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Oct. 15, 2018 - The Northeast Football Conference selected Lackawanna's Darius Brown and JaQuan Brisker and ASA's Jean Palacio as its players of the week.

Offensive: Brown, a 5-foot-8, 175-pound freshman running back from Florida City, Florida, ran for 245 yards and one touchdown on 22 carries in No. 6 Lackawanna’s 21-7 win over No. 12 Monroe. The victory allowed Lackawanna to win the NEFC title.

Defensive: Brisker, a 6-1, 193-pound sophomore safety from Monroeville, Pennsylvania, was credited with seven solo tackles, including a quarterback sack in the Falcons' win. He also received the award Sept. 24.

Special Teams: Palacio, a 5-9, 170-pound freshman kicker from Bayside, New York, made a 26-yard field goal and seven extra-point kicks in ASA’s 78-6 win over Capp Prep. He also averaged 58.7 yards on seven kickoffs, including a touchback.

Honorable Mention: Offense, Khalid Morris, ASA; Defense, Devin Henry, ASA; Rashon McNeil, Monroe.

2018 Players of the Week

Date Offensive Defensive Special Teams
9/5 Jalen Brown, Monroe Brendan DeVera, ASA Jordan Valerius-Twyman, Monroe
9/11 Jalen Brown, Monroe Niadre Zouzoua, Monroe Diogo Alves, Monroe
9/24 Khalid Morris, ASA JaQuan Brisker, Lackawanna Armani Bermudez, Monroe
10/2 Shane McLaughlin, Lackawanna Ja'yir Brown, Lackawanna
10/9 Alex Brinkm ASA Dillon Harris, Lackawanna
10/15 Darius Brown, Lackawanna JaQuan Brisker, Lackawanna Jean Palacio, ASA