4 Drew Saxton
4 - Drew Saxton
Height: 6-0
Weight: 185
Year: Fr.
Hometown: South Fayette, Pa.
High School: South Fayette
Position: QB
Major: Biochemistry
gp 10
yds 3033
td 34
yds/g 303.3

Freshman (2018): Selected as the quarterback on the D3football.com All-South Region Third Team, and was one of just 12 freshman across the country to earn all-region honors, and the only one on the offensive side of the ball… Joined Dan Whalen (2007 third team) and Rob Cuda (2015 and 2017 third team) as the only Spartans quarterbacks to receive all-region honors… Became the first player in UAA history to be named both the Offensive Player of the Year and the Rookie of the Year… Was the first CWRU player ever to be named the PAC Newcomer of the Year, and was selected to both the PAC and UAA First Teams… Recorded one of the best statistical seasons ever by a Spartan quarterback, matching a school record with 34 touchdowns, while throwing for 3,033 yards, the third-most in school history… Finished the year with a 161.01 efficiency (third in school history), while completing 62.4% of his passes and throwing just nine interceptions… Ranked fifth in DIII in passing touchdowns, sixth in passing yards per game (303.3), 10th in total offense (315.3), 11th in passing yards, 15th in points responsible for per game (21.2), 17th in efficiency and completions per game (22.1), 22nd in yards per pass attempt (8.57) and 33rd in completion percentage… Led the PAC in each of the statistical categories as well… Named the PAC Athlete of the Week twice, and the PAC Rookie of the Week on four occasions…. Also garnered UAA Athlete of the Week honors four times during the 2018 season… Threw for three or more touchdowns in a game seven times, including four five-touchdown games… Had six efforts of 300 or more passing yards… Threw for 414 yards and five touchdowns during a loss to Washington & Jefferson on October 6, the fourth-highest single-game yardage total in program history and the second-highest ever by a freshman quarterback… Also had five-touchdown games against Grove City on September 15, Thiel on September 22, and Waynesburg on November 3… After one season, ranks 10th in school history in career passing yards, first in career efficiency, and sixth in career passing touchdowns.

Personal: Was a four-year member of the South Fayette High School football team, serving as a team captain during his senior year... Coached by Joe Rossi... The Northwest Nine Offensive Player of the Year and an all-state and all-conference first team selection his senior year... Sixth in WPIAL history in passing yards (7.452) and second in touchdowns (94)... A member of the honor roll... Also played basketball in high school... Born August 4... Son of Stew and Charmian.

Recent Games
Oct 6 at Wash. & Jeff. L, 44-36
Oct 13 St. Vincent W, 37-7
Oct 20 at Geneva W, 27-14
Oct 27 at Bethany (W.V.) W, 34-3
Nov 3 Waynesburg W, 41-17
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon L, 29-23
Statistics category Overall Conf
Completions 221 198
Attempts 354 319
Completion % 62.4% 62.1%
Yards 3033 2799
Yards per game 303.3 311.0
Yards per attempt 8.6 8.8
Touchdowns 34 34
Interceptions 9 8
Sacks 17 16
Yards lost 93 89
Pass Efficiency 161.0 165.9
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 1 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 38-10 23 35 65.7% 234 6.7 0 1 1 4
Sep 15 at Grove City W, 49-23 24 34 70.6% 361 10.6 5 0 1 2
Sep 22 Thiel W, 63-20 19 26 73.1% 258 9.9 5 0 1 1
Sep 29 at Westminster (Pa.) W, 35-14 25 34 73.5% 330 9.7 4 1 2 12
Oct 6 at Wash. & Jeff. L, 44-36 29 44 65.9% 414 9.4 5 2 4 24
Oct 13 St. Vincent W, 37-7 22 32 68.8% 348 10.9 4 0 0 0
Oct 20 at Geneva W, 27-14 14 28 50.0% 232 8.3 3 1 0 0
Oct 27 at Bethany (W.V.) W, 34-3 17 35 48.6% 198 5.7 2 1 2 9
Nov 3 Waynesburg W, 41-17 27 37 73.0% 327 8.8 5 1 1 7
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon L, 29-23 21 49 42.9% 331 6.8 1 2 5 34
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 38-10 4 38 9.5 18 1 - -
Sep 15 at Grove City W, 49-23 3 7 2.3 10 0 - -
Sep 22 Thiel W, 63-20 1 -1 -1.0 0 0 1 1
Sep 29 at Westminster (Pa.) W, 35-14 8 24 3.0 10 0 - -
Oct 6 at Wash. & Jeff. L, 44-36 9 13 1.4 15 0 2 2
Oct 13 St. Vincent W, 37-7 3 23 7.7 16 0 - -
Oct 20 at Geneva W, 27-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Bethany (W.V.) W, 34-3 5 -2 -0.4 7 0 - -
Nov 3 Waynesburg W, 41-17 6 34 5.7 15 0 - -
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon L, 29-23 7 -16 -2.3 15 0 - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 38-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Grove City W, 49-23 - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Thiel W, 63-20 - - - - - 1 1
Sep 29 at Westminster (Pa.) W, 35-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Wash. & Jeff. L, 44-36 - - - - - 2 2
Oct 13 St. Vincent W, 37-7 - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Geneva W, 27-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Bethany (W.V.) W, 34-3 - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Waynesburg W, 41-17 - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon L, 29-23 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 1 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 38-10 - - - - - 0
Sep 15 at Grove City W, 49-23 - - - - - 0
Sep 22 Thiel W, 63-20 - - - - - 0
Sep 29 at Westminster (Pa.) W, 35-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 6 at Wash. & Jeff. L, 44-36 - - - 0 0 0
Oct 13 St. Vincent W, 37-7 - - - - - 0
Oct 20 at Geneva W, 27-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 27 at Bethany (W.V.) W, 34-3 - - - - - 0
Nov 3 Waynesburg W, 41-17 - - - - - 0
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon L, 29-23 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 1 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 38-10 - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Grove City W, 49-23 - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Thiel W, 63-20 - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 at Westminster (Pa.) W, 35-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Wash. & Jeff. L, 44-36 - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 St. Vincent W, 37-7 - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Geneva W, 27-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Bethany (W.V.) W, 34-3 - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Waynesburg W, 41-17 - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon L, 29-23 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 1 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 38-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Grove City W, 49-23 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Thiel W, 63-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 at Westminster (Pa.) W, 35-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Wash. & Jeff. L, 44-36 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 St. Vincent W, 37-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Geneva W, 27-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Bethany (W.V.) W, 34-3 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Waynesburg W, 41-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon L, 29-23 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 1 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 38-10 1 38 - - - 38
Sep 15 at Grove City W, 49-23 1 7 - - - 7
Sep 22 Thiel W, 63-20 1 -1 - - - -1
Sep 29 at Westminster (Pa.) W, 35-14 1 24 - - - 24
Oct 6 at Wash. & Jeff. L, 44-36 1 13 - - - 13
Oct 13 St. Vincent W, 37-7 1 23 - - - 23
Oct 20 at Geneva W, 27-14 1 - - - - 0
Oct 27 at Bethany (W.V.) W, 34-3 1 -2 - - - -2
Nov 3 Waynesburg W, 41-17 1 34 - - - 34
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon L, 29-23 1 -16 - - - -16
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 1 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 38-10 6 1 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 15 at Grove City W, 49-23 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 22 Thiel W, 63-20 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 29 at Westminster (Pa.) W, 35-14 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 6 at Wash. & Jeff. L, 44-36 0 0 - - - - - 0 - - 0 0
Oct 13 St. Vincent W, 37-7 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 20 at Geneva W, 27-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 27 at Bethany (W.V.) W, 34-3 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 3 Waynesburg W, 41-17 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon L, 29-23 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 1 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 38-10 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at Grove City W, 49-23 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Thiel W, 63-20 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 at Westminster (Pa.) W, 35-14 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Wash. & Jeff. L, 44-36 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 St. Vincent W, 37-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 at Geneva W, 27-14 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Bethany (W.V.) W, 34-3 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 Waynesburg W, 41-17 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Carnegie Mellon L, 29-23 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2018-19 10 221 354 62.4% 3033 303.3 8.6 34 9 81 161.0
2019-20 10 218 363 60.1% 2718 271.8 7.5 24 12 60 138.2
Total 20 439 717 61.2% 5751 287.6 8.0 58 21 81 149.4
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2018-19 10 46 120 12.0 2.6 1 18 3 3
2019-20 10 33 -35 -3.5 -1.1 3 15 3 1
Total 20 79 85 4.3 1.1 4 18 6 4
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2018-19 10 - - - - - - -
2019-20 10 1 0.1 19 1.9 19.0 0 19
Total 20 1 0.1 19 0.9 19.0 0 19
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2018-19 10 - - - - 0 0 - 0
2019-20 10 - - - - - - - 0
Total 20 - - - - 0 0 - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2018-19 10 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 10 - - - - - - - -
Total 20 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - -
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2018-19 10 120 - - - 120 12.0
2019-20 10 -35 19 - - -16 -1.6
Total 20 85 19 - - 104 5.2
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2018-19 6 0.6 1 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
2019-20 18 1.8 3 0 - - - - - - - 0
Total 24 1.2 4 0 - - - - 0 - 0 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2018-19 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 10 0 1 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 20 0 1 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 10 221 354 62.4% 3033 303.3 8.6 34 9 81 161.0
Conference 9 198 319 62.1% 2799 311.0 8.8 34 8 81 165.9
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 112 179 62.6% 1498 299.6 8.4 15 4 73 156.1
Away 5 109 175 62.3% 1535 307.0 8.8 19 5 81 166.1
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 8 171 261 65.5% 2288 286.0 8.8 28 5 81 170.7
Losses 2 50 93 53.8% 745 372.5 8.0 6 4 73 133.7
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September 4 91 129 70.5% 1183 295.8 9.2 14 2 81 180.3
October 4 82 139 59.0% 1192 298.0 8.6 14 4 42 158.5
November 2 48 86 55.8% 658 329.0 7.7 6 3 73 136.1
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 46 120 12.0 2.6 1 18 3 3
Conference 9 42 82 9.1 2.0 0 16 3 3
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 21 78 15.6 3.7 1 18 1 1
Away 5 25 42 8.4 1.7 0 15 2 2
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 30 123 15.4 4.1 1 18 1 1
Losses 2 16 -3 -1.5 -0.2 0 15 2 2
-
September 4 16 68 17.0 4.3 1 18 1 1
October 4 17 34 8.5 2.0 0 16 2 2
November 2 13 18 9.0 1.4 0 15 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 - - - - - - -
Conference 9 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 - - - - - - -
Losses 2 - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Conference 9 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - 0 0 - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 8 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 2 - - - - 0 0 - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - 0 0 - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 9 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 - - - - - - - -
Losses 2 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 120 - - - 120 12.0
Conference 9 82 - - - 82 9.1
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 78 - - - 78 15.6
Away 5 42 - - - 42 8.4
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 8 123 - - - 123 15.4
Losses 2 -3 - - - -3 -1.5
-
September 4 68 - - - 68 17.0
October 4 34 - - - 34 8.5
November 2 18 - - - 18 9.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 6 0.6 1 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Conference 0 0.0 0 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 6 1.2 1 - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 0 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 6 0.8 1 - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 0 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
-
September 6 1.5 1 - - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 0 - - - - - 0 - 0 0
November 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 9 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -