WAUKESHA, Wis. (WLCSports.com) - Wisconsin Lutheran College junior linebacker Larry Meeks (Burlington, Wis./Burlington) has been named the Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference Defensive Football Student-Athlete of the Week for the events of Sept. 19-25, as selected by the league's sports information directors.
Meeks recorded a career and game-high 13 tackles, including three for a loss in the Warriors' loss to UW-Eau Claire on Saturday. The junior linebacker also forced and recovered a fumble. This is Meeks' first career conference weekly award.
The Warriors (0-3) play their third straight home game on Saturday, hosting Aurora (1-2) for Homecoming 2016 and their conference opener. Kickoff is scheduled for 1:00 p.m. at Raabe Stadium. Live stats and video will be available for the game at WLCSports.com.