John Marshall’s Dereck Hess Is Marshall County Athlete of the Month

John Marshall football stalwart Dereck Hess is the Wheeling Elks Lodge No. 28 Marshall County Athlete of the Month for September. The senior running back is one of the leading rushers and scorers in the valley, and has helped lead the Monarchs to a winning record so far this season. Hess is shown receiving his award from Elks Youth Activities Committee member, Jeff Miller, right. Looking on are Monarchs football coach Rick Goodrich, second from left, and Athletics Director Rob Chavanak.