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Eisenhower High School’s Tyrique Matthews Named Houston TD Club Defensive Player of the Year Finalist

Eisenhower High School’s Tyrique Matthews Named Houston TD Club Defensive Player of the Year Finalist
Posted on 12/13/2018

Past winners include the likes of future NFL stars such as Thurman Thomas, Vince Young and Andrew Luck.

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Touchdown Club of Houston’s 2018 UIL High School Awards finalists were announced during the awards dinner on Dec. 13 in the Galleria.

The Touchdown Club of Houston has been handing out its Player of the Year honors to the top high school players in the Houston area since 1980. Each year, both a senior offensive and defensive player from public schools in Greater Houston are given the award.

Eisenhower HS’ Tyrique Matthews was among the 20 finalists recognized. The linebacker is committed to play for Texas Tech University in fall 2019.

Houston Touchdown Club Player of the Year Finalists

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Offense

RB Deondrick Glass, Katy
OT Kenyon Green, Atascocita (Texas A&M)
WR Korey King, Fort Bend Marshall
QB/ATH Raymond Richardson, Jersey Village
OL Layden Robinson, Manvel (Texas A&M)
RB D’Anthony Simms-Coleman, Klein
WR Ainias Smith, Fort Bend Dulles
RB Isaiah Spiller, Klein Collins (Texas A&M)
OL James Taylor, North Shore
TE Jalen Wydermyer, Dickinson (Texas A&M)


Defense

Aldine-ISD-Eisenhower-HS-Tyrique-Matthews-Commits-to-Texas-Tech-University-1.jpgDE Tony Bradford, North Shore (Texas Tech)M
LB David Gbenda, Katy Cinco Ranch (Texas)M
S Myles Heard, Fort Bend DullesM
LDT Trevon Johnson, Houston LamarM
DE Jevon Leon, Alief HastingsM
LB Tyrique Matthews, Aldine Eisenhower (Texas Tech)M
S Jamal Morris, Fort Bend Bush (Oklahoma)M
LB Tre’Von Mosley, Cy-FairM
DE Braedon Mowry, Katy Taylor (Texas A&M)M
LB Landon Roque, DickinsonM

Congratulations!