More than 7,700 votes were cast for Friday Night Drive's Week 8 Team of the Week.

Before we get to the Team of the Week, we again just want to say thank you. Our growing community of football fans voted, shared, told their family and friends to support local football players. There were several tight races, including our MVP race, with one or two votes separating those who made the Team of the Week and those who did not, so be sure to get everybody to vote!

Before we get to the full team, let's get to the Friday Night Drive Team of the Week MVP championship belt, sponsored by Rosati's of Crystal Lake.

After a game in which he had 17 receptions for 188 yards and two touchdowns, West Aurora receiver Logan Mont won the vote for our Team of the Week MVP. He'll take home the MVP belt for this week.

Look for a story on Friday Night Drive on Tuesday night with Mont.

Now, our Team of the Week for Week 8: