WHITEFISH, Mont. (AP) — Athletes from Carroll College, Montana State-Northern and Southern Oregon were honored by the Frontier Conference as its athletes of the week.
Southern Oregon running back Melvin Mason earned offensive honors. He rushed for 236 yards and two touchdowns and had 51 yards receiving in Southern Oregon's 56-51 overtime loss at FCS Sacramento State.
Carroll defensive end Bryan Graupmann also was honored for his five solo tackles, one tackle for a loss and a quarterback sack. Carroll held Montana Tech to 158 yards in total offense in a 21-7 win.
Northern kicker Jordan Reuschhoff earned special teams honors. He kicked a 27-yard field goal and made all six extra points in Northern's 45-27 win over Eastern Oregon.
And Northern right-side hitter Abby Nicholas was named the league's volleyball player of the week. She had 16 kills, 14 digs, 5.5 blocks and a service ace in Northern's 3-1 win over Carroll.