Russell Reeder
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Russell  Reeder

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Encinitas, Calif.

High School:
Cathedral Catholic HS '12

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 225

Position:
LB

Major:
Community and Regional Development


11/10/2015

Aggies, Mustangs meet for Battle for Golden Horseshoe

Kickoff at Aggie Stadium set for 2 p.m. on Saturday

11/03/2015

Aggies back in action at Weber State

UC Davis visits Wildcats on Saturday at 11 a.m. (Pacific) in Ogden, Utah

10/13/2015

UC Davis, Northern Colorado set for Big Sky clash

Aggies visit Bears for 12:05 p.m. (PDT) kickoff on Saturday

10/10/2015

Second-half outburst leads to 38-24 win

UC Davis collects its 500th victory in program history on Homecoming Weekend

09/28/2015

UC Davis returns home for No. 13/12 Montana

Aggies seek first win of the season with 1 p.m. kickoff on Saturday

2015: Started all nine games that he played, only missing the final two games of the year due to injury... Despite missing two games, still tied for third on the team with 45 total tackles (24 solo)... Sacked Southern Utah QB Ammon Olsen with LB Travon Brooks for a 9-yard loss in the first quarter on Oct. 24... Had a 1-yard TFL against Northern Arizona... Twice had a career-high nine total tackles (NAU, SUU)... All six of his tackles against South Dakota were solo... Was only 1 of 2 of Aggies' among the top 10 tacklers to not play in every game.

2014:
 Saw action in all 11 games, starting five... Finished fifth on the team with 46 total tackles (22 solo)... Led team with two interceptions, getting picks against Ft. Lewis and Northern Arizona... Had fourth-quarter interception at NAU against QB Jordan Perry that led to 47-yard TD from Ben Scott to Ramon Vargas that brought Aggies to within 23-21... Lone sack of season resulted in a 10-yard loss against Ft. Lewis... Recovered a Stanford fumble at the 1-yard line late in the game.

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."

CAREER STATISTICS:

Year GP UT AT TT TFL Yds Sacks Yds Int Yds PBU FF FR Yds BK
2013 12 5 10 15 0.0 0 0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2014 11 22 24 46 1.5 11 1.0 10 2 0 0 1 1 0 0
2015 9 24 21 45 1.5 5 0.5 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Totals 32 51 55 106 3.0 16 1.5 14 2 0 0 1 1 0 0