Former Ironwood Ridge standout Mitch Fischer named ACCAC Defensive Player of the Weekby Andy Morales on Oct. 02, 2013, under Sports
Former Ironwood Ridge standout Mitch Fischer was named ACCAC conference Defensive Player of the Week on Tuesday.
Fischer, a sophomore safety, made key plays in Pima’s 33-17 win over Glendale CC on Saturday. He secured two of Pima’s nine interceptions in the game. His first interception was returned 25-yards to help set Pima’s score that put them up 14-3 in the first quarter. His second pick came in the second quarter when he returned it 80-yards for the score to put the Aztecs up 21-10.
Fischer also made seven tackles (three solo, four assisted) in the game and had a sack. He has 30 tackles and four interceptions on the season.
The Aztecs have a bye week and will host Eastern Arizona College on Saturday, October 12 at Kino Stadium. The game is scheduled to start at 1:30 p.m.
From news release.