Senior DaShaun White talks about committing to the Aggies, coach Kevin Sumlin and all the support he has. Video courtesy DaShaun White and SuperK_TFB. Brian Gosset bgosset@star-telegram.com
Senior DaShaun White talks about committing to the Aggies, coach Kevin Sumlin and all the support he has. Video courtesy DaShaun White and SuperK_TFB. Brian Gosset bgosset@star-telegram.com

High School Football

Texas A&M commit, Richland senior linebacker voted Defensive Player of the Week

By Brian Gosset

bgosset@star-telegram.com

September 18, 2017 09:02 AM

UPDATED September 20, 2017 05:34 PM

More than 4,000 votes were cast for the latest dfwVarsity Defensive Player of the Week.

Richland senior linebacker DaShaun White, a Texas A&M commit, received 1,686 votes. He made 13 tackles with one for loss, two hurries, 1/2 sack and one pass break up in the Rebels’ 57-27 victory over Haltom. Richland improved to 3-0 this season.

Keller senior defensive end Jacob Nichter came in second with 1,000 votes after making 14 tackles, three for loss, in a 30-28 win over L.D. Bell.

White’s teammate senior end Lethaniel Bouie was third with 999 votes.

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Previous winners

Week 2- Kelton Tezeno, Burleson Centennial

Week 1- Matthew Quenichet, Richland