WORCESTER – Michael McGoff was named as a NEWMAC Football All-Conference honoree, as voted upon by the league’s head coaches following the regular season.
Spencer Herrington was joined on the first team by senior offensive lineman Nick Day, junior defensive back Sam Casey, junior running back Sean McAllen, junior defensive lineman Mike McGoff and junior linebacker Nick Ostrowski. The second team featured senior linebacker Blayne Merchant, senior defensive back Collin Saunders, junior offensive lineman Vince Lucca, junior wide receiver Nic Rossi and sophomore defensive lineman Lou Duh.
Herrington, the inaugural special teams athlete of the year and first team selection in 2017, led the NEWMAC in points, field goals made and extra points made. In all, he was 12-for-15 with a career-long 42-yard field goal and 30-for-30 in extra point opportunities. His with 66 points also tied for second amongst all NEWMAC student-athletes. Herrington concludes his career a perfect 75-for-75 in PATs, 22-for-27 in field goals, and 141 points. As a punter, Herrington boomed 113 for 3882 career yards with a long of 55 and eight landing inside the 20.
McGoff made 33 stops with 23 solo, three sacks and a fumble recovery. Eight of his career-high nine tackles at Merchant Marine were unassisted while his three sacks came in non-conference action. He is from Ashland.
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