Record your vote for Coastal Alabama’s best football player after week 8 of the season
Check out the nominees for Coastal Alabama Football Player of the Week for Week 8 of the 2022 high school football season.
Coaches can submit stats after their games on Friday nights or name players before noon every Saturday.
RELATED: Check Out Friday’s Week 8 Match Scores
Nominations must come from a coach or an official team statistician. They can be emailed to [email protected]
Voting is open until Wednesday morning. The winner will be announced on AL.com Thursday.
JR Gardner, Gulf Shores: Gardner rushed for 151 yards and 2 touchdowns on just 9 carries as the Dolphins passed Elberta on Thursday.
Jalen Gates, Chickasaw: Gates passed for 224 yards and 3 touchdowns as Chickasaw won at home against Fruitdale. He was 16 of 23 overall.
Preston Godfrey, Fairhope: Filling in for the injured Qualin McCants, Godfrey rushed for 97 yards and 2 touchdowns on 18 carries in a win over Daphne. He also caught seven passes for 51 yards and a TD.
Devin Harris, Mobile Christian: Harris rushed for 119 yards and two touchdowns on 19 carries in a win over Cottage Hill.
Jared Hollins, Mary G. Montgomery: Hollins threw for 195 yards and 2 touchdowns as the Vikings snapped a 12-game losing streak against Baker.
KJ Lacey, Saraland: Lacey threw 4 TD passes as Class 6A #1 Saraland picked up a win over Baldwin County. Lacey completed 13 of 18 passes for 189 yards. He was intercepted once.
Joe Lott, UMS-Wright: Lott scored the first three touchdowns of the game as the No. 1 Class 5A UMS-Wright took a 35-0 halftime lead and earned a win over BC Rain. Lott opened the scoring with a 45-yard interception return for a touchdown, then added 7-yard and 11-yard TD runs.
Cole McConathy, Spanish Fort: McConathy recorded seven sacks as the Toro defense ambushed quarterbacks McGill-Toolen in a 33-24 victory Friday.
Christian Mose, Alma Bryant: In a losing effort against Foley, Mose ran for a game-high 172 yards and 5 touchdowns. He also completed 7 out of 14 assists.
Kolton Nero, Foley: Nero rushed for 137 yards and 4 touchdowns Thursday as the Lions held off Alma Bryant. He finished with 19 litters.
Chris Pearson, Orange Beach: Pearson returned a 93-yard kickoff for a touchdown to give his team the lead for good in a 35-29 win over Bayside Academy. Pearson ran the ball seven times for 69 yards, including a 13-yard touchdown run. He also caught a pass for six yards.
Dorian Smith, Faith Academy: Smith returned a 28-yard interception for a touchdown and a 40-yard punt for a score as Class 5A No. 10 Faith Academy won its sixth straight game.
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WEEK 1: Cole Blaylock, UMS-Wright
WEEK 2: Cole Blaylock, UMS-Wright
WEEK 3: Caden Creel, Fairhope
WEEK 4: Colin Wilson, Mobile Christian
WEEK 5: Caden Creel, Fairhope
WEEK 6: Jarrett Daughtry, Faith Academy
WEEK 7: Brandon Dean, Faith Academy