Here are the nominations for defensive player of the week. Voting lasts through Monday.
DL Aiden Bell,Jr., Clearwater: Had his best game of the season, recording four tackles, a sack, a blocked punt, a forced fumble and a fumble recovery in a 19-6 win over Pinellas Park.
DB Cole Castro, Sr., Mitchell: The ball hawk picked off two passes and had four tackles in a 42-14 win over Wiregrass Ranch.
LB Joe Chavis, Jr., Weeki Wachee: Recorded 10.5 tackles and had a forced fumble to help the Hornets beat Springstead 13-6.
DB Chase Cregan, Sr., Cambridge Christian: Led the Lancers with eight tackles in a 21-13 win over Seffner Christian.
DB Marlow Freyre, Sr., East Bay: Recorded eight tackles, a sack and returned an interception for a touchdown in a 41-35 win over Riverview.
LB Cortland Mitchell, Jr., Osceola: Registered 18 tackles and had a sack and a forced fumble in a 14-7 win over Palm Harbor University.
LB Garrick Ponder, Jr., Seminole: Recorded eight tackles and two sacks in a 16-6 win over Hollins.
DB Alloysius Tyson, Fr., Jefferson: Finished with four tackles and picked off two passes, including one that was returned for a touchdown to seal a 40-30 win over King.