Senior wide receiver Dakota Nelson (Fairland, Ind.) represented Manchester University on the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference’s Player of the Week announcement for Oct. 30-Nov. 5.
Nelson was tabbed the football Offensive Player of the Week. In route to his third overall weekly award this fall, the senior led the Spartans to a 35-34 win over Hanover Nov. 4. Nelson totaled 242 all-purpose yards while also tallying nine receptions for 145 yards, which included three touchdowns, with 63 of the yards occurring on MU’s final drive to capture the wild road victory.
The complete HCAC Player of the Week release can be viewed at www.heartlandconf.org.