The Forester Football Coaching staff named their players of the week for the 42-34 victory over Beloit College on Saturday:
Offensive Player of the Week- Sophomore, RB Joey Valdivia. Playing his first football since 2012, Valdivia rumbled his way to a career day with 13 Carries, 166 yards, 3 TDs.
Defensive Player of the Week- Sophomore, LB Michael Cole. Cole graded out over 85% and recorded 23 production points in the Forester Victory. His hit on a Beloit Wide receiver, created the Foresters 2nd interception of the day.
Special Teams Player of the Week- Senior, K/P Jon Gurchak. Jon had 2 Touchbacks on Kickoffs, and forced 2 of his 4 punts to be Fair Caught. He averaged 40.3 yards per punt, and averaged 55.3 yards per kickoff (including a squib kick as the first half expired).
Lineman of the Week- Freshman, Center Ethan Sheirer. In his first start for the Foresters, Ethan graded out at 89% and helped pave the way for 283 yards rushing, and no sacks on the day.
Scout Team Player of the Week: Freshman, WR Darren Estrada. Estrada gave the Foresters a great look all week long, and earned the opportunity to be a part of the Forester return game due to his great week. He recorded 2 kickoff returns for 42 yards on the day.