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Football Player of the Week: Tom Fuessel, of Lincoln-Way East

Tom Fuessel Lincoln-Way East football

Tom Fuessel, Lincoln-Way East football

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Updated: December 15, 2012 6:16AM



Tom Fuessel, of Lincoln-Way East, is this week’s Pepsi-Cola/SouthtownStar Football Player of the Week.

Fuessel, a senior quarterback, rushed for 248 yards and three touchdowns on 15 carries to lead the Griffins to a 40-10 win over Edwardsville in a Class 7A quarterfinal. Fuessel will play his college ball at Northern Illinois.

Coaches wishing to nominate Player of the Week candidates can do so by contacting Pat Disabato at pdisabato@southtownstar.com or (708) 802-8837 by 11 a.m. Tuesdays.



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