Bremen High School graduate and football standout, Zac Ricketts, started for Ball State University on Saturday helping the Cardinals to a 51-31 victory over UAB. After seeing action in 8 games last season as a redshirt freshman, Zac has worked his way up the depth chart earning his first start on Saturday. An imposing offensive lineman at 6'4 - 290 lbs, Zac was named 2016 Academic All-Mid-American Conference while majoring in Industry and Technology.
During his high school career, Zac helped BHS to a 35-15 record including a regional championship and three sectionals titles. Ricketts was named Indiana Football Coaches Association All-State as a junior and senior and Associated Press All-State as a senior. A two-sport athlete, he was named Bremen Most Valuable Field Event Performer. Congratulations Zac!