Tampa, FL -Gaitherquarterback Alex McGoughis the Southern Ford Dealers Player of the Week.

The juniorquarterback passed for 295 yards and tossed five touchdowns leadingthe Cowboys past Tampa Bay Tech 35-32,clinchingthe Class 7A-District 7 title for the Cowboys.

For the year, McGough has passed for nearly 1500 yards, with 20 touchdowns and only 4 interceptions

McGough says being selected the "Player of the Week" isgood, but winning the game isbetter.

"It makes me feel so good, I mean, just to come out and just perform good. I mean, even if i didn't throw five touchdowns, if we won the game, I still would have felt good. but just to do so good and throw five touchdowns, it was definitely very good."

Gaither(7-2, 4-0) will finish the regular season on the road at Riverview, before opening theplayoffs at home,with afirst round game againstNewsome.

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