Congratulations to Cocoa Beach High football player Darren Durkin, FLORIDA TODAY’s high school Athlete of the Week for the week of Sept. 12-18.
Durkin, a cornerback, led the team in tackles, had one tackle for loss, two sacks and put constant pressure on the Halifax Academy QB with four hurries in a 38-0 shutout victory.
Durkin garnered 34.59 percent of the 905 votes collected for five athletes represented.
Second place was Melbourne Central Catholic football player Lorenzo Hardy (22.1 percent), followed by Titusville High swimmer Taylor Tatro (19.12 percent), Heritage High bowler Matthew Dashnaw (15.8 percent) and Viera golfer Calvin Sierota (8.4 percent).
Be sure to vote next week for the next Athlete of the Week at floridatoday.com/sports.