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Guenard & Kelly named AUS Football Players of the Week

Guenard & Kelly named AUS Football Players of the Week

Offensive Player of the Week
 Hunter Guenard
University: Acadia University
Position: Quarterback
Hometown: Calgary, Alta.
Year of eligibility: Third
Academic program: BA
Height and weight: 6'1", 220 lbs

Acadia Axemen quarterback Hunter Guenard is the Atlantic University Sport football offensive player of the week for the week ending Oct. 14, 2018.

A third-year arts student from Calgary, Guenard threw 17 completions on 24 attempts for 229 yards and two touchdowns in Acadia's 31-9 win over the Bishop's Gaiters Saturday in Wolfville, N.S.

He currently leads the AUS conference in several categories including touchdowns (nine), pass yards per game (222.8), completion percentage (69.3%) and pass efficiency (159.5).

Defensive Player of the Week
Name: Rory Kelly
: Acadia University
: DB
: Moncton, N.B.
Year of eligibility
: Third
Academic program
Height and weight
: 6'2", 192 lbs

Acadia Axemen defensive back Rory Kelly has been named the AUS football defensive player of the week.

A fourth-year business student in his third year of eligibility from Moncton, N.B., Kelly had an interception in Acadia's win Saturday, which he returned 78 yards for a touchdown.

His defensive stats also included three solo tackles, one tackle for loss and a pass break up.

Special Teams Player of the Week
  Shedler Fervius
University: Saint Mary's University
Position: Returner/Wide Receiver
Hometown: Toronto, Ont.
Year of eligibility: First
Height and weight: 6'0", 195 lbs

Saint Mary's Huskies returner Shedler Fervius is the AUS football special teams player of the week for the week ending Oct. 14, 2018.

A first-year returner and wide receiver from Toronto, Fervius had a 102-yard kickoff return for a touchdown in Saint Mary's 28-16 win over the Mount Allison Mounties Saturday in Halifax.

He had three kickoff returns for 127 total yards in the win, along with five punt returns for 39 total yards.