Football

Ellington Named Pre-Season All-American in Street & Smith College Football Yearbook

06_football_0180

SALISBURY, NC -- Catawba senior defensive lineman, Ron Ellington, has been named a pre-season first team All-American by Street and Smith in its 2007 College Football Yearbook.  The 2006 South Atlantic Conference Defensive Player of the Year ranked among NCAA II leaders last season in sacks (15th), tackles for loss (45th) and forced fumbles (6th). 

Ellington is a two-time All-SAC and all-region selection and was named to All-American teams last year by the AFCA, AP and d2football.com.  He led Catawba with 74 tackles, including eight and half sacks and 17 stops for losses.  In 2005, Ellington was named the d2football.com NCAA II Defensive Player of the Week after recording a NCAA record seven sacks in a win over Mars Hill.

Street and Smith's Preseason All-Americans
Defense:
DL - Travis Carpenter (Sr.) Abilene Christian University
DL - Ron Ellington (Sr.) Catawba College
DL - Andre Bernardi (Jr.) North Greenville University
DL - Jake Visser (Jr.) Ferris State University
LB - Michael Eubanks (Sr.) Delta State University
LB - Jared Brock (Jr.) West Texas A&M University
LB - Anthony Adams (Sr.) Grand Valley State University
LB - Lateef Ferguson (Sr.) West Chester University
DB - Brandon Carr (Sr.) Grand Valley State University
DB - Josh Jones (Jr.) University of Minnesota-Moorhead
DB - Kendall Ricketts (Sr.) Central Missouri State University
DB - Quincy Skinner (Sr.) Arkansas Tech University
P - Wayne Durham (Jr.) Adams State College

Offense:
QB - Zach Miller (Jr.) University of Nebraska-Omaha
RB - Joique Bell (So.) Wayne State University
RB - Danny Woodhead (Sr.) Chadron State University
RB - Xavier Omon (Sr.) Northwest Missouri State University
OL - Brandon Barnes (Sr.) Grand Valley State University
OL - Christian Morton (Sr.) University of South Dakota
OL - Ben Hochstein (Sr.) University of Nebraska-Omaha
OL - Heath Benedict (Sr.) Newberry College
OL - Tim McCutcheon (Sr.) Califorinia University of Pennsylvania
WR - Weston Dressler (Sr.) University of North Dakota
WR - Ashton Gronewold (Sr.) University of Missouri-Rolla
WR - Brahin Bilal (Sr.) Bloomsburg University
RS - Brandon Toles (Sr.) Southern Connecticut State University
PK - David Chudzinski (Sr.) Wayne State University

Today's Events

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY, 6:00AudioVideoStats
Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY, 8:00AudioVideoStats

Calendar

«January 2018»
123
January 3

Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70

Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85

45
January 5

Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117

Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95

6
January 6

Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142

Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136

Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88

Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101

78910
January 10

Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52

Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71

1112
January 12

Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90

Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89

13
January 13

Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL  80-56

Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68

1415161718
January 18

Basketball (W) vs. NEWBERRY 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. NEWBERRY 8 p.m.

1920
January 20

Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1)

Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 4 p.m.

21
January 21

Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)

222324
January 24

Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.

2526
January 26

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)

27
January 27

Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)

Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.

28293031
January 31

Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.

Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.

Mouse over the red calendar dates to display events on those days. Click to open the full-size calendar.


TEAM PHOTO

Basketball (M) Team Photo

SPONSORS