Saturday November 28th, 2015 8:08AM

Gainesville's Michael Byrd named National Bank of Georgia <i>Player of the Week</i>

By Staff
<div style="text-align: center"><iframe src="//;byline=0&amp;portrait=0" width="500" height="281" frameborder="0" webkitallowfullscreen mozallowfullscreen allowfullscreen></iframe></div><br /> <br /> <br /> 2014 National Bank of Georgia <I>Player of the Week</i> Recipients <br /> <br /> <b>Week 1</b> - Kwon Williams, West Hall RB/DB<br /> <b>Week 2</b> - Malcolm Mitchell, Banks County WR/DB<br /> <b>Week 3</b> - Charlie Woerner, Rabun County WR/RB/DB<br /> <b>Week 4</b> - Joseph Mancuso, Union County QB<br /> <b>Week 5</b> - John Urzua, North Gwinnett QB<br /> <b>Week 6</b> - Desmond Wheeler, Stephens County RB<br /> <b>Week 7</b> - Derrick Brown, Lanier DE<br /> <b>Week 8</b> - Mikey Gonzalez, Gainesville QB<br /> <b>Week 9</b> - Devin Watson, East Hall QB<br /> <b>Week 10</b> - Zach Matthews, Lumpkin County QB<br /> <b>Week 11</b> - Evan Shirreffs, Jefferson QB<br /> <b>Week 12</b> - Michael Byrd, Gainesville RB
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