WORCESTER, Mass. - Senior wide receiver Bill Edger (Hainesport, N.J.) has been named the AT&T Crusader of the Week, for competition from October 4-10. Edger led the Holy Cross football team to a 17-13 victory over Brown on Saturday.
Against the Bears, Edger had a team-high seven receptions for 61 yards and two scores. He accounted for Holy Cross' only two touchdowns in the game, including the game-winner with 3:14 remaining in the third quarter. The game also marked the third time Edger has caught two touchdown passes in a game during his collegiate career.
On the season, Edger now ranks second on the team with 25 catches for a team-high 317 yards and five touchdowns. Over the course of his Holy Cross career, he has recorded 98 receptions for 1,480 yards and 14 scores.
Holy Cross (3-3 overall, 0-1 Patriot League) returns to action on Saturday, Oct. 16, when it travels to Dartmouth (2-2 overall, 0-2 Ivy League) at 1:30 p.m.