LARAMIE, Wyo. — Wyoming quarterback Austyn Carta-Samuels has been named the Mountain West Conference freshman of the year.
The conference announced its 2009 All-Conference Football Team on Tuesday, and seven Cowboys received honors.
Senior defensive tackle John Fletcher was named First Team All-Mountain West Conference for the first time in his career.
Junior free safety Chris Prosinski and sophomore inside linebacker Brian Hendricks each earned Second Team honors.
Earning honorable mention were: senior defensive end Mitch Unrein, junior wide receiver David Leonard and sophomore punter Austin McCoy.