Siemens named Canada West Football Offensive Player of the Week

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Highlights:

  • Saskatchewan QB Kyle Siemens (offence), UBC LB Elliot Graham (defence), and Calgary holder Hunter Karl (special teams) are the Week 2 CW football players of the week
  • All three players return to the field on Saturday, as Saskatchewan travels to UBC (5 p.m. PDT), and Calgary takes on Manitoba (1 p.m. CDT).
  • Be sure to catch this week's Canada West Football Showcase games, as Alberta vs. Regina (2 p.m. CST) and Saskatchewan vs. UBC will be available across the CW distribution network

EDMONTON – A pair of Canada West record book worthy performances and some special teams trickery highlight the Week 2 CW football players of the week.

Saskatchewan quarterback Kyle Siemens (offence), UBC linebacker Elliot Graham (defence), and Calgary holder Hunter Karl (special teams) were named winners Monday, as all three led their respective teams to victories, with Saskatchewan and Calgary improving to 2-0, while UBC evened their record at 1-1.

Siemens, Graham, and Karl will be back in action this weekend, as the conference returns to the field on Saturday with a pair of Canada West Football Showcase televised games, including Saskatchewan travelling to UBC to take on the Thunderbirds (5 p.m. PDT). Earlier in the day, Alberta (0-2) heads to Regina (1-1) to take on the Rams in the other Week 3 CW FB Showcase game (2 p.m. CST). 

Those games can be seen on SaskTel (Saskatchewan), TELUS (Alberta and B.C.), and Bell MTS (Manitoba), while Calgary vs. Manitoba (Saturday, Sept. 16 – 1 p.m. CDT) can be viewed exclusively on Canada West TV