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Ransom named CC Defensive Player of the Week

Jarius Ransom (c) 2019 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Jarius Ransom (c) 2019 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

LANCASTER, Pa. – Jarius Ransom (Williamstown, N.J./Williamstown), a senior on the McDaniel football team, has been named the Centennial Conference (CC) Football Defensive Player of the Week for the week of Sept. 28.

Ransom led the Green Terror (3-1, 2-1 CC) to a 32-22 victory over Gettysburg on Saturday. He was a key part of the defensive effort, recording eight tackles that included 2.0 tackles for loss and 1.5 sacks. He also had two forced fumbles, a fumble recovery and a pass breakup.

He leads the defense this season with 35 tackles, including 7.0 for loss and 3.5 sacks, to go with two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries.

McDaniel returns to action at home against Juniata on Saturday. Game time is 1 p.m.

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