Football Weekly Report 10/9

Football Weekly Report 10/9

Offensive Player of the Week

Kyle McKinnon

Kyle McKinnon
Western Conn. State
Junior • Running Back • New London, Conn.

McKinnon rushed a career-high 32 times for 246 yards (7.7 yards averaged) in the Colonials’ 37-35 last-second win over Massachusetts Maritime. Helped the team capitalize on a turnover, going 29 yards downfield on five carries to help set up the first touchdown of the game. Later in the game, he rushed 40 yards downfield which a play later resulted in a one yard score to put the Colonials up 27-22. 

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 Defensive Player of the Week

Stephen Jacobs

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

Jacobs recorded a career-high 16 tackles (11 solo), including 3.5 tackles for a loss of 14 yards and 1.5 sacks in the Bears’ 27-19 win over UMass Dartmouth. Anchored a defense that limited the Corsairs to 278 yards of total offense, including 177 rushing yards. 

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Special Teams Player of the Week

Jordan D'Onofrio

Jordan D'Onofrio
Western Conneticut State
Freshman • Punter/Kicker • Orange, Conn.

D'Onofrio kicked the game-winning 24-yard field goal in the Colonials’ 37-35 win at Massachusetts Maritime. Also went 4-for-5 on point after attempts.  

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Rookie of the Week

Adam Wojenski

Adam Wojenski
Framingham State
Freshman • Quarterback • Stratford, Conn.

Wojenski threw for 137 yards with touchdowns of 34 and 52 yards in his first collegiate start in the Rams’ 30-28 victory over Westfield State.

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