Catawba Athletics 2012-13 Most Memorable Moments: No. 5

11_FB_JohnsonCoryUNCP is counting down 20 of the most memorable events from the 2012-13 athletic season. Be sure to check each weekday to relive the most exciting moments from the past year.

No. 5:  Football's Cory Johnson named SAC and Region 2 Defensive Player of the Year

Cory Johnson capped off his stellar senior season by taking home both the South Atlantic Conference and Daktronics Super Region 2 Defensive Player of the Year honors.  He became the seventh Catawba player to earn the SAC Defensive Player of the Year award since 1997.

Johnson, a senior linebacker, set a school record this season with 138 tackles, posting a high of 20 in a game against Wingate.  He also had a pair of 19 tackle efforts among his seven double-digit tackle performances.  On the season, Johnson made five stops for losses, including a sack, and broke up three passes.  He forced three fumbles and had one recovery.

Today's Events

Basketball (M) vs. ST. AUGUSTINE'S, 7:00AudioVideoStats


«December 2017»
December 1

Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 1)

December 2

Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 2) W-2nd;M-4th

Track/Field @ JDL College Kickoff Classic

Basketball (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 43-60

Basketball (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 58-103

December 9

Basketball (W) vs. TUSCULUM 70-58

Basketball (M) vs. TUSCULUM 73-87

December 11

Basketball (W) vs. JC SMITH 51-52

December 12

Basketball (M) vs. ST. AUGUSTINE'S 7 p.m.

December 16

Basketball (W) vs. ANDERSON 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. ANDERSON 4 p.m.

December 17

Swimming vs. QUEENS noon

December 19

Basketball (M) vs. WINGATE 11 a.m.

Basketball (W) vs. WINGATE 2 p.m.

December 30

Basketball (W) @ Virginia Union 2 p.m.


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