Jesse Hartley Named SoCon 'Special Teams Player of the Week' Again
Hartley, who earned the SoCon and a national Player of the Week’ honor earlier this month, converted two key field goals and an extra point during Georgia Southern’s 21-17 Homecoming win over The Citadel.
The junior converted from 23 and 20 yards out, the team’s only points through the first three quarters. He improved to 14-of-18 on field goals this year and 36-of-36 on extra points. Hartley’s 14 FGs equal the fourth-highest single-season total in
Overall Hartley is tied for fourth nationally averaging 1.8 field goals per game and 12th scoring 9.8 points per game.
The Eagles (6-2 overall, 3-2 SoCon) travel to Wofford this Saturday (Nov. 3) in a battle of nationally-ranked teams. Kickoff is scheduled for 1:30 p.m.
- Category: Football
- Published on Monday, 29 October 2007 00:05