Houston Hodges leads Wabash defense in homecoming shutout
CRAWFORDSVILLE — Plymouth graduate Houston Hodges was voted the Wabash Player of the Game and the Defensive Player of the Game as Wabash handed visiting Kenyon a 49-0 win on Homecoming Day Saturday.
The freshman had a huge strip on the first Kenyon possession and had an interception return 74 yards for a touchdown only to be called back due to a penalty.
Hodges also recorded three tackles at the game along with older brother Austin Hodges, while fellow Plymouth grad Brock Smith finished the game with five kickoffs for 304 yards.
The Little Giants improved to 4-0 while Kenyon remains winless. Wabash is now the 12th-ranked team in Division III. The Little Giant defense is only giving up an average of 5.2 points a game, ranking them second in the nation on points allowed by opponent.