Erie Community College defensive back Dorian Polk
(Lockport, N.Y./Lockport) was named the NJCAA's Defensive Player of the Week today by the national office.
Polk, a 5-foot-10, 160-pound sophomore, intercepted two passes in the Kats' 30-7 win over Alfred State this past Saturday. Midway through the third quarter, Polk intercepted a pass and took it 40 yards for a touchdown. He also recorded a pick with the Kats backed up at their own 2-yard line and had six tackles – four solo – in the victory.
Polk and the Kats will play No. 7 Nassau CC at noon Saturday at Jim Ball Stadium. The game can be viewed online at http://www.ecc.edu/athletics/streaming.aspx