Kyle Kovach Named All-North Region

Kovach2TERRE HAUTE, IND. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology sophomore Kyle Kovach (Munster) (pictured) has been named to the all-North Region football team, in results released today.

Kovach captured third-team all-North Region after earning the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference rushing title last fall.  He rushed for 1,056 yards and 11 touchdowns, while averaging 5.8 yards per carry.

In addition, Kovach led the HCAC in all-purpose yards (1,830) and punt returns (11.4 yards per return).  He also finished second in the league in scoring with 7.2 points per contest.

Kovach crossed the 100-yard mark rushing in a game six times, including five consecutive games to cap the season.  His efforts included a career-high 208 rushing yards and two touchdowns, highlighted by a 95-yard touchdown run, at Defiance College.

Rose-Hulman finished 6-4 for its fifth consecutive winning season last fall.  The Engineers claimed fourth place honors in the league with a 5-3 conference mark.