Fort Payne's Barnes garners player of the week

Fort Payne's Jake Barnes.

Garnering 40% of the online voting, Fort Payne's Jake Barnes is The Times-Journal Player of the Week.

Barnes completed 8 of 19 passes for 196 yards and three touchdowns, helping the Wildcats rally from a 17-point, first-quarter deficit to defeat Etowah at Jim Glover Field in Attalla last Friday night.

Barnes threw a 72-yard scoring pass to Connor Cash and a 32-yarder to Sawyer Burt, before connecting with Marcus Ledford for a 24-yard scoring strike to put Fort Payne ahead for good.

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