Briscoe Named 2017 FCS ADA Offensive Player of the Year

first_imgFCS ADA ReleaseCLEVELAND, Ohio – The Division I Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association (FCS ADA), in coordination with the 13 FCS conference offices, announced Sam Houston State quarterback Jeremiah Briscoe as the 2017 FCS ADA Offensive Player of the Year.Briscoe won the Payton Award a year ago and is seeking to become just the second FCS player in history to win it multiple times. He led FCS and set a SHSU single-season record with 5,003 yards passing in 2017, while also leading the country for the second consecutive season with 45 touchdown passes. The Bearkat trigger man is the first Kat to throw for 5,000 yards in a season.The senior out of Houston, Texas, is one of three finalists for the Payton Award this year, which will be announced at the STATS FCS Awards Banquet in Frisco on Friday, Jan. 5.He will be recognized Saturday at the 2017 NCAA Division I Football Championship with a plaque presented by current FCS ADA Second Vice President and Director of Athletics at Bryant University, Bill Smith.This Friday, Jan. 5, the FCS ADA will announce the Academic All-Star Team, which is celebrating its 20th year.About the FCS ADA: Now in its 24th year, the Football Championship Subdivision Athletics Directors Association’s mission is to enhance Football Championship Subdivision football. For more information on the FCS ADA, please visit www.fcsada.com. The FCS ADA is administered by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA), which is in its 53rd year. For more information on NACDA and the 17 professional associations that fall under its umbrella, please visit www.nacda.com.last_img read more

TERMON AND MILFORD LADIES WIN AGAIN TO SET UP ULSTER FINALS

first_imgTERMON Ladies footballers are the cream of the county – now they’re just a game away from showing they’re the best in Ulster too.And Milford Ladies made it a double Donegal celebration today after winning their Intermediate semi-final.Senior county champions Termon travelled to Armagh and defeated their county champions Carrickcruppen by a single point 2-10 to 2-09. Milford too had to travel.They went to take on Tyrone’s intermediate champions Cappagh – and won 5-11 to 2-10.Both Donegal sides now play Ulster finals next Sunday.Termon will by play Donaghmoyne, the Monaghan champions, whilst Milford will clash with Derry champs Glen. Both games could be held in Clones as a double-header. TERMON AND MILFORD LADIES WIN AGAIN TO SET UP ULSTER FINALS was last modified: October 13th, 2013 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Milford ladiesTermon ladies GAAUlster Semi finallast_img read more

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