UnioNCounty Football has named Parkwood running back Sametrius Drakeford the offensive player of the week and Metrolina Christian's defensive back, Tommy Miller, the defensive player of the week.
Drakeford (5-foot-8, 160-pounds), a senior, had a career rushing performance against Forest Hills carrying the ball 23 times for 123 yards and three touchdowns. Drakeford and his Rebels defeated the Yellow Jackets, 49-7.
Miller (5-foot-9, 165-pounds), only a sophomore, amassed eight total tackles, two interceptions, and two fumbles recoveries. Miller scored off of one interception and one fumble recovery contributing to his team's 38-12 win over Legion Collegiate Academy of Rock Hill.
Congratulations to both players on their selection!