Utah’s Hackett Player of Week again

by / Tuesday, 07 October 2014 / Published in News, Ray Guy Award
Utah's Tom Hackett had five punts for 277 yards in a home win against Fresno State.

Utah’s Tom Hackett averaged 49.2 yards per punt in an upset win over UCLA.

AUGUSTA, Ga. — The Augusta Sports Council and Ray Guy Award are proud to announce Tom Hackett, University of Utah, as the Ray Guy Award Player of the Week.

Hackett had eight punts for 394 yards in an upset win over UCLA. He averaged 49.2 yards per punt with four marked inside the 20-yard line and one touchback. His net average was 46.6 yards per punt. Four of Hackett’s eight punts went for 50-plus yards with a long punt of 59 yards.

This is the second time this season that Hackett has been award the Ray Guy Award Player of the Week, with the first being in week two. Hackett was also on the 2014 Ray Guy Award Preseason Watch List announced in July.

Augusta Sports Council

asc_logo_1The Augusta Sports Council (ASC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to marketing the Augusta area as a destination for amateur sporting events. The ASC attracts, creates and supports dozens of sporting events and activities each year, generating a positive economic impact and enhancing the quality of life for residents of the greater Augusta community.

To learn more, visit AugustaSportsCouncil.org.

National College Football Awards Association

ncfaalogoThe Ray Guy Award is recognized by the National College Football Awards Association (NCFAA). The NCFAA was founded in 1997 as a coalition of the major collegiate football awards to protect, preserve and enhance the integrity, influence and prestige of the game’s predominant awards. The NCFAA encourages professionalism and the highest standards for the administration of its member awards and the selection of their candidates and recipients.

For more information, visit the association’s official website, ncfaa.org.

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