Feckley Named IIAC Male Athlete of the Week
Sep 6, 2016
CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa - The Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (IIAC) announced University of Dubuque football student-athlete Conor Feckley (Anchorage, Alaska/Anchorage West) has been named Iowa Conference Male Athlete of the Week for the week ending Sunday, September 4th.
Feckley added another honor this week after being named to D3football.com Team of the Week on Monday, Sept. 5. Feckley tied the Iowa Conference mark of eight passing touchdowns in a game and broke five school offensive records in the game as the Spartans defeated Bethel 70-53. Feckley threw for 634 yards and completed 31 of 47 passes in the win. He also ran for a two-point conversion in the Spartans opening game of 2016.
Feckley and teammate senior wide receiver Najee Toomer earned D3football.com accolades. Toomer had TD catches of 18, 65, 11, 63 and 81 yards to finish with 297 yards receiving on 10 catches. Toomer scored three TDs in five and a half minutes to give Dubuque its final lead anf finish the afternoon with 735 yards of total offense.
The pair are also nominees for HERO of the Week, season's first look at some of the top single-game performances of the week in D3 football! Polls close Friday at 10 AM Pacific, so be sure to get your vote in for UD's quarterback Conor Feckley or wide receiver Najee Toomer!