Dominique Williams named this year's recipient of McGillis Memorial Scholarship
Senior defensive back Dominque Williams of Brockton, Mass. earns annual honor
Chase Rettig completed 19 of 29 passes for 197 yards and a career-high four touchdowns.
Senior QB Chase Rettig complets 15-of-19 passing attempts for 168 yards
Rolandan Finch carries eight times for 37 yards; catches 15-yard touchdown pass
WILLIAMS' CAREER HIGHS
2013 (JUNIOR): Appeared in 12 games ... started in nine ... registered two tackles against Villanova (Aug. 31) ... had three tackles (one solo) against Wake Forest (Sept. 6) ... had one solo takedown and an interception against Florida State (Sept. 28) ... recorded four solo tackles and assisted on two against Army (Oct. 5) ... tallied eight tackles (six solo) and one pass breakup at Clemson (Oct. 12) ... notched seven tackles (four solo) and one tackle for loss at North Carolina (Oct. 26) ... tallied five solo takedowns and assisted on two against Virginia Tech (Nov. 2) ... charted a career-high 13 tackles - eight solo and five assisted - along with one tackle for loss at New Mexico State (Nov. 9) ... logged two solo takedowns against NC State (Nov. 16) ... totaled five tackles (four solo) at Maryland (Nov. 23) ... posted two solo tackles at Syracuse (Nov. 30).
2012 (SOPHOMORE): Appeared in nine games ... finished the season with seven tackles (five solo) ... played in 103 snaps ... recorded a tackle in games against Maine (Sept. 8), Army (Oct. 6), Georgia Tech (Oct. 20), Virginia Tech (Nov. 17), and NC State (Nov. 24) ... tallied a season-high two tackles at Florida State (Oct. 13) while playing in 25 snaps.
2011 (REDSHIRT FRESHMAN): Played in 11 games ... recorded made five starts - at Central Florida (Sept. 10), vs. Duke (Sept. 17), vs. Wake Forest (Oct. 1), at Maryland (Oct. 29) and at No. 24 Notre Dame (Nov. 19) ... finished the season with 18 tackles ... recorded season highs with five tackles and three solo stops in a 45-17 win vs. Massachusetts (Sept. 24) ... had a pair of tackles in five different games - vs. Northwestern (Sept. 3), vs. Duke (Sept. 17), at No. 8 Clemson (Oct. 8) ... at No. 16 Virginia Tech (Oct. 22) and vs. NC State (Nov. 12).
2010 (FRESHMAN): Redshirted.
HIGH SCHOOL: Selected to the 2009 Super 26 All-State Team by the Massachusetts Football Coaches Association; was named Defensive Player of the Year by the Gridiron Club of Greater Boston ... also gained All-Scholastic honors from the Boston Globe, Boston Herald and Brockton Enterprise as a senior defensive back at Brockton High School; also played wide receiver and was a return specialist ... was selected as the Enterprise Defensive Player of the Year in his senior season ... served as the Boxers team captain ... registered 42 tackles, two interceptions and one forced fumble in 2009; returned both interceptions for touchdowns ... also recorded three touchdowns on special teams, returning two punts and one kickoff for scores ... played for head coach Peter Colombo ... also competed on the school's track and field team.
PERSONAL:Dominique E. Williams, born October 6, 1992 ... enrolled as a communications major in the College of Arts & Sciences ... is the recipient of The Armond Colombo Endowed Football Scholarship Fund ... Dominique is the son of Stefanie Corbin and Dana Williams; has four younger siblings.