Football Weekly Report 10/25

Football Weekly Report 10/25

Offensive Player of the Week

Alex McLaughlin

Alex McLaughlin
Bridgewater State
Sophomore • Running Back • Littleton, Mass.

McLaughlin rushed for a career-high 162 yards on 19 carries and four touchdowns in the Bears' 48-20 win over Westfield State. Scored on runs of 22, 48, 13 and one yard. Averaged 8.5 yards per carry and converted three times on fourth down (3-for-3).

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 Defensive Player of the Week

Greg Peschel

Greg Peschel
Framingham State
Senior • Linebacker • Taunton, Mass.

Peschel recorded seven solo tackles with one for a loss, a fumble recovery that resulted in a touchdown and an interception in the Rams' 34-3 win over Plymouth State. 

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Special Teams of the Week

Jonathan Furtado

Jonathan Furtado
Massachusetts Maritime
Junior • Wide Receiver •  Swansea, Mass.

Furtado blocked a fourth quarter punt that was run in for the 44-yard touchdown return and sparked a comeback from a 13-point deficit in the Buccaneers' 35-34 victory over UMass Dartmouth. Recorded his first career interception and made a pair of solo tackles as defensive back and hauled in a game-high six receptions for 57 yards (including a key 19-yard third down reception on game-winning touchdown drive) as a wide receiver, amassing 76 total all-purpose yards.

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Rookie of the Week

Jacob Maher

Jacob Maher
Worcester State
Freshman • Running Back • Marshfield, Mass.

Maher finished with three receptions for 51 yards and two touchdowns, including the game-winner with 1:08 left in the game, in the Lancers' 44-41 win over Western Connecticut State. 

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