7 Austin Bruns
7 Austin Bruns
Height: 6-3
Weight: 226
Year: So.
Hometown: Coldwater, Ohio
High School: Coldwater
Position: QB

2013: Started the first four games and played in the first five contests as a true freshman...finished the season 34-for-53 (64.2 percent) for 295 yards, 1 touchdown and 2 interceptions...he threw his first touchdown pass at home against Northern Michigan (Sept. 28), a 9-yard score to tight end Matt Schweitzer...scored his only rushing touchdown of the season in the season-opener at Indianapolis, an 8-yard scamper.

High School: Named first team All-Ohio in 2012...led Coldwater to the state title...was the Division V co-offensive player of the year..threw for 3,124 yards and 34 TD passes with three interceptons as a senior...in his career, threw for 8,502 yards and 84 touchdown passes...Bruns was part of a senior class that became the first in Ohio history to play 60 games in a four-season span...Coldwater advanced to four straight state championship games...a year ago Bruns completed 218-of-300 passes (73 percent)...tabbed first team all-district...played in the Ohio North-South All-Star Game....scored over 1,000 points in his prep basketball career.

Personal: The quarterback is the son of Mike and Loraine Bruns.