Butler’s Grahm Roberts and Claudia Hess are the Athletes of the Week, presented by the Marines.
Grahm Roberts, Football
Grahm Roberts, a freshman from Delaware, led Butler offensively in a 26-16 loss at Iowa Central in the season opener. He had 19 carries for 85 yards rushing, while also catching six passes for another 59 yards, giving him 144 yards of total offense in his collegiate football debut.
Claudia Hess, Volleybal
Claudia, a sophomore from Abilene, Kan., had 37 kills and eight blocks on the weekend as Butler went 3-1 at the Quiznos Classic in Lamar, Colo. The Grizzlies defeated Franks Phillips (TX), Cisco (TX) and Lamar with a loss to Otero.