Cartersville Athletes After High School Update
A former Cartersville football player helped nearby Reinhardt triumph in its Mid-South Conference opener Saturday in Grayson, Kentucky. Cartersville High graduate Bryce Wilkins stepped up in the resounding 71-21 thrashing of Kentucky Christian. Wilkins had four tackles and a sack.
Dalen Curtis (Brevard College Jr., Cartersville) — Curtis recorded a 3-yard reception in a 22-10 win over Maryville.
Grant Harris (Victor Valley So., Cartersville) — Harris had a monster game in helping his side to a 31-24 victory Saturday at Santa Monica. The former Cane made five tackles, including two for loss, and recorded a 10-yard sack.
Sean Holton (Davidson Jr., Cartersville) — Holton had a kickoff return in a 42-31 win Saturday over Morehead State.
Bradley Kirk (Shorter So., Cartersville) — Kirk posted 11 tackles, including eight solo stops, in Saturday’s loss to West Georgia.
Nick Root (Carson-Newman R-Fr., Cartersville) — Root was on the participants’ list for Carson-Newman’s 69-18 Saturday victory over UNC Pembroke.
Bryce Wilkins (Reinhardt So., Cartersville) — Wilkins recorded a 9-yard sack as part of a four-tackle performance in Reinhardt’s rout of Kentucky Christian.
Marissa Mowry (Anderson So., Cartersville) — Mowry continues to start every game for the Trojans. She attempted two shots in 72 minutes of Anderson’s 4-0 win over Coker on Wednesday. Mowry played all 90 minutes of Sunday’s 1-0 loss to Tusculum.
Madison Putzer (Young Harris Jr., Cartersville) — Putzer saw a combined 11 minutes in a pair of victories this past week. The junior played six minutes in a 2-0 win over Albany State and five minutes in a 1-0 victory against Francis Marion.
Payton Putzer (Young Harris Jr., Cartersville) — Putzer started each of her team’s wins. She went 78 minutes in Wednesday’s triumph and 75 minutes with two shot attempts on Saturday.
Nedu Evans (Augusta Fr., Cartersville) — Evans featured in four of five sets in a 3-2 road victory over Flagler on Friday. She totaled five kills on 15 attacks and added two block assists. No stats were listed for Evans from Augusta’s 3-2 defeat last Tuesday at West Georgia.