NORTH GREENVILLE DL ANDRE BERNARDI SELECTED 2ND TEAM PRE-SEASON ALL-AMERICAN BY D2FOOTBALL.COM NGU OPENS SEASON SATURDAY AT LIBERTY
Tuesday, August 26, 2008
NORTH GREENVILLE DL ANDRE BERNARDI SELECTED 2ND TEAM PRE-SEASON ALL-AMERICAN BY D2FOOTBALL.COM  NGU OPENS SEASON SATURDAY AT LIBERTY

Andre Bernardi, a senior defensive end for North Greenville University, has been selected as a
Second Team Pre-Season All-American by D2Football.com, a preeminent NCAA Division II football
website.  Bernardi, a 6-3, 265 pound product of Marietta, GA (Osborne HS), had 32 total tackles, and a
team high 12. 5 tackles for loss and 5.5 sacks last season despite being hampered with ankle and knee
injuries.
The D2Football.com All-America Team was selected by the staff of D2Football.com with input
from coaches and sports information directors from around the country.   D2Football.com has named an
All-America Team since its inception in 2000, and Bernardi is the first NGU player to be recognized.
 North Greenville opens is season Saturday, Aug. 30 playing at Division I FCS Liberty University. 
Kickoff is at 7:00 p.m. in Lynchburg, VA.  The Crusaders’ first home game is Saturday, Sept. 6 against
Wingate University at 7:00 p.m.