Hopsicker Earns NESCAC Honors

Hopsicker Earns NESCAC Honors

Middlebury College football player Kevin Hopsicker (Delmar, N.Y.) has been named the NESCAC Defensive Player of the Week. The defensive back helped Middlebury to a 35-31 road victory over previously undefeated Amherst. The Panthers return to action Saturday, hosting Williams at 2:00 p.m.

Hopsicker earned a team-high eight tackles (6 solo), while returning an interception 32 yards for a touchdown at Amherst. The senior captain also had a tackle for loss, leading the Panthers to their second-straight 4-0 start.