Riva rushes 72 yards in Western win
LaSalle’s Nathan Riva, a Sandwich graduate, rushed for 72 yards on eight carries in the University of Western’s 49-3 victory against Waterloo at TD Waterhouse Stadium in London Saturday.
Other local players on the Mustangs are LB Andrew Buzzeo (Windsor), LB Nate Fitzsimmons (Windsor), RB Eric Willson (LaSalle) and OL Greg Willson (LaSalle).
Also Saturday, McMaster lost 22-19 to Ottawa in the opening game of the Marauders’ $23-million Ron Joyce Stadium in Hamilton.
Five local players on the McMaster team are WR Brad Fochesato (LaSalle), LB Alex Frankis (Leamington), RB Matthew Hutchinson (Leamington), OL Richard McFadden (LaSalle) and DB Pat Szydlowski (Windsor). Rwabukumba tackle Duke cornberback Chris Rwabukumba of Windsor had a tackle in the Blue Devils’ 41- 31 victory against the Navy Midshipmen at Wallace Wade Stadium in Durham, N.C.
Stanford defensive tackle Brian Bulcke of Windsor had three assisted tackles in Saturday’s 31-14 loss to Texas Christian in Fort Worth, Tex.