The Patriots (14-0) completed their undefeated season with a 35-33 win that went down to the wire against the Ponte Vedra Sharks (13-1) at Camping World Stadium.
The Patriots (13-0) defeated the Jesuit Tigers (12-1) by a score of 21-14 to advance to the state championship game for district 5A.
The Patriots (11-0) defeated the Cardinal Gibbons Chiefs (9-2) in a nail-biting 10-7 win to advance to the regional final game next week vs. Bishop Moore in Orlando.
Even without senior cornerback Will Allen III, senior wide receiver Darnell Fleury and junior running back Miles Jones, the Patriots utterly dominated the Chargers and showed they are ready to make a formidable run in the playoffs.
Slaton is currently ranked in the top 10 players for his position with an excellent rating of four stars according to 247sports.
Overall penalties played a big role in the game with the penalty count going up to 25 with about 26 minutes of actual play time.
Herbert is the 109th ranked player in the ESPN 300, a ranking of the top 300 high school football players.