ArmySports.com Army Players of the Week
(AP Photo/Rusty Kennedy)
(AP Photo/Rusty Kennedy)

Posted Nov 8, 2009


The Army Black Knights fell to Air Force, 35-7, on Saturday. Each week ArmySports.com honors an offensive, defensive, and unsung hero of the game. Look inside to see who gets the honors this week.

Army
7
Air Force
35


Army defense allows Air Force 28 points in second half.


OFFENSIVE STAR OF THE GAME

Trent Steelman (Photo by Stan Jones)
QB No. 8 Trent Steelman


The freshman signal caller has steadily improved throughout the season and has a bright future ahead of him. Steelman got Army's only score of the game on a 42-yard gallop in the first quarter. He finished with 102 rushing on 18 carries. He had no fumbles and lost only one yard during the game.

DEFENSIVE STAR OF THE GAME

Stephen Anderson (USMA)
LB No. 50 Stephen Anderson


Anderson was all over the field on Saturday and finished with an incredible 16 tackles including 2.5 for losses and a sack. Late in the first quarter his sack of Tim Jefferson for a 9-yard loss forced the Falcons to punt.


UNSUNG HERO OF THE GAME

Donnie Dixon (USMA)
DB No. 16 Donnie Dixon


Dixon is a solid player in the secondary for Army. He finished with 4 tackles, including 2.5 for losses. His second quarter sack of Jefferson forced the Falcons to attempt a field goal which they missed.
	OFFENSIVE 	DEFENSIVE	 UNSUNG HERO

WEEK 8  Malcolm Brown   Antuan Aaron     Lonnie Liggins
WEEK 7  Ali Villanueva  Joshua McNary    Alex Carlton
WEEK 6  Zach Peterson   Andrew Rodriguez Brad Marren
WEEK 5  Damion Hunter   Stephen Anderson Steven Erzinger
WEEK 4	Chip Bowden	Victor Ugenyi	 Antuan Aaron
WEEK 3  Trent Steelman	Donovan Travis   Mike Gann
WEEK 2  Patrick Mealy   Andrew Rodriguez Matthew Campbell
WEEK 1  Kingsley Ehie   Joshua McNary    Jonathan Bulls



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