Matt Farinella Wins SAA Weekly Defensive Honor

Matt Farinella Wins SAA Weekly Defensive Honor

ATLANTA, Ga. - The SAA announced the football Players of the Week for games played Saturday, October 31 and Berry's Matt Farinella won defensive player of the week honor.

Farinella had an outstanding game for Berry as the Vikings moved to 7-1 and 6-0 in the SAA after defeating Millsaps, 24-14, on Saturday. Berry rallied from a 14-7 halftime deficit and shut out the Majors in the second half. The junior linebacker from Jacksonville Beach, Fla. had seven tackles and a shared tackle for loss in the game. Additionally, with the score 17-14 he intercepted a pass and returned it 10 yards for a touchdown.

The Vikings (7-1, 6-0) play at Birmingham-Southern on Saturday.