Football Weekly Awards Announced For Sept. 18-24

Michael Whitley (l), Diante Moses (m), Jawon Turner (r)
Michael Whitley (l), Diante Moses (m), Jawon Turner (r)

Lakeland University's Michael Whitley, Diante Moses and Jawon Turner have been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Football Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Student-Athletes of the Week for events of Sept. 18-24, as selected by the league's sports information directors.

Whitley (Vidalia, La.) threw for 305 yards and three touchdowns in Muskies' loss to No. 10-ranked University of Wisconsin-Platteville. It marked the senior quarterback's seventh consecutive 300-yard passing game, a streak dating back to last season.

Moses (Houston, Texas) tallied a game-high 11 tackles Saturday at UW-Platteville, including one tackle for loss and added one broken-up pass.

Turner (Brooklyn, Wis.) finished with six punts for a total of 206 yards and a 34.3 yard average, including one punt downed inside 20.


Other nominations: none