LANCASTER, Pa. – Joe Rollins (Temple Hills, Md./Surrattsville), a senior on the McDaniel football team, has been named a Beyond Sports College Network Football Athlete of the Week for the week of Sept. 14.
Rollins, the Centennial Conference (CC) Offensive Player of the Week, led the Green Terror (1-1, 1-0 CC) to a 21-14 victory over Moravian, running for 219 yards on 29 carries. He also scored all three touchdowns for McDaniel, covering 44, 21 and 15 yards on his first-half scoring scampers. He also caught an 11-yard pass for 230 all-purpose yards. It was his sixth career 200-yard rushing day.
With the 219 rushing yards, Rollins moves into second place on the program's all-time rushing list with 3,604 career yards. He also moves into ninth place on the CC's all-time list.
In 2013, Rollins has 337 rushing yards on 51 carries with five touchdowns. His yards and touchdowns are both conference bests.
The Green Terror returns to action at Muhlenberg on Saturday. Game time is 2 p.m.