Missouri Baptist placekicker Jonah Cox picks up his second MSFA Midwest League Player of the Week award, joining a pair of first-time recipients this season.

Offensive Player of the WeekYemi Ward, St. AmbroseSr., WR, Chicago, Ill. (Bolingbrook HS)

Brought in three TD catches in St. Ambrose’s 36-30 loss to Lawrence TechCollected four receptions for 155 yards on the dayEarns his second career MSFA Offensive Player of the Week award, and the first this season

Defensive Player of the WeekCarlos Conley, RooseveltSo., DB, Plainfield, Ill. (Plainfield North HS)

Grabbed two interceptions in the Lakers’ 28-20 upset win over #7 ConcordiaHad a game-tying 76-yard interception return TD against the CardinalsEarns his first career MSFA Defensive Player of the Week honor

Special Teams Player of the WeekJonah Cox, Missouri BaptistSo., K, O’Fallon, Mo. (Fort Zumwalt South HS)

Scored eight points and went a perfect 5-for-5 on extra points in the Spartans’ 44-37 win at MadonnaConverted his only field goal attempt of the dayEarns his second career MSFA Special Teams Player of the Week award this season

MSFA Midwest League Players of the Week(NAIA National Player of the Week award winners in bold)

Week 1 (Aug. 29): Ke’Von Johnson, Roosevelt (Offense); Blake Kight, Missouri Baptist (Defense); Jonah Cox, Missouri Baptist (Special Teams)Week 2 (Sept. 5): Ashton Strother, Missouri Baptist (Offense); Blake Kight, Missouri Baptist (Defense)Week 3 (Sept. 12): Liam Mickle, Trinity International (Offense)Week 4 (Sept. 19): Yemi Ward, St. Ambrose (Offense); Carlos Conley, Roosevelt (Defense); Jonah Cox, Missouri Baptist (Special Teams)