Navy lost at home to Southern Mississippi, 63-35, on October 8th. Each week on Tuesday, GoMids.com recognizes a top offensive player, defensive player, special teams player, and an unsung hero. Look inside to find out which players GoMids.com honors this week.
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Proctor, a senior from Big Bear, CA, had his second straight 100-100 game, rushing 17 times for 123 yards and also completing 5 of 10 passes for 102 yards and 2 TD's.
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Warrick, a junior from Chesterfield, MO, had 11 tackles on the day, including 9 solo stops. It was his second double-figure tackle game of the season, as he had 12 vs. Western Kentucky
SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE WEEK
Special teams were a weak spot on Saturday, as the Golden Eagles blocked a 29-yard FG attempt. The Mids also allowed 33 yards per kickoff return on the day. Therefore, no player is singled out for recognition.
UNSUNG HERO OF THE WEEK
Diggs, a senior from Claxton, GA, had 17 carries for 93 yards and 2 TDs. Diggs was forced into action after starting FB Alexander Teich
was suspended for the game due to a violation of team rules. Diggs came into the game with only 32 career rushing yards.