This week, three Lackawanna Falcons signed National Letters of Intent to play at NCAA Division I FBS schools in 2014. Jarell Broxton signed to play at Baylor University, Jermaine Eluemumor signed with SEC power Texas A&M, while Shahid Lovett signed with Temple University. Broxton and Eluemunor joined a long line of outstanding offensive linemen from Lackawanna who moved on to the Division 1 level. Since 2010, eleven Falcon offensive linemen have signed Division 1 scholarships; five have signed to Football Bowl Subdivision schools, and six to Football Championship Subdivision schools
Student Union – According to Sportsnetwork.com, former Falcon, Lorenzo Taliaferro, has been placed on the Payton Award Watch List based on his outstanding season as a running back for Coastal Carolina. The Walter Payton Award is awarded annually to the most outstanding offensive player in the Division I Football Championship Subdivision (formerly Division I-AA) of college football as chosen by a nationwide panel of media and college sports information directors.
MEDIA, Pa- Lackawanna College Sophomore Quaterback Dylan Pasik has been named Eastern Pennsylvania Athletic Conference Athlete of the Week, as announced by the league office this morning.
Pasik led the Falcons to a 41-38 overtime victory over Erie Community College on 10/5/13. Pasik accounted for all 5 of the Falcons touchdowns, 3 as a passer and 2 as a rusher.
Peckville, PA - ASA scored twice in the 4th quarter to break open a defensive game which saw the score tied at 3-3 until the 11:24 point in the 4th quarter. ASA scored first when they ended their first drive of the contest on Cherche Aloema's 22 yard field goal. The score remained at 3-0 until Noe Herrera tied the score with a 28 yard field goal with 5:46 left in the third period.
Scranton, PA - For the second consecutive week, Lackawanna College linebacker, Dayron Wilson, was named the Northeast Football Conference Defensive Player of the week for his performance in last Saturday's game against Erie Community College.