November 18, 2013

Ryan Leopold, Bluffton University, Football (Special Teams)

Bluffton University’s Ryan Leopold (Ottawa, Ohio/Ottawa-Glandorf) blocked a pair of Defiance field goals in BU’s 17-10 win over Defiance Saturday and has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Football Player of the Week on special teams. 

Leopold blocked DC field goal attempts on the first two possessions of the contest and also played a crucial part in stuffing a fake field goal attempt by Defiance in the third quarter.

Bluffton (4-6, 4-4 HCAC) finished the season with three straight wins to finish fifth in the league standings.

HCAC Football Special Teams
Players-of-the-Week
Week 1
Michael Parks, Franklin College
Week 2 Zack Corpe, Franklin College
Week 3  Shane Kelly, College of Mount St. Joseph
Week 4 Mike Wood, Franklin College
Week 5 Matt Angel, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 6   Eric Schaible, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 7  Mike Wood, Franklin College
Week 8  Josh Green, Hanover College
Week 9  Eric Schaible, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 10  Dylan Dunlop, Hanover College
Week 11 Ryan Leopold, Bluffton University