Wheaton, Ill. - Junior punter John Bickle was named this week's College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) Special Teams Player of the Week by the conference office on Monday morning. Today's selection marks Bickle's first career recognition as a CCIW Player of the Week.
Bickle aided Wheaton's field position advantage all day in Wheaton's 38-0 victory at Monmouth last Saturday. Bickle registered 353 yards on eight punts, averaging 44.1 yards per punt. Five of his eight punts landed inside the Fighting Scots' 20-yard line, including four punts inside the 10-yard line and two punts inside the five-yard line.