Here are the nominations for the football defensive player of the week. Voting lasts through Monday.
LB Johnny Fairbank, Sr., Mitchell: Recorded 13 tackles and had 1.5 sacks in a win over Cypress Creek.
DB Eric Felder, Jr., Jefferson: Picked off two passes against Spoto, returning both for touchdowns.
DB Juju Galdos, Sr., Sunlake: The veteran was everywhere, registering 13 tackles, returning an interception for a touchdown and forcing two fumbles, the last one helping to preserve a win over rival Land O’ Lakes.
LB Evan Graham, Sr., Boca Ciega: The Georgia State commit had 13 tackles, three sacks, an interception that was returned for a touchdown and a forced fumble in a win over Seminole.
DL Colin Kroeger, Sr., Countryside: Kept applying the pressure with 11 tackles, six quarterbacks pressures and a sack in a win over Palm Harbor University.
LB Kyle Pierre, Sr., Cambridge Christian: Recorded eight tackles, 1.5 sacks and had a forced fumble in the win over Evangelical Christian.
DB Lincoln Rosenthal, Sr., Keswick Christian: Finished with a team-high 14 tackles and broke up a pass in win over Santa Fe. The defense has not allowed a touchdown in the last two games.