Week 10’s MSFA Midwest League Player of the Week honors go to three first-time recipients.

Offensive Player of the WeekKeenan Hailey, St. FrancisSo., RB, Joliet, Ill. (Quincy [Ill.])

Rushed for 129 yards on 20 carries in the Saints’ 35-21 win at Olivet NazareneScored two rushing TDs in the win over the TigersEarns his first career MSFA Offensive Player of the Week award

Defensive Player of the WeekJoe King, Missouri BaptistSr., DB, Edwardsville, Ill. (Edwardsville HS)

Recorded two interceptions in the Spartans’ 24-10 win over Trinity InternationalLed Missouri Baptist with six tackles in the winEarns his first MSFA Defensive Player of the Week award this season, and the second of his career

Special Teams Player of the WeekJustin Pringle, Saint XavierSr., KR/PR, Romeoville, Ill. (Plainfield East HS)

Returned the game’s opening kickoff 95 yards for a TD as No. 11 Saint Xavier defeated Judson 52-6Had a pair of punt returns totaling 33 yardsEarns his first career MSFA Special Teams Player of the Week honor, and his second Player of the Week award overall

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)Week 5 (Sept. 26): Brandon Mackey, Judson (Offense); Joey Markasovic, Saint Xavier (Defense); Scott Tumilty, St. Francis (Special Teams)Week 6 (Oct. 3): Brandon Mackey, Judson (Offense); Joey Markasovic, Saint Xavier (Defense); Logan Johnson, St. Francis (Special Teams)Week 7 (Oct. 10): Tom Casey, St. Ambrose (Offense); Corties Draper, Roosevelt (Defense); Jeremiah Crawford, St. Ambrose (Special Teams)Week 8 (Oct. 17): Tyler Tenner, Roosevelt (Offense); Michael Johnson, St. Francis (Defense); Brian Maday, St. Francis (Special Teams)Week 9 (Oct. 24): Sam Tumilty, St. Francis (Offense); Ron Carroll, Saint Xavier (Defense); Odaine Reid, Missouri Baptist (Special Teams)Week 10 (Oct. 31): Keenan Hailey, St. Francis (Offense); Joe King, Missouri Baptist (Defense); Justin Pringle, Saint Xavier (Special Teams)