Athlete of the Week: Zumwalt East's Barrett Wins Top Honors

Fort Zumwalt East quarterback Shane Barrett wins the fan's choice for top football player from Week 5.

Shane Barret's arm and leg led Zumwalt East to a big Week 5 win.

Passing and running, Barret helped push the Lions past rival Zumwalt North. His performance not only helped the Lions win the game, it helped him winthe Patch St. Charles County Athlete of the Week award. 

Here's how the voting broke down:

Which St. Charles County football player had the best Week 5?


  • Brody Allen—Francis Howell Central: 0 votes, 0 percent
  • Shane Barrett—Fort Zumwalt East: 3 votes, 60 percent
  • Sean Corrigan—St. Dominic: 2 votes, 40 percent
  • Armand Keely—Orchard Farm: 0 votes, 0 pecent

The Lions' sophomore signal caller led East to a 38-26 win against rival Zumwalt North. The win pushed the Lions to 4-1 on the season. Against North, Barrett was a difference maker. He carried the ball 27 times for 110 yards (4.1 yards a carry) and two touchdowns. With his arm, he was 6-for-12 for 127 yards and a passing score. 


Patch wants to thank everyone who voted. Remember, this whole contest is just for fun and bragging rights. 

Have your own nomination? Email your Athlete of the Week nomination to Joe Barker at stpeters@patch.com and we'll do our best to put them in the mix next week!


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