Two Holy Cross Players Named All-ECAC

Chandler Fenner

WORCESTER, Mass. – Senior cornerback Chandler Fenner (Virginia Beach, Va.) and senior linebacker Ricky Otis (Cleves, Ohio), members of the Holy Cross football team, have been named to the 2011 All-Eastern College Athletic Conference team for the football championship subdivision. Both Fenner and Otis were second team selections.

Fenner, who started all 11 games at cornerback for the Crusaders this year, was previously named first team All-Patriot League for the second straight year. He ranked fourth on the team with 68 total tackles this season, including 56 solo stops, two quarterback sacks and three tackles for loss. Fenner also led the team with two interceptions and 14 pass breakups, in addition to forcing two fumbles. He finished the year ranked second in the Patriot League in passes defended, seventh in forced fumbles and 18th in total tackles. Over the course of his Holy Cross career, Fenner totaled 158 tackles, four forced fumbles, two interceptions, three quarterback sacks and 18 pass breakups in 44 games played.

Otis earned first team All-Patriot League honors for the second straight season in 2011, and also played in the FCS Senior Scout Bowl. A starter in all 11 games at linebacker this year, he led the team with 97 total tackles, including 81 solo stops, four quarterback sacks and 10 tackles for loss. Otis also posted an interception and five pass breakups this season. He finished the year ranked fifth in the Patriot League in tackles, sixth in tackles for loss, ninth in sacks and 16th in passes defended. Over the course of his collegiate career, Otis totaled 232 tackles, five sacks, 12 tackles for loss, seven pass breakups, two forced fumbles, an interception and a fumble recovery.

A complete list of the 2011 All-ECAC football teams follows.


Offensive Player of the Year: Chris Lum, Sr., QB, Lehigh
Defensive Player of the Year: Andrew Schaetzke, Sr., DL, Georgetown
Offensive Rookie of the Year: Terrance West, Fr, RB, Towson
Defensive Rookie of the Year: Dillon Lucas, Fr., LB, Villanova

First Team Offense
QB: Chris Lum, Sr., Lehigh
RB: Jordan Brown, Jr., Bryant
RB: Jonathan Grimes, Sr., William & Mary
WR: Ryan Spadola, Jr., Lehigh
WR: Chris Summers, Sr., Liberty
TE: Alex Gottlieb, Sr., William & Mary
OL: Matt Faiella, So., Stony Brook
OL: Gino Gradkowski, Jr., Delaware
OL: Troy McKenna, Sr., Lehigh
OL: Kevin Murphy, Sr., Harvard
OL: Dan Shirey, Jr., Villanova
RS: Kevin Fogg, Jr., Liberty
PK: Brad Greenway, Sr., Cornell

First Team Defense
DL: Robert De La Rosa, Sr., Bucknell
DL: Brian McNally, Sr., New Hampshire
DL: Josue Ortiz, Sr., Harvard
DL: Andrew Schaetzke, Sr., Georgetown
LB: Matt Evans, Jr., New Hampshire
LB: Tyler Holmes, Sr., Massachusetts
LB: Chris Mandas, Sr., Sacred Heart
DB: Jordan Dangerfield, Jr., Towson
DB: Jerron McMillian, Sr., Maine
DB: Jimmy Pitts, Sr., Villanova
DB: Bryce Robertson, Sr., Bucknell
P: Paul Layton, So., Albany

Second Team Offense
QB: Kevin Decker, Sr., New Hampshire
RB: Brock Jackolski, Sr., Stony Brook
RB: Miguel Maysonet, Jr., Stony Brook
WR: Jake Drwal, Sr., Lehigh
WR: Shane Savage, Sr., Cornell
TE: Matt Tracey, Sr., Bryant
OL: Chris Howley, Jr., Maine
OL: Jim Leibler, Sr., Lehigh
OL: James Pagliaro, Sr., William & Mary
OL: Mike Vuono, Jr., Lehigh
OL: Earl Watford, Jr., James Madison
RS: Rashad Campbell, Sr., Cornell
PK: Chris Rogers, Fr., Sacred Heart

Second Team Defense
DL: D.J. Bryant, Sr., James Madison
DL: Eddie Delaney, Sr., Albany
DL: Josh Eden, Sr., Bucknell
DL: Caraun Reid, Jr., Princeton
LB: Mike Groome, Sr., Lehigh
LB: Ricky Otis, Sr., Holy Cross
LB: Stephon Robertson, So., James Madison
DB: A.J. Cruz, So., Brown
DB: Brandon Ellis, Sr., Lafayette
DB: Chandler Fenner, Sr., Holy Cross
DB: Jeremy Moore, Jr., Georgetown
P: Nathan Lovett, Fr., Brown