Members of the 2019 TAJ-Talented 10th  Black College All-American Team.

TAJ Talented 10th 2019 Black College All American Football Team -Offense-
TAJ Talented 10th 2019 Black College All American Football Team -Defense-

 

 

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:

Mississippi Valley State’s  Tracy Thompkins : (Defensive Back)

#1  (Senior)
5’9″  180lbs
Miami,Fl
(Carol City  High School) 

2019 First Team All -SWAC Conference Team

Norfolk State   Head Coach Vincent Dancy  had to be excited knowing that Tracy Thompkins  was back in his secondary again this past season. The senior racked up a total of 107 tackles, 1 interception and 3 pass break ups. Number 1 also forced 3 fumbles, recovered 2 and tallied 26 yards in returns after his interception.

The young gladiator from Miami had 68 solo tackles this past season and played his best game in the 23-20 Overtime Loss to Lamar.  Thompkins had 15 total tackles in that battle and more impressive was the fact that 13 of those tackles were solo.

Thompkins also had 6 games with double digit tackles in his senior season , not to mention he had 7 games with at least 5 solo tackles. He shared sacks in two games and forced and recovered a fumble in the Delta Devils Loss to eventual SWAC Champs Alcorn State.

 

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