Dee Maggitt Jr, Tucson Sugar Skulls, Special Teams Player of the Week

Dee Maggitt Jr, Tucson Sugar Skulls, Special Teams Player of the Week

SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE WEEK: Dee Maggitt Jr. (KR, Tucson Sugar Skulls)

The Tucson Sugar Skulls fell 72-54 to the Quad City Steamwheelers in Week 9, however Tucson KR Dee Maggitt Jr. proved vital to the Sugar Skulls scoring efforts and provided one of the most exciting plays of the week. At the top of the third quarter, Maggitt Jr. grabbed a Steamwheelers kickoff and burst up the field 53 yards for a touchdown. Maggitt would finish his night with six kick returns for 120 yards and one touchdown. In total, the Sugar Skulls had 256 kick return yards as KR Treydonte Hill also had 136 yards. A starter on defense, Maggitt also added five tackles and a tackle for loss. This is Maggitt Jr.'s second IFL Player of the Week award this season (Defense, Week 2). The Sugar Skulls host the Iowa Barnstormers in Week 10.