Ewald Takes on Leadership Role
March 5, 2013
BLOOMINGTON, Ind. - Indiana head football coach Kevin Wilson has been impressed with Mitch Ewald's leadership this offseason. The fifth-year senior kicker is tied for third on IU's career lists with 44 field goals, fourth with 105 extra points and sixth with 237 total points.
Ewald is the school's all-time career field goal percentage leader, connecting on 44-of-55 (80.0 percent), with two blocked. His percentage is eighth among active kickers nationally. In 24 career Big Ten games, Ewald has hit 29-of-35 (82.9) field goals.
IUHoosiers.com's Jeremy Gray talked to Ewald following practice:
IU will return to the field on Thursday before the team takes off for Spring Break. Practice will resume on Tuesday, March 19, and will close with the annual Cream & Crimson Spring Game on Saturday, April 13.
The Hoosiers entire 15-practice spring schedule is listed below:
March 2, 3, 5, 7, 19, 21, 23, 26, 28
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