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Wildcats add some beef to their roster

January 14, 2005

Albany -  The South Georgia Wildcats have been assigned Offensive/Defensive lineman Brian Huff, OL/DL Jason Perry, WR/DB Ross Dalton and OL/DL Jason Hemphill by the arenafootball2 league office.


Huff, (6-6, 315 pounds), returns to the Wildcats after seeing action in seven games with them in 2004. Huff recorded 10 tackles and 2.5 sacks for the ‘Cats last season. The center joins the Wildcats by way of the University of Central Florida.


Perry, (6-0, 285 pounds), enters his fifth season in the af2. Perry has totaled 30 tackles (18 solo), two sacks, four pass break-ups and two forced fumbles during his career. He played for the Macon Knights from 2002-2004 and saw action with the Columbus Wardogs in 2001.


Dalton, (6-3, 222 pounds), will return to the af2 for his second season. Dalton played for the Norfolk Nighthawks during the 2003 season. In six games, Dalton recorded 21 receptions for 287-yards and three touchdowns. He also had 17 tackles (9 solo) and three pass break-ups. Dalton played safety at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. In 25 games with the Rebels, Dalton had 33 tackles (17 solo) and one blocked kick.


Hemphill, (6-0, 310 pounds), will enter his first season in the arenafootball2 league. Hemphill joins the Wildcats by way of Benedict College.


The Wildcats are entering their fourth season in the arena football league and their first in Albany, Georgia. The Wildcats will kickoff the 2005 season against in-state rival Macon Knights on April 9th at the Albany Civic Center.

Wildcats season tickets are now on sale starting at just $70. Tickets can be purchased by calling 229.435.2TIX (2849) or toll free at 1.877.WILD.TIX (9453849).

  • South Georgia Wildcats roster as of 1-14-05

Larry Brown

OL/DL

6-2

300

Central Florida

Adrian Cockfield

WR/DB

5-10

185

Albany State (Georgia)

Ross Dalton

WR/DB

6-3

222

UNLV

Shannon Gainey

OS

6-1

195

Livingstone College

Damien Gary

WR/DB

5-11

186

Georgia

Jason Hemphill

OL/DL

6-0

310

Benedict College

Brian Huff

OL/DL

6-6

315

Central Florida

Chris McKinney

WR/LB

6-2

205

Guilford College

Alex Neist

QB

6-1

205

Concordia Univ. (Minn.)

Jason Perry

OL/DL

6-0

285

Morehouse

Montrail Pittman

DS

5-10

190

North Carolina A&T

Antwone Savage

WR/DB

5-11

183

Oklahoma

Bryan Snyder

QB

6-1

205

Albright

Larry Sutton

DS

5-10

180

Butler County JC (Kansas)

Wes Virgilio

K

5-10

180

Victor Valley JC

Rodney Woodham

OS

5-7

165

Iowa Wesleyan


posted at 7:10pm byroberth@walb.com

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