Skip to simplified nav
Harris Named to Preseason All-ACC Team by Media

Anthony Harris

July 23, 2014

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia strong safety Anthony Harris was named to the 26-man preseason All-ACC team the league announced on Wednesday. Media attending the 2014 ACC Football Kickoff at Greensboro’s Grandover Resort July 20-21 selected the team.

Harris (Chesterfield, Va., Sr.) joins Clemson’s defensive end Vic Beasley as the only defensive All-Americans from 2013 that made the preseason All-ACC team.  Six total ACC players with All-America honors in 2013 made the list.

Harris is a preseason All-American after also earning All-America honors in 2013 from Sports Illustrated (first) and Walter Camp (second). Harris has also been named to the preseason Walter Camp Player of the Year Watch List, the Bronko Nagurski Trophy Watch List, the preseason Bednarik Award Watch List and the preseason Jim Thorpe Award Watch List. Harris led the nation with eight interceptions and set a UVa record with at least one interception in five straight games. CFPA listed Harris on its preseason 42-man watch list for its defensive back of the year.


 

 

Schedules

Top Videos
Jeff White
Jack McDonald
O-Line Looking to Raise Its Game
Football
3/24/17
Guard Jack McDonald and tackle Jack English are the returning starters on the offensive line for Virginia, which starts spring practice Tuesday.
Andy Weber
Weber Hitting Right Notes on Diamond
Baseball
3/23/17
Sophomore Andy Weber starts at second base for No. 16 Virginia, which hosts ACC rival Duke this weekend at Davenport Field.
London Perrantes
Successful Season Ends on Excruciating Note
Men's Basketball
3/19/17
Virginia's fourth consecutive appearance in the NCAA tournament ended with a 65-39 second-round loss to Florida in Orlando, Fla.

Jeff White

Director of News Content

jwhite@virginia.edu

A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.

Archives
More Headlines
Online Stores
Auctions
Cavalier Team Shop