Covaliu named to All-ECAC First Team

Covaliu named to All-ECAC First Team

DANBURY, Conn. – Saint Anselm College senior running back Elad Covaliu (Rockville, Md.) was named to the 2015 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division II Football All-Star Team this past weekend.

Covaliu was named to the All-ECAC First Team as a running back. Earlier this fall, Covaliu was named to the Northeast-Conference First Team after rushing 192 times for 1,005 yards and eight touchdowns. He also caught 27 passes for 188 yards and a score, returned 23 kicks for 483 yards and brought back four punts for 19 yards.

The all-purpose back led the conference in carries and ranked second in rushing yards, all-purpose yards (1,695) and all-purpose yards per game (154.1), third in rushing yards per game (91.4), fifth in rushing touchdowns and kick returns yards, seventh in yards per kick return (21.0) and eighth in yards per carry (5.2).

To view the entire 2015 ECAC Football All-Star selections, please click here.

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