FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
August 28, 2017
Contact: Tyler Price, Assistant Director of Athletics | Communications
Kegan Schumann Selected Heart Defensive Player of the Week
BALDWIN CITY, Kansas – Baker University junior linebacker Kegan Schumann earned the first Heart of America Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week honor of 2017, announced on Monday.
The Fairview, Kansas native had 10 total tackles to lead all Wildcats, as he collected six solo tackles and 1.5 tackles for loss.
The No. 2 ranked Baker defense held No. 23 William Penn to just 181 total yards in the ‘Cats, 31-27 victory.
Baker has now won 18-straight against the Heart of America Athletic Conference and 10-straight inside Liston Stadium.
The Wildcats will next face No. 9 ranked Grand View on Saturday, September 2 at 11 a.m. in Des Moines, Iowa.
That game will be broadcast worldwide on the Watch ESPN App/ESPN 3 and locally on KSMO-TV.
You may watch the game right here.