Wilmington High School graduate Colt Briggs was named to the Kentucky Pro Football Hall of Fame All-Commonwealth team.
A junior at Morehead State University, Briggs led the Eagles with 10.5 tackles for loss and finished with 46 total stops. He had a career-best 3.5 tackles behind the line of scrimmage and 10 total tackles in a shutout against Davidson. Briggs helped the Eagle defense’s points allowed improve by 18 from 2014 to 2015.
Briggs, a 2013 graduate of WHS, was the Wilmington News Journal Clinton County Scholar-Athlete of the Year in 2013.
The All-Commonwealth team is a preseason team, sponsored by Community Trust Bank, that recognizes the best players on every collegiate program in the state of Kentucky.