February 2, 2010

Nathan Yelk Named To D2 Football.com All-America Team

Nathan Yelk
Nathan Yelk

 

MARQUETTE, Mich. – Northern Michigan University linebacker Nathan Yelk has been selected to the 2009 D2 Football.com All-America Team. The senior was named to the honorable mention section of the team.   A total of 100 players were named to the team. 
Yelk was a first team all-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) selection for the 2009 season. He led the Wildcats with 98 total tackles (51 solo and 47 assisted) for the past season.   Yelk also recorded nine tackles-for-loss (-35 yards), two sacks (-10 yards), two interceptions, recovered three fumbles and scored a touchdown during the 2009 season. 
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