Senior running back Jon Berg (Washington, Pa./Trinity) was named North Coast Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Week following his performance in Denison's 26-14 win over the University of Chicago.
Berg rushed for 118 yards and one touchdown on 22 carries to help the Big Red to their third consecutive win. The senior has rushed for over 100 yads and at least one TD in the last three games. The Washington, Pa. native leads the top rushing attack in the NCAC with 616 yards and six scores. Individually, Berg ranks third in the conference in rushing, averaging 88 yards per game.
The Big Red hits the field this Saturday (Nov.1) when they travel to NCAC rival Wittenberg. Game time is slated for 1 p.m.