GARRIS OF SAU NAMED CIAA DEFENSIVE BACK OF THE WEEK

GARRIS OF SAU NAMED CIAA DEFENSIVE BACK OF THE WEEK

 

RALEIGH, N.C. (Sept. 12) – Roy Garris (Jr./Raleigh, NC) of Saint Augustine’s University was chosen CIAA Defensive Back of the Week on Tuesday, Sept. 11, for his career-high 13-tackle performance against North Carolina Central University on Saturday.

Garris was the game’s leading tackler in the loss to Central. His previous career-high was 11 in 2017 against Livingstone College and Fayetteville State University.

A former wide receiver, Garris won the award for the second time in his career. He leads the Falcons in tackles after two games with 17.