Lancers Recognized By OUA

Tree members of the Lancer football program have been recognized by Ontario University Athletics.
 
Linebacker Dan Metcalfe and offensive lineman Drew Desjarlais were named to the OUA's second all-star team, while rookie Cole Verlinde was named to the all-rookie team.
 
In his third season with the Lancers, Metcalfe led the team in tackles with 60, to place him third overall in the OUA. The Kingsville native, was a member of the OUA all-rookie team in 2016.
 
"It is great to see Dan finally get the recognition he deserves," said Lancer football Head Coach Joe D'Amore. "He has been a top players in this league for the last few years and coaches are starting to see how talented he is. I expect him to be an all-Canadian by the time his career is done."

In his first season, Verlinde finished the season with 15.5 tacklesto place in the team's top ten defensively.