Ballard Named NCAA DII Defensive Player of the Week

Ballard Named NCAA DII Defensive Player of the Week

Senior defensive back Isaiah Ballard, who was named the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Defensive Player of the Week on Monday, was selected as the NCAA Division II Defensive Player of the Week on Tuesday, September 27 according to D2Football.com.

Ballard made ten tackles in the Oilers 26-20 win over Grand Valley State University last Saturday and forced three fumbles.  He also recovered two fumbles and ran one in for a 39-yard touchdown.