Cordivari named a preseason honorable mention All-American

Cordivari named a preseason honorable mention All-American

WASHINGTON – Senior Greg Cordivari was recently named a preseason honorable mention All-American by Beyond Sports College Network (BSN).  Cordivari, the 2011 Melberger Award winner, was named a honorable mention All-American by BSN following last season.

An All-ODAC selection last season, Cordivari received the Melberger Award, which is symbolic of Division III's top football player. 

A native of Downingtown, Pa., Cordivari etched his name into the CUA record book a year ago, establishing new school records for completions (321) and attempts (505), while also setting the school record for single game completions (46) and attempts (67).  Cordivari's 3,282 passing yards were second best in school annals, while his 25 touchdown passes and 63.6 completion percentage were third best.

Cordivari eclipsed the 400-yard mark on two occasions, including a career-high 459 in a win at McDaniel.  He went over 300 yards in seven games and threw multiple touchdowns in every game, but one.  Cordivari finshed the season ranked seventh nationally in total offense, averaging 315.5 yards per game.

Click here to see the entire list of the 2012 BSN preseason All-Americans.

Cordivari and the Cardinals begin their 2012 season on Friday, August 31 when they play host to McDaniel at 7 p.m. inside Cardinal Stadium.