Redlands gets preseason ranking

The University of Redlands football team landed among the Lindy’s Sports Annuals Division III Preseason Top 25, coming in at No. 23 for the 2013 campaign.  The Bulldogs are the only program from the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) to be included on the prestigious list.

The Bulldogs face Lindy’s No. 5 pick, the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor (Tex.), on Sept. 7, then head to No. 15 Pacific Lutheran (Wash.) on Sept. 21.

Headlining the 2013 Bulldogs will be All-SCIAC performers in kicker Kevin Grady, defensive lineman Steven Locke Jr., defensive standouts Daniel Kane and Brandon Morris, as well as offensive honorees Taylor Irwin and Daryl Andersen.