Beaver Falls, PA – The National Christian College Athletic Association (NCCAA) has selected Montias Jackson as the football student-athlete of the week. In pursuit of competing with the values of Geneva College and those upheld by the NCCAA, Jackson has become an impact player for the Golden Tornadoes.
The senior defensive lineman has compiled 8.5 TFL (60 yards), 7.0 sacks (53 yards) for the season. All four of his solo tackles against St. Vincent resulted in tackles for loss (33 yards), three of four resulted in sacks (27 yards). Jackson's big plays contributed to a bounce back 40-30 victory over Saint Vincent College that improved Geneva’s overall record to 4-2 including a 3-1 mark in the Presidents’ Athletic Conference.
Geneva College invites students to accept the challenge of an academically excellent, Christ-centered education. Offering nearly 40 undergraduate majors, Adult Degree Programs with fully online and campus-based options, and seven graduate degrees, Geneva has programs that place students at the forefront of higher learning. Adhering to the inerrancy of Scripture, a Geneva education is grounded in God’s word as well as in a core curriculum designed to prepare students vocationally to think, write and communicate well in today’s world.
In the past four years, on average, 90% of Geneva students are working or in grad school within six months after graduation.