(Tuesday, July 16; Sioux Center, Iowa) Dordt University’s Nathan Kabongo (Junior; Plano, Texas) was recognized by the 2019 College Football America Yearbook (CFAY) and placed on the NAIA Preseason Starting Lineup, CFAY’s version of an All-America team. The team was announced on Monday, July 15.
Kabongo had six pass interceptions and broke up 13 passes last season while playing cornerback and earning post-season honors from the Great Plains Athletic Conference. He was part of a defense that forced 19 turnovers.
The Defenders will open their 2019 campaign at home on Thursday, August 29 against Keiser University (Florida).