Two-Minute Drill

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Southeast Athletics

Southeast Missouri junior defender Maddi Kartsens has been named this week's Adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Defensive Player of the Week, the league announced Tuesday.

Karstens played the full 180 minutes on defense last week for Southeast. The Redhawks' back line allowed only one goal to Milwaukee then turned around and shut out Green Bay. Karstens assisted on the game-winning goal of Sunday's game when she dropped a free kick into the box from 50 yards out for Esmie Gonzales to net the first goal of the game.  

Southeast Athletics

Southeast Missouri and McDonald's are teaming up for the #BigMacSack this upcoming 2017 football season.

If the Southeast defense records a quarterback sack, the Big Mac sandwich will be buy one, get one free the day after the game. This includes all home and away contests. Participating locations include Cape Girardeau, Jackson, Sikeston, Miner and Benton.

Southeast Athletics

Southeast Athletics has been recognized with several team and individual recognitions for outstanding academic performance of its student-athletes.

Southeast Missouri's women's cross country and women's soccer teams were the winners of the Ohio Valley Conference Team Academic Award for their respective sports, presented annually in each Conference-sponsored sport to the team with the greatest percentage of its eligible student-athletes who achieved a 3.25 grade point average or higher.

Southeast Athletics

A pair Southeast Missouri State soccer student-athletes are national champions. Senior goalkeeper Kendra Lierz and junior forward Lauren Kaempfe helped lead the Belleville, Illinois-based Fire and Ice Soccer Club to the Women’s Premier Soccer League Championship two weeks ago in San Diego.

The non-professional WPSL is the longest currently-running women’s league in the country and features more than 100 teams nationwide.

Fire & Ice capped off its perfect 12-0 season with a 2-1 victory over Gulf Coast Texans in the championship match.

Southeast Athletics

Southeast Missouri football strength and conditioning coach Ryan Napoli clearly knows what it takes to win.

Napoli joined the Redhawks staff in January after working as an assistant strength and conditioning coach at North Dakota State. During his time there, Napoli assisted the Bison football team during all five of its Division I FCS National Championship seasons.