Name: Tavon Joiner
Hometown: Oxford, Mississippi
High school: Lafayette High School
Position: Running Back & Slot Receiver
Coach Lira: I don't use this phrase often, but when I talk about Tavon it's very fitting..."Tavon is a baller!". This was a long recruiting process, and I am excited to welcome Tavon to Greenville. Tavon played in one of the toughest high school conferences in the country, and still was a 1,000 yard rusher. Excited to see what he does with his time here at Greenville.Why Did He Choose Greenville: To be able to play ball after high school is a blessing, and I was excited when Greenville gave me an opportunity to do that.
Name: Tristan Daffara
Hometown: Moline, Illinois
High School: East Moline Christian School
Position: Tight End
Coach Lira: Tristan is a big and smart young man, that has huge upside to him. He is a positive attitude individual with a great mindset. I am excited to see what his future holds.
Why did you Choose Greenville: To play football and get an education in a Christ-centered environment. An I feel that Greenville was a place that provided that.
Name: Austyn Simmons
Hometown: Jellico, TN
High School: Jellico High School
Position: Nose Guard
Coach Flannery: We are very excited that Austyn has decided to join Greenville College and our football family! He comes from a great family that really want him to grow holistically in athletics, academics, and in his relationship with the Lord. I can’t think of a better place for him to do that other than GC.
Why did He Choose Greenville: The ability to be apart of the brotherhood of football under the Christian atmosphere with smaller more inclusive academic classes.