Shelton-Mosley Tabbed STATS FCS Freshman Player of the Year Finalist

Justice Shelton-Mosley returned a punt 91 yards Saturday (Photo courtesy of Gil Talbot).
Justice Shelton-Mosley returned a punt 91 yards Saturday (Photo courtesy of Gil Talbot).

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. – Harvard football freshman wide receiver Justice Shelton-Mosley has been named a STATS FCS Freshman Player of the Year Finalist, it was announced Monday.

Shelton-Mosley, who was also added to the CFPA National Freshman Performer of the Year Watch List, has earned Ivy League Rookie of the Week on four-straight occasions (Nov. 2, Nov. 9 Nov. 16 and Nov. 23).

The Sacramento, California product ranked second on the team with 40 receptions for 589 yards (58.9 ypg) and six touchdowns. Doing it all this year, the rookie rushed for 30 yards and a score and threw for a touchdown.

Shelton-Mosley was also a key weapon on punt and kick returns, averaging 33.1 yards on kickoffs and 19.0 yards on punts.

A national panel of sports information and media relations directors, broadcasters, writers and other dignitaries will cast their ballots for the FCS Freshman Player of the Year based on the regular season. The winner will be honored at the STATS FCS Awards Banquet and Presentation on the eve of the Jan. 9 FCS championship game in Frisco, Texas.