Posted: Oct 9, 2012 1:59 PM
Updated: Oct 9, 2012 2:02 PM
FAYETTE, Mo. -- Central Methodist University junior linebacker Conner White has been named the Beyond Sports Network Week Six NAIA Defensive Player of the Week.
The Jefferson City, Mo., native recorded nine tackles, including 4.5 tackles for loss in last Saturday's 21-14 loss to No. 12-ranked Benedictine College.
White ranks fifth on the team in tackles this season with 22 total stops. His 6.5 tackles for loss in six games are second-most on the squad.
BSN Athletes of the Week are national awards given out for the top performances in the FCS, Division 2, Division 3 and NAIA. Athletes of the week were selected by the Beyond Sports Network staff and nominations for Sports Information Directors.