The Continental Indoor Football League announced the Player's of the Week for Week 8 of the CIFL season.
Offensive Player of the Week is the Louisville, KY native and the quarterback of the Kentucky Xtreme, Kevin Warner. Warner threw for 137 yards and 2 touchdowns while rushing for 63 yards and 3 additional touchdowns against the Marion Blue Racers. Warner attended Kentucky State University and continues to lead the Xtreme offense.
Defensive Player of the Week is from the Erie Explosion, defensive back Kwaheem Smith. The New Jersey native lead the Explosion defense with 6 tackles and 2 interceptions of which he returned one for a touchdown in the 52 - 20 victory over the Saginaw Sting. Smith attended Lincoln University and will look to lead the Explosion defense against the Kentucky Xtreme.Special Teams Player of the Week is from the Saginaw Sting. Kicker Returner / Wide Receiver CJ Tarver earns the honor this week for his first quarter missed field goal return that electrified The Dow Event Center Crowd in Saginaw against the Explosion. Tarver is a native of Albany, NY and has proven to be a dangerous return man in the Indoor Football game.