The Week 8 Friday Night Drive Team of the Week is here.
After 4,021 people voted, tallying 6,348 total votes, we are proud to announce the Team of the Week. Thank you to our presenting sponsor: Schweickert, Ganassin, Krzak, Rundio, LLP.
Team of the Week MVP: Nathan Greetham, RB, Prairie Ridge
Team of the Week
Brandon Parades, Plainfield East
13-of-18, 227 yards, 3 Pass TD, 1 rush TD
Cole Teschner, Montini
21-of-32, 239, 4 TDs in loss to Nazareth
Tyler Merdian, Polo
4-for 4, 190 yards, 3 TDs; TD run
Nathan Greetham, Prairie Ridge
243 yards rushing, 3 TDs in 56-21 win over Crystal Lake South Had 201 yards in first quarter.
Aaron Larkins, Plainfield Central
15 carries, 111 yards, five touchdowns
Vinny Iannantone, Joliet Catholic
33 carries, 177 yards, 2 TD
Ethan McCarter, DeKalb
Had nine catches for 117 yards for the Barbs
Julian Turner, Montini
12 catches, 121 yards, TD in loss to Nazareth
Brian Filosa, York
Had 70-yard punt return for a TD that turned out to be game-winning score in 14-10 win over Willowbrook
Beau Cash, Sycamore
The Spartans ran for more than 250 yards, and Cash was a big part of paving the way for multiple backs.
Matt Slou, Kaneland
Anchored both sides, offense 500+ total yds, defense allowed just 6 rush yds in win vs. Ottawa
Everett Snyder, York
6 tackles, 2.5 tackles for loss, 1 sack, 3 hurries in 14-10 win over Willowbrook
Ryan Migliorini, St. Bede
9 tackles in 15-12 win over Hall
Taeden Thomas, Oswego
2 sacks in 38-14 win over Oswego East
Chris Swayne, LaSalle-Peru
15 tackles, 2 TFL, sack in 31-7 loss to Morris
Jace Christian, Reed-Custer
7.5 total tackles, 1 sack, 1.5 tackles for loss
Phillip Carlton, Plainfield Central
7 tackles, 3 for loss, interception
Kiefer Tarnoki, Sycamore
Had a sack and an interception playing just one half in a 50-0 win against Woodstock.
Noah Taylor, Lemont
1 interception, 1 fumble recovery, 3 tackles
Robert Satterwhite, Joliet West
Interception return for a score
Ashton Niehaus, Jacobs
INT return touchdown, scooped up short punt and returned it from 28 to 11 to set up another TD as Jacobs beat Hampshire, 49-13.
Alex Panico, Kaneland
Had an interception and returned blocked punt for a TD in win over Ottawa