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Greater Alton Athlete of the Week: Treven Swingler

posted Sep 19 2016 7:46 AM

Greater Alton Athlete of the Week: September 16, 2016

by  September 18, 2016

Treven Swingler | Football

Swingler, a sophomore for the Marquette Catholic football team, turned in a stellar performance in Week 3’s 44-15 rout of Nokomis to open Prairie State Conference play on Sept. 10.

Swingler has been a key component as a running back and as a defensive back. His offensive performance vs. Nokomis earns him AdVantage News Athlete of the Week honors.

He rushed for a career-high 229 yards on 16 carries and two touchdowns. That calculates to 14.3 yards per carry. Swingler had TD runs of 8 and 15 yards in the third quarter.

Those scores came after the Explorers entered the locker room trailing the Redskins 7-0. Swingler also had two rushing TDs in a Week 2 loss to Mater Dei. On the season he has a team-leading 314 yards rushing and 4 TDs.

Marquette (1-2) heads to EA-WR (2-1) in Week 4.

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