ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. - Oct. 15 - Erie Community College freshman running back Jacob Wims (Rochester, N.Y./John Marshall) was named the Northeast Football Conference Offensive Player of the Week today by the league.
The 5-foot-10, 190-pound Wims ran for a career-high 210 yards in the Kats’ 33-32 loss at Dean College Oct. 13. Wims had a 79-yard touchdown run, the third-longest run in ECC history, that gave the Kats a 26-21 lead at the time. The 210 rushing yards are the third most in a single game at ECC. Wims also caught one pass for 32 yards.
ECC will play at No. 8 ASA College in Brooklyn this Saturday at noon.