Hanover junior quarterback AJ Breit (Louisville, Ky. / St. Xavier) led the Panthers offense in a 23-20 win at Franklin on Saturday and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Football Player of the Week on offense.
Breit completed 63.4 percent of his passes for 274 yards and two touchdowns. The junior tossed the game-winning touchdown (48 yards) with less than four minutes remaining to Taylor Bleistein on fourth and two. Breit accounted for 85 percent of Hanover’s offense yard total (327) and was a part of all three touchdowns scored.
The Hanover Panthers (7-3, 7-1 HCAC) will travel to Naperville, Ill. on Saturday at 1 p.m. to play North Central College in the NCAA Division III Playoffs.
|HCAC Football Offensive
|Week 1||Chaiten Tomlin, Mount St. Joseph University|
|Week 2||Donovan Henderson Jr., Manchester University|
|Week 3||A.J. Glines, Mount St. Joseph University|
|Week 4||Chaiten Tomlin, Mount St. Joseph University|
|Week 5||Ben Fleet, Franklin College|
|Week 6||Jacob Earl, Franklin College|
|Week 7||Shawn Coane, Hanover College|
|Week 8||Shawn Coane, Hanover College|
|Week 9||Brad Bonomini, Franklin College|
|Week 10||A.J. Glines, Mount St. Joseph University|
|Week 11||AJ Breit, Hanover College|