Rose-Hulman defensive lineman Dean Griffing (Plano, Ill./Aurora Christian) led the Engineers’ defensive effort in a 28-21 overtime win at Mount St. Joseph Saturday and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Football Player of the Week on defense.
The junior recorded 14 tackles with 4.5 tackles for loss and two sacks in the win.
Rose-Hulman (3-5, 3-3 HCAC) will return home to face Anderson Saturday at 1:30 PM.
|HCAC Football Defensive
||Joe Maldonado, Bluffton University
|Week 2||Stephen Coble, Manchester University|
|Week 3||John Burt, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology|
|Week 4||Grant DePalma, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology|
|Week 5||Andy Dalton, Hanover College|
|Week 6||Ben Kaufman, Bluffton University|
|Week 7||Ajani Jones, Hanover College|
|Week 8||Zack Corpe, Franklin College|
|Week 9||Dean Griffing, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology|