IL Team of the Week (Week of September 2, 2019)


Lincoln Blue Tigers Football

The Lincoln Prep Blue Tigers are this week’s Interscholastic League Team of the Week for their dominating 47-24 winning performance over the Hogan Prep Rams Saturday, August 31. The Blue Tigers went into halftime trailing the Rams 21-24 before completely shutting down Hogan’s offense in the second half while putting up 26 unanswered points.

Junior running back Israel Gentry gained 168 total yards and scored 5 total touch­downs on just 13 touches. Fellow junior lineback Jermaine Hamilton led the defense with 9 tackles, 3 for loss, and a sack. (Photos for the story by Brandon McCarty & Renee Smith)