Keandre Gilmer, Defiance, Football (Defense)

Keandre Gilmer, Defiance, Football (Defense)

Defiance College’s linebacker Keandre Gilmer (Toledo, Ohio / Rogers) has been named the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Football Player of the Week on defense.

The senior led the Yellow Jackets defense with nine solo tackles in Defiance’s 28-20 win at Bluffton on Saturday. Gilmer’s efforts include three interceptions and one tackle for loss.

The Yellow Jackets ended their season tied for fifth in the conference standings.

HCAC Football Defensive
Players-of-the-Week
Week 1
Nathan Birk, Manchester University
Week 2 Jack Kay, Manchester University
Week 3  Alec Thompson, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 4 Nathan Warman, Franklin College
Week 5 Kevin Nowak, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Week 6   Matt DeVore, Defiance College
Week 7  Jake Harmon, Bluffton University 
Week 8  Isaac Zickafoose, Bluffton University
Week 9  Colton Hayes, Franklin College
Week 10  Devante Ash, Franklin College
Week 11 Keandre Gilmer, Defiance College