GREENWOOD, IND. – Manchester University’s football and men’s soccer programs were each honored with the week two announcement of the 2018-19 Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference’s Players of the Week, released Monday and Tuesday, Sept. 10 and 11.
Sophomore Josh Gonzalez (Portage, Ind.) and junior Donovan Henderson, Jr., (Hollywood, Fla.) were the Spartans’ awardees.
Gonzalez, the HCAC men’s soccer Offensive Player of the Week, led the Spartans in a pair of victories. He registered his first career hat trick in a 4-2 win over Baldwin Wallace Sept. 7, and over the two contests in the 2018 Anderson University – Manchester University Raven-Spartan Classic, the sophomore tallied four goals and three assists for 11 points.
Henderson, Jr., the HCAC football Offensive Player of the Week, guided the Black and Gold in a 39-33 loss to Alma Sept. 8. He rushed for the most yards in a game for a Spartan since 2015, carrying the ball 31 times for 187 yards and three touchdowns.
The complete Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Player of the Week release can be viewed at www.heartlandconf.org.