Merseyside Nighthawks Running Back, Daishawn Honohan, has won today been named as the winner of industry leaders Double Coverage‘s Rush of The Year for 2017.
Honohan’s 85 yard rush from the Nighthawks 5 yard line, at home vs Edinburgh Wolves, provided a turning point in our victory last year vs a strong and determined Wolves side. It received 169 votes, out of a total of 571, beating it’s nearest rival, a strong QB run by eventual Britball Champions Tamworth Phoenix’s Pat Daley, by 47 votes. Ayo Windapo, from BUCS side QMBL Vipers, came in third with 81 votes.
You can watch all the contenders, including Daishawn’s lung busting 85 yard TD run here :-
Congratulations Daishawn, and thanks to everyone for helping him win this award.