Nov. 4, 2008
WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross senior quarterback Dominic Randolph (Amelia, Ohio) has been named the ECAC Offensive Player of the Week for his performance in Saturday's 34-17 victory over Bucknell at Fitton Field. This marks the second ECAC Offensive Player of the Week honor this season for Randolph, who was also named the Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week on Monday.
In the Bucknell game, Randolph completed 38 of 49 attempts for 398 yards and four touchdowns, while throwing for over 300 yards for the fifth week in a row. He also rushed six times for 16 yards, giving him 414 yards of total offense on the day. After Holy Cross trailed the Bison 10-0 late in the second quarter, Randolph led the Crusaders to scoring drives on six of their last seven possessions in the game.
On the season, Randolph has now connected on 261 of 385 attempts for 2,693 yards and 23 touchdowns. Over the course of his Holy Cross career, he has hit on 742 of 1,166 passes for 8,534 yards and 72 scores. During the Bucknell game, Randolph broke the school record for career completions (the old mark was held by Jeff Wiley with 723 from 1985-1988) and tied the mark for career touchdown passes (72 by Tom Ciaccio from 1988-1991).
Holy Cross (5-3 overall, 3-0 Patriot League) returns to action this Saturday, Nov. 8, when it plays host to Fordham (4-4 overall, 0-3 Patriot League) at Fitton Field. Kickoff is set for 12:30 p.m.