Bulldogs' Sawyer, Lions' Fleetwood chosen for awards

North Gwinnett senior Dante Sawyer and Peachtree Ridge head coach Mark Fleetwood are among this week’s award-winners from the Touchdown Club of Atlanta-National Football Foundation Chapter, which will honor the recipients with a Monday banquet. The event will begin at noon at 103 West in Buckhead.

Sawyer was named the organization’s lineman of the week, joining Monroe Area’s Stanton Truitt, the back of the week. Truitt began his prep career at Peachtree Ridge.

Fleetwood was selected as coach of the week after leading the Lions to a 2-0 start. Hillgrove was picked as team of the week.

Kennesaw State athletic director Vaughn Williams and head football coach Brian Bohannon are the banquet’s featured speakers.