Matson Earns New England Honors

December 1, 2008

Middlebury College football player Andrew Matson (Coventry, R.I.) has been named to the N.E. Football Writers Division II/III All-new England Team. The All-NESCAC selection helped lead the Panthers to a 5-3 season, with sole possession of third place in the final NESCAC standings.

Matson ended the year leading the NESCAC with 6.5 receptions/game and 110.4 yards receiving/contest. A District I Academic All-American, senior caught 52 passes for 883 yards for eight touchdowns in '08. Matson caught a season-high 10 passes for 177 yards at Colby, while earning 159 yards and two touchdowns on just four receptions at Hamilton.