Eastland's Moylan captures Player of Week honors after six-touchdown performance

POSTED: 9:51 AM Sep 05 2013   UPDATED: 4:41 PM Sep 05 2013
Eastland QB Josh Moylan
ABILENE, Texas -

Week Zero in high school football across the Big Country is one of the most anticipated and unpredictable weeks of the season.

Eastland’s Josh Moylan led a stampede over 3A Sweetwater, painting the first triumphant underdog portrait of the season for his 2A squad.

Moylan threw for 299 yards and three touchdowns, but added on an additional three touchdowns rushing. Moylan accounted for all six touchdowns Friday night to give
Eastland a 46-30 win over the Mustangs at home.

Although Eastland was the underdog facing Sweetwater, Moylan's level of play showed no doubts.

Moylan has been with head coach Brian Hulett since Hulett's arrival his seventh grade year. Moylan spent his freshman and sophomore year preparing under star quarterbacks Jarred Moylan and Trent Brittain.

Moylan and the Mavericks take Grandview at home at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 6.