Hope Bobcats Rodney Phillips was named Hempstead County Farm Bureau Players of the Week for his performance last Friday night Oct. 20 for week 8 of the 2017 football season.

Hope Bobcats Rodney Phillips was named Hempstead County Farm Bureau Players of the Week for his performance last Friday night Oct. 20 for week 8 of the 2017 football season. For the Bobcats, Phillips started as both offensive and defensive tackle. He had seven tackles and two tackles for a loss.

Agent, Reed Camp congratulated and presented Phillips with the Player of the Week football. This Friday night for week 9 of gridiron season on Oct. 27, the Hope Bobcats will travel on the road to face White Hall this Friday night for 5A South Conference play.