Jackson Head, ’23 wide receiver/tight end

Posted On: 09/21/20 3:26 PM

One of the bigger surprises so far this season in Cherokee County has been the rapid ascension of River Ridge. Only one season removed from a 1-win campaign, the Knights have fired off three-straight wins to start the season. Leading the surge has been a three-headed trio on offense and a few key defenders who all could see new attention in the recruiting world.

Carson Lathem, QB, Class of 2022

In his first season as the starter behind center, Lathem has yet to show any signs of hesitation. The 5-foot-11, 150-pound athlete completed 18-for-23 passes for 241 yards and four touchdowns. He found three different receivers for scores and showed excellent decision making in River Ridge’s spread attack. On the season, Lathem has completed 63 percent (35-for-55) of his passes for 492 yards for six touchdowns.


Jackson Head, WR/TE, Class of 2023

Possibly the best prospect on River Ridge’s roster, Head showed why he should be garnering attention from college recruiters. The six-foot-three, 205-pound sophomore caught five balls for 90 yards and two scores. He did all his damage in the first half and on the season Head has amassed 14 catches for 249 yards with three scores. An

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