This week Prep Sports Report/Grassi Roofing connected on the seventh Prep Sports Report/Grassi Roofing Girl's Player of the Week Award of the season to Scarlett Jackson of Calvary Day School.
Player: Scarlett Jackson, sophomore, Quarterback/Running Back
School: Calvary Day School
Sport: Flag football
Week: November 28, 2022 - December 02, 2022
Games: November 29, 2022, vs. Savannah Country Day and Wheeler County High School
Playoff week: In the first two rounds of the Georgia HighSchool Association Class 1-4 Flag Football Playoffs on Tuesday, November 29, 2022, Scarlett ran for 217 yards on 22 carries with four rushing touchdowns and caught a pass for one more touchdown for a total of five on the night.
"Scarlett has been nothing less than phenomenal. She makes things happen. Anytime she has the ball, she can potentially go all the way. She is a great team player and very coachable. She will be the key to every team moving forward there is no doubt in my mind. Very proud of her and the success she has had. Best part as a coach is that she is only a sophomore!" – Calvary Coach Nick Grassi.
Note: On the season, Jackson has rushed for 955 yards on 95 carries and scored 15 rushing touchdowns. She has 27 receptions for 199 yards and five scores, bringing her touchdown total for this year to 21. Jackson was a player to watch from the Savannah Moring News, and she has improved tremendously with one year under her belt. As a freshman, Scarlett had nine catches for 110 yards and two touchdowns while running for 273 yards and three scores.
Photo Credit – Calvary Day School
Optim Orthopedics supports Benedictine Military School, Calvary Day School, Richmond Hill High School, Savannah Country Day, South Effingham High School, and St. Vincent's athletics. Benedictine Military School's team doctor is Dr. David Sedory. Dr. David Palmer is the team doctor for Calvary Day School, South Effingham, and Richmond Hill. Savannah Country Day and St. Vincent's team doctor is Dr. Thomas Alexander. Remember, Optim Orthopedics gets you back into the game!