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Published: Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 3:30 a.m.
Last Modified: Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at 11:37 p.m.

ATLANTA | Stillman College linebacker Jarell Thomas was named Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week for his performance against Shaw in the Tigers season opener.


Thomas, a 6-foot, 225-pound senior from Dothan, made 11 tackles, including half a tackle for loss, with an interception, a forced fumble, a pass break-up and a quarterback hurry in Stillmans 16-13 victory.


Stillman quarterback Dondre Purnell got honorable mention after running for 130 yards on 14 carries while going 5-of-6 for 41 yards passing. Punter Ronnie Partridge got honorable mention for his 39.2-yard average on six punts, with a long boot of 62 yards.

Stillman's Thomas gets SIAC honor TuscaloosaNews.com[2]September 6, 2011 11:37 PM

ATLANTA | Stillman College linebacker Jarell Thomas was named Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Week for his performance against Shaw in the Tigers' season opener.


Thomas, a 6-foot, 225-pound senior from Dothan, made 11 tackles, including half a tackle for loss, with an interception, a forced fumble, a pass break-up and a quarterback hurry in Stillman's 16-13 victory.


Stillman quarterback Dondre Purnell got honorable mention after running for 130 yards on 14 carries while going 5-of-6 for 41 yards passing. Punter Ronnie Partridge got honorable mention for his 39.2-yard average on six punts, with a long boot of 62 yards.

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