Jonathan Lyles named to Daktronics All-Region second team
Thursday, December 9, 2004 | by by Scott McCain, Newberry Sports Information

SEARCY, ARK. - Newberry senior cornerback Jonathan Lyles (Camden, S.C.) has been named to the Daktronics® Second Team All-Region, officials announced today.

Lyles, a 6-1, 180-pound cornerback, led the South Atlantic Conference in interceptions with eight in 2004.  The Appalachian State transfer was second in the league in passes defended (20) and pass breakups (12).

Lyles was one of three SAC defensive backs to make the second team, with no SAC defensive players on the first team.  Presbyterian's Chad Burgess and Tusculum's Ra'shun Judge filled the safety spots.

The complete list follows.  South Atlantic Conference players appear in italics.

First Team Offense
TE  David Feliciano, Harding
WR  Ellis Debrow, Delta St.
WR  Von Mixon, Ark.-Monticello
OL  Lance Ancar, No. Ala.
OL  Torrey Howard, Valdosta St.
OL  Daniel Lynch, Catawba
OL  Ricardo Phillips, N.C. Central
OL  Robert Rhodes, Shaw
QB  Cory Allred, Ark.-Monticello
RB  Michael Alexis, W. Georgia
RB  Derrick Wimbush, Ft. Valley St.
AP  Daryl Bright, Fayetteville St.
K   Will Rhody, Valdosta St.
First Team Defense
DL  Walter Curry, Albany St.
DL  Cedric Cursh, Ark. Tech
DL  Mike Whaley, Ft. Valley St.
LB  Larry Brown, Lane
LB  Moises Gordon, Livingstone
LB  Chris Peavy, Shaw
LB  Charles Roberts, Fayetteville St.
CB  Howard Williams, Elizabeth City St.
CB  Marcus Wright, Kentucky St.
S   Atchenson Conway, Bowie St.
S   Torrance Daniels, Harding
P   Jeff Carpenter, W. Georgia
Second Team Offense
TE  Josh Rogers, Ark. Tech
WR  Tory Ross, N.C. Central
WR  Rodney Williams, Wingate
OL  Caleb Crothers, Carson-Newman
OL  Billy Knight, Delta State
OL  Mario Leon, Tusculum
OL  Reggie Perkins, Carson-Newman
OL  Carlos Rajos, Fayetteville St.
QB  Scott Eyster, Delta St.
RB  Rayvon Howard, Carson-Newman
RB  Dion McIver, Shaw
RB  Greg Pruitt, Jr., N.C. Central
RB  Marcus Ross, W. Ala.
AP  Anthony Merritt, No. Ala.
K   Brandon Gilbert, N.C. Central
K   Ross McKernan, Fayetteville St.
Second Team Defense
DL  Scheldon Conner, N.C. Central
DL  Justin Jackson, Johnson C. Smith
DL  Tim Thompson, Valdosta St.
LB  Sam Evans, Ft. Valley St.
LB  Spencer Fortson, Valdosta St.
LB  Randall Jones, W. Ala.
LB  Keenan Washington, So. Ark.
CB  Jonathan Lyles, Newberry
CB  Evan Oglesby, No. Ala.
CB  Walt Williams, Fayetteville St.
S   Ra'Shun Judge, Tusculum
S   Chad Burgess, Presbytertian
P   Cory Newton, Tusculum