Berry Named SWAC Co-Newcomer Player of the Week

Kourtney BerryMONTGOMERY, Ala. — Alabama State University redshirt freshman linebacker Kourtney Berry, has been named the Southwestern Athletic Conference (SWAC) Co-Newcomer of the Week.
Berry had a game-high 12 tackles in ASU’s loss to Southern. He had one sack (-9 yards) and had two tackles behind the line of scrimmage which lost 12 yards.
Berry leads ASU with 88 total tackles (45 UA, 43 A).  He is second on the team and tied for third in the conference with 6.0 sacks (-61 yards) and has 11 tackles for lost yardage (-77 yards). He also has recovered two fumbles, had an interception, two quarterback hurries and three pass breakups.
It is Berry’s fifth weekly award this season and the second time he has been named the SWAC’s Newcomer of the Week.