TERRE HAUTE, IND. -- Six members of the Rose-Hulman
Institute of Technology football team have been named to the
National Football Foundation Hampshire Honor Society, in results
released today by the NFF and the College Hall of Fame.
Offensive lineman Matt Baber (Galveston/Lewis
Cass), running back Calvin Bueltel
(Huntingburg/Southridge), wide receiver Reed Eason
(St. Louis, Mo./Parkway North), versatile backfield
player J.D. Hill (New Palestine), tight
end Benjamin Hopf (Huntingburg/Jasper) and
wide receiver Andrew Huddleston
(Chesterton) earned spots on the squad, based on the
combination of their on-the-field and in-the-classroom
The Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference was also
represented by Aaron Wladischkin from Bluffton
The qualifications for the squad that included being a
starter or key reserve with a 3.20 cumulative grade point average
and being on track to graduate.
Rose-Hulman finished with a 6-4 record last fall for its
fifth consecutive winning season, matching the longest consecutive
streak of winning seasons since 1986-90.
The Hampshire Honor Society consisted of 671 players from
241 institutions. Rose-Hulman opens the 2011 campaign on
Sept. 3 at home against DePauw University.