VUU’s Jada Byers named CIAA Rookie of the Year; All-CIAA teams named
Fred Jeter | 12/3/2021, 11:26 a.m.
Virginia Union and Virginia State universities were well represented on the All-CIAA football teams.
First team selections went to VUU wide receiver Charles Hall and VSU defensive stalwarts Javon Frazier and Will Adams.
VUU freshman Jada Byers made the second team while also being named CIAA Rookie of the Year.
Other Panthers making the second team were tight end Desmond Smith and offensive linemen Savion Hopes and Mark Lawton.
VSU’s second team picks were defensive lineman Adonte Braxton and linebacker Zion Johnson.
Chowan University’s record-shattering quarterback Bryce Witt out of Dinwiddie High School was the CIAA Offensive Player of the Year.