Nov 13, 2014, 9:41 AM EDT
CHARLESTON, S.C. – UAlbany wide receiver Josh Gontarek and New Hampshire running back Donald Goodrich were named to the CFPA Freshman Performer of the Year watch list on Thursday. A total of 30 players from across the FCS earned spots on the list.
Gontarek ranks second in CAA Football with eight receiving touchdowns, sixth with 51 receptions and seventh with 616 yards. His 12.1 average yards-per-catch also places among the league leaders.
Goodrich, meanwhile, has 175 rushing yards and a pair of touchdowns on the ground for New Hampshire. His best game of the season came at Elon on Oct. 4, where he rushed 10 times for 54 yards and a score.
The complete watch list can be found here.
- CAA Football Rewind - Sept. 23
- #CAAFB Closeup - Stony Brook's Tyrice Beverette
- #CAAFB Going Deep: The Making of a Comeback
- #CAAFB Closeup - Towson's Will Hayes
- This Week In CAA Football - Week 4 Preview
- Towson's O'Neill Receives National Honor
- Four CAAFB Teams Ranked In Top 25 Polls
- CAA Football Media Teleconference - Sept. 18
- CAA Football Weekly Awards - Sept. 18
- CAA Football Rewind - Sept. 16