Week 6 AUS Football Players of the Week: Estabrooks, Bell and Parker honoured

Week 6 AUS Football Players of the Week: Estabrooks, Bell and Parker honoured

(HALIFAX, N.S.) Mount Allison Mounties running back Jack Estabrooks, defensive back Daniel Bell and kicker James Parker have been selected as the Week 6 AUS football players of the week for their respective performances this past weekend.

Offensive Player of the Week
Name:  Jack Estabrooks
University: Mount Allison University
Position: Running back
Hometown: Sackville, N.B.
Year of eligibility: First
Academic program: BCM
Height and weight: 5'9", 190 lbs

Mount Allison Mounties running back Jack Estabrooks is the Atlantic University Sport football offensive player of the week for the week ending Sept. 29, 2019.

A first-year commerce student from Sackville, N.B., Estabrooks finished with 148 rushing yards on 19 carries and one touchdown in the Mounties' 36-11 win over the StFX X-Men during their Homecoming game Saturday at Mount Allison.

The touchdown marked the first of the freshman's U SPORTS career and he earned Subway Player of the Game honours for his efforts.

Defensive Player of the Week
Name: Daniel Bell
University: Mount Allison University
Position: Defensive back
Hometown: Saint John, N.B.
Year of eligibility: First
Academic program: BCM
Height and weight: 6'2", 200 lbs 

Mount Allison Mounties defensive back Daniel Bell has been named the AUS football defensive player of the week.

A first-year commerce student from Saint John, N.B., Bell had a sack, a forced fumble and an interception in Mount Allison's 36-11 win over StFX Saturday.

His key interception in the X-Men end zone prevented a StFX touchdown. Bell also recorded three solo tackles for the Mounties defence.


Special Teams Player of the Week

Name: James Parker
University: Mount Allison University
Position: Kicker
Hometown: Abbotsford, B.C.
Year of eligibility: Second
Academic program: Psychology
Height and weight: 5'9", 190 lbs

Mount Allison Mounties kicker James Parker is the AUS football special teams player of the week for the week ending Sept. 29, 2019.

A second-year psychology student from Abbotsford, B.C., Parker earned 18 of the Mounties' 36 points in their 36-11 win over StFX Saturday in Sackville, N.B.

He made good on five of six field goal attempts to tie Mount Allison's all-time school record. He was also successful on all three point-after attempts.

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