Chase Carter

C. Carter

Morningside freshman placekicker Chase Carter, Pella High graduate, was honored by the Great Plains Athletic Conference Monday, Oct. 14.

Carter was tabbed football Special Teams Player of the Week after converting on all six point-after-touchdown conversions and averaging over 53 yards per kickoff which included one touchback during a 49-14 Morningside win over crosstown league rival Briar Cliff University Oct. 12.

Carter has proven steady during his inaugural year in a Mustangs uniform, connecting on 31 of 32 extra point attempts and hitting a field goal to contribute 34 points to Morningside’s offensive total.

The Mustangs are currently 5-0.

Perry Bell can be reached at sports@journalexpress.net or by calling the Knoxville newsroom at 641-842-2155.

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