The Professional Indoor Football League announced on Tuesday that Columbus Lions quarterback Casey Kacz is the PIFL Week 3 Offensive Player of the Week.
Filling in for injured starter, back-up Kacz earned his first professional indoor start over the weekend leading the Lions to a 70-60 road win over Trenton, leaving them as the only remaining unbeaten team in the PIFL.
In addition to tying a franchise single-game high 8 passing touchdowns with current AFL QB Randy Hippeard, Kacz completed 25 of 40 passes setting the Lions all-time mark for most passing yards in a single game with 350.
Lions receiver Terrance Ebagua earned an honorable mention for the week, leading all receivers for the week by nabbing 12 receptions for 196 yards and four touchdowns.
four trips to the end-zone.For the first time since 2011, Columbus looks to go 3-0 Saturday when they stay on the road to face Richmond.
Columbus will return home on April 18 when they host they PIFL defending champion Venom in the first rematch since that nail biting 2014 Conference Championship playoff game where Nashville narrowly escaped with the 44-39 win en route the PIFL Championship.
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For ticket information about the game against Nashville, contact the Lions front office at 706-322-3336.