Player of the Week: Chris Benson

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CHAPEL HILL, NC -- East Duplin senior running back Chris Benson is our newest WITN Pepsi Player of the Week.

His Panthers advanced to the state championship game for the first time in school history this season as East Duplin faced Hibriten in the Class 2AA state title game.

Chris scored a touchdown in Chapel Hill, but East Duplin lost to Hibriten 16-14. He finished his career with 4,700 rushing yards and 68 touchdowns.

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