Barron Named NCCAA Defensive Player of the Week
Greenville, SC – North Greenville University’s Antonio Barron has been named NCCAA Defensive Student Athlete of the Week for the week of Sept. 21, 2013.
Barron, a junior defensive lineman, totaled 11 tackles, including two tackles for loss and a sack in the Crusaders’ 39-36 victory over Tusculum College this past weekend in Tigerville.
The Landrum, SC native has totaled 17 total tackles through three games this season, including four tackles for a loss, four quarterback hurries and one sack while anchoring the NCAA Division II 7th ranked rush defense.
The Crusaders will put their perfect 3-0 record and current seven-game winning streak on the line this Saturday, Sept. 28 when they travel to Brevard, NC for a contest against the Tornados of Brevard College at 6 p.m.