November 11, 2013

Josh Runda, Bluffton University, Football (Defense)

Bluffton University linebacker Josh Runda (Lima, Ohio/Bath) led the Beavers to a stunning 24-17 win over No. 9 Franklin College Saturday and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Football Player of the Week on defense. 

The senior paced the BU defense with 16 tackles, including 10 solo stops, one tackle for loss, and a quarterback hurry in the win. 

The Bluffton defense limited the top scoring offense in the conference to only 17 points on the afternoon. 

Bluffton (3-6, 3-4 HCAC) will look to close the season with a win at rival Defiance Saturday.


Players-of-the-Week
Week 1
Cody Rivers, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 2 Josh Sonneberger, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 3  Andrew Feldhaus, Defiance College
Week 4 Zach Zehren, Franklin College
Week 5 Tony Sierra, Defiance College
Week 6   Andrew Feldhaus, Defiance College
Week 7  Derrick Worden, Hanover College
Week 8  Kaleb Lingg, Earlham College
Week 9  Ryan Aelker, Bluffton University
Week 10  Josh Runda, Bluffton University
Week 11