Here are the nominees for the baseball player of the week. Voting lasts through Saturday.
P/1B Alex Canney, Sr., Durant: Threw a combined five scoreless innings, allowing five hits and striking out 10, in wins over Sarasota Riverview and Kissimmee Osceola to help the Cougars reach the 7A state semifinals. ,
INF/P Gabe Garrett, Sr., Bloomingdale: Ended up 2-for-4 with two RBIs and a run scored in a win over Naples Gulf Coast to help the Bulls reach the 6A state semifinals.
C/DH Alejandro Montada, Jr., Jefferson: Drove in two runs, including the deciding one, and scored two more in a win over Land O’ Lakes to help the Dragons reach the 5A state semifinals.
P/OF Justin Montanez, Sr., Nature Coast: Threw a four-hitter, allowing one unearned run while striking out four in a win over Orlando Bishop Moore and a trip to the 4A state semifinals.
2B Dylan Oester, Sr., Dunedin: Went 2-for-3 with a double, three RBIs and a run scored in a win over Cape Coral Mariner and a trip to the 4A state semifinals.