St. Louis, Mo., Oct. 26, 2015 – Washington University in St. Louis senior kicker Alex Hallwachs was named the Southern Athletic Association (SAA) Special Teams Player of the Week, as announced Monday by the conference office.
Hallwachs earned the honor for the second time this season after his performance in WashU's 70-32 win over Millsaps College Saturday at Francis Field in St. Louis. He set a school record going 9-for-9 in extra points, and also averaged 59.6 yards on nine kickoffs with two touchbacks.
Hallwachs leads the SAA in field goals (8) and extra points (33), and is second in scoring (57). He also ranks second in NCAA Division III in active career field goals made per game (1.15) and field goals made (38).