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Hinds running back named MACCC Offensive Player of the week

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Dajon Richard (photo courtesy HCC)

Dajon Richard of Patterson, Louisiana, was awarded the Mississippi Association of Community Colleges Conference Offensive Player of the Week for his exceptional performance in Hinds 56-21 victory over Southwest Mississippi Community College Thursday, Oct. 26.

Richard, a freshman running back, carried the ball 18 times and rushed for 149 yards and two touchdowns.

Through three games this season, Richard is averaging 93.3 yards per game and 5.4 yards per rush.

Fans can catch Richard and the rest of the Hinds Eagles Thursday, Nov. 5, when they take on the East Central Community College Warriors on the road in Decatur. Kickoff is scheduled for 6:30 p.m.

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