Dubuque's Michael Joseph named DPOY
Dubuque, IA —
University of Dubuque defensive back, Michael Joseph, has been selected the 2017 Cliff Harris Award winner. The annual award is given to the nation's small college defensive player of the year. The recipient is chosen out of a pool of over 5,000 student athletes from Division II, Division III, and NAIA colleges and universities. Joseph is the first DIII player to win the award. He finished his senior season with 8 interceptions and 56 tackles for the Spartans.