MCAC Football: Eastern Division Athletes-of-the-Week

MCAC Football: Eastern Division Athletes-of-the-Week

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The ninth and final week of the 2019 football regular season in the Minnesota College Athletic Conference has produced the following MCAC Football Athletes-of-the-Week. 

Adidas, the United States Marine Corps and Nicklasson Athletic Company sponsor the MCAC Athlete-of-the-Week awards, and proudly honor the following student-athletes for their performances this past week on behalf of their teams. 

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Eastern Division




Roderick Washington


Wide Receiver

Austin TX



The Performance: Roderick Washington had nine catches for a 158 yards and three touchdowns...Washington also had three two-point conversion catches on the day...the sophomore from Austin, Texas accounted for 24 of the 36 Thunder points in their season finale...




Eastern Division





Jhanviey Nichols


Defensive End
Baton Rouge, LA


The Performance: Freshman Defensive End Jhanviey Nichols registered 2.5 sacks for the Thunder... He had a total of 3.5 tackles for loss on the day...the Baton Rouge, Louisana product was credited for five total tackles



Eastern Division



Special Teams


Dakota Lane



Manawa, WI


The Performance: the freshman from Manawa dropped two of his four kicks inside the M State 20-yard line...Lane had almost 170 yards in total special teams play... his longest boot was a 52 yard effort



The Minnesota College Athletic Conference is the organizational body for NJCAA-affiliated two-year technical and community college athletic programs in the Minnesota State Colleges & Universities system, as well as select member colleges in North Dakota and Wisconsin.  The mission of the Minnesota College Athletic Conference is to advance intercollegiate athletics by providing an engaging and supportive environment for success of our student athletes and competition among member institutions.  The MCAC is committed to the guiding principles of encouraging the development and success of student athletes, promoting the integrity, honesty and loyalty to member schools as well as upholding the sustainability of conference athletic programs.

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