Russell Reeder
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Encinitas, Calif.

High School:
Cathedral Catholic HS '12

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 225

Position:
LB

Major:
Community and Regional Development

2013: Played in all 12 games, earning starts at South Dakota, and vs. Northern Arizona and Portland State... Tallied 15 tackles (5 solo)... Had a season-best seven tackles (3 solo) at Nevada... Posted three stops against North Dakota.

2012: Redshirted.

CATHEDRAL CATHOLIC HS '12: Earned Defensive Player of the Year in the Eastern League while adding First Team All-Eastern League honors in 2011... Added a First Team All-CIF San Diego nod and was the team MVP in 2011... Posted 9.2 tackles per game for a total of 119 tackles with four interceptions as a senior... Was the North County top college prospect as a linebacker and was named a MaxPreps Player of the Week on two separate occasions... Helped lead Cathedral Catholic HS to five straight Division III CIF championships... In 2011, Cathedral Catholic finished with a 12-1 record and a 5-0 mark in league play... Also played baseball while at Cathedral Catholic... Was the ASB Senior Class Secretary in 2012 and holds a GPA of 3.29.

PERSONAL: Born in San Diego, Calif.... Majoring in community and regional development... Parents are Rick and Mary Reeder... Has three siblings; Rylee, Racheal and Jessica... Chose UC Davis for the academics and the people... His advice to teammates is, "Whether you think you can or whether think you can't, you're right."