Elizabeth City State wide receiver Dexter Manley was named Boxtorow.com National Player of the Week after his six-reception, 115-yard, 2-TD performance in Elizabeth City State's 38-26 victory over Fayetteville State in the Down East Classic last Saturday.
Manley will make his second appearance on the nationally syndicated FROM THE PRESS BOX TO PRESS ROW. The show airs on 33 radio stations around the country, including Fridays from 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm on WRVS-FM 89.9 in the Elizabeth City/Eastern, NC/Tide Water, VA area.
FROM THE PRESS BOX TO PRESS ROW host Donal Ware interviewed Manley this week. The interview is also posted at www.boxtorow.com.
For a list of radio stations that carry the show click here www.boxtorow.com/affiliates.php. The show can also be heard on-line Saturdays from 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm ET at www.boxtorow.com. Click on the LISTEN LIVE live link.
Guests such as Tony Dungy, Jim Brown, Serena Williams, actor/rapper Common, as well as Demarcus Ware have all appeared on FROM THE PRESS BOX TO PRESS ROW. The show broadcast live from Super Bowl XLIII in Tampa and was credentialed to cover the Super Bowl game itself.
Manley was named by Ware in JET Magazine (Aug. 30, Blair Underwood cover) as one of the top five players to watch in HBCU football.
FROM THE PRESS BOX TO PRESS ROW is celebrating five years on the air and was recently featured in JET Magazine (Aug. 9/16, T.I. cover).
April J. Emory
Sports Information Director
Elizabeth City State University
1704 Weeksville Road*Campus Box 900
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
(252) 335-3278 (office)
(252) 335-3627 (fax)