WHITEFISH, Mont. — Athletes from Eastern Oregon have been named Frontier Conference football players of the week.

Running back Kevin Sampson received offensive honors for his role in Eastern Oregon’s 54-13 victory over Montana Western. He rushed nine times for 160 yards and a touchdown and broke the school career rushing record on his first carry.

Sampson’s teammate, Nick Magrone, was named defensive player of the week. The defensive back had three solo tackles, two assisted tackles, one tackle for loss and an interception returned for a touchdown.

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