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Holy Trinity’s Jack Combs Named America East Defensive Player of the Week at Vermont!

via America East press release/website


#AEMLAX Week 6: Five Programs Earn Victories

BOSTON – All eight #AEMLAX programs were in action last week and five came away with wins, including NJIT who improved to 7-0 on the season, while Vermont used a strong second half to take down No. 20 UMass 13-12.

The Catamounts secured their first signature victory of the season, taking down #20 UMass 13-12 on the road this past Saturday. UVM built a 13-10 led and held off a late charge from the Minutemen to win their first-ever game against UMass. NJIT continued its winning with an 18-5 win over DI newcomer Lindenwood.


#AEMLAX Weekly Award Winners – March 11

Defensive Player of the Week
Jack Combs, Vermont – Fr., Defender, Clarks Indialantic, Fla.

  • Recorded five caused turnovers and three ground balls in a 13-12 win over UMass.
  • Forced a turnover with less than ten seconds left in regulation and picked up the ensuing ground ball to secure the program’s first win over UMass.
  • This is Combs’ first #AEMLAX Defensive Player of the Week of the season.

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