BUBLAVI, STUTZ NAMED TO FOOTBALL GAZETTE ALL-SOUTH REGION TEAM (Jan. 9, 2006)
WESTMONT, ILL.-- The postseason awards continue to pile up for seniors Nick Bublavi and Bobby Stutz. Bublavi earned first team All-South Region honors while Stutz received third team honors at linebacker from Don Hansen's National Weekly Football Gazette.
A wide receiver from Norwood, Pa., Bublavi led all NCAA Division III receivers in catches (101) and yards (1,797) in 2005. He also caught 15 touchdown passes this season and named first team All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference. Bublavi set numerous school and Old Dominion Athletic Conference records. He set ODAC career records in receiving yards (4,485) and touchdowns (43) and shattered the school record for receiving yards in a game with 12 catches for 386 yards and three touchdownsagainst Division I-AA LaSalle while setting the school's career record for receiving yards. Bublavi also gained six yards rushing, 35 yards in punt returns and 106 yards in kickoff returns to average 194.4 all-purpose yards per game.
Stutz, a Hillsborough, New Jersey native, led CUA with .5 tackles this season, including 18 1/2 tackles for loss for 54 yards. Stutz recorded six sacks and one interception. He was named first team All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference and the Old Dominion Athletic Conference Player of the Year.