Josh Gaedke, a 5-10, 200 lb. senior running back from Colo, rushed for 34 yards and two touchdowns in 10 carries in Morningside College’s 79-14 win against Dordt last weekend. His touchdowns came on a two-yard run in the first quarter and a four-yard run in the third quarter. Gaedke has rushed for 124 yards and three touchdowns in 25 attempts for an average of 5.0 yards per carry and caught three passes for 53 yards for an average of 17.7 yards per catch this season.

Gaedke earned second-team All-GPAC honors last season when he rushed for 383 yards and two touchdowns in 106 attempts, and had six pass receptions for 95 yards and a touchdown. He ran for a season-high 79 yards in the Mustangs’ 34-7 victory against Northwestern College.

He has rushed for 528 yards and six touchdowns during his Morningside career.