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Patriot League GEICO Soccer Gamers of the Week Introduced (11.21.22)

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BETHLEHEM, Pa.— Lafayette claimed two of the 4 Patriot League GEICO weekly soccer awards when the League workplace introduced the honors on Monday. Colgate and Fordham acquired one weekly accolade a bit.

Leopards’ senior linebacker Billy Shaeffer was named Patriot League Soccer GEICO Defensive Participant of the Week after returning an interception for a 50-yard landing in a 14-11 victory over Lehigh within the 158th taking part in of The Rivalry. Freshman operating again Jamar Curtis collected GEICO Rookie of the Week honors after dashing for 108 yards on 10 carries, together with a 71-yard landing in opposition to the Mountain Hawks.

Fordham senior quarterback Tim DeMorat captured Patriot League Soccer GEICO Offensive Participant of the Week for the ninth time this season after throwing for 454 yards and 6 touchdowns in a 52-38 win in opposition to Colgate. He grew to become the League’s single-season document holder in passing yards whereas additionally breaking the League profession data for touchdowns accountable for and passing touchdowns.

Colgate sophomore placekicker Spencer Biscoe collected Patriot League Soccer GEICO Particular Groups Participant of the Week after going 5-for-5 on PATs and connecting on a 27-yard area aim.

Bucknell sophomore operating again Rushawn Baker, senior security Brent Jackson, Colgate sophomore quarterback Michael Brescia, senior linebacker JC Gaughan, Fordham sophomore linebacker James Conway, Holy Cross senior linebacker Liam Anderson and junior quarterback Matthew Sluka all acquired honorable mentions for his or her performances on Saturday.

The Patriot League soccer gamers of the week are chosen in a vote by League media members and every college’s sports activities data administrators, who should not eligible to vote for his or her student-athletes.

2022 Patriot League Soccer Standings (as of Nov. 21)

Faculty PL PL pct. General General Pct.
Holy Cross 6-0 1,000 11-0 1,000
Fordham 5-1 .833 9-2 .818
Lafayette 3-3 .500 4-7 .364
Bucknell 2-4 .333 3-8 .273
Colgate 2-4 .333 3-8 .273
Lehigh 2-4 .333 2-9 .182
Georgetown 1-5 .167 2-9 .182

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PATRIOT LEAGUE FOOTBALL GEICO OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Tim DeMorat, Fordham, Sr., QB, Merritt Island, Fla./Viera

*DeMorat accomplished 33-for-51 passes for 454 yards whereas tying his career-high with six landing passes in a 52-38 victory over Colgate.
*He posted his sixth 400-yard passing sport to tie a Patriot League document whereas ending the common season with 4,561 passing yards to interrupt a single-season League document.
*The 2-time League offensive participant of the 12 months additionally grew to become the League’s profession document holder in touchdowns accountable for (137) and landing passes (120).

PATRIOT LEAGUE FOOTBALL GEICO DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Billy Shaeffer, Lafayette, Sr., LB, Washington, Pa./Archbishop Wooden

*Shaeffer acquired MVP honors for the 158th taking part in of The Rivalry after returning an interception 50 yards for a landing and recovering a fumble.
*He completed with eight tackles and two quarterback hurries whereas serving to the Leopards’ protection maintain Lehigh to 61 dashing yards.
*The senior linebacker’s interception return for a landing proved to be the game-winning landing.

PATRIOT LEAGUE FOOTBALL GEICO SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Spencer Biscoe, Colgate, So., PK, Landisville, Pa./Hempfield

*Biscoe went 5-or-5 on PATs and linked on a 27-yard area aim in Colgate’s loss at Fordham.
*The 5 further factors tied a career-high for the sophomore placekicker.
*He completed the common season main the Patriot League by connecting on 73.7 p.c (14-for-19) of his field-goal makes an attempt.

PATRIOT LEAGUE FOOTBALL GEICO ROOKIE OF THE WEEK
Jamar Curtis, Lafayette, Fr., RB, Waldorf, Md./St. John’s Faculty

*Curtis rushed 10 occasions for a career-high 108 yards and a landing to assist Lafayette defeat Lehigh, 14-11.
*He rushed for a 71-yard landing on the Leopards’ first possession of the sport. It was Lafayette’s longest play from scrimmage this season.
*The Waldorf, Md. native additionally tied for a team-high 5 receptions, totaling 13 yards.

HONORABLE MENTIONS
Rushawn Baker, Bucknell, Jr., RB, Victor, NY/Victor

*Baker rushed for a career-high 120 yards and two touchdowns to steer Bucknell to a 24-13 victory over Marist. He caught a two-yard landing cross within the third quarter and rushed for a six-yard landing within the fourth quarter.

Brent Jackson, Bucknell, Sr., S, Denton, Texas/John H. Guyer

*Jackson completed with eight tackles, one sack, a pressured fumble and a cross breakup in Bucknell’s 24-13 victory over Marist. He helped the Bison protection restrict the Pink Foxes to 48 yards within the second half.

Michael Brescia, Colgate, So., QB, Hinsdale, Unwell./Hinsdale Central

*Brescia handed for 257 yards and two touchdowns in a loss at Fordham. He additionally rushed for 85 yards, together with a 58-yard landing in opposition to the Rams.

JC Gaughan, Colgate, Sr., LB, Scranton, Pa./North Pocono

*Gaughan tallied a career-high 14 tackles, 2.0 TFLs and a half sack in a loss at Fordham.

James Conway, Fordham, So., LB, Omaha, Neb./Millard West

*Conway recorded a team-high 13 tackles and a half sort out for loss in Fordham’s 52-38 victory over Colgate. He additionally pressured a fumble.

Liam Anderson, Holy Cross, Sr., LB, Flanders, NJ/Mount Olive

*Anderson completed with 9 tackles, one sack and a pressured fumble to assist Holy Cross defeat Georgetown 47-10, finishing an undefeated 11-0 common season.

Matthew Sluka, Holy Cross, Jr., QB, Locust Valley, NY/Kellenberg Memorial

*Sluka accomplished 12-of-15 passes for a career-best 301 yards and three touchdowns to steer the Crusaders to a 47-10 victory at Georgetown. He additionally rushed for 77 yards to assist Holy Cross end the season with an undefeated 11-0 document, the primary League crew to perform that feat since 2003.

Offensive Participant of the Week

9.5 – Tim DeMorat, Fordham, Sr., QB
9.12 – Tim DeMorat, Fordham, Sr., QB
9.19 – Tim DeMorat, Fordham, Sr., QB
9.26 – Fotis Kokosioulis, Fordham, Sr., WR
10.3 – Tim DeMorat, Fordham, Sr., QB
10.10 – Tim DeMorat, Fordham, Sr., QB
10.17 – Tim DeMorat, Fordham, Sr. QB
10.24 – Michael Brescia, Colgate, So., QB
10.31am – Matthew Sluka, Holy Cross, Jr., QB
7.11 – Tim DeMorat, Fordham, Sr., QB
11.14 – Tim DeMorat, Fordham, Sr., QB
11.21am – Tim DeMorat, Fordham, Sr., QB

Defensive Participant of the Week

9.5 – Saiku White, Lafayette, So., S
9.12 – TyGee Leach, Lehigh, Sr., DB
9.19 – James Conway, Fordham, So., LB
9.26 – Mike DeNucci, Lehigh, Jr., LB
10.3 – AT Ntantang, Lafayette, Jr., CB
10.10 – James Conway, Fordham, So., LB
10.17 – James Conway, Fordham, So., LB
10.24 – Brent Jackson, Bucknell, Sr., S
10.31am – Brent Jackson, Bucknell, Sr., S
11.7 – Jyaire Stevens, Lafayette, Sr., DL
11:14 – Nate Norris, Lehigh, Sr., LB
11:21am – Billy Shaeffer, Lafayette, Sr., LB

Particular Groups Participant of the Week

9.5 – Brock Biestek, Georgetown, So., WR
9.12 – Derek Ng, Holy Cross, Sr., PK
9.19 – Derek Ng, Holy Cross, Sr., PK
9.26 – Dorrian Moultrie, Georgetown, Sr., WR/RS
10.3 – Derek Ng, Holy Cross, Sr., PK
10.10 – Mason Gudger, Georgetown, Fr., RB/RS
10:17 – Spencer Biscoe, Colgate, So., PK
10.24 – Devin Haskins, Holy Cross, Sr., CB
10.31am – Justin Shorter, Holy Cross, So., WR
11.7 – Brandon Peskin, Fordham, Jr., PK
11.14 – Coleman Bennett, Bucknell, Jr., RB/KR
11:21 – Spencer Biscoe, Colgate, So., PK

Rookie of the week

9.5 – Ryan Schuster, Lafayette, Fr., QB
9.12 – Ryan Schuster, Lafayette, Fr., QB
9.19 – Ryan Schuster, Lafayette, Fr., QB
9.26 – Geoffrey Jamiel, Lehigh, Fr., WR
10.3 – Geoffrey Jamiel, Lehigh, Fr., WR
10.10 – Mason Gudger, Georgetown, Fr., RB/RS
10.17 – Treyvhon Saunders, Colgate, Fr., WR
10.24 – Matt Schearer, Bucknell, Fr., PK
10.31 – Mateen Ibirogba, Georgetown, Fr., DL
11.7 – Alex Kemper, Fordham, Fr., DB
11.14 – Matt Schearer, Bucknell, Fr., PK
11.21 – Jamar Curtis, Lafayette, Fr., RB

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