#30

Balarama Das Holness

Weight:

190 lbs

Height:

5' 11"

Position:

Safety

College:

Ottawa

Birthdate:

Jul 20th, 1983

Career Years:

4

Team:

Alumni

Highlights

2010

He spent most of the season on the Alouettes’ practice roster. Holness took part in the Grey Cup game, after he replaced Matthieu Proulx due to an injury. Won the Grey Cup with the Alouettes'.

2009

Missed most of the season due to injury.

2008

Holness made the roster out of training camp after going undrafted in the 2008 CFL Draft. He dressed for every regular season game and the East semi-final. He made 10 tackles on special teams.

College

Holness appeared in 23 career games (15 regular season, eight playoffs) with the Gee-Gees over four seasons, including two seasons as a starter. Recorded 40 career tackles and four quarterback sacks. In CEGEP captured a Bol d’Or AA provincial championship with CEGEP John Abbott.

Personal

Ran track at University of Ottawa and had the fastest 40-yard dash time on the team (4.45 seconds). Speed coach is Glenroy Gilbert, a former Olympian.