Patricia Earns Defensive Player Of The Week Honors

October 8, 2012

Middlebury College football player Tim Patricia (Los Angeles, Calif.) has been named the NESCAC Football Defensive Player of the Week. The rookie racked up 12 tackles to help the Panthers to a 24-3 victory over Amherst on Saturday. The linebacker also added a late interception to seal things for the hosts, who handed the Lord Jeffs their first loss since the final game of the 2010 season. As a team, Middlebury held Amherst 190 yards below its season average on the offensive side.