Independence wide receiver Dion Simmseis the Franklin Home Page / Newk’s Player of the Week after catching three passes for 31 yards and one touchdown in a 36-35 loss to Hendersonville Friday.

Independence wide receiver Dion Simmseis the Franklin Home Page / Newk’s Player of the Week after catching three passes for 31 yards and one touchdown in a 36-35 loss to Hendersonville Friday.

Honorable Mentions

Andrew Bunch, Independence: Completed 16 of 31 passes for 297 yards, three touchdowns and two interceptions in 36-35 loss to Hendersonville.

Vic Wharton III, Independence: Had five receptions for 119 yards, three carries for 30 yards and two touchdowns (1 rush) in 36-35 loss to Hendersonville.

RaShaan Gaulden, Independence: Caught five passes for 105 yards and one touchdown in 36-35 loss to Hendersonville.