7:30 a.m., Dec. 10)
Knight earns first team all-star honours at the University
St. Peter Knight kicker Sean Decloux ended his sophmore
season at the University of Maine last week with an eight
point effort against the University of New Hampshire in
the second round of the NCAA FCS playoffs.
Former St. Peter Knight Sean Decloux set a
new single season field goal record at the
University of Maine this season with 16. He
also received first team all-star honours
playing in only his second season at the school.
went 2-for-2 in the field goal department, splitting the
uprights from 28 and 21 yards. He also made both his extra
point attempts and averaged 49.2 yards on six kick-offs.
All of which were in a losing cause as the Black Bears
lost 41-27 to the Wildcats.
the disappointing end to the season, the Black Bears can
be proud of the fact they were the first team in school
history to win a Colonial Athletic Association football
championship and Decloux was a big reason for it, picking
up first team all-star honours for his contribution.
Orléans native led the Black Bears in scoring with
91 points and set a new school single season record with
16 field goals.
two more years left, Decloux is hoping to break the school's
all-time records for both field goals and scoring.
left St. Peter in 2011 to play football at the Red Lion
Christian Academy prep school in Delawre. After a year
at the Academy, he signed a scholarship to play at Maine.
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