SALEM, Va. – Two football players representing the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference were named to the D3football.com All-America team. Named as Honorable Mention is Victor Bunce of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and punter Elias Deeb of Chapman University.
For the second-consecutive year Bunce, the junior corner back from El Dorado Hills, Calif. was a constant threat on defense and helped lead the Stags to a 7-2 record for the second straight year.
Deeb's 41.9 yard per punt average led the SCIAC and ranked 13th in all of Division III. He punted 33 times for a total of 1,387 yards. He landed 10 punts inside the 20-yard line with just one going for a touchback. Nine of his 33 punts resulted in a fair catch. Deeb is Chapman's first football All-American since 2002 and the third Chapman punter to earn All-American honors.