Four players from the CAA have been selected for the 2017 Athlon Sports FCS Preseason All-America team.
Honored on the 27-member team were UAlbany junior running back Elijah Ibitokun-Hanks, Stony Brook senior offensive lineman Timon Parris, James Madison senior offensive lineman Aaron Stinnie and Villanova senior defensive back Rob Rolle.
Rolle, who starred at Safety for the Cats last season, was named to the HERO Sports All-America first team. he recorded 63 tackles. He grabbed seven interceptions which ranked first in the CAA and 10th nationally. Rolle also scored two defensive touchdowns, including a CAA-record 100-yard interception return against Towson.
VUSports recently premiered our "Success Series" with a deep dive into Rob Rolle's path to success. Subscriber's can read the article HERE