Eagles Win 4 ECFC Major Awards
The Husson Eagles picked up four major awards from the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC), including Gabby Price winning Coach of the Year for a third consecutive year and LB Elvin Suazo named Defensive Player of the Year.
Along with those two awards, Quan Soyini wins Special Teams Player of the Year and Brad Weston is Offensive Lineman of the Year.
SUNY-Maritime QB Thomas Wright wins Offensive Player of the Year beating out Eagles QB Cory Brandon.
Suazo won the top defensive award after racking up 77 tackles, 13 of them for a loss. He had a fumble recovery and an interception.
Soyini averaged almost 20 yards per punt return and ran two back for touchdowns.
Weston, from Gardiner HS, anchored a line that led the ECFC in rushing and TDs. The line allowed only four sacks in conference play.
Gabby Price wins the top coach award for the third straight season after leading the Eagles to a 6-0 ECFC record, 8-2 overall and another NCAA playoff spot.
Husson dominated All-Conference selections with nine on the first team and five players on the second team.
Check out the full All-Conference squad...
|First Team Offense||Second Team Offense|
|QB||Thomas Wright, Maritime (N.Y.)||Sr.||QB||Cory Brandon, Husson||Sr.|
|RB||Moe Harris, Castleton||Sr.||RB||Cassmeir Hutchinson, Gallaudet||Fr.|
|RB||Miece Loureiro, Husson||So.||RB||Ronnie Clark, Alfred State||Fr.|
|FB||RJ Randle, Gallaudet||So.||WR||Errol Breaux, Dean||So.|
|WR||Kyle Gaudet, Husson||Sr.||WR||Christian Castle, Maritime (N.Y.)||Sr.|
|WR||Brandon Drumgole, Maritime (N.Y.)||Sr.||WR||Quintus Reid, Dean||Fr.|
|WR||Jalen Long, Alfred State||Jr.||TE||Ben Andrews, Maritime (N.Y.)||So.|
|TE||Keyshaun Robinson, Husson||Jr.||OL||Daniel Tanielu, Gallaudet||So.|
|OL||Brad Weston, Husson||Sr.||OL||Cameron Ethington, Gallaudet||Sr.|
|OL||Jacob Cameron, Husson||So.||OL||Jevon Jeremy, Alfred State||Sr.|
|OL||Dan Stout, Anna Maria||Sr.||OL||Michael Korwan, Maritime (N.Y.)||Jr.|
|OL||Nick Acevedo, Maritime (N.Y.)||Sr.||OL||Dean Lynch, Maritime (N.Y.)||Sr.|
|OL||Tucker Gaudette, Castleton||Fr.||RS||Moe Harris, Castleton||Sr.|
|K||Ian Ziemski, Maritime (N.Y.)||Sr.|
|RS||Ty Bassett, Husson||Sr.|
|First Team Defense||Second Team Defense|
|DB||Louie Akuffo, Gallaudet||Sr.||DB||Malik Brown, Dean||So.|
|DB||Quan Soyini, Husson||Sr.||DB||Matthew Mavrovich, Maritime (N.Y.)||Sr.|
|DB||Shannon Moxey, Dean||Jr.||DB||Justin Snuffer, Maritime (N.Y.)||Jr.|
|DB||Michael Zimmerman, Alfred State||Jr.||DB||Jake Dobos, Husson||Sr.|
|DL||Payton Campbell, Maritime (N.Y.)||Sr.||DL||Khoury Simmons, Dean||So.|
|DL||John Lauretti, Alfred St.||Sr.||DL||Kai Nero-Clark, Anna Maria||Sr.|
|DL||Chris Rice, Castleton||So.||DL||Derek Barden, Husson||So.|
|DL||Frank Curran, Husson||So.||DL||Tarik Smith, Husson||Sr.|
|LB||Elvin Suazo, Husson||Sr.||LB||Gene Baisden, Dean||Jr.|
|LB||Demontrai Lewis, Gallaudet||Sr.||LB||Kaleb Caron, Husson||So.|
|LB||Liam Bailey, Maritime (N.Y.)||Jr.||LB||Travis Byars, Dean||Fr.|
|LB||London Chambers, Dean||So.||LB||Grant Cummings, Castleton||Sr.|
|P||Joe Gagliardi, Maritime (N.Y.)||Fr.||P||Mike Morgan, Castleton||So.|
Alfred State: Devon Clark (Jr., OL) Anna Maria: Paul Robitaille (Sr., OL), Carl St. Paul (So., DB), Jude Sampson (So., DL) Castleton: Wyatt Prue (Sr., LB) Dean: Terrell Watts (Fr., QB), DeAndre Grange (Fr., RB), Jason Rocha (Fr., OL), David Marino-Silver (Fr., DB), Nicholaus Grimaldi (Fr., DB) Gallaudet: Everett Polzin (Jr., DL) Jacob Guertler (Jr., P) Husson: Dominic Boulrisse (Sr., OL) Maritime: Kahlil Lewin (Jr., RB), Curtis Smith (Sr., WR), Karl Riek (Sr., DB), Jack Johnson (Sr., DL)
NOTE: The Eagles face RPI in Troy, NY Saturday at noon in the first round of the NCAA playoffs.