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Week 1 Triad Football Players of the Week Announced

By Logan Carter, 08/29/19, 10:45AM EDT

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Two Triad Players have been selected as Player of the Week for Week 1!

Offensive Player of the Week: Chase Swartz/Quarterback/North Surry

Quarterback Chase Swartz of North Surry High School has been selected as the first ever Game of Inches Offensive Player of the Week for Week 1 of the 2019 season.

Swartz completed 14 of 23 passes for 423 yards with 5 touchdowns and ran 5 times for 68 yards with a score in the Greyhounds’ 44-13 win over Alleghany. The 6’2” Senior broke the North Surry Touchdown record with six total scores. Swartz was the previous record holder with five.

Defensive Player of the Week: Denoris Wardlow/Free Safety/Parkland

Free Safety Denoris Wardlow of Parkland High School has been selected as the first ever Game of Inches Defensive Player of the Week for Week 1 of the 2019 season.

Wardlow aided the Mustangs in their 24-17 win over North Davidson with a game clinching interception on the Black Knights final drive with 24 seconds remaining. The Senior FS finished the game with two interceptions and seven tackles.