Here are the nominees for the Tampa Bay defensive player of the week. Voting lasts until 9 a.m. Friday.
Ryan Gross, Sr., Clearwater Central Catholic: Recorded a team-high 13 tackles in a Class 1M region final win over Carrollwood Day.
Peter Pesansky, Sr., Jesuit: Finished with 12 tackles and two sacks in a Class 3M region final loss to Gaither.
Serious Stinyard, Jr., Gaither: Recorded four tackles and picked off a pass in a Class 3M region final win over Jesuit.
Alex Tate, Jr., Plant: Led the Panthers with 14 tackles and four sacks in a Class 4M region final win over Sumner.
Cyler Ward, Sr., Tampa Bay Tech: Finished with six tackles and two sacks in a Class 3M region final loss to Orlando Jones.