In contributing heavily to the team’s accomplishments, the list of Yeldell’s personal accolades is practically interminable.
• Newberry’s first-ever Harlon Hill Trophy finalist, given to the most outstanding player in Division II
• Honorable Mention All-American
• Second team all-Super Region 2
• Offensive Player of the Year (SAC and ECAC)
• First-team all-conference quarterback (SAC and ECAC)
• Five Offense Player of the Week awards (four SAC, one ECAC)
• Division II Play of the Week by HERO Sports for game-winning touchdown at North Greenville
• Single-season leader in nearly every major passing category
• First in Newberry, eighth in SAC single-season history with 3,418 yards of total offense
• Division II leader in completion percentage (70.3)
• First-ever Newberry player to pass for 5,000 yards and rush for 1,500 in a career
Congratulations to Raleigh for all of his accomplishments, both during the 2016 season and throughout his illustrious career.
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