Sept. 29, 2014 WASHINGTON - Senior defensive end Alec May (Wrenthem, Mass./King Phillip) was named a Patriot League Weekly Honorable Mention when the league announced its award winners on Monday morning. For May, it is his sixth Patriot League weekly honor in the last eight weeks and third of the season.
May led the Hoyas with eight tackles, 1.5 tackles for loss of nine yards, one sack and one forced fumble. He has registered a sack in each of his last eight games and leads Division I FCS and the Patriot League, averaging 1.9 sacks per game. May leads the PL with 11.0 tackles for loss of 68 yards and is tied for third in the league, averaging 8.4 tackles per game.
With one sack against Colgate, May moves into a tie with Nabil Al-Sabih (1987-90) for seventh place in GU history with 22 sacks. Last week, he was the CFPA FCS National Defensive Lineman of the Week after a four-sack performance against Brown.
The Georgetown University football team (2-3, 0-1 Patriot League) returns home on Saturday, October 4 when they host Harvard (2-0, 1-0 Ivy League) for the first time in program history. Kick-off at Multi-Sport Field is scheduled for noon.