Mansfield, Mass. – Dean College senior standout Shannon Moxey (Austell, Ga.) has been named the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) defensive player of the week it was announced on Monday.
Moxey had a stellar performance in the Bulldogs' 41-16 loss at Western Connecticut State, finishing with a game-high nine tackles, two pass breakups and an interception.
So far this season, Moxey ranks second in the ECFC in total tackles (18), has one of the league's five interceptions and ranks third in pass breakups (3).
Moxey, a returning first-team all-conference selection from a season ago, picks up the weekly award for the second time in his career.
Dean returns to the field on Saturday when they host Salve Regina in their home opener. Kickoff is slated for 12:00 PM.