Chase Shimakonis was voted the Week 8 Tidelands Bank Player of the Week. Shimakonis caught three passes for 40 yards last week against Bethesda Academy. He added an interception and three tackles on defense and converted an extra-point attempt on special teams. Itís Shimakonisí second time winning Tidelands Bank Player of the Week this season. Itís the sixth consecutive week Palmetto Christian has won the award. Palmetto Christianís Eric Salem finished second in fan voting. Wandoís Darius Wade finished a close third.%Summary%>
Kevin Iriart, RB, Palmetto Christian
Kevin Iriart racked up a game-high 269 yards and three touchdowns on 33 carries as Palmetto Christian picked up its first win of the season.
Jake Iriart, RB, Palmetto Christian
Jake Iriart rushed for 112 yards and three touchdowns on just 14 carries in his season debut Friday in Palmetto Christianís win over First Baptist.
Eric Vettel , LB, Bishop England
The sophomore linebacker led the Bishops with 10 tackles against North Charleston. He was part of a defensive unit that shut out the Cougars through the second and third quarters while the Bishops took command of the region contest.
Drew Pampu, FB, Bishop England
Pampu rushed for a game-high 137 yards and two touchdowns, averaging 9.1 yards per carry Friday against North Charleston.
Darius Wade, WR/DB, Wando
Wade led the Warriors on both sides of the football Friday against Goose Creek. The senior turned in a team-high 11 solo tackles, six assists, an interception and a ball disruption on defense. He also led the offense in total yards with six catches for 88 yards.
Bailey Hart, QB, Wando
Hart passed for 210 yards and a touchdown against Goose Creek. The junior quarterback completed 16 of 25 passes for a completion percentage of 64 percent.