Salmon named SAC Offensive Player of the Week

Salmon named SAC Offensive Player of the Week

ROCK HILL, S.C. - Mars Hill Lions' quarterback David Salmon was named as the AstroTurf SAC's Offensive Player of the Week Tuesday morning.  Salmon led the Lions to their 40-14 victory in the season opener.

Salmon threw for 257 yards and three touchdowns on the road against Shorter University.  He went 17-for-24, completing 70.8 percent of his passes.  His longest completion on the afternoon went for 61 yards, while he averaged 10.7 yards per completion.

This marked the senior's first Offensive Player of the Week award this season.

The Lions will be back in action on Saturday, September 9 as they will face off against North Carolina A&T on the road.  Kick-off is scheduled for 6 p.m.

To read the full release, please click here: SAC AstroTurf Football Players of the Week, Sept. 5