Congratulations to Shelbyville's Kentrell Beck for being voted the H&R Football Player of the Week in a close race over Eisenhower's Brylan Phillips. Beck rushed seven times for 227 yards and five touchdowns in the Rams' win against Cerro Gordo-Bement.
Voting is closed. Congratulations to Shelbyville's Kentrell Beck for winning the Week 2 Player of the Week vote.
Player of the week nominees
Kentrell Beck, Shelbyville
Shelbyville Rams quarterback Kentrell Beck (1) struggled in his first start at Seneca, but was dominating against Cerro Gordo-Bement with 227 yards and five touchdowns on seven carries.
Cameron Calhoun, Sangamon Valley/Tri-City
Cameron Calhoun rushed just 10 times in Sangamon Valley's win at Martinsville on Friday, but put up 305 yards and three touchdowns.
Deyon Jackson, MacArthur
Jacksonville couldn't slow down MacArthur senior Deyon Jackson as the Generals posted their first win. Jackson rushed 19 times for 143 yards and 3 touchdowns, and also passed for 236 yards and a touchdown.
Jacob Jones, Meridian
Meridian quarterback Jacob Jones (3) had his second straight huge game through the air and on the ground, throwing for 243 yards and three TDs, and rushing for 172 yards and two TDs in the Hawks' win against Kincaid South Fork.
Jacob Paradee, Central A&M
Central A&M's Jacob Paradee caught just three passes in the Raiders' win against Nokomis, but he totaled 80 yards and all three were touchdowns. He also had a punt return TD.
Brylan Phillips, Eisenhower
Eisenhower sophomore quarterback Brylan Phillips has shown flashes of what he's capable of, but broke out for a huge performance with 304 yards and four touchdowns on 21-of-38 passing in the Panthers' loss to Springfield Lanphier.
Makail Stanley, Argenta-Oreana
Argenta-Oreana's Makail Stanley was dominant in the Bombers' win against Cumberland, rushing 19 times for 198 yards and three touchdowns.
Logan Tabeling, Tuscola
Tuscola's Logan Tabeling led the Warriors' to a Cola War win against Arcola by going 23-of-40 for 362 yards and two touchdowns through the air. He also rushed for 94 yards.