Two-Minute Drill

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Southeast Athletics

Southeast Missouri outside linebacker Justin Swift was named Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week Sunday. The honor marks Swift's second of the season.

Swift scored a pair of defensive touchdowns (60-yard fumble return, 76-yard interception return) last week against Murray State. He also added eight tackles and assisted on a sack. His fumble return was the fourth-longest and his interception return was second-longest in school history.

SEMO has won a league-high 14 OVC weekly awards in 2018.

Southeast Athletics

On the volleyball court, junior Annie Wehrheim was tabbed OVC Offensive Player and Newcomer of the Week. Wehrheim led the Redhawks offensively this past weekend with 40 total kills (5.00 kills/set) on a .260 hitting clip as Southeast posted wins over SIUE and Eastern Illinois to clinch a berth in the OVC Tournament.

Southeast Athletics

Southeast Missouri track and field senior thrower Stephen Zagurski has been chosen to receive the prestigious Ohio Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete Award for 2018-19. The award is the highest individual honor that can be earned by OVC student-athletes and is given annually to three men and three women for their accomplishments in both the classroom and athletic arena, and because of their leadership qualities.

Southeast Athletics

Southeast Missouri will host the Ohio Valley Conference Cross Country Championship meet for the first time since 2008, tomorrow, Oct. 27 at the Osage Centre in Cape Girardeau. 

The course will open at 8 a.m. for spectators with the women running a 5K at 9 a.m. followed by the men's 8K race at 10 a.m. The meet is free and open to the public.

Southeast Athletics

Southeast Missouri freshman goalkeeper Bailey Redden won her first Ohio Valley Conference Goalkeeper of the Week honor on Tuesday, October 16, 2018.

A native of Belleville, Illinois, Redden recorded 11 saves in two games last weekend, becoming the first SEMO player to win an OVC weekly honor this season. Redden recorded her third shutout of the season in a 1-0 road win at Eastern Illinois (Oct. 11). She logged a total of 204 minutes and gave up just one goal in two contests.