#5 - Anthony Curry
2008-09 Football
Merrillville, Ind.
Anthony Curry

2008: Started all 11 games for the Brown and Gold ... an Honorable Mention All-Pioneer Football League selection ... led the PFL with seven interceptions on the season ... ranked third nationally in interceptions per game ... had two picks against Davidson ... made a career-high nine tackles, including seven solos, at San Diego ... forced a fumble against Marian (Ind.) ... returned an interception 38 yards against Campbell ... named PFL Defensive Player of the Week on October 12 following the Davidson game ... named team’s Defensive Player of the Week three times on the year ... voted team’s Defensive Player of the Year and Defensive Helmet winner ... named to the Pioneer Football League Fall Academic Honor Roll.

2007: Started and played in 10 games for Valpo as a sophomore ... had a season-high with five tackles both at Drake and against San Diego ... intercepted a pass at Trinity International ...   also broke up three passes against the Trojans ... registered a tackle for loss against Morehead State ... tied for the team lead with five pass breakups on the season ... named team’s Defensive Player of the Week for the Trinity International contest.

2006: Appeared in all 11 games as a rookie, starting the final five contests ... made a season-high five tackles at San Diego ... also recorded first collegiate interception at San Diego ... picked off a pass and returned it 36 yards in season finale against Aurora ... registered a tackle for loss at Dayton ... broke up three passes.

Prep: A three-year letterwinner for the Pirates ... an Honorable Mention All-State selection as a senior ... named Honorable Mention All-Duneland Athletic Conference as a senior ... voted team’s Most Valuable Receiver in 2005 ... led Merrillville to an 11-2 mark as a junior and 11-3 record during senior campaign ... an Academic All-Conference selection ... also lettered in track and field.  

Personal: Anthony is the son of Reginald and Patricia Curry ... major is exercise science ... born December 8, 1987.