Logan Lord Named NWC Defensive Player of the Week

Salem, OR- Senior linebacker Logan Lord earned Northwest Conference’s Defensive Player of the Week honors after the Bearcats defeated Southern Oregon University Saturday, 21-10.

Lord and the Bearcat defense held SOU to only 12 second half yards as he collected a team high of 8 tackles. The Bearcats allowed only 178 yards in total offense.

The senior from Reno, NV, assisted Willamette in improving its record to
2-0 NWC and 5-2 overall, 2nd place in the NWC.

For the season, the Bearcat defense ranks first in the NWC in total defense, allowing 285 yards per game. Willamette also ranks first in least points allowed (16.4 points per game) and rushing defense (101 yards per game).

Logan Lord

Logan Lord