Junior quarterback Nas Sinkfield-Shelton (New Rochelle, N.Y. / New Rochelle) of the Becker College football team has been named the Becker Student-Athlete of the Week for the week ending October 2nd.
Sinkfield-Shelton threw for four touchdown passes on Saturday in the Hawks' 42-18 victory at Gallaudet University. The junior completed 12 of 22 passes for 132 yards and rushed for another 91 yards on the ground.
Late in the third quarter, facing third and seven and nursing an eight point lead, Sinkfield-Shelton escaped the rush, running for 37 yards and a first down, setting up a touchdown pass three plays later.
Through four games, Sinkfield-Shelton has thrown for 673 yards and eight touchdowns. He made First Team All-ECFC last season.