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FRIDAY NIGHT STARS: South Forsyth's Nelson paved the way against Pinecrest Academy
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South Forsyth junior offensive lineman Jordan Nelson graded out at 99 percent and had nine pancake blocks against Pinecrest Academy.

Here are some of the best Forsyth County high school football performances from this past Friday:

TOP THREE

Sports editor Brian Paglia picks the best three performances by Forsyth County high school football players from this past Friday.

Daniel Durnwald, Horizon Christian: The senior had eight tackles and two interceptions on defense and caught four passes for 42 yards and a touchdown against Life Christian.

Simon Holcomb, North Forsyth: The senior wide receiver caught seven passes for 117 yards and two touchdowns against Johns Creek.

Jordan Nelson, South Forsyth: The junior offensive lineman graded out at 99 percent and had nine pancake blocks against Pinecrest Academy.

THE REST

AJ Jean Baptiste, Forsyth Central: The senior defensive lineman unofficially had eight tackles and four tackles for loss in less than a half against Dawson County in a game that was called for rain.

Robert Bishop, North Forsyth: The senior safety had 10 tackles (four solo), one tackle for loss and one pass deflection against Johns Creek.

Michael Bun, North Forsyth: The senior defensive end had two tackles, one tackle for loss, three pass deflections and a blocked punt against Johns Creek.

Zach Burns, West Forsyth: The junior wide receiver caught four passes for 75 yards against Pace Academy in a game that was shortened to one half due to weather.

David Carrillo, West Forsyth: The sophomore defensive lineman had four tackles, one tackle for loss and two quarterback pressures against Pace Academy in a game that was shortened to one half due to weather.

Ken Dicks, Lambert: The junior defensive back had one tackle and one interception against Mountain View.

Daniel Durnwald, Horizon Christian: The senior had eight tackles and two interceptions on defense and caught four passes for 42 yards and a touchdown against Life Christian.

Tyler Gillis, Lambert: The junior wide receiver caught five passes for 107 yards and a touchdown against Mountain View.

Kiernen Hamilton, West Forsyth: The senior quarterback completed 13 of 23 passes for 171 yards and a touchdown against Pace Academy in a game that was shortened to one half due to weather.

Shaun Herock, North Forsyth: The senior linebacker had 13 tackles and three tackles for loss against Johns Creek.

Jared Honey, South Forsyth: The junior running back had two catches for 87 yards, including a 70-yard touchdown, and rushed for 31 yards on four carries against Pinecrest Academy.

Sabrian Howard, Forsyth Central: The senior running back unofficially had 113 yards and a touchdown in less than a half against Dawson County in a game that was called for rain.

Griffin Hughes, North Forsyth: The senior defensive end had six tackles (four solo), one tackle for loss and one sack against Johns Creek.

Ian Hunt, South Forsyth: The junior defensive lineman had four tackles (one solo) against Pinecrest Academy.

Jaryd Jean-Felix, Lambert: The senior defensive back had six tackles (five solo), one tackle for loss, three pass deflections and a blocked field goal against Mountain View.

Joey Johnson, South Forsyth: The senior defensive end had four tackles (two solo) and one tackle for loss against Pinecrest Academy.

Bryce Jones, West Forsyth: The junior caught three passes for 50 yards and a touchdown, made a 28-yard field goal and had two kickoffs for touchbacks against Pace Academy in a game that was shortened to one half due to weather.

Richie Kenney, Lambert: The senior quarterback completed 11 of 25 passes for 195 yards and a touchdown against Mountain View.

Joey Lucas, South Forsyth: The junior linebacker had five tackles (one solo) and one sack against Pinecrest Academy.

Matt Kimbrough, Horizon Christian: The senior rushed for 135 yards and a touchdown on 12 carries and made 15 tackles against Life Christian.

Guy Morra, South Forsyth: The senior wide receiver caught three passes for 75 yards and two touchdowns against Pinecrest Academy.

Mac Redmond, Lambert: The senior linebacker had six tackles (three solo) and two tackles for loss against Mountain View.

Landon Sims, South Forsyth: The sophomore defensive back had four tackles, two tackles for loss and a safety against Pinecrest Academy.

Max Slott, South Forsyth: The senior linebacker had 10 tackles (seven solo) against Pinecrest Academy.

Deshon Stoudemire, Lambert: The sophomore returned three kickoffs for 79 yards, including one for 51 yards, against Mountain View.

Cade Vela, West Forsyth: The junior defensive back had eight tackles against Pace Academy in a game that was shortened to one half due to weather.

Jacob Woodard, Forsyth Central: The senior defensive back unofficially had seven tackles and four pass deflections in less than a half against Dawson County in a game that was called for rain.