Ivy League weekly awards
From the Ivy League...
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Harvard senior quarterback Scott Hosch (Sugar Hill, Ga.) led the Crimson to two touchdown drives in the final quarter in a 14-13 comeback win over Dartmouth. Hosch found senior wide receiver Seitu Smith II for a 39-yard score on a fourth and 12, getting Harvard on the board for the first time in the game. With 38 seconds left, he connected with freshman wide receiver Justice Shelton-Mosley for a five-yard to secure the victory. Hosch finished 24-of-38 for 276 yards and the two touchdowns.
Hosch's Statistics for the Week
24-38-2, 276 yds., 2 TDs, 10 rush yds.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Harvard senior linebacker Jacob Lindsey (Cleves, Ohio) came up with the big defensive play in the Crimson's come-from-behind victory over Dartmouth. With remaining, Lindsey forced a fumble, giving Harvard the ball back down six points. The Crimson scored the go-ahead score on the ensuring drive. He made seven stops overall with 1.5 tackles for a loss, 0.5 sacks and a pass breakup.
Lindsey's Statistics for the Week
7 tkls. (4 solo), 0.5 Sack, 1.5 TFL, 1 FF, 1 BrUp
SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Columbia junior placekicker/punter Cameron Nizialek (Chantilly, Va.) made the play of the game in the Lions' 17-7 road win at Yale. Clinging to a 10-7 lead in the fourth quarter, Nizialek took an option pitch from senior quarterback Trevor McDonagh on a fake field goal and scampered 13 yards for a touchdown. He connected on a career long 40-yard field goal, went 2-for-2 on PATs and averaged 35.5 yards per punt.
Nizialek's Statistics for the Week
13-yd. rush TD, 1 FG (40 yds.), 2 PATs, 35.5 yds./punt
ROOKIE OF WEEK
Harvard freshman wide receiver Justice Shelton-Mosley (Sacramento, Calif.) caught the game-winning touchdown in the Crimson's win over Dartmouth. Shelton-Mosley was on the receiving of a five-yard pass from senior quarterback Scott Hosch with 38 seconds remaining in the game to give Harvard the game-clinching score. He finished with nine receptions for 71 yards
Shelton-Mosley's Statistics for the Week
9 rec. for 71 yds., 1 TD
Jason Alessi, Yale (So., DB - Bloomfield Hills, Mich.)
80-yd. PR for TD, 4 tkls. (2 solo)
Christian Conway, Columbia (Jr., DB - Bronxville, N.Y.)
6 tkls. (4 solo), 2.0 Sack, 2.0 TFL, 1 FF, 1 FR
Alexander Jette, Brown (Jr., WR - North Attleboro, Mass.)
8 rec. for 145 yds., 1 TD
John Lovett, Princeton (So., QB - Hyattsville, Md.)
7 car. for 92 yds., 2 TDs, 18 rec. yds.
Will McNamara, Dartmouth (Sr., LB - Chicago)
14 tkls. (5 solo), 2 INTs
Skyler Mornhinweg, Columbia (Jr., QB - Philadelphia)
11-22-1, 82 yds., 1 TD, 47 rush yds.
Dré Nelson, Princeton (Fr., DB - Coto De Caza, Calif.)
100-yd. KOR for TD, 139 KR yds., 34 rush yds.
Sam Philippi, Penn (Fr., DB - Coto De Caza, Calif.)
4 tkls. (3 solo), 2 INTs, 1 BrUp
Joe Rhattigan, Princeton (Jr., RB - Naperville, Ill.)
12 car. for 127 yds., 1 TD
Ben Rogers, Cornell (Sr., WR - Geneva, Ill.)
6 rec. for 96 yds., 1 TD
Alek Torgersen, Penn (Jr., QB - Huntington Beach, Calif.)
15-22-0, 196 yds., 3 TDs, 45 rush yds.
Dalyn Williams, Dartmouth (Sr., QB - Corinth, Texas)
24-42-0, 311 yds.