Jernigan Earns NESCAC Honors

Jernigan Earns NESCAC Honors

Middlebury College quarterback Will Jernigan (Decatur, Ga.) has been named the NESCAC Offensive Player of the Week. The junior completed 18-25 (.720) passes for 359 yards with four touchdowns as Middlebury remained unbeaten with a 45-21 win over Wesleyan. He threw touchdown passes for 23, 80, 25 and 18 yards in the game, while gaining 36 yards on the ground. Jernigan is second in the league with 249.3 yards passing/game, while leading the league with 309.8 yards of total offense/contest. He and his teammates will visit Bowdoin on Saturday with a 1:00 p.m. kickoff.