|Jackson in week 1 action vs. Dearborn | Source: Ken Dettloff / The D Zone|
The D Zone has partnered with Varsity Nation to provide a spotlight weekly on the Michigan High School Football player we feel was the top player in the state of Michigan.
Varsity Nation was formed in December of 2010 with the ambition of helping local youth reach their full potential and achieve their dreams. Varsity Nation supports athletes with one on one and group trainings for a variety of sports. All athletes need a supportive coach or trainer to achieve their full potential. With Varsity Nation we give every athlete the opportunity to work with sport specific experts who will provide the support and guidance they need.
Many who have trained with Varsity Nation have achieved scholarships to colleges and have gone on to coach others. Whether your goal is to go to college or to focus on a professional career in athletics Varsity Nation can assist you with reaching these goals.
Varsity Nation provides assistance not only with training, but also with promoting an athlete through recognition, profile videos, and collaboration with colleges and sports affiliates. These promotion techniques are used to make others aware of the athlete’s abilities and potential.
For the 8th week of the 2014 MHSAA football season, we have selected West Bloomfield 2016 QB Trishton Jackson as the Week 8 Player of the Week Presented by Varsity Nation. Trishton Jackson led the West Bloomfield Lakers in a shooutout 54-29 win vs. Stoney Creek, in their final OAA Red game of the season this past week. West Bloomfield 2016 QB Trishton Jackson accounted for 7 of the Lakers 8 touchdowns.
West Bloomfield QB Trishton Jackson threw for 3 passing touchdowns of; 46 yards, 44 yards, and 11 yards. On the ground Jackson added 4 touchdowns of; 45 yards, 65 yards, and 2 short yardage touchdowns according to the Oakland Press. Trishton Jackson finished with over 150 rushing yards and 300 passing yards to put a staple on West Bloomfield's OAA Red division run that included an unforgettable 39-0 shutout on Lake Orion
Trishton Jackson will look to continue the teams success in a playoff prepper / crossover with Southfield on Friday afternoon.