Football Weekly Report 9/25

Football Weekly Report 9/25

Offensive Player of the Week

Richie Phillips

Richie Phillips
Massachusetts Maritime
Junior • Running Back • Onset, Mass.

Phillips amassed 222 all-purpose yards, including a career-high 143 rushing yards on 32 carries and accounted for three touchdowns on runs of 4 and 37 yards to go with a 74-yard touchdown reception, in the Buccaneers’ 32-14 victory over Worcester State. Averaged 4.5 yards per carry and was responsible for 58 percent of team’s total offense output (386) for contest.

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 Defensive Player of the Week

Blair Zentek

Blair Zentek
Plymouth State
Junior • Safety • Simsbury, Conn.

Zentek made two interceptions with three tackles in the Panthers’ 30-14 win over UMass Dartmouth. His first interception was in the end zone, stopping a 10-play Corsairs’ drive in the first quarter. The second interception came late in the third quarter and was returned 91 yards for a touchdown to put the Panthers up for good.

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Special Teams of the Week

Quron Wright

Quron Wright Framingham State
Sophomore • Return Specialist •  Worcester, Mass.

Wright averaged 46.5 yards on two kickoffs, including an 89 kickoff return in the Rams’ 23-19 win over Western Conn. State.

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Rookie of the Week

Jesse Brown

Jesse Brown
Fitchburg State
Freshman • Wide Receiver • Yonkers, N.Y.

Brown hauled in three passes for 15 yards, including his first two collegiate touchdowns of 11 and five yards in the Falcons’ 34-25 setback to Bridgewater State. 

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