Switaj Chosen FFC Special Teams Player Of The Week
, Oct. 13, 2002 - Springfield College junior placekicker Greg Switaj
was named Freedom Football Conference (FFC) Special Teams Player of the Week (Oct. 13).
, who hails from Ridgewood, N.J.
, also won the FFC Weekly Award on Sept. 9.
Switaj drilled a career-long 45-yard field goal in the driving rain in the Pride’s 18-15 win over No. 14 Western Connecticut State (Oct. 11). His field goal gave the Pride a 10-8 halftime lead. He also converted an extra point on SC’s first touchdown of the game.
Switaj’s six field goals leads the FFC. He also leads the conference in point-after percentage (91.3 %, 21-23 PAT) and is fourth in scoring (7.8 points-per-game).
With the win, SC (4-1, 3-0 FFC) took sole possession of first place in the FFC.