Each week The Champion spotlights former high school players from the county who are succeeding in athletics on the college level.
Kayla Lewis, Florida (basketball): The sophomore guard from Southwest DeKalb scored 11 points and had eight rebounds in the 80-63win over Northern Iowa on Nov. 24. She is averaging 7.9 points and 6.6 rebounds per game this season.
Justin Colvin, Alabama A&M (basketball): The freshman guard from Miller Grove scored 19 points off 6 of 8 field goal attempts and 5 of 7 three point attempts on Nov. 20 in the 103-77 win over Oakwood. He is averaging 6.3 points per game this season.
Mike Davis, South Carolina (football): The freshman running back from Stephenson helped lead his team in its 27-17 win over Clemson on Nov. 24. He had 12 carries for 43 yards in the win. He finished the regular season with 52 carries for 289 yards and two touchdowns.