Archive - Nov 12, 2013 - Sports Article
FOREST, Va. - Emory & Henry College junior linebacker Paul Forney has been named the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week, ODAC officials announced Sunday.
The Newton native wins the award for the second time in his career. Last season, Forney was selected for weekly honors after the Waspsâ victory over Maryville on Sept. 8.
NEWTON â Faced with admitting a freshman to his varsity program three years ago, Fred T. Foard soccer coach Scottie Goforth made a difficult decision.
âItâs a hard call to have a freshman on varsity,â Goforth said. âWhile they are technically ready, are they emotionally ready? It was an experiment that has paid off.â