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Vote: Who should be SBLive’s North Georgia high school football defensive player of the week (10/13/2023)?

We've selected six candidates to choose from this past week's games
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The ninth week of the Georgia high school football season is in the books.

Now it’s time to voice your opinion on which player should be named SBLive’s North Georgia high school football defensive player of the week.

Read up on this week's six candidates below and let us know your pick. Voting will conclude on Saturday, October 21st at 11:59 p.m. The winner will be announced in next week’s poll.

Editor’s Note: Our Player of the Week feature and corresponding poll are intended to be fun, and we do not set limits on how many times a fan can vote during the competition. However, we do not allow votes that are generated by script, macro or other automated means. Athletes who receive votes generated by script, macro or other automated means will be disqualified.

North Georgia Defensive Player of the Week

Congratulations to last week's winner: Jasec Smith of Stephens County

Maki Andrade, Harrison: Andrade was a playmaker in a loss to North Paulding. The senior made 12 tackles, recovered a fumble and broke up two passes

Tyler Atkinson, Grayson: Atkinson did his thing in a victory over South Gwinnett. The five-star sophomore made 10 tackles, including four tackles for loss.

Dorian Barney, Peachtree Ridge: Barney helped lead the defense in a win over North Gwinnett. The four-star sophomore made seven tackles, including one tackle for loss, and he had an interception.

Josh Milhollin, Fellowship Christian: Millholin showed up in a big way during a win over Athens Christian. In addition to a pick-six, the Army commit recorded eight tackles.

Ty Sorrels, Commerce: Sorrels helped the Commerce defense pitch a shutout against Athens Christian. The freshman had two interceptions, one of which he returned for a touchdown.

Alec Upshaw, Calhoun: Upshaw made his way to the backfield several times in a win over Woodland. The sophomore racked up five tackles for loss.