PITMAN, N.J. - The weekly accolades continue to pile up for the Salisbury University football team, as freshman John Hanley was named the New Jersey Athletic Conference Defensive Rookie of the Week, the league announced on Sunday.
Hanley, playing in his first season for the Sea Gulls, finished Salisbury's 91-7 win over Southern Virginia University on Saturday with five total tackles, including one half of a tackle for loss. He also added a pass breakup in the effort.
So far, Hanley has played in all three of Salisbury's games this season, totaling seven tackles.
The Sea Gulls are next in action at The College of New Jersey in NJAC action on Saturday, October 3; the opening kickoff is set for 12 p.m.
To view the full NJAC release, click here.