Be sure to follow @ButlerRadio to vote for the McDonald’s Butler County Football Player of the Week. Each week our sports gurus will nominate four standout football players from Butler County schools for this award. Followers can then vote for their favorite in our weekly Twitter Poll.
Thanks for voting and congratulations to all of the winners during the course of the season!
Sept 1: Ivan Stapchack- Knoch RB: 194 yards rushing, 5 touchdowns on 32 carries in a 39-13 win over Blackhawk
Sept. 8: Luke Michalek- Butler RB: 282 all purpose yards, 132 yards rushing, 4 touchdowns on 20 carries in a 45-28 win over Altoona
Sept. 15: Noah Kepple- Karns City RB: 104 yards rushing on eight carries for two touchdowns in a 61-6 win over St. Mary’s
Sept. 22: Dalton Beham- Karns City RB: 279 yards rushing on 19 carries and five touchdowns in a 42-32 win over Punxsutawney
Sept. 29: John Michalek- Butler RB: 105 yards rushing on 18 carries and one touchdown in a 47-0 win over Shaler
Oct. 6: Clay Garing- Karns City RB: 134 yards rushing on 27 carries with two rushing touchdowns and one touchdown reception for 33 yards in a 35-34 win over Clarion-Limestone
Oct. 13: Sebastian Troutman- Karns City RB: 98 yards rushing on 13 carries with two touchdowns in a 44-17 loss to Clarion
Oct. 20: Jake Herrit, Knoch QB and Chuck Green, Mars RB: Herrit: 7 completions for 100 yards passing and 12 carries for 40 yards rushing and two touchdowns in a 42-0 win over Ambridge. Green: 118 yards rushing, including a 70 yard touchdown run in a 33-7 win over Indiana.
Oct. 27: Luke Michalek, Butler QB: Two kickoff returns for touchdowns along with 30 carries for 249 yards rushing and two touchdowns. 434 all-purpose yards in a 28-26 win over Canon-McMillan.