Two days after pledging his services to South Carolina, Damiere Byrd continued to put up huge numbers for Timber Creek (N.J.).
The senior speedster accounted for 200 total yards in a 42-24 win over Eastern (N.J.). He rushed for times for 95 yards and an 80-yard touchdown and caught six passes for 105 yards and a 40-yard score. That’s 18.2 yards per touch.
Perhaps Timber Creek coach Rob Hinson summed it up best when he said earlier this season that Byrd is “absolutely electrifying.”
Byrd has rushed 54 times this season for 615 yards (11.4 per carry) and nine touchdowns. He has 18 receptions for 257 yards (14.3 per catch) and two scores.
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Timber Creek is 4-2 this season.
Here is how USC’s other commitments fared this week:
K.J. Brent, WR, Marvin Ridge (N.C.) | Brent had five catches for 157 yards and two touchdowns in a 38-34 win over Anson County (N.C.). Marvin Ridge is 7-2.
Kaleb Broome, OT, Georgia Military | Broome started at tackle in a 41-10 win over Louisburg College. GMC is 5-2.
Shon Carson, RB, Lake City | Carson had 22 carries for 211 yards and four touchdowns in a 45-7 win over Kingstree. Lake City is 7-2. Thomas Finnie, CB, Miami Central | Finnie had five tackles and two pass breakups in a 42-0 win over Hialeah (Fla.). Miami Central is 6-1.
Deon Green, DT, Olympia (Fla.) | Green’s individual statistics were not available from a 33-7 win over Ocoee (Fla.). He had eight tackles, three tackles for loss and two pass breakups last week’s win over West Orange (Fla.). Olympia is 7-1.
Mason Harris, DE, Ridgeland (Ga.) | Harris had 10 tackles, one sack and two quarterback hurries in a 21-0 win over Ringgold (Ga.). Ridgeland is 7-1.
Jared Henry, S, First Coast (Fla.) | Henry had six solo tackles, two pass breakups and returned an onside kick for a 55-yard touchdown in a 28-14 win over Middlesburg (Fla.). First Coast is 8-0.
Ronnie Martin, DB, Spartanburg | Martin’s individual stats were not available from a 30-14 win over Rock Hill. Spartanburg is 4-5.
Martay Mattox, QB, Clarke Central (Ga.) | Mattox threw for 135 yards, one touchdown and one interception in a 47-14 win over Madison County (Ga.). He was 8-for-17 passing and rushed eight times for 90 yards and two scores. Clarke Central is 8-0.
Mike Matulis, OL, Park Vista (Fla.) | Matulis started at tackle in a 46-0 win over Suncoast (Fla.). Park Vista is 5-2.
Lorenzo Mauldin, DE, Jackson (Ga.) | Mauldin had six tackles and two sacks in a 32-16 win over Westminster (Ga.). Jackson is 3-4. Quincy McKinney, OL, Carver (Ga.) | McKinney was not expected to play (ankle injury) in Carver’s 47-0 win over Kendrick (Ga.). He is expected to play again this season. Carver is 8-0.
Jordan Montgomery, LB, South Lake (Fla.) | Montgomery had four tackles and recovered a fumble for a touchdown in a 16-14 loss to Wekiva (Fla.). South Lake is 3-4.
Edward Muldrow, OLB, South Gwinnett (Ga.) | Muldrow had four tackles, one tackle for loss and a quarterback pressure in a 24-22 win over Grayson (Ga.). South Gwinnett is 7-2.
Will Sport, OL, Pace (Fla.) | Sport started at tackle in a 34-17 loss to Pine Forest (Fla.). Pace is 6-2.
Angelo Watley, DE, Peachtree Ridge (Ga.) | Angelo Watley, DE, Peachtree Ridge (Ga.) | Watley had one tackle and one reception for zero yards in a 35-14 win over Duluth (Ga.). Peachtree Ridge is 6-2.
Brandon Wilds, RB, Blythewood | Wilds rushed 19 times for 82 yards and caught one pass for minus-1 yards in a 43-13 loss to Dutch Fork. Blythewood is 3-6.