Five Holy Cross Players Selected To Hampshire Honor Society
DALLAS, Texas – Tight end Mike Argillander (Detroit, Mich.), placekicker Rob Dornfried (Berlin, Conn.), wide receiver Bill Edger (Hainesport, N.J.), defensive lineman Matt Ferrel (San Francisco, Calif.) and defensive lineman Marcus Morgan (Aurora, Colo.), who were all seniors on the 2010 Holy Cross football team, have been selected to the 2011 Hampshire Honor Society, as announced by the National Football Foundation & College Hall of Fame. The team is comprised of graduating seniors from schools across the country who were starters or key reserves and maintained a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.20. A total of 671 players from 241 schools were selected to this year's Honor Society.
Argillander has a 3.33 grade point average in political science, and was named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll twice during his career. He played in all 11 games with one start during the 2010 season, catching one pass for seven yards. Argillander was also a key blocker for an offense which averaged 323.1 total yards and 22.6 points per game.
Dornfried owns a 3.31 grade point average in history, and was named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll twice during his career. He earned second team All-Patriot League honors in 2010, after being a first team All-Patriot League selection in 2009. Dornfried scored a team-high 57 points during the 2010 campaign, making 10 out of 13 field goals and 27 of 32 extra point attempts. He finished the year ranked second in the league in field goal percentage and fourth in scoring. Dornfried also placed eighth on the Holy Cross single season list for most field goals made. Over the course of his collegiate career, he hit 17 of 22 field goals and 67 of 73 extra points for 118 total points, while breaking the all-time school record by making 77.3 percent of his career field goals.
Edger carries a 3.20 grade point average in economics and earned Academic All-Patriot League honors in 2010, while being selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll once in his career. He was named second team All-Patriot League in 2010, after catching 44 passes for team-highs of 540 yards and seven touchdowns. Edger also completed his only pass attempt of the 2010 season for a 43-yard touchdown. He finished the year ranked fifth in the Patriot League in both receptions and receiving yards, while standing seventh in scoring. Over the course of his collegiate career, Edger made 117 receptions for 1,703 yards and 16 scores in 43 games played. He ranks eighth all-time at Holy Cross in career touchdown receptions.
Ferrel has a 3.24 grade point average in political science, and was selected to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll in 2010. During the 2010 campaign, he played in eight games with one start, recording five solo tackles and three assisted tackles. Over the course of his collegiate career, Ferrel played in 19 games and totaled 16 tackles with one tackle for loss.
Morgan owns a 3.39 grade point average in economics and accounting, and was named to the Patriot League Academic Honor Roll three times during his career. He played in only three games during the 2010 season due to injury, and made two solo tackles. Over the course of his collegiate career, Morgan totaled eight tackles, three tackles for loss, two quarterback sacks and a forced fumble in 17 games played, including two starts.
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.