Ryan Bednar Named to Beyond Sports Network Team of the Week
St. Louis, Mo., September 17, 2013 – Washington University in St. Louis junior defensive back Ryan Bednar was named to the Beyond Sports Network Team of the Week, as announced by the website Tuesday.
Bednar tied a school record with three interceptions in the Bears' 10-7 double-overtime win Saturday at home against Rhodes College. He had a pair of interceptions in the second quarter, and then intercepted Rhodes QB Blake Box late in the fourth quarter at the WUSTL six-yard line to send the game to overtime. Bednar also added three solo tackles and a pass break-up in the win.
He is third on the squad with 12 tackles, and leads the University Athletic Association (UAA) and ranks seventh in NCAA Division III in interceptions per game (1.5).
Washington University (1-1) travels to No. 20 ranked Coe College Saturday, Sept. 21, at 1 p.m.