David Hollyfield
David Hollyfield


Silsbee, Texas

High School:
Silsbee HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 240



2013 (Sophomore): Played in 12 games earning one start ... Recorded 21 tackles, including 4.5 for losses, and a sack ... Also picked off a pass and returned it five yards ... Recorded four quarterback hurries and deflected a pass ... Recorded a career-high seven tackles against Nicholls State, including one for a loss ... Recorded four tackles, including a sack against Bacone College ... His lone interception of the season came against Bacone ... Recorded four tackles and 1.5 TFLs against Oklahoma Panhandle State and McNeese State.

2012: Played in all 12 games as a true freshman and finished the year with eight total tackles ... Recorded a season-high three tackles in 52-21 victory over McMurry (10/13) ... Finished with one tackle in first college game which accounted for a 4-yard loss at Louisiana-Lafayette (9/1) ... Registered his lone sack of the year in 31-0 win over Prairie View A&M (9/8), and also blocked a punt against the Panthers.

High School: Helped Silsbee High School to an 8-3 record as a senior, earning District 21-3A first-team honors ... Also named to the Beaumont Enterprise Super Gold second team ... Finished year with 70 tackles, two sacks and an interception ... Advanced to regionals in power lifting as a junior and senior.

Personal: David Hollyfield was born on July 27, 1994 ... Son of Benny and Mary Hollyfield ... Majoring in industrial engineering.


2014 Fall Camp - Defensive Line

Senior Joe Okafor's move to the outside should strengthen LU's defensive front


Defense Shines in Second Scrimmage

Cardinals wrap up second spring scrimmage with big defensive plays


Lamar takes home opener 31-0 over Prairie View A&M

Cardinals finished with 432 yards of total offense in the win


Lamar Football Camp - Defensive Line

The Cardinals return five defensive linemen for the 2012 season


FB HIGHLIGHTS: The Cardinals win 42-27 over Grambling

(BEAUMONT, TX) ; The Lamar Cardinals opened up their 2014 season against the visiting Grambling State Tigers. Caleb Berry passed for 389 yards and 5 touchdowns in the opener. Mark Roberts caught 2 of Berry touchdown passes and racked up 139 yards receiving. Reggie Begleton caught 12 passes for 119 yards and scored one touchdown. Lamar is now 1-0 and will travel to College Station to face the Texas A&M Aggies next weekend. Kickoff of set for 6:30 P.M. on September 6th on the SEC network.


PREVIEW: Grambling Rolls into this weekend

(Beaumont, TX) - Jordan Washington takes you through this weeks matchup for the Lamar Cardinals @ Provost-Umphrey Stadium.


Football: #IceBucketChallenge

Coach Ray Woodard and the Senior Cardinals accept Channel 6's Andrew Chernoff's #icebucketchallenge to #strikeoutALS and challenge Judge Bob Wortham and the Lamar Cardinals Men's Basketball Team.


FOOTBALL: Camp Upadate

BEAUMONT, TX: Head Coach Ray Woodard discusses camp progress and the first game of the season. The Cardinals open up season play at home against Grambling on August 30 at 7 PM.



Coach Ray Woodard and players discuss the new freshman class, camp, and what to expect for the year.

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