Quarterback Garry Choloute joins Jacksonville
JACKSONVILLE – The Jacksonville Sharks announced today that Quarterback Garry Chouloute (6’4, 200), Offensive Lineman Jaleel Brown (6’2, 320), and Wide Receiver Kamrin Soloman (6’1, 205) have been added to the Sharks roster. In addition, Quarterback Jonathan Bane, Wide Receiver Chris Gilchrist, and Wide Receiver Mark Munson have been placed on short-term injured reserve.
Quarterback Garry Chouloute is in his rookie year of arena football after originally signing with Orlando Predators this season for training camp. Chouloute made the final roster but was recently released by Orlando. In five games as a backup quarterback for the Predators, Chouloute went 13 of 28 for 105 yards with one touchdown and two interceptions. Chouloute attended Webber International University where he finished third in school history for career passing yards and second in passing touchdowns. Chouloute is a Miami, Florida native where he played football and basketball for Felix Varela High School.
Offensive linemen Jaleel Brown attended Adrian College where he anchored the offensive line and helped the Bulldogs average 420 total yards and 31.2 points per game on offense. Brown grew up outside of Gainesville, FL in Starke. Brown went to Buchholz High School where he played both offensive and defensive line.
Wide Receiver Karmin Solomon attended Florida Atlantic University where he majored in sociology. In his first college game he recorded a 16 yard catch against Alabama, and he also saw some action in the final game of the season against Old Dominion University. During his senior year, he recorded a bowl game record long 63-yard catch and added one rush in the Cheribundi Boca Raton Bowl. As a Jacksonville native, Solomon attended Mandarin High School where he recorded 68 career catches for 1,159 yards. Throughout high school he earned eight varsity letters and was awarded the Principal Award for Excellence.
The Sharks head to Greensboro, NC to face the #2 Carolina Cobras (6-2) on Saturday, June 15. The league leader going into week 11 would determined by the winner of this matchup. The game will be streamed live on the national arena league’s Youtube channel. A link to the stream will be posted on the Sharks social media pages prior to kickoff. If you would like to watch the game with Shark Nation, join us for the Sharks Viewing Party at Dicks Wings Mandarin (10550 Old St. Augustine Road, Jacksonville, FL). The event starts at 6 p.m. and adult Shark fans can enjoy $10 beer pitchers during the event. Enjoy Sharks vs. Cobras at Dicks Wings Mandarin.
About the Jacksonville Sharks
The Jacksonville Sharks are members of the National Arena League (NAL). The 2017 NAL Champions and ArenaBowl XXIV Champions and play all home games at the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena. Sharks Nation Memberships for the 2019 season are now available. Shark Nation Memberships start as low as $75. To become a Shark Nation member or for more information please call (904) 621-0700. Follow the Sharks on Facebook at facebook.com/jaxsharks and on Twitter and Instagram @jaxsharks, as well as the Attack Dance Team at facebook.com/sharkattackdance and Chum at facebook.com/chumsharks.