Here are the nominees for the Tampa Bay area football defensive player of the week, sponsored by the Army. Voting lasts until 9 a.m. Monday.
DB Nick Mirabella, Sr., East Lake: Recorded nine tackles and an interception in a loss to Ocoee.
ATH Jershaun Newton, So., Clearwater Central Catholic: The Marauders quarterback stood out on defense, finishing with seven tackles, two sacks and a forced fumble in a win over Carrollwood Day.
DL Isaiah Nixon, Sr., Lakewood: Recorded six tackles, two sacks and a forced fumble in a win over Calvary Christian.
LB Drew Woodaz, Jr., Jesuit: His second-half interception helped the Tigers pull away from Largo in the region finals.