Antaun McHerron, of Thornton, is the Beggars Pizza/SouthtownStar Baseball Player of the Week.

McHerron, a senior infielder/pitcher, was 10-for-17, with three homers, including a grand slam, seven runs and nine RBI. He also registered a complete-game win over Thornridge, striking out 12.

Coaches wishing to nominate Player of the Week candidates can do so by contacting Pat Disabato at pdisabato@southtownstar.com or (708) 802-8837 by 11 a.m. Tuesday.