2009 Sports Network Second-Team All-America
2009 (Junior): Earned Sports Network Second-Team All-America honors ... A CSN Fabulous 50 Honorable Mention All-America selection ... A first-team All-SLC selection ... Played in and started all 13 games ... Finished third in the SLC with 113 (8.7 tpg) tackles ... Posted 9.5 tackles for losses, including two sacks ... Was also credited with seven pass breakups, forced two fumbles and recovered one ... Had a season-high 15 tackles three times including once in the win over McNeese State ... Earned SLC Defensive Player of the Week honors for his performance ... Also posted 15-tackle performances against Nicholls and Eastern Washington ... Recorded a sack, and broke up two passes against the Eagles ... Had 11 tackles, including a season-high three TFLs, and a sack at Central Arkansas ... Also forced two fumbles, and recovered one at UCA ... Recorded an 11-tackle outing at Montana.
2008 (Sophomore): A first-team All-SLC ... A two-time SLC Defensive Player of the Week ... Played in and started all 12 games ... Led the SLC with 132 tackles ... Was also credited with six tackles for 24 yards in losses, and three sacks ... Led the team with three interceptions ... Forced and recovered two fumbles ... Posted at least 17 tackles four times, including a career-high 21 against Northwestern State ... Had 19 tackles, including 2.5 for losses, and 1.5 sacks against South Dakota State ... Also intercepted two passes, and blocked a kick against the Jackrabbits ... Carded 18 stops, and was credited with a sack against Central Arkansas.
2007 (Freshman): Played in 10 games, earning seven starts at linebacker and three at running back ... Started the final two games of the season at both positions ... Finished sixth on the team with 58 tackles, including 26 solo stops ... Was also credited with 3.5 tackles for a loss and half a sack ... Recorded 230 yards rushing on 46 carries (5.0 ypc) and scored one touchdown ... Posted a career-high 12 tackles twice (Nicholls and McNeese State) ... Led the team with nine tackles and rushed for a career-high 109 yards and a TD against the Bears.
High School: A three-year letterwinner Garrison ... Named district newcomer of the year ... Earned all-district honors at running back as a senior ... A two-time first-team all-district selection ... Named team MVP as a senior ... Graduated school's second all-time single-season leading rusher (1,491 yards in nine games) ... Guided Garrison to the 2005 area championship ... Also lettered in basketball and track.
Personal: Son of Harold Polley and Irian Williams ... Born July 6, 1989, in Nacogdoches, Texas ... Has not yet decided on a major.