College POW Named 05 Nov 13

 Players from the NSIC and the MIAC have received weekly awards for their work on the football field.  Augsburg sophomore receiver Joey Sonnenfeld of Maple Grove is the MIAC Offensive Player of the Week, after scoring both Auggie touchdowns in a narrow 17-14 defeat to No. 21 St. Thomas.  His junior teammate Michael Juberian of Richfield is the league’s Defensive Player of the Week.  And, Gustavus Adolphus junior kicker Thomas Schleusener of Rapid City, South Dakota is the conference’s Special Teams Player of the Week after helping the Gusties upset No. 18 St. John’s in double overtime, 23-20, on Saturday.  Southwest Minnesota State sophomore safety Jared Twedt [[ TWEET ]] of Hudson, South Dakota is the NSIC Defensive Player of the Week.  Upper Iowa running back Chris Smith of Brown Deer, Wisconsin is the league’s Offensive Player of the Week.  And, Augustana senior Grant Gebhardt of Burwell, Nebraska is the NSIC Special Teams Player of the Week.