Here are the candidates for the Scorebook Live Southern California football player of the week for Nov. 11-17, as nominated by fans, readers and Scorebook Live’s staff. Read through the nominees and cast your vote at the bottom of the page. Players from the Southern, LA City and San Diego Sections are considered. Voting will conclude on Thursday at 11:59 p.m and the winner will be announced Friday morning. If you would like to make a nomination in a future week, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or tag us on Twitter or Instagram at @sbliveca.
- Last week’s winner: Walker Eget, West Ranch
Cole Wright, Carlsbad WR: Wright had seven catches for 148 yards and three touchdowns — accounting for all of Carlsbad’s points — in the Lancers 21-20 playoff victory over Cathedral Catholic.
Nick Cuda, San Dimas RB: Cuda had 23 carries for 148 yards and one touchdown and intercepted two passes on defense to lead San Dimas to a 21-18 playoff victory over Foothill.
Dylan Kordic, San Pedro QB: Kordic went 8-for-9 passing for 153 yards, including a 67-yard touchdown pass to Joshua Johnson in the Pirates’ 17-0 victory over Carson in the CIF-Los Angeles City Section Open Division quarterfinals.
Kody Epps, Mater Dei WR: Epps had 11 receptions for 168 yards and five touchdowns — a Mater Dei single-game record for TD receptions — in the Monarchs’ 63-23 playoff win over Bishop Amat.
Kyle Vassau, Carlsbad LB: Vassau had 18 tackles including the game-winner on Cathedral’s two-point conversion attempt to send the Lancers to their first San Diego Section Open Division championship appearance.
Cade Marshman, Glendora WR: Marshman caught six passes for 210 yards and three touchdowns in Glendora’s 38-21 playoff win over Etiwanda.
Kavika Tua, Oceanside RB: Tua ran for 197 yards and a touchdown and also caught five passes for 96 yards and another touchdown in Oceanside’s 26-19 playoff victory over Steele Canyon.
Isaiah Creech, Highland RB: Creech rushed 18 times for 169 yards and a touchdown, and added five receptions for 69 yards and another TD in Highland’s 42-29 playoff win over Lakewood. Creech also had an interception and four tackles for loss.
Elijah Lux, Patrick Henry QB: Filling in at QB, Lux threw two touchdown passes and carried the ball 45 times for 304 yards and two more touchdowns in Patrick Henry’s playoff loss to Orange Glen.
Tetairoa McMillan, Servite WR: McMillan caught 10 passes for 137 yards and three touchdowns in Servite’s 38-35 playoff loss to Mission Viejo.
Tyler Buchner, Bishop’s QB: Buchner was 29 of 43 for 444 passing yards and three touchdowns in Bishop’s playoff win over Poway. He also ran for 94 yards and three more touchdowns.
Trayton Cooper, Jurupa Hills RB: Cooper rushed 10 times for 73 yards and two touchdowns and caught four passes for 49 yards and another TD in Jurupa Hills’ 36-29 playoff win over Rio Hondo Prep.