By NoontimeSports.com | @NoontimeSports
With the third week of the New England Division III Football season in the books, it is time to unveil our initial players of the week, which is powered by Zelos Athletics.
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This season, Noontime Sports will select one player for our three weekly honors: offensive, defensive and special teamer of the week.
The ‘Players of the Week’ post will be published every Monday throughout the season.
Offensive Player of the Week: Frank Stola (Williams College | Wide Receiver | Northport, N.Y.): Stola established new single-game records with the Williams football program last Saturday against Tufts University in touchdown receptions (four) and receiving yards (233).
The junior wide-out hauled in a trio of touchdowns in the first half of three, 35 and 44-yards before catching his final score in the third quarter on a 24-yard pass.
Stola concluded his team’s second game of the 2019 season with 13 catches.
Tabbed this week’s Co-New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Offensive Player of the Week, Stola currently leads the league in receptions (19), receiving yards (384), and touchdown receptions (six).
Defensive Player of the Week: Eugene Bizer (Coast Guard Academy | Linebacker | The Woodlands, Texas): Against Norwich University, Bizer led the Bears’ defense with 13 total tackles, including five solo stops.
Additionally, Bizer recorded one-and-a-half tackles for a loss of eight yards and one interception for a 16-yard return.
Through three contests, Bizer leads the Coast Guard Academy defense with 30.0 total tackles and 10.0 tackles per game. He has also recorded 14 solo stops, three-and-a-half tackles for a loss of 23 yards and one sack for a loss of 14 yards.
Special Teamer of the Week: Andrew Schreibstein (Williams College | Kicker | Longmeadow, Mass.): Against Tufts, Schreibstein connected on eight kicks, including three field goals with his longest kick being a 30-yard field goal.
The second-year placekicker tallied 14 of his team’s 44 points while recording four punts for 167 yards with two boots landing inside the Jumbos’ 20-yard line. Schreibstein also recorded three touchbacks off nine kick-offs.
Through two contests, Schreibstein, who was named this week’s NESCAC Special Teams Player of the Week, has recorded 15 points off six extra points and three field goals.