Kirk Skierski

Portola Hills, Calif.

High School:
Santa Margarita HS '08

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 225


Environmental Policy Analysis & Planning

2011: Played in all 11 games, primarily on special teams... Also served as a linebacker reserve and finished with 11 total tackles (9 solos, 2 assists)... Posted his first career sack at Southern Utah, bringing down quarterback Brad Sorensen for an eight-yard loss... Added two more career firsts, tallying one forced fumble (Cal Poly) and one fumble recovery (North Dakota) for the season... Managed two tackles in three games, including Arizona State, UTSA and Southern Utah.

Compiled 15 total tackles (5 solos, 10 assists) in 10 games as a reserve... Earned Aggies' Special Teams Player of the Week honor for South Alabama and Southern Utah games.

2009: Played only in Winston-Salem State game but did not record any stats... Selected as Scout Defense Player of the Week three times: Western Oregon, Boise State and Cal Poly.

2008: Redshirted... Named Scout Defense Player of the Week following North Dakota game.

SANTA MARGARITA HS '08: Earned All-Trinity League first-team honors as a senior linebacker... Led league with 111 tackles (30 solos, 81 assists), following up 70-tackle performance as a junior... Named among top 100 players in Orange County... National Honor Society member.

PERSONAL: Born in Laguna Hills, Calif.... Majoring in environmental policy analysis & planning... Parents are Kenneth & Suzan Skierski... Older brother, Kyle, starred as an O-lineman at UC Davis from 2003-06.