July 6, 2012

SHU's Chris Rogers Named a BSN 2012 FCS Preseason All-American

Official BSN Preseason All-American Release

FAIRFIELD, CT (July 6, 2012) - Sacred Heart r-sophomore Chris Rogers (Cazenovia, NY) has been named to the BSN College Sports Network FCS Preseason All-America team.  Rogers earns a spot on the 2012 preseason second team.

Rogers is coming off a rookie campaign where he was the only freshman named to the All-Northeast Conference first team while also garnering All-New England honors.  Rogers postd 63 points last fall and was the only kicker in all of Divison I FCS to finish the season make all their field goal attempts.  Rogers knocked home 11 of 11 on the season and was 30 of 34 on his extra point attempts.

His signature kick on the season helped deliver the Pioneers a 24-21 "Homecoming" win over Dartmouth.  Rogers buried a 22-yard field goal with one minute left on the clock to cap off what proved to be a 17 play, 74 yard drive that ate up 7:40 on the clock.

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