GLIAC -- SVSU junior defensive back Marvin White has been named the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Defensive Player of the Week following his performance in Saturday's 55-29 Axe Bowl victory over Northwood.
White picked-off his second pass of the season and returned it 92 yards for a touchdown in SVSU's 55-29 Axe Bowl victory over Northwood. It was White's second pick-six of the 2019 season, adding to the one he had in week one at Texas A&M-Kingsville. Marvin added four tackles with a tackle-for loss in the victory and now has two GLIAC Defensive Player of the Week honors in 2019. Saginaw Valley leads the league with nine interceptions so far this season and ranks seventh in the nation.
Saginaw Valley moves to 4-1 overall on the season and 2-1 in the GLIAC and will travel to play at Grand Valley State on Saturday (Oct. 12) night. Kickoff will be at 7:00 p.m. from Lubbers Stadium in Allendale.
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