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Cobras sign Defensive Back Marquez Gollman

03/08/2018 4:48 PM -

GREENSBORO- Marquez Gollman (5’11, 190) signs with the Carolina Cobras for his first year of arena football.



Gollman played college football at Grand Valley State University from 2012-2016. Before Grand Valley State, Gollman spent one season playing football in JUCO at Grand Rapids Community College. During the 2014 season, Gollman finished the year with 40 tackles, six tackles for loss and three interceptions. During the 2015 season, Gollman earned College Commissioner’s Association First-Team All-American, CCA Super Region 4 First-Team, Don Hansen’s Football Gazette Honorable Mention All-American, Don Hansen’s Football Gazette Super Region 4 First-Team, D2Football.com Honorable Mention All-American, First-Team All-GLIAC and GVSU Defensive Skill Co-Player of the Year. In 2015, Gollman finished the season with 117 tackles, 8.5 tackles for loss, two sacks, three interceptions, five pass deflections and two defensive touchdowns. Gollman also joined the San Francisco 49ers during their 2017 NFL Minicamp, but was not signed to a deal.


Gollman is a native of Ypsilanti, Michigan and played high school football at Ypsilanti High School. While in high school, Gollman was named honorable mention Division 3-4 All-State by Detroit News and Associated Press after his senior season. During his senior season, Gollman had 98 tackles, 11 sacks, three forced fumbles and four interceptions. Gollman also played wide receiver in high school obtaining 303 receiving yards and seven touchdowns on twelve catches. Gollman was also named an All-Conference and All-Area in both his junior and senior seasons.


ABOUT THE CAROLINA COBRAS
The Carolina Cobras are members of the National Arena League (NAL). Founded in 2017, the Carolina Cobras will play their inaugural season in 2018 at the Greensboro Coliseum.  Cobra Season Ticket Memberships are on sale now call (336) 445-7232 or visit carcobras.com. Follow the Cobras on Facebook at facebook.com/carcobras, twitter.com/carcobras and instagram.com/carcobras.


ABOUT NATIONAL ARENA LEAGUE
The National Arena League was founded in 2016 and hosted its inaugural season in 2017 as the premier league in arena football. The National Arena League will kick off its second season in April of 2018. For more information regarding expansion opportunities or partnerships, contact Commissioner Chris Siegfried at chris@nationalarenaleague.com or Expansion Chairman Jeff Bouchy at jeff@nationalarenaleague.com. For more information about the NAL visit www.nationalarenaleague.com, facebook.com/nationalarenaleauge, twitter.com/NALfootball, Instagram.com/natiionalarenaleague.