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12   Howell, Elijah
FS / QB

Height: 5'10
Weight: 180
Class: Alumni

Birthday: 8/16/1993
GPA: 2.72
Favorite Class: Geometry
Favorite Teacher: Mr. Gilbert
What Does Commando Football Mean To You: Hard work, and determination to be successful.

Elijah was one of the teams’ top athletes for his entire career as a COMMANDO.  He was also a team leader in each of those years.  He was a difference maker on defense his Senior year and could do it all on offense.  Was elected a ‘Team Captain’ along with Whit Gray, Joe Townsend, and Troy Dye.  Was also named to the ‘All-District’ team and was ‘1st Team All-County’ as an athlete.  Ended career with 917 passing yards, 918 rushing yards, 83 receiving yards, and 22 total TD’s.  Also had 60 tackles, 1 tackle for loss, 4 interceptions, 28 pass break ups, and 1 fumble recovery.  He has outstanding character and is planning on continuing his playing career at Western Kentucky University.

2010-Was a team leader and crucial part of the teams success.  Was named ‘1st Team All-County’ as an athlete, ‘All-District’ player, and voted by his teammates as a ‘Team Captain’.  Could do it all for the COMMANDOS and started in all 3 phases of the game.  Started the first 4 games of the season at Quarterback before moving to Running Back in order to help his team.  Was also the teams starting Free Safety where he developed into an outstanding pass defender.  On defense, he ended season with 45 tackles, 1 tackle for loss, 3 interceptions, 18 pass break ups, 1 fumble recovery, and 1 defensive touchdown.  Recorded a career high 7 tackles against Mt. Juliet.  Defensive touchdown came when he scooped up a blocked punt against Hunters Lane.  2 of his 3 interceptions came in the playoffs with 1 against Gallatin and 1 against Ridgeway.  Had a career best 3 pass break ups in the Wilson Central game.  As a passer, Elijah had 24 completions on 43 attempts for 329 yards with 5 TD’s and 2 interceptions.  Had a season best 87 yards in the season opener versus Riverdale.  Threw for touchdowns against Lebanon, LaVergne, Mt. Juliet, and had 2 versus Station Camp.  Led team in passing yards in the Riverdale, LaVergne, and Station Camp games.  Ended season with 525 rushing yards on 103 attempts with 3 TD’s.  Led team in rushing with 86 yards versus Riverdale, 63 yards against Beech, and 48 yards against Gallatin.  Had 2 TD’s versus Portland and 1 versus Riverdale.  Career long rush of 62 yards came in Riverdale game.  Also had 4 catches for 83 yards with 2 more TD’s, led team in receiving yards in Station Camp game, and his career long catch of 48 yards that went for a touchdown also came against the Bison.  His other receiving touchdown came versus Gallatin.  His 2 kickoff returns were against Riverdale and totaled 40 yards.

2009-Started 9 of 11 games at Quarterback for the COMMANDOS, and was an important part of the defensive secondary at Free Safety.  Ended the season with 577 passing yards and 7 touchdowns while completing 48 passes on 118 attempts.  Also had 74 rushes for 354 yards with 4 rushing TD's.  Went 7-12 passing for a career high 119 yards versus LaVergne, all of which came in the second half, also had his career long completion of 45 yards to Nigel Jones in the LaVergne game.  Helped lead team to a comeback double overtime victory over Riverdale in the season opener with 9 completions on 18 attempts and 2 TD's (one with less than a minute left in the game, and the other on 4th down in the 1st overtime period).  Threw for 2 TD's twice against Riverdale and in the COMMANDOS playoff loss to Clarksville Northeast.  Also threw for a touchdown against Hunters Lane, Station Camp, and Beech.  Had career high with 157 rushing yards against Mt. Juliet including his season long rush of 50 yards.  Scored rushing touchdowns versus Mt. Juliet, Clarksville Northeast, and 2 against Gallatin.  Ended season with 10 tackles, 1 forced fumble, 4 pass break ups, and 1 interception.  Had a season high 4 tackles against Wilson Central.  Interception came in Station Camp game.  Was a ‘2nd Team All-County’ selection.

2008-Started one game at Quarterback for the COMMANDOS in 2008.  One start came against Hillwood which the COMMANDOS won 35-13.  Was 1-6 passing for the year with his one completion coming against Hillwood for his long of 11 yards to senior Tight End Chad Pennington.  His lone interception in 2008 came against Dickson County.  Also had 39 rushing yards for the season with a long rush of 15 yards against Hillwood.  Was the COMMANDOS 'Nickel Back' on defense and had 5 tackles and 6 pass break-ups.  Also was back up Free Safety.  Did an excellent job directing the COMMANDO offense in spring practice.

2007-Played well for the Freshman COMMANDOS in 2007 at Quarterback and Free Safety. 

-Member of the HHS Basketball team

-2008-2010 Member of the HHS Track and Field Team

 




Passing Fumbles
Comp Att Pct Yards Avg TD Int FUM Lost
73 167 43.71% 917 12.56 12 9 3 1


Receiving Fumbles
Rec Yards Avg Long TD FUM Lost
4 83 20.75 48 2 0 0


Rushing Fumbles
Att Yards Avg Long TD FUM Lost
192 918 4.78 62 7 6 3


Defense
Tackles Interceptions Fumbles
Total Solo Asst Sack SFTY Hurries TFL YL Ints Passes Defensed DTD FF FR
60 42 18 0 0 0 1 6 4 28 1 0 1


Special Teams
Kicking Punting Tackles
Returns Yards Avg TD Returns Yards Avg TD
2 40 20.0 0 0 0 - 0 0


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Rockom, Zach
Zach Rockom
DL / OL

Height: 6'2
Weight: 245
Class: Senior
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2018 Schedule
8/17 Blackman Home -
8/24 Centennial Away -
8/31 Station Camp Home -
9/7 Beech Away -
9/14 Lebanon Home -
9/21 Franklin Away -
9/28 Wilson Cetral (HC) Home -
10/5 Gallatin Home -
10/12 BYE Home -
10/19 Rossview Away -
10/26 Mt. Juliet Away -
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Wilson Central 0 0
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