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

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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.

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