Florida Atlantic Student-Athletes Excel Academically
Henry set the Owls' Sack Record - Smith is No. 1 nationally in INTs
The Owls captured the last four game to finish 2013 6-6 and bowl eligible for the first time since 2008.
Players Let Us Know What They are Thankful For
Owls break several defensive records in win
2013: Saw action in every game at tight end and helped lead the team to bowl eligibility with a touchdown in the season-ending win against FIU...recorded six touchdowns ...recorded catches in 10 of 12 games, the longest being 33 yards in the team's win against NMSU...totaled 19 receptions for 199 yards on the year, ranking fourth on the team with 16.6 average yards per game...ranked third on the team in scoring...scored at Rice, at UAB, versus Marshall, NMSU (2), and FIU...recorded an unassisted tackle at Rice... earned a spot on Athlon Sports magazine's preseason Conference USA second team...named to the 2013 CollegeFootballPerformance.com watch list...received Conference USA all-conference honorable mention...earned preseason honors and named offense's Mr. Resilient by Interim Head Coach Brian Wright and the team.
2012: Saw action in every game both on special teams and offensively...regular starter and part of a two-tight end set...one of seven receivers to record a touchdown reception in 2012...he recorded a team leading five...recorded multiple catches in nine games with a season high six versus Troy for a season high 78 yards and a career long 38 yard reception....scored at Georgia, at USA, versus Troy (2) and FIU...recorded an assisted tackle the first game of the season...at season's end he was named second team all-Sun Belt and earned the squad's student-athlete of the year honors.
2011: Part of a two-man rotation at tight end...started three games versus Auburn, Louisiana, and North Texas...played in every game both as a tight end and on special teams...had a season high four catches at Louisiana, including a touchdown...recorded a season high 55 yards at Florida, including his game high 28 yard reception...recorded at least one catch in every game, only tight end to do so and one of two receivers to do so...recorded one tackle on the year it was a solo at FIU.
2010: Saw action in every game, primarily on special teams...recorded his first collegiate reception, for eight yards, versus Michigan State, an FAU home game, at Ford Field...second catch was a three yarder versus FIU...had two receptions for a season-high and a career-high 21 yards at Texas...final reception was a four yarder versus Troy...recorded five tackles on the season, including three assists...recorded a solo and an assist at UAB, his first collegiate game...did the same at ULM and had an assist versus USF.
2009: Redshirted the season.
High School: Played for Leonard Graham and Horane Allison at North Miami Senior High School...recorded 28 receptions and tallied 437 yards scoring five times...on the defensive side of the ball, had 37 tackles, including six sacks as a senior...also credited with two forced fumbles...earned all-Dade honorable mention and played in the Miami Dade North vs. South All-Star game...three-sport athlete (football, basketball and track)...3.0 GPA student-athlete club member.
Personal: Business major...son of Choisilia and Soine Dorvilus...born in Miami, FL.