It’s rare for a player to make two straight appearances in the NewsOK Varsity Player of the Week fan poll, but Edmond Memorial sophomore Warren Wand made sure he couldn’t be ignored.
Wand will try to defend his victory in the fan poll, which is waiting for your votes.
Pick one of the five selections from the poll below, or write in your own candidate in the comments section, where you can tell us why your choice deserves Player of the Week honors.
Voting ends at 4 p.m. Tuesday and the results of the poll will appear in Wednesday’s Oklahoman.
Here are the candidates:
Peyton Gavras, Norman North: Threw for 379 yards and five touchdowns, three of which came in the fourth quarter of the Timberwolves’ 49-27 upset of previously unbeaten Edmond North.
Justice Hansen, Edmond Santa Fe: The junior starred in the Wolves 68-28 rout of Lawton with 104 rushing yards and three touchdowns, while throwing for 286 yards and four TDs.
A’erion Hines, Norman: Hines needed only 12 carries to pile up 183 yards and four touchdowns to spark Norman to a 41-28 upset of Southmoore.
T’Quan Wallace, Casady: Threw for 428 yards on 31-of-41 passing with four touchdowns, three in the second half as Casady rallied from 20 points down for a 42-34 win over Dallas Cistercian.
Warren Wand, Edmond Memorial: The sophomore rushed for 360 yards on 25 carries, scoring five touchdowns, including two in the fourth quarter as the Bulldogs pulled away from Choctaw, 56-35.