Several University of Dubuque and Loras College athletes have been recognized by the American Rivers Conference as Athletes of the Week in their respective sports.
The University of Dubuque swept the conference football player of the week honors. Defensive back Josh Ezekiel was named the Defensive Player of the Week and wide receiver Emanuel Jenkins was named the Offensive player of the week. Both played big rolls in the Spartans dominating 28-7 victory at Central on Saturday.
Loras swept the weekly accolades in volleyball: former Wahlert prep Krystal Tranel was named the Defensive Player of the Week while teammate Jackie Alberto was named Offensive Player of the Week.
Dubuque also swept honors in women’s soccer: Alexa Martin was named player of the week on Defense and Amanda Chlebek was cited as Offensive Player of the Week.
Last but not least:
- Brandon White of Dubuque was named the A-R-C Men’s Soccer Defensive Player of the Week