Case Cookus Named STATS LLC FCS Freshman of the Week

Case Cookus Named STATS LLC FCS Freshman of the Week

(STATS) Northern Arizona quarterback Case Cookus has been named the STATS LLC FCS Freshman of the Week, after leading the Lumberjacks to a 34-28 road win over then-Top 25 Stephen F. Austin.

Cookus, a native of Thousand Oaks, Calif., completed 13 of 18 passes for 267 yards and two touchdowns. His touchdown passes of 57 and 47 yards – both to Co-Big Sky Offensive Player of the Week Emmanuel Butler - helped NAU defeat their first FCS opponent in a season opener since 2003. Cookus also tallied 10 carries for 41 yards, including an 11-yard scoring run in the third quarter. Cookus and the Lumberjacks never trailed in the game, returning home with a 1-0 record to start the season.

 
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