Ohio State redshirt freshman defensive end Sam Hubbard (Moeller) was named today to the USA Today Freshman All-America Team.
Hubbard had 24 tackles including 5.5 sacks, seven tackles for loss, two fumble recoveries, a forced fumble and three quarterback hurries for the Buckeyes (11-1), who play Notre Dame (10-2) in the Fiesta Bowl Jan. 1.
Hubbard helped to lead Moeller to consecutive Division I state football titles in 2012 and 2013.
As a senior at Moeller, free safety Hubbard had 10 tackles, a fumble recovery, an interception and a key blocked extra point in the second quarter against Mentor on Dec. 7, 2013 in Canton. Moeller defeated Mentor 55-52 for the Division I state title.