FHSU SPORTS INFORMATION DEPARTMENT
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Fort Hays State senior defensive end Sie Doe, Jr., was named Co-MIAA Defensive Athlete of the Week on Monday (Sept. 19) for his efforts in a 34-20 win over Central Oklahoma this past weekend. He shares the honor this week with Washburn linebacker Cody Heiman.
Doe had a team-best 13 tackles, including 2.5 for loss, and a sack on Saturday. He was the only player in the game to record a sack, bringing his season total to four. He currently leads the MIAA in total sacks. Doe and the FHSU defense limited Central Oklahoma, which entered the game averaging 524 yards of total offense, to just 383 yards of total offense.
Heiman recorded a career-high 14 tackles with nine solo stops adding a half sack, two pass break ups and one interception. His interception returned to the Ichabod 45 set up Washburn for a touchdown putting the Ichabods up 34-7 against Lindenwood.
Garrett Fugate of Central Missouri was named the Offensive Athlete of the Week and Jaylen Zachery of Central Missouri earned Special Teams Athlete of the Week.