Eureka's Douglas, WLC's Orlando and Buhler Snag NACC Football Weekly Honors

Eureka's James Douglas III (offense) and Wisconsin Lutheran's Tony Orlando (defense) and Jake Buhler (special teams) have been named NACC Football Student-Athletes of the Week for games played Nov. 2, 2019.
Eureka's James Douglas III (offense) and Wisconsin Lutheran's Tony Orlando (defense) and Jake Buhler (special teams) have been named NACC Football Student-Athletes of the Week for games played Nov. 2, 2019.

MILWAUKEE, Wis. (naccsports.org) --- Eureka College's James Douglas III (offense) and Wisconsin Lutheran College's Tony Orlando (defense) and Jake Buhler (special teams) have been named Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference (NACC) Football Student-Athletes of the Week for games played Nov. 2, 2019, as selected by the league's sports information directors.


NACC Football Offensive Player of the Week

James Douglas III, Eureka College

Douglas, a senior wide receiver from Orlando, Florida, scored four total touchdowns in Eureka's 50-49 NACC win over Lakeland. He racked up 216 receiving yards and three touchdowns on just six receptions, scoring on receptions of 48, 16, and 65 yards, respectively. Douglas also added a touchdown run and added 88 yards on four kickoff returns, giving him 309 all-purpose yards on the day. 


NACC Football Defensive Player of the Week

Tony Orlando, Wisconsin Lutheran College

Orlando, a senior defensive back from Hoffman Estates, Illinois, intercepted a pair of passes and broke up another in Wisconsin Lutheran's 17-14 win at Concordia Chicago Saturday. He tallied five tackles, including three solo stops.


NACC Football Special Teams Player of the Week

Jake Buhler, Wisconsin Lutheran College

Buhler, a junior placekicker from Greenville, Wisconsin, kicked the game-winning 43-yard field goal with 32 seconds left to send the Warriors past Concordia Chicago, 17-14, on Saturday. The field goal was the fourth-longest in program history and the longest in the NACC this season. The first-year kicker also made good on both of his extra-point tries.

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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
Oct. 12 Gavin Zimbelman, Aurora McNemon Vincent, Lakeland Tanner Kuhne, Eureka
Oct. 19 Dezmon Eddie, Lakeland Josiah McDermit, CUW Kyle Ericsson, Lakeland
Oct. 26 Gavin Zimbelman, Aurora Troy Stewart, CUW Tanner Mateus, Benedictine
Nov. 2 James Douglas III, Eureka Tony Orlando, WLC Jake Buhler, WLC
Nov. 9      
Nov. 16      

Last Week's Results

Date Away Home Notes Status Links
Sat., Nov. 02 Wisconsin Lutheran * 17 Concordia Chicago 14 Final
  Lakeland * 49 Eureka 50 Final
  Benedictine * 25 Aurora 27 Final
  Rockford * 27 Concordia Wisconsin 41 Final
* Conference


This Week's Games

Date Away Home Notes Status Links
Sat., Nov. 09 Concordia Chicago * 28 Rockford 25 Final
  Lakeland * 26 Benedictine 34 Final
  Concordia Wisconsin * 0 Eureka 24 Final
  Aurora * 62 Wisconsin Lutheran 7 Final
* Conference


2019 NACC Football Standings

    Conference Overall
GP W-L PCT PF PA GP W-L PCT PF PA L10 STRK
Aurora* # 7 7-0 1.000 364 129 10 9-1 0.900 494 225 9-1 Won 7
Benedictine 7 6-1 0.857 222 104 10 7-3 0.700 268 192 7-3 Won 2
Eureka 7 4-3 0.571 221 211 10 6-4 0.600 345 319 6-4 Won 3
Concordia Chicago 7 3-4 0.429 150 243 10 5-5 0.500 241 315 5-5 Lost 1
Concordia Wisconsin 7 3-4 0.429 131 182 10 5-5 0.500 216 210 5-5 Won 1
Lakeland 7 3-4 0.429 274 212 10 4-6 0.400 364 318 4-6 Lost 3
Wisconsin Lutheran 7 2-5 0.286 101 209 10 2-8 0.200 159 302 2-8 Lost 2
Rockford 7 0-7 0.000 141 314 10 1-9 0.100 212 424 1-9 Lost 9

*-Clinched share of NACC title
#- Automatic Qualifier to NCAA Championship

Glossary
GP: Games Played
W-L: Win-Loss Record
PCT: Winning Percentage
PF: Points For
PA: Points Against
L10: Last 10 games
STRK: Current Streak

Standings are updated with the completion of each game.