Athletes of the Week

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Courtesy of Fordham Athletics

Dylan Balsamo, Assistant Sports Editor

Dequece Carter

Freshman

Football

Carter’s two touchdowns, seven catches and 120 receiving yards in a 49-27 home loss to Holy Cross were just side notes on his day. His one-handed 42-yard catch that set up a touchdown ended up on ESPN’s “Saturday’s Best” reel.

Aria De La Rosa

Freshman

Volleyball

In two games played this week against George Washington and George Mason, De La Rosa recorded 11 kills in each game, also having 10 blocks, a team-high. Her efforts won her Atlantic 10 Rookie of the Week honors.