WMU's Tim Hiller Named Scholar Athlete Of The Week

Updated 10/2/2009

Name:              Tim Hiller

School:            Western Michigan                                                          

Sport:              Football                                                            

Position:          Quarterback                                                                  

Year:               Senior                                                                          

GPA:                4.00                                                                                                     

Major:             MBA                                                                             

Hometown:     Orville, OH                                                                                

High School:    Orville              


Hiller threw for four touchdowns for the eighth time in his career, connecting with three different receivers on the scores during WMU’s 48-26 MAC opening win over Miami.  Three of Hiller’s four TDs came in the first half.  He now has 82 career passing TDs, five behind Tim Lester for the all-time WMU lead and just two from overtaking Miami’s Ben Roesthlisberger for fifth on the all-time MAC list.  Hiller is a 4.0 student who earned his undergraduate degree in August 2008 and is currently working on his MBA.