Knox College’s Burke a “Little All-American”

From the Register-Mail:

Tighe Burke, a senior defensive end for the Knox College football team has been named to the third team of the 2008-2009 “Associated Press Little All-America Team.”

The AP Little All-America team honors players from Division II, III and the NAIA.

“Tighe is a great football player and this award is well deserved.  I am very excited for him, his parents, and the team overall, ” said Knox coach Andy Gibbons.

Burke finished the season with 54 total tackles, including 31 solos, four forced fumbles and 14 sacks.