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Moore Lands On Liberty Football Weekly Honor Roll

Moore Lands On Liberty Football Weekly Honor Roll

KINGS POINT, N.Y. (Oct. 25, 2016) – USMMA junior quarterback Brice Moore (Pace, Fla.) was featured on the Liberty League football weekly honor roll, the conference announced on Monday. This is the fifth week this season that Moore has been recognized by the Liberty League, as he earned honor roll nods on Sept. 12 and Oct. 3 and was the league's Offensive Player of the Week on Sept. 26 and Oct. 10.
 
Moore led Merchant Marine with 232 yards of total offense in the Mariners' 8-0 home loss to #15/16 St. Lawrence this past Saturday. He ran for 106 yards and threw for 126 yards on 7-for-13 passing.
 
The junior leads the Liberty League and ranks 21st in the country with 873 rushing yards. Moore and sophomore Wiley Martin (Polo, Mo.) are the Liberty leaders with nine rushing touchdowns apiece, which also ranks them 35th in the nation. Freshman Joe Vitelli (Warrington, Pa.) currently ranks 13th among all return specialist in Division III with 613 combined return yards (533 on kickoffs and 80 on punts).
 
For the weekly release by the Liberty League, click here. For the Liberty League's statistical rankings, follow this link. Merchant Marine's complete NCAA statistical ranking report can be found at this link.
 
The Mariners are on a bye week and return to action on Saturday, Nov. 5, when they travel up to Schenectady, N.Y., to take on Union College. Kickoff is scheduled for 12-noon at the Dutchmen's Frank Bailey Field. Live stats, a live video feed and a live audio feed of the game will be available with links on the USMMA Football Schedule Page.
 
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