As the season narrows down, teams are looking for different competitive advantages. DeKalb chose recently to make a quarterback swith and it paid off with a win and helping DeKalb Baron Tegan Irk be your choice as the Week 8 Player of the Night, sponsored by Craigville Appliance.
Irk completed 17 of 28 passes for 269 yards and four touchdowns in a 40-13 win over Bellmont on Friday night. That earned Irk 45.09 percent of the over 12,000 votes cast this week.
Other nominees included: Leo’s Rylan Crawford, Homestead’s Evan Ormsby, Leo’s Ethan Crawford, Bluffton’s Hayden Nern, Norwell’s Max Ringger, Bishop Dwegner’s Callan Stauffer, South Adams’ Trey Schoch, Northrop’s Damarius Cowen, Eastside’s Laban Davis, East Noble’s Justin Marcellus, Carroll’s Hunter Mertz and Bishop Luers’ Sir Hale.
A new FAN CHOICE Player of the Week poll appears every Saturday on OutsideTheHuddle.net with voting running through the following Tuesday at noon.
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