BLOOMINGTON, Minn. -- The Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) announced its Athlete of the Week award winners for football, volleyball, and soccer on Monday. Student-athletes from Augsburg, Bethel, Saint Benedict, and St. Thomas claimed the Conference's weekly honors for September 17-23, 2018.
MIAC Football Offensive Player of the Week is Alexandria native, Jaran Roste of Bethel University. The freshman quarterback made the second start of his collegiate career a memorable one, leading Bethel in both rushing and passing as the Royals cruised to a 31-0 victory over Gustavus on Saturday. Roste completed 10-of-13 passes for 102 yards in the game and accounted for another 117 yards and three touchdowns on the ground. His trio of rushing touchdowns in Conference play is tied for the MIAC lead this season.