Members of the 2019 TAJ-Talented 10th Black College All-American Team.
During the month of February, (Black History Month) members of the All-American team will be featured on the UrbanmediaToday.com website daily. Today we spot light:
Arkansas Pine Bluff’s Jalen Steward: (Defensive Line)
(Overton High School)
2019 First Team All -SWAC Conference Team
The Golden Lions had a big man adding to the roar of the Black and Gold in 2019 and much of that volume came from 6’4″ Defensive lineman Jalen Steward. Steward was a major part of the Arkansas Pine Bluff Defensive front racking up 61 tackles, 16.5 tackles for loss , 5 Sacks and 13 Quarterback hurries.
— C.Patt (@__CPatterson) December 11, 2019
The young gladiator from Memphis, Tennessee had his most productive game on November 2,2019 against the Tigers of Jackson State. Despite APBU coming up on the short end of a 21-12 score , there is no doubt Steward left it all on the field with a season high 10 tackles and 2 tackles for loss (Including a Sack)
— Jalen Steward (@J___Stew) October 14, 2019
There were other games where the Defensive Lineman left his mark : Against Alabama A&M, Grambling State and Prairie View A&M he had at least 7 tackles. Steward finished this past season with at least 5 tackles in 7 of the 11 games played.
— THESSNETWORK (@TheSSNetwork) September 8, 2019
Speaking of tackles for loss and sacks; Steward accumulated 111 yards with his 16.5 Tackles for loss and 5 sacks. The big man also had an interception while he finished the season with 27 solo tackles.