Football Weekly Report 10/2

Football Weekly Report 10/2

Offensive Player of the Week

Michael Slaughter, Jr.

Mike Slaughter Jr.
UMass Dartmouth
Junior • Running Back • Springfield, Mass.

Slaughter rushed for a career-high 150 yards on 13 rushes (11.5 yards averaged) with two touchdowns, including one for 92 yards in the Corsairs’ 35-34 overtime win over Framingham State. 

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 Defensive Player of the Week

Stephen Jacobs

Stephen Jacobs
Bridgewater State
Senior • Line Backer • Tyngsboro, Mass.

Jacobs forced a fumble in the end zone which resulted in a fumble recovery for a touchdown with nine tackles (eight solo), including two for a loss in the Bears’ 20-14 win at Western Connecticut State. Also blocked a field goal in the victory.

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Co-Special Teams Player of the Week

Napoleon Miller

Napoleon Miller Framingham State
Sophomore • Return Specialist •  Boston, Mass.

Miller returned a punt a school record 90 yards for a touchdown in the final seconds of the fourth quarter to force overtime in the Rams’ 35-34 setback to UMass Dartmouth. 

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Co-Special Teams Player of the Week

Zach Ziemba

Zach Ziemba
Plymouth State
Senior • Defensive Back• Manchester, N.H.

Ziemba blocked a punt that was recovered in the end zone for a touchdown for the Panthers only points in regulation in the 14-13 overtime setback to Westfield State. On defense, he tallied 12 tackles (a team-high nine solo) and an interception. 

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Rookie of the Week


Evan Garvey
Westfield State
Freshman • Wide Receiver • Dalton, Mass.

Garvey netted 102 yards on seven receptions with a touchdown in the Owls’ 14-13 overtime win over Plymouth State. Scored the Owls only points of regulation with the 52 yard catch for the score. 

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