FAIRFIELD, Conn. – Sacred Heart freshman wide receiver Ezekiel Ennis earned his second Northeast Conference Rookie of the Week award on Monday.
Ennis had a career-high nine receptions for 94 yards as SHU set a new single-game record with 429 passing yards at Bryant on Saturday. The freshman had three receptions for 40 yards on the Pioneers' final drive of the first half, setting up a 19-yard field goal that put SHU ahead 24-21 at halftime.
This is Ennis' second Rookie of the Week award this season, and third NEC weekly honor. Ennis was Rookie of the Week on Oct. 16 after having eight receptions for 69 yards and a touchdown against Dartmouth. He was Special Teams Player of the Week on Sept. 25 after returning a kickoff 98 yards for a touchdown at Bucknell.
SHU travels to Saint Francis U this Saturday for a 12 p.m. kickoff.