70   Josh Ruka
Josh  Ruka

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Greenfield, WI

High School:
Greenfield

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 305

Position:
OL

Experience:
2L


03/31/2015

NIU Offensive Line Making Progress This Spring

Huskies look to replace three on front five

03/02/2015

Weekly Football Press Conference Quotes - Mar. 2, 2015

Carey previews spring practice

08/18/2014

HUSKIES BY POSITION: Offensive Line Loaded with Experience

Huskies return four of five starters from 2013

04/09/2014

Rosters Set for 2014 Huskie Bowl

Game set for April 19 at 3 p.m.

03/17/2014

Huskies Open Spring Football Practice Tuesday

Individual development key to team growth

09/08/2014

NIU defeats Northwestern, 23-15

The Huskies played a dominant second-half of football in Evanston to defeat the Wildcats, 23-15.

08/18/2014

SIGHTS & SOUNDS: NIU Football Releases New Uniforms

It seemed like just another team meeting in the McCareins Room at the Yordon Center Saturday, August 16. Take a look at behind the scenes footage of the Huskies unveiling of their new uniforms on August 16, pranking the team before revealing them.

10/22/2013

Weekly Football Press Conference: Eastern Michigan

Week 9 football press conference with Head coach Rod Carey and players Perez Ford, Matt Krempel and Dechane Durante.

09/30/2013

Northern Illinois Dominate Purdue, 55-24

Highlights from the Huskies historic 55-24 win over the Boilermakers at Ross-Ade Stadium.

09/01/2013

NIU defeats Iowa, 30-27

NIU rallied for a 30-27 victory over Iowa Saturday.

2014
• Appeared in all 14 games as a member of the offensive line rotation.
• Earned his first collegiate start at right guard in NIU’s appearance in the Boca Raton Bowl against Marshall (12-23).
• Helped the Huskies rush for 200 yards and a touchdown versus Marshall (12-23).
• Blocked for an offensive line that allowed just 14 sacks all season.
• Played a role in NIU rushing for 3,488 yards and 36 touchdowns.

2013

• Appeared in 12 games in 2013.
• Member of the field goal/PAT unit.
• Also saw action in several games as a back-up at offensive tackle.

2012
• Redshirted.

High School
• Two-time first team all-conference selection.
• Finalist for the Joe Thomas Award, annually given to the top senior offensive lineman in Wisconsin.
• Received an invitation to the U.S. Army All-American Bowl Combine in San Antonio, Texas, following the 2010 season.
• Started 28 games for GHS in three seasons.
• Also competed on GHS' track & field team.

Personal
• Born Oct. 29, 1993, in Greenfield, Wis.
• Son of Michael and Colleen Ruka.
• Sociology major.

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