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 â€œAssociated Press Little All-America Team.â€
The AP Little All-America team honors players from Division II, III and the NAIA.
â€œTighe is a great football player and this award is well deserved.Â I am very excited for him, his parents, and the team overall, â€ said Knox coach Andy Gibbons.
Burke finished the season with 54 total tackles, including 31 solos, four forced fumbles and 14 sacks.