CHANTILLY, Va. – Gallaudet University senior running back Ryan Bonheyo (Frederick, Md.) got to showcase his talents at the National Scouting Combine Collegiate Showcase on Thursday. There were nine different Canadian Football League team executives and scouts in attendance and video being sent to NFL, Arena Football League and other indoor professional football leagues.
Bonheyo worked with Division I, II and III and NAIA athletes as they ran through different drills. Beyond Sports Network hosted the showcase.
"The experience was great. I am glad that I got the opportunity to compete with the best," said Bonheyo. "The Beyond Sports Network did a great job putting together a well-organized combine. It was really nice to be able to display my talent in front of professional football team scouts."
Ryan Bonheyo, Sr., Running Back
2013 All-ECFC Second Team Offense…2013 ECFC Offensive Player of the Week (11/11/13)…D3football.com Play of the Week (11/05/13)…2012 ECFC All-Academic Team…ranks second in the ECFC in yards per rush (5.5)…ranks third in the conference in rushing touchdowns (9)…big key to the Gallaudet offense that was the top scoring offense in the ECFC (38 touchdowns)…helped the GU rushing offense average 333.2 yards per game (ranks first in the ECFC and fourth in Division III)…helped the GU offense average 316.7 yards rushing per game (ranked first in the ECFC and fourth in Division III)…helped the Gallaudet offense lead Division III in time of possession (35:49 average time of possession)…guided GU to a 9-1 season, an ECFC championship and the program's first national ranking in the AFCA Coaches Poll.