Football Weekly Awards Announced For Sept. 11-17

Ryan Allison
Ryan Allison

Concordia University Chicago's Ryan Allison, Benedictine University's Austin Nirva and Grant Klaver have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Football Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Student-Athletes of the Week for events of Sept. 11-17, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

Allison (Parkland, Fla.) had 13 catches for 183 yards and three touchdowns in CUC's win over Kalamazoo College. The senior wide receiver's 13 catches were just one shy of the single-game school record.

Nirva (Cary, Ill.) led the Eagles with 12 tackles in a loss at Alma College.

Klaver (Mason, Mich.) had four punts for a 43.3 average with one pinned inside the 20.


Other offensive nominations: Ryan Sample, Benedictine; Michael Whitley, Lakeland;

Other defensive nominations: Isaiah Alvarez, Concordia Chicago;

Other special teams nominations: Ryan Basden, Aurora.