CHADRON – Two Nebraska Division II schools – Wayne State and Chadron State have representatives as Nebraska Division II Players of the Week.
On the gridiron, Charlie Davidson of Wayne State College is the Offensive Player of the Week, while Trelan Taylor of Chadron State is the Defensive Player of the Week.
In volleyball, Cori Hobbs of Wayne State College receives the honors.
Davidson, a 6-foot-1, 210-pound junior running back from Wheaton, Ill., ran for a career-high 150 yards on 36 carries and one touchdown in Saturday’s 17-14 win at Upper Iowa. It was the third straight 100-yard game and fourth of the season for Davidson.
Taylor, a 5-10, 195-pound junior safety from San Diego, Calif., tallied five tackles, two interceptions and a fumble recovery in Chadron State’s 45-20 win over Ft. Lewis. On the season, Taylor has 67 tackles and six interceptions.
On the court, Cori Hobbs, a 6-0 junior outside hitter from Battle Creek, Neb., had two double doubles during the week for the Wildcats, averaging 4.43 kills and 4.43 digs in two matches. Hobbs had 15 kills and 16 digs along with five blocks Thursday night in a 3-1 loss to Southwest Minnesota State and followed that Saturday with 16 kills and 15 digs in a 3-0 sweep at Sioux Falls.
Allan Schmaltz, Sports Information Graduate Assistant