PAINESVILLE, OHIO - Lake Erie College senior punter Vince Hug (Eastlake, Ohio/Eastlake North) was named to the recently announced ECAC Division II Football All-Stars team. Hug was selected as one of 25 players, including just three special teams performers, named to the squad.
Hug punted 42 times, averaging 36 yards per kick, including a long of 51. Twelve times he pinned opponents inside the 20-yard line, helping the Storm to a 7-4 mark in just its second varsity season. He ranked 71st nationally in punting.
In his two-year varsity career, Hug punted 99 times and averaged better than 35 yards per punt.
The Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) is the nation's largest athletic conference and only multi-divisional conference, with approximately 300 member institutions and over 122,000 student-athletes ranging across 16 states from Maine to North Carolina and westerly to Illinois. Established in 1938 with 58 charter members, the ECAC has since emerged as the nationwide leader in service. The ECAC honors more than 2,000 student-athletes during the academic year through its all-star and player of the week programs. Each week, the conference has recognized 14 football players of the week, including offensive and defensive, in the Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS), Football Championship Subdivision (FCS), Division II, and Division III (Northeast, Northwest, Southeast, and Southwest Regions).