Trio of Saints Earn National POTW Honors

By KBJR News 1

November 5, 2013 Updated Nov 5, 2013 at 7:21 PM CST

Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- St. Scholastica football players Jake Jensen, Jacob Turkowski, and Coby Gebhard have all been honored as NCAA Division III players of the week by the Beyond Sports Network, it was announced on Tuesday.

Jensen finished this past weekend with a career-best 219 yards rushing and added 84 receiving yards to total a program-best 303 all-purpose yards in a 55-7 win over Minnesota-Morris.

Turkowski, meanwhile, because just the second-ever Saints player to return two interceptions for touchdowns in the same game. The Superior, Wis. native also deflected another pass that resulted in an interception.

Gebhard rounded out the player of the week honors after he returned a punt 68 yards for a touchdown in the winning effort, which marked the second-longest in program history.

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