Athlete of the Week: Jeff Avery

This week’s Athlete of the Week is RPI junior quarterback Jeff Avery. Despite this past week’s loss to Alfred University, Avery exhibited dynamic playmaking ability, throwing for 185 yards and four touchdowns. Two touchdowns of eight and 36 yards went to junior wide receiver Logan Gaddar, who totaled 85 yards on three catches. The other two went to graduate student Reggie Colas, who snagged five throws for 71 yards, including a beautiful touchdown throw and catch to put the Engineers up by 10 in the third quarter. In addition, Avery rushed twenty times for 45 yards, including a long of 11.