NEWMAC Football Offensive Athlete of the Week
Nick Bainter, Springfield (Jr.,OL, East Bridgewater, Mass.)
Bainter was tremendous on the offensive line for Springfield in the Pride's 42-0 shutout over Kean University on Saturday. The Preseason All-American center directed the Pride's offense to 432 yards of total offense, including 418 on the ground. Springfield produced 27 first downs, averaged 6.5 yards per carry, and had five players with at least 50 rushing yards.