MILWAUKEE, Wis. (naccsports.org) --- Concordia University Chicago's Lance Moise (offense), Wisconsin Lutheran College's Mykael Ignaszak (defense), and Benedictine University's Tanner Mateus (special teams) have been named Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) Football Student-Athletes of the Week for games played Oct. 5, 2019, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
NACC Football Offensive Player of the Week
Lance Moise, Concordia University Chicago
Moise, a senior running back from Coral Springs, Florida, rushed for 166 yards and two touchdowns as CUC topped Lakeland, 31-26. He found the end zone from 21 and seven yards out, establishing a new CUC career record for rushing touchdowns with 46. Moise, who also caught four passes for 28 yards in the contest, pushed his career rushing total to 3,854 yards, just 103 short of CUC career mark holder Khyree Copeland.
NACC Football Defensive Player of the Week
Mykael Ignaszak, Wisconsin Lutheran College
Ignaszak, a junior defensive back from Cudahy, Wisconsin, recorded a game- and career-high 19 tackles (nine solo) in Wisconsin Lutheran's 27-13 conference-opening win at Rockford. He also added 2.5 tackles for loss, including a pair of sacks. Ignaszak also punted three times for a 36.3-yard average, dropping one of the three kicks inside the Rockford 20-yard line. This is Ignaszak's second NACC Student-Athlete of the Week award of the 2019 season.
NACC Football Special Teams Player of the Week
Tanner Mateus, Benedictine University
Mateus, a freshman placekicker/free safety from Belvidere, Illinois, had four punts for 154 yards - an average of 38.5 yards per attempt - with a long of 52 yards in Benedictine's 27-21 overtime win at Concordia Wisconsin to open the league slate. He also added an extra point.
NACC Football Student-Athletes of the Week
|Games Played||Offense||Defense||Special Teams|
|Sept. 5-7||Gavin Zimbelman, Aurora||Jalaan Owens, Benedictine||Tanner Kuhne, Eureka|
|Sept. 14||Jacolby Maxwell, Aurora||Dwayne Rackard III, CUW||Tanner Kuhne, Eureka|
|Sept. 21||Drew Barth, Eureka||Mykael Ignaszak, WLC||Gabe Christenson, CUW|
|Sept. 28||Dezmon Eddie, Lakeland||Sam Bartlett, Lakeland||Andrew Colley, Lakeland|
|Oct. 5||Lance Moise, CUC||Mykael Ignaszak, WLC||Tanner Mateus, Benedictine|
Last Week's Results
|Sat., Oct. 05||Wisconsin Lutheran *||27||Rockford||13||Final|
|Lakeland *||26||Concordia Chicago||31||Final|
|Benedictine *||27||Concordia Wisconsin||21||Final - OT|
This Week's Games
|Sat., Oct. 12||Rockford *||13||Benedictine||48||Final|
|Concordia Chicago *||27||Aurora||63||Final|
|Concordia Wisconsin *||0||Lakeland||44||Final|
|Eureka *||26||Wisconsin Lutheran||20||Final - OT|
2019 NACC Football Standings
|Concordia Chicago||2||1-1||0.500||58||89||5||3-2||0.600||149||161||3-2||Lost 1|
|Wisconsin Lutheran||2||1-1||0.500||47||39||5||1-4||0.200||105||132||1-4||Lost 1|
|Concordia Wisconsin||2||0-2||0.000||21||71||5||2-3||0.400||106||99||2-3||Lost 3|