November 22, 2010

Dornfried Named Patriot League Special Teams Player Of The Week

WORCESTER, Mass. – Holy Cross senior placekicker Rob Dornfried (Berlin, Conn.) has been named the Patriot League Special Teams Player of the Week, for his performance in Saturday's 34-9 victory over Bucknell. This marks the second time Dornfried has been named the Patriot League Special Teams Player of the Week in his career, after previously earning the honor on Nov. 2, 2009.

In the Lafayette game, Dornfried scored a season-high 10 points, making both of his field goal attempts and all four of his extra points. He connected on field goals from 34 and 28 yards, to tie his career-high with two field goals made.

On the season, Dornfried led the team in scoring with 57 points, making 10 out of 13 field goals and 27 of 32 extra points. He finished the season ranked first in the Patriot League in field goals percentage at 76.9 percent.

Over the course of his collegiate career, Dornfried scored 118 total points by making 17 of 22 field goals and 67 of 73 extra points. He also set a school record by making 77.3 percent of his career field goal attempts.

The Crusaders finished the 2010 campaign with an overall record of 6-5, while placing second in the Patriot League with a 3-2 mark in conference games. Holy Cross posted a winning record for the sixth straight season.