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Sunungura Rusununguko

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Name  Sunungura Rusununguko
Height  1.91 m
Positions  Lineman
Role  American football player
Weight  122 kg
Date of birth:  (1978-04-12) April 12, 1978 (age 37)
High school:  Indianapolis (IN) Franklin Central
College  Ball State Cardinals football

Sunungura "Gogo" Rusununguko (born April 12, 1978) is a former American football player who played four seasons in the Arena Football League with the Indiana Firebirds, Colorado Crush and New Orleans VooDoo. He played college football at Ball State University and attended Franklin Central High School in Indianapolis, Indiana. He was also a member of the Las Vegas Gladiators, New York Dragons and RiverCity Rage.


College career

Rusununguko played for the Ball State Cardinals from 1996 to 2000. He was the co-winner, along with Adrian Reese, of the John Hodge Award for Ball State Outstanding Freshman in 1996 as a defensive tackle. He earned second team All-Mid-American Conference honors and was a team captain for the Cardinals in 2000.

Indiana Firebirds

Rusununguko was a member of the Indian Firebirds from 2001 to 2003.

Colorado Crush

Rusununguko signed with the Colorado Crush on November 17, 2003. He was traded to the Las Vegas Gladiators on January 20, 2005

New Orleans VooDoo

Rusununguko was signed by the New Orleans VooDoo on January 27, 2005.

New York Dragons

Rusununguko signed with the New York Dragons on October 17, 2005. He was released by the Dragons on January 10, 2006. He was listed as a Fullback/Linebacker while playing in the Arena Football League.

RiverCity Rage

Rusununguko played for the RiverCity Rage of the Indoor Football League in 2009.


Rusununguko, working as a security guard, was involved in a shooting following a disturbance at an Indianapolis, Indiana bar on January 1, 2008 that left security guard Ronnie Croom dead and four others injured. As of 2011, the case remained unsolved and Rusununguko was arraigned on a gun charge.


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