Lott IMPACT Trophy


NEWPORT BEACH, CA. – Notre Dame Linebacker Te’von Coney has been named the Lott IMPACT Trophy Player of the Week.

Coney, a 6-1, 240-pound senior from Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, had 10 tackles, 2 for losses, 2 sacks and a pass break up in win over Northwestern, 31-21, to keep the Irish unbeaten at 9-0.

For the season, Coney has 80 tackles, giving him 271 for his career at South Bend.

He has already graduated from Notre Dame with a degree in philosophy and a minor in business economics.

Notre Dame will receive $1,000 for its general scholarship fund in recognition of his performance.

The Pacific Club IMPACT Foundation sponsors the Lott IMPACT Trophy and has donated more than $1.5 million to universities and charities throughout the country.

Other nominees for the Lott IMPACT Trophy in Week Ten:

Ben Burr-Kirven, LB, Washington: Had team high 12 tackles, forced a fumble and broke up a pass in win over Stanford, 27-23.

Ben Humphreys, LB, Duke: Recorded 6 tackles, recovered 2 fumbles, forced a fumble and had a quarterback hurry in win over Miami, 20-12.

Taylor Rapp, S, Washington: Had an interception and 6 tackles in win over Stanford, 27-23.

Colin Schooler, LB, Arizona: Had 9 tackles, 3 tackles for losses, a sack and a pass break up in win over Colorado, 42-34.

Christian Wilkins, DL, Clemson: Had 2.5 tackles for losses, 5 total tackles, a sack and a quarterback hurry in 77-16 win over Louisville.

2018 Lott IMPACT Trophy Players of the Week:

Week One – Ed Oliver, Houston

Week Two – Joe Dineen Jr – Kansas

Week Three – Deshaun Davis, Auburn

Week Four – Ben Burr-Kirven, Washington

Week Five – Josh Allen, Kentucky

Week Six – Adarius Pickett, UCLA

Week Seven – Devin White, LSU

Week Eight – Ben Burr-Kirven, Washington

Week Nine – Josh Allen, Kentucky