Estelle named OVC’s Newcomer

Estelle named OVC’s Newcomer
Estelle named OVC’s Newcomer

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MARTIN, Tenn. – Defensive back CJ Estelle was selected as the Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week.
Estelle, a 5-8, 160-pound junior from Sylacauga, Ala., recorded a team-high eight tackles (six solo) in UT Martin’s 20-10 victory over Eastern Illinois in the OVC opener for both teams. The junior also had a tackle-for-loss, a pass breakup and a quarterback hurry. Estelle also had the responsibility of returning punts for the Skyhawks, returning three for 16 yards.
Players are nominated for the OVC honors by the league’s sports information directors on Sunday morning. The SIDs then vote for three players in each category, Offensive, Defensive, Specialist and Newcomer of the Week. The player with the most votes in their respective category is determined the winner. The winners are announced Sunday afternoon.

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