(WVUE) - Running backs ruled in week eight of the high school season and with playoffs on the horizon, three particular runners stood out as nominees for Player of Week 8 honors:
Devin Brumfield, Covington RB - 255 yards rushing and game-winning touchdown in Lions' 28-23 win over Northshore.
Anthony "Pooka" Williams, Hahnville RB - 334 all-purpose yards and two touchdowns as Tigers beat East St. John, 27-0.
James Poche, Newman RB - 3 rushing touchdowns and a touchdown catch that garnered play of the week honors in the Greenies' 48-20 victory over South Plaquemines.
You can vote here now until Wednesday evening. The winner will be announced during FOX 8 Football Friday at 10:35 p.m.