Football Player of the Week: Norwell's Piercen Harnish - Week 8 (VIDEO)

By Eric Dutkiewicz - 21Alive

October 17, 2013 Updated Nov 13, 2013 at 9:49 PM EST

OSSIAN, Ind. (21Alive) - The 21Alive Parkview Sports Medicine Football Player of the Week was a triple threat in Norwell's upset of Homestead on Friday night.

Junior Piercen Harnish threw for 123 yards and 2 touchdowns and rushed for 97 yards and a third touchdown as the Knights' quarterback.

He also made 5 tackles and 1½ sacks at linebacker.

Harnish leads the team in rushing yards (873), rushing touchdowns (8), tackles, tackles for loss and sacks. He's added 15 touchdowns through the air, too.

Harnish now ranks in the Top 10 of school history in career rushing and career pasing yards, and hopes to put up more big moments as the Knights transition into the postseason.

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