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LC’s Leon, Latin & Martensson selected as ASC Players of the Week

Following Louisiana College’s win over Southwestern, three football players were selected as...
Following Louisiana College’s win over Southwestern, three football players were selected as the American Southwest Conference players of the week.(American Southwest Conference)
Published: Mar. 17, 2021 at 1:10 PM CDT
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RICHARDSON, Tx. (KALB) - Following Louisiana College’s win over Southwestern, three football players were selected as the American Southwest Conference Players of the Week.

EAST DIVISION OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEKCanaan Leon, WR, So., Louisiana College sophomore wide receiver Canaan Leon (Breaux Bridge, La.) was the Wildcats’ favorite target in a 34-31 win over Southwestern with five catches for 102 yards. Leon caught a 62-yard pass that put LC within five points in the fourth quarter.

EAST DIVISION DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEKMicah Latin, DL, Jr., Louisiana College Louisiana College junior defensive lineman Micah Latin (Gloster, La.) recorded six tackles with 2.5 for a loss of 13 yards in the Wildcats’ 34-31 victory against Southwestern.

EAST DIVISION SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE WEEKHunter Martensson, K/P, So., Louisiana College Louisiana College sophomore kicker/punter Hunter Martensson (Pearl River, La.) blasted five of six kickoffs for a touchback, averaging 64.7 yards in the Wildcats’ 34-31 win against Southwestern. He was also 2-of-2 on extra point attempts and had a long punt of 49 and put one inside the 20.

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