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Mammoths sign Defensive Back 'Joseph Blount'

01/22/2019 11:59 AM -

Maine Mammoths-Defensive Back Joseph Blount 5’10,197 signs with the Maine Mammoths for his third year of Arena Football. Blount started his career in 2017, as a defensive back with the Triangle Torch in the SIF. In 2018, the Triangle Torch moved to the AAL but unfortunately had to fold after a couple of games leaving Blount without a team. During Joseph’s career with the Torch, he had 10 interceptions, 19 tackles, 8 pass break ups and 2 touchdowns. In the SIF, he was the co-defensive MVP. In 2018, as a Torch player for the AAL, he was Second Team all AAL.

Blount attended Central State University in Ohio from 2013-2015. In his time as a Marauder, Joseph had 5 interceptions, & led his team with 73 tackles. During his senior year, he was MVP, leading the team in tackles & tackles for a loss in addition to, blocked field goals and punts. Blount also earned First Team All-Conference in the SIAC.

A native of St Louis MO, Joseph Blount attended Mc Clure High School.

 

ABOUT THE MAINE MAMMOTHS 
The Maine Mammoths are members of the National Arena League (NAL). Founded in 2017, the Maine Mammoths will play their second season in 2019 at the Cross Insurance Arena in Portland, ME.  Mammoth Season Ticket Memberships are on sale now call (207) 228-1138 or visit mainemammoths.com. Follow the Mammoths on Facebook at facebook.com/mainemammoths, twitter.com/mainemammoths and, instagram.com/mainemammoths. 
 
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 third season in 2019. 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/nationalarenaleague.