Britt earns third player-of-the-week honor

Hanover College junior quarterback Dexter Britt (Louisville, Ky.) has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference’s offensive player of the week.

Britt, who has earned the HCAC’s weekly honor threes time this fall, completed 17-of-29 passes for 210 yards and a career-high five touchdowns to lead Hanover to a 47-14 victory against Defiance College (Ohio) last weekend.

This season, Britt has completed 165-of-250 passes for 1,751 yards and 21 touchdowns. He has also rushed for 139 yards and four scores.

The Panthers have won five consecutive games and sit 5-2 overall and 5-0 in the Heartland Conference.

Hanover will host Earlham College, Saturday, Oct. 27, in the College's 85th-annual Homecoming game. The HCAC contest will begin at 1:30 p.m. at L.S. Ayres Field.