Safety Luke Wollet will be one of three Youngstown area athletes honored by the United Way at the eighth annual Champions Among Us Dinner.



Former cornerback Josh Pleasant has started each of the last three weekends for the AFLís Chicago Rush, recording an interception, a fumble recovery and 18 tackles.† Following his senior season in 2011, Pleasant had shoulder surgery and had not appeared in a game until this month.



Head Coach Paul Haynes will be the featured speaker at the Cleveland Networking Luncheon Series June 6 at the City Club of Cleveland and at an alumni networking luncheon in Baltimore, Md. June 18.



Seven Kent State players were recently named to Phil Steeleís Preseason All-MAC Team.

First Team: RB- Dri Archer, DL- Roosevelt Nix, P- Anthony Melchiori

Second Team: S- Luke Wollet

Third Team: OL- Pat McShane

Fourth Team RB- Trayion Durham, DL- Mark Fackler