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Fletcher Ladd '05
Ladd is the only player in school history to crack the 3,000-yard rushing plateau.

Ladd Named Division II/III All-Region by New England Football Writers

November 22, 2004

AMHERST, MA - Amherst College senior co-captain tailback Fletcher Ladd (Amherst, NH/Souhegan) was one of 28 players named to the 2004 New England Football Writers Division II/III All-New England Team.

Ladd earned New England Small College Athletic Conference (NESCAC) Offensive Player of the Year honors after topping the conference in rushing with 1,137 yards on 184 carries, upping his career total to a school-record 3,817 rushing yards. He also finished second in the NESCAC in rushing in both 2003 (111.8 ypg) and 2002 (143.5 ypg) and second in the conference in rushing touchdowns (seven) as a rookie in 2001. A Second-Team CoSIDA Academic All-America pick in 2003 and a finalist for Academic All-America this season, Ladd is a four-time All-NESCAC and two-time First-Team CoSIDA Academic All-District selection, among countless other honors.

The 2004 New England Football Writers Division II/III All-Star team will be honored at the annual New England Football Writers Captains & Awards Banquet on Thursday, December 2 at Lantana’s Restaurant in Randolph, Mass. For ticket info, contact Dick Lipe at Bentley College at 781 891-2334.