Sept. 24, 2007
WORCESTER, Mass. - Holy Cross junior quarterback Dominic Randolph (Amelia, Ohio) and junior placekicker Matt Partain (Libertyville, Ill.) have been honored by the Patriot League for their performances in Saturday's 55-0 victory over Georgetown. Randolph was named the Patriot League Offensive Player of the Week for the second straight week and the sixth time in his career, while Patrain was chosen as the Patriot League Special Teams Player of the Week.
In the Georgetown game, Randolph completed 22 of 33 attempts for 302 yards and two touchdowns, while throwing for over 300 yards for the second week in a row. He also rushed five times for 22 yards and another score, giving him 324 yards of total offense on the day. On the season, Randolph has now connected on 83 of 150 attempts for 937 yards and eight touchdowns with just two interceptions. Over the course of his Holy Cross career, he has hit on 267 of 438 passes for 3,174 yards and 27 scores.
Partain scored a career-high 12 points in the victory over the Hoyas, hitting both of his field goal attempts and all six of his extra points. His first field goal was a 21-yarder in the first quarter, then he added a 26-yard field goal in the second quarter. On the season, Partain now leads the team in scoring with 23 points on three field goals and 14 extra points. He has also hit a perfect 100 percent of both his field goal and extra point attempts so far this year.
Holy Cross (2-1 overall, 1-0 Patriot League) returns to action this Saturday, Sept. 29, when it plays host to No. 22 Yale (2-0 overall, 1-0 Ivy League) at Fitton Field. Kickoff is set for 12:00 p.m., in a contest which will be shown live on CN8.