East Hamilton’s Kireese Willis earns Player of the Week honors

Staff Photo by Robin Rudd / East Hamilton's Kireese Willis (5) looks back at a Tiger defender as he goes for a Hurricane touchdown. Willis totaled 274 all-purpose yards and four touchdowns in the Hurricanes' season-opening road victory over Hixson.

A new era for the East Hamilton High School football team began with a blazing start last Friday thanks to dynamic senior star Kireese Willis, who is the Times Free Press' first Player of the Week for the 2023 season.