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W&M kicker Dorka nabs another preseason honor

W&M kicker Dorka nabs another preseason honor

William and Mary junior placekicker Nick Dorka Jr has been selected to the Fred Mitchell Award Watch List.

The national honor, which includes 27 of the country's top placekickers at the FCS, D-II, D-III and NAIA levels, honors excellence both on the field and in the community. The award will be announced in mid-December.

Honored as a 2016 preseason All-American by STATS and Athlon, Dorka established himself as one of the nation's elite placekickers last fall when he garnered All-America distinction from the Associated Press, STATS and College Sporting News. The first-team All-CAA honoree connected on 21 of 25 field goal attempts and all 47 extra-point tries in 2015, while he...