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Markell Pack named Academy's Player of the Week

Pack, 11, is a commit to Florida State. Pack, 11, is a commit to Florida State.

The winner of this week's Academy Player of the Week is Purvis Tornado wide receiver Markell Pack.

The Dandy Dozen member finished with 170 all-purpose yards with a passing and rushing touchdown in his team's 38-0 win in the Battle of 589 against the Sumrall Bobcats.

"He's important in a lot of ways. But he's also real leader for our football team," head coach Perry White said. 

Pack praised his teammates after receiving the award.

"The offensive line opened up holes and everything and helped us be victorious Friday night."

"Being the named the Academy's Player of the Week makes me want to go harder.

Purivs has a bye this week and takes the field September 20th against Forest County AHS.

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