RIVER KINGS SIGN TAVION GARRISON

by Nic Ryder

The Cedar Rapids River Kings have signed defensive back Tavion Garrison to its 2019 roster. 

Garrison (5’11", 195, Central Arkansas) joins the River Kings squad as a rookie. He played three seasons on the purple and gray turf, helping lead his team to the FCS playoffs his junior and senior seasons, and a Southland Conference championship in 2017. 

Garrison totaled 17 games over his three seasons at Central Arkansas. Over that time he racked up 49 total tackles (36 solo), including 17 and 24 his junior and senior year, respectively. During his senior season he broke up eight pass attempts adding to two others his junior year. 

Prior to joining Central Arkansas, Garrison played his freshman year of football at Arkansas-Pine Bluff in 2013-14. While with the Golden Lions, Garrison had 20 tackles and one pass breakup. 

Garrison is from Little Rock, Arkansas, and went to Little Parkview High School. 


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ABOUT THE CEDAR RAPIDS RIVER KINGS INDOOR FOOTBALL TEAM

The Cedar Rapids River Kings (formerly the Titans) will take the field for their eighth season of operations in 2019 and their first under the new ownership of Roy Choi and Matt Stone with General Manager Ryan Eucker at the helm. Cedar Rapids joined the IFL as an expansion team in the 2012 season. They play their home games at the U.S. Cellular Center and have made four playoff appearances (2013-16) with two trips to the conference championship game (2013, 2014). Tickets and Partnerships are available for the 2019 season. For more information visit goriverkings.com. You can also follow them on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Snapchat (@goriverkings).

ABOUT THE INDOOR FOOTBALL LEAGUE

The Indoor Football League (IFL) will begin its eleventh season of play in the spring of 2019 and is led by Commissioner Mike Allshouse. The IFL was created in 2008 from a merger between the Intense Football League and the United Indoor Football Association. It’s member teams are located from Phoenix, Arizona to Green Bay Wisconsin. For more information about all things IFL, visit goifl.com or call the league office at 804-643-7277.