Wes Simpson tackles opponentOntario University Athletics named defensive back Wes Simpson of Lancer football to its all-rookie team.

Lancer named to provincial football all-rookie squad

Defensive back Wes Simpson made an immediate impact on the Lancer football roster, and an impact on opposing players. His outstanding debut has won recognition for Ontario University Athletics, which named the first-year psychology student to its all-rookie team.

Simpson led all rookies in the province with 33.5 tackles in the eight-game season, noted head coach Jean-Paul Circelli.

“As a free safety, his unique athleticism and raw skill allowed him to be a day-one starter for our program and major contributor on the defensive side of the ball,” Circelli said.

Read the full story, “Simpson named to OUA football all-rookie team,” at goLancers.ca.