Reimers Named Ivy League Rookie of the Week

Photo courtesy of Gil Talbot
Photo courtesy of Gil Talbot

PRINCETON, N.J. – Freshman running back Noah Reimers has been named the Ivy League Rookie of the Week after helping the No. 24 Harvard football team to a 53-27 win over Brown Sept. 26, it was announced Monday afternoon.

Reimers, a Leesburg, Virginia native, scored two touchdowns and compiled 60 rushing yards on eight attempts Saturday. Reimers had a long rush of 27 yards for one of his touchdown runs at 5:40 of the third quarter, while the other was a 16-yard dash earlier in the third quarter.

Reimers and the Crimson will remain at home and host Georgetown Friday, Oct. 2. The game will be shown live on ESPN3 and kickoff is slated for 7 p.m.