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NICK BELCHER EARNS NAL WEEK 10 SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE WEEK

05/24/2017 9:30 AM -

JACKSONVILLE –  The National Arena League announced today that Sharks kicker Nick Belcher earned another Special Teams Player of the Week for his standout performance in Week 10 against the Monterrey Steel.  


 

Belcher helped the Sharks to their best starting record in franchise history (8-0) on Saturday night at the Shark Tank. Belcher made the first score of the game and the only points for the quarter against the Monterrey Steel with a field goal. After scoring two deuces in the second quarter and one in the third, Belcher ended his game tied with his record of four deuces per game.

 

This is Belcher’s fourth weekly honor of the season. He leads the league in all kicking categories.

 

For Belcher’s next game, he and the Sharks will face off against the Corpus Christi Rage (3-2) in Corpus Christi Texas on Saturday, May 28 at 7 p.m.

 

NAL PLAYERS OF THE WEEK

 

Offensive Player of the Week: QB Warren Smith Jr - Lehigh Valley

Defensive Player of the Week: DL Logan Ingle - Columbus

Special Teams Player of the Week: K Nick Belcher - Jacksonville

 

About the Jacksonville Sharks

 

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