Tinklenberg Named Player of the Week

MCAC Western Division 

Player-of-the-Week, Special Teams

BlueJay placekicker Caleb Tinklenberg was busy on Saturday in the Minnesota West CTC 58-38 win over M State-Fergus Falls.  

Tinklenberg was a perfect 8-for-8 in PAT's on the day for Minnesota West, and knocked three of his nine kickoffs into the endzone for touchbacks, while averaging 56.9 yards per kick.  

In addition to his kicking prowess, Tinklenberg lined up as a receiver for MnWest, making three catches for 48 yards on the day.  The BlueJays will take on North Dakota State College of Science in Wahpeton in week four.



Notable Performances around the Western Division:                 


Quarterback Frank Cromer came off the bench to replace injured Andrew Ortiz and went 14-for-24 with four touchdowns.  He picked up 210 yards passing with a longest throw of 41 and no interceptions. Reginald Colson III had three touchdown catches for the BlueJays, while Khaileb Desmond rushed for 78 yards on 13 carries and had a TD.  Defensively, Juan Moore returned a fumble 59 yards, had a pass breakup and 8 total stops. Steven Lucas Jr. returned a pick 85 yards for a score.