Alex Kops was named Safeties Coach at Berry heading into the 2016 season.
A native of Woodstock, Ga., Kops had a solid career as a football student-athlete at fellow Southern Athletic Association (SAA) member Sewanee: The University of the South. He served as a captain on the team in his senior year and was a three-time All-SAA selection.
Kops led the Tigers in tackling during his sophomore and junior seasons en route to 212 career tackles and 14 tackles for loss playing at defensive back.
Kops graduated from Sewanee with a bachelor of arts in international global studies, and also served as the marketing intern at Digital Media Solutions in Clearwater, Fla.