3 Virginia Tech Hokies earn ACC Player of the Week honors

The Virginia Tech Hokies are on a two-game winning streak after routing North Carolina 59-7 in dominant fashion. As a result, three Hokies were named ACC Players of the Week for their roles in the lopsided victory.

Defensive lineman Ricky Walker, defensive back Reggie Floyd (co-selection) and specialist Greg Stroman each earned the honors for Week 8.

Walker had four tackles, 1.5 sacks and a 12-yard touchdown on a fumble recovery. Floyd finished with seven tackles (one tackle for a loss) along with a 69-yard interception return for a touchdown. Stroman helped set the tone by returning a punt 91 yards for a touchdown in the first quarter.

Virginia Tech hosts Duke on Oct. 28 in a 7:20 p.m. (EST) matchup on the ACC Network

The post 3 Virginia Tech Hokies earn ACC Player of the Week honors appeared first on Diehards.

Thank you for reading the Springfield News-Sun and for supporting local journalism. Subscribers: log in for access to your daily ePaper and premium newsletters.

Thank you for supporting in-depth local journalism with your subscription to the Springfield News-Sun. Get more news when you want it with email newsletters just for subscribers. Sign up here.

X