Hiram College


Junior defensive back D.D. Fleetion (Youngstown/East) has been named NCAC Defensive Player of the Week.

In Hiram’s 35-28 win at Ohio Wesleyan on Saturday, Fleetion had a career-high 10 tackles.

He also had a tackle for loss and a key fumble recovery in the third quarter, to bring an end to a potential scoring drive.

Fleetion leads the team with three interceptions this season and is tied for third on the team in tackles with 45.

Hiram (4-3, 3-3) will return to action on Saturday, with a home contest against No. 10 Wabash (Ind.) at 1 p.m.