Peyton Chandler, senior football linebacker for the Prescott Curley Wolves was honored as one of three finalist for the Class 3A defensive player of the year last week in Little Rock at the 2017 Farm Bureau Insurance awards ceremony by Hooten's Arkansas Football.

Peyton Chandler, senior football linebacker for the Prescott Curley Wolves was honored as one of three finalist for the Class 3A defensive player of the year last week in Little Rock at the 2017 Farm Bureau Insurance awards ceremony by Hooten's Arkansas Football.
Chandler with, Terrell Gibson of Junction City and Robert White of Osceola were the top three nominees chosen as finalist for the defensive player of the year honor. Gibson of Junction City was awarded as the 2017 Class 3A defensively player of the year.
According to a press release concerning the awards, Farm Bureau Insurance announced the winners for the 2017 Farm Bureau Insurance awards ceremony. For several years now the Farm Bureau Insurance Awards honor Arkansas' top offensive player, defensive player and coach of the year for each classification.
The veteran staff at Hooten's Arkansas Football selected three finalists for each category, and those 45 finalists and their families were invited to attend the Farm Bureau Awards in North Little Rock. Farm Bureau Insurance has supported education and community involvement in Arkansas for more than 65 years.
Chandler, a senior linebacker for the Curley Wolves led the defense this past 2017 season with 129 total tackles with 50 solo and 79 assisted. Chandler also had two sacks of the teams 12 and a half for the season and five pass deflections. He's apart of The Curley Wolves team finishing the 5-3A Conference at 6-1 and 11-2 overall. Prescott lost to Osceola in the second round of the Class 3A state football playoffs which ended their reign as the defending champs.
Chandler is also apart Prescott football team to account the longest winning-streak in their program and a member of the undefeated 2016 Class 3A state championship team and conference champion teams to finish his football for the Curley Wolves under head coach Tommy Poole.