LEICESTER, Mass. --- Freshman defensive back Elijah Hill (Tampa, Fla. / Hillsborough) of the Becker College football team was named the Commonwealth Coast Football Defensive Rookie of the Week for the week ending Sunday, November 4th, 2018.
Hill helped Becker earn its first win of the season, a 31-17 victory over the University of New England on Saturday. He head a tam leading two pass breakups in the contest. The rookie also had a 25 yard kick return on special teams and picked up 16 rushing yards on offense.
Hill is the third Hawk to be named CCF Defensive Rookie of the Week this year. He joins defensive back Materrence Holloway (Tampa, Fla. / Hillsborough) and linebacker Marshell Ricketts (Far Rockaway, N.Y. / Queens H.S. for IRT) who were both recognized earlier this season.
The Hawks will complete their 2018 season next Saturday when they travel to Western New England University for a 1:00 p.m. game.
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