Kooima is GPAC football offensive player of the week

November 04, 2019 12:22pm

Northwestern quarterback Tyson Kooima is this week’s GPAC/Hauff Mid-America Sports Offensive Player-of-the-Week. Kooima, a junior from Hull, Iowa, accounted for over 300 yards of total offense and four touchdowns in a 287 win over Briar Cliff. He completed 28 of 35 passes for 306 yards and three touchdowns while also becoming the Red Raiders leader in career passing yards (7,942). Kooima surpassed the milestone on the first of three touchdown passes on his team's opening drive. He also moved into a tie for fifth place all time with 62 passing touchdowns for his career. He also rushed for a score. The fifth-ranked Red Raiders host the Hastings College Broncos on November 9. Kick off will be at 1 pm