Rothe Named UMAC Offensive Player of the Week
ST. PAUL - Martin Luther College quarterback Luke Rothe was named UMAC Offensive Player of the Week in football for his play against Maranatha Baptist Bible College last weekend.
Rothe set new MLC records for passing yards (399) and completions (27), and also accounted for six total touchdowns (four passing and two rushing) in the team's 56-54 loss to MBBC Saturday. The sophomore also carried the ball 22 times for 73 yards.
Rothe and the Knights return to action at home against MacMurray on Saturday, September 14. Game time is scheduled for 1 p.m.