SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Main as much as the beginning of the 2021 season on Sept. 4 at Dixie State, Hornetsports.com could have a break down of every place group. Single-game and season tickets can be found for on-line buy HERE.
- The highest two returning tacklers on the crew belong to the linebacking unit. The group is guided by Marcus Hawkins who had a crew excessive 81 stops in 13 video games, together with 9.5 tackles-for-loss and 5 sacks. Hawkins additionally had a interception, broke up three passes and compelled a fumble in the course of the 12 months which earned him second crew all-Huge Sky honors. Hawkins had 10 tackles towards Fresno State, Jap Washington and UC Davis for his season excessive and had at the very least seven tackles in eight video games.
- Jeremy Harris ranked third on the crew in 2019 with 64 tackles. Harris took over the beginning job halfway by means of the season and was credited with 5.5 TFLs and a couple of.5 sacks. The sophomore posted 10 stops towards Northern Colorado and had 9 towards Austin Peay within the FCS playoffs.
- Armon Bailey returns after recording 23 complete tackles within the first 9 video games of the 12 months earlier than having his season minimize quick on account of harm. Bailey owns 37 profession stops in his two earlier seasons.
- Tali Finefeuiaki appeared in 11 video games in 2019 the place he totaled 11 tackles. He set his season excessive within the win over UC Davis the place he had three stops. The junior was additionally an important member on particular groups.
- Dylan Jorge and Kurt Landers, Jr., each redshirted in 2019. Jorge prepped at Folsom HS and noticed motion for the Hornets within the FCS playoff sport towards Austin Peay the place he had a sort out. Landers graduated from Saint Mary’s School HS the place he was an all-league choice.
- A pair of transfers will add some expertise to the unit. Taylor Powell is a Huge Sky veteran who performed at Northern Arizona. The senior had 61 tackles in 2017 which ranked third on the crew. He was additionally an honorable point out all-Huge Sky choice as a particular groups player as a freshman. Powell was reunited with defensive coordinator Andy Thompson who held the identical function at NAU for his first three years.
- Justin Houlihan got here to the Hornets from American River JC the place he was coached by former Hornet All-American Jon Osterhout. Houlihan had 72 tackles with 5.5 for loss in his time with the Beavers.
Mitchell Wolfe signed with this system in 2020 and took part in spring follow with the crew. The Washington state native was a three-star recruit at Sumner HS.
- Oge Feo is a real freshman who prepped at Bethel HS in Spanaway, Wash. Feo had 96 tackles, together with 11 for loss, in simply 9 video games as a junior. He didn’t play within the 2020-21 educational 12 months.
|30||Armon Bailey||LB||6-1||227||Jr.||Vallejo, Calif./Vanden HS|
|57||Zach Corbitt||LB||6-2||225||Fr.||Folsom, Calif./Vista Del Lago HS|
|50||Oge Feo||LB||6-1||230||Fr.||Waianae, Hawaii/Bethel HS|
|54||Tali Finefeuiaki||LB||6-0||229||Jr.||Sunnyvale, Calif./Wilcox HS|
|39||Jeremy Harris||LB||6-0||215||So.||Simi Valley, Calif./Moorpark HS|
|5||Marcus Hawkins||LB||5-11||227||Sr.||Fresno, Calif./Fresno Metropolis JC|
|53||Justin Houlihan||LB||6-0||219||So.||Grass Valley, Calif./American River JC|
|48||Dylan Jorge||LB||6-0||223||Fr.||Folsom, Calif./Folsom HS|
|49||Kurt Landers, Jr.||LB||5-10||215||Fr.||Oakland, Calif./Saint Mary’s HS|
|4||Taylor Powell||LB||6-1||243||Sr.||Tucson, Ariz./Northern Arizona|
|58||Mitchell Wolfe||LB||6-3||222||Fr.||Sumner, Wash./Sumner HS|
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