The RCHS Player of the Week for the September 8 game with McMinn County is Junior Quarterback Zack Pemberton. Zack was 9 of 13 for 139 yards passing and rushed for 42 yards in Rhea County’s exciting overtime win.
Zack completed 69% of his passes giving him a 102.1 QB rating for the game. The Eagles gutted it out in over time overcoming a 14-0 deficit.
Zack and the Eagles, now 2-2 for the season, resume district play this Friday as they host the Lenoir City Panthers. Kickoff 7:30 PM, Bill Horton Field.
The Player of the Week Award is sponsored by Southeast Bank.