CASTINE, Maine – Maine Maritime Academy football's Michael Burgess (North Yarmouth, Maine) has been named to the D3football.com Team of the Week presented by Scoutware.
Burgess, was selected as the special teams representative on the D3football.com Team of the Week. This is the 17th season that D3football.com has selected the Team of the Week, which honors the top player nationally at each position from the previous week.
Burgess set a school single-game record with three blocked kicks in a 21-20 win over Curry. On Senior Day, he helped lead the Mariners to their first conference win of the year with three blocked kicks, including a block on an extra point attempt late in the second half, and a blocked field goal on what would have been the game-winner for the Colonels in the fourth quarter. Burgess is Maine Maritime's all-time leader in most career blocked kicks with 17, including five this season.
Earlier this week, Burgess was named the New England Football Conference Special Teams Player of the Week.
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