Twenty-Seven UGA football seniors to be honored Saturday
ATHENS, Ga. – Twenty-seven University of Georgia senior football players will be honored in a pre-game ceremony prior to the game against Georgia Tech on Saturday. Kickoff for the Bulldogs’ regular season finale is set for 12 p.m. with the contest to be televised nationally on the SEC Network.
The twenty-seven seniors to be recognized are David Andrews (C, Johns Creek, Ga., Wesleyan School), Tristan Askew (CB, Kent, Wash., Eastern Oregon), Mark Beard (OG, Adamsville, Ala., Coffeyville), Michael Bennett (WR, Alpharetta, Ga., Alpharetta High School), Chris Conley (WR, Dallas, Ga., North Paulding High School), Watts Dantzler (OG, Dalton, Ga., Dalton High School), Zach DeBell (OT, Tarpon Springs, Fla., Tarpon Springs High School), Ray Drew (DE, Thomasville, Ga., Thomas County Central High School), Michael Erdman (WR, Merritt Island, Fla., Central Catholic High School), Adam Erickson (P, Athens, Ga., Clarke Central High School), Merritt Hall (FB, Alpharetta, Ga., Wesleyan School), Amarlo Herrera (ILB, College Park, Ga., North Clayton High School), Kolton Houston (OT, Buford, Ga., Buford High School), Toby Johnson (DE, College Park, Ga., Hutchinson Community College), Kyle Karempelis (TB, Roswell, Ga., Wesleyan School), Jack Loonam (TE, Lexington, S.C., Lexington High School), Hutson Mason (QB, Marietta, Ga., Lassiter High School), Taylor Maxey (FB, Statham, Ga., North Oconee High School), AJ McDonald (ILB, Suwanee, Ga., Appalachian State), Corey Moore (DB, Griffin, Ga., Griffin High School), Lucas Redd (DB, Jefferson, Ga., Jefferson High School), Jonathon Rumph (WR, Cayce, S.C., Holmes Community College), Damian Swann (CB, Atlanta, Ga., Grady High School), Mike Thornton (DL, Stone Mountain, Ga., Stephenson High School), Kosta Vavlas (ILB, Tarpon Springs, Fla., Tarpon Springs High School), Xzavier Ward (OL, Moultrie, Ga., Colquitt County High School) and Ramik Wilson (ILB, Tampa, Fla., Jefferson High School).
Also being recognized are four student equipment managers: Steven Adams, Sawyer Dennis, Rahim Sadruddin and Wil Wells; two student assistants, Nate Jones and Brooks Tilley; and one video student, Alex Knisely.