As 2016 winds down, we will take a look back at the Top Ten moments of the calendar year. We will announce one a day for ten weekdays with the top moment being announced on Dec 30th.
We hope you all enjoy the holiday season.
TOP MOMENT #7 – DARIUS ADAMS HAS BREAKOUT SEASON ON THE GRIDRION
Junior Darius Adams, playing his first year of football at any level, has a breakout season setting or tying three records and earning several postseason accolades.
Adams was named to the 2016 New England Football Writers Division II/III All-New England Team. He was also named the New England Football Conference (NEFC) Offensive Rookie of the Year and was a first team all conference selection.
He broke single-season school records with 1,054 receiving yards and 13 touchdown receptions while also tying the single-game record of three touchdown receptions twice this season. He was second on the team with 47 receptions.
Adams led the NEFC and was 17th nationally with his 1,054 yards and 13 touchdowns (11th nationally). Adams was second in the conference with 105.4 yards per game (21st nationally) and 22.4 yards per reception (13thnationally).