September 22, 2012
GAC's Rafe Chapple
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Each week during the football season, the Daily Post conducted online voting for its Fans Choice Player of the Week honors. Those weekly winners will now compete in one final competition — Fans Choice Player of the Year.
Junior quarterback was nearly flawless in Spartans' playoff win over previously unbeaten Heard County
A look at the players up for this week's award, which is selected by online fan voting
In the first half, one defensive stop played like a touchdown. The first six possessions in GAC's Class AA football playoff matchup at Heard Country resulted in touchdowns with both teams treating the game as defense optional.
Greater Atlanta Christian went into Class AA state playoffs after a heartbreaking loss and with leading rusher Kyle Scales hobbled. The Spartans weren't ready to let some adversity derail them, though.
A look at who's up for the Gwinnett high school football honor this week
Rafe Chapple didn't ride a bus for two hours to Chattanooga to have a bad game. The junior quarterback threw for 219 yards and five scores as Greater Atlanta Christian defeated Howard 42-20 Friday night.