Position: Defensive Back
Height /Weight: 5-10 / 175
Hometown: Ashburn, Va.
High School: Broad Run HS
Major: University Studies
At Delaware: Second year player as a walk-on...adds depth to a young defensive backfield that lost four all-conference starters, including two All-Americans...projected as No. 2 left cornerback behind returning part-time starter Marcus Burley heading into the fall…also expected to make contributions on special teams.
2010 Season: Did not see game action and retained freshman eligibility...team went 12-3 and advanced to the FCS national title game under head coach K.C. Keeler.
High School: Three year starter and letterwinner as a corer and receiver at Broad Run High School…lost just one game as a starter (38-1) during his career…team won back-to-back state championships after two 14-0 seasons as a junior and senior…first team All-District selection…first team All-Region pick…earned second team All-State honors as a senior…also was a three-year starter at midfield in lacrosse…team won district championship in 2008 and 2010…won Regional Championship in 2009.
Personal: Joey Anthony Quigg ("kwig")...born July 22, 1991…has not declared a major at Delaware...son of Joe and Renee Quigg...father, Joe Quigg, played football as a defensive lineman at Delaware from 1980-84...Joe was a member of Delaware’s 1982 national runner-up squad and was a teammate of current Blue Hen head coach K.C. Keeler…uncle, Brian Quigg, played football at UD from 1988-92...Brian played a key part of three Yankee Conference title teams and three NCAA Tournament participant squads as a defensive back…aunt and cousin also attended University of Delaware...middle child with two sisters....can play the guitar.Back To Football Home Football Story Archive