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1 Dimitrios Latsonas K
2-O Trent Salyers QB
2-D Stacey Jones DB
3 Corey Shannon RB
4 Joe Mullen QB
5 Ben Nimz QB
6 Ollie Reese WR
7-O Trey Stablein WR
7-D Akil Mitchell DB
8 Laddie Skarecky LB
9-O Jimmy Seewald QB
9-D Bryce Leach DB
10-O Ashton Ruszkowski QB
10-D Jaxon Peifer LB
11 Kellan McKeag DB
12 JD Koehler WR
14-O Chris Duncan QB
14-D Cam Kelly DB
15 Doug Haugh RB
16 Henry Hebda DB
17 Deuce Larose WR
18 David Hebda DB
19 Patrick Oliva P/K
20-D Jamari Booker DB
21 Elias Earley RB
22 Oscar Lopez WR
23 Jordan Bingham WR
24 Trey Psota LB
25 Riley Allison RB
26-O Stephen Albright WR
26-D Nate Salomon DB
27 Drew Engle RB
28/21 Gavin Twigg DL
29 Kohlton Sherman DB
31 Michael Scarsella DB
32 Cody Boxrucker RB
33 Ben Niesner K/P
34 Cade Bishop DL
35 Donovan Earles DB
36 Austin Petrie LB
37 Malek Williams DB
38 Joey Poloskey LB
39 Jalen Allen DB
40 Alex Kluck TE
41 Jordan Curtis RB
42 Evan Annis LB
43 Jake Marinelli DL
44 Kyle Cartales RB
45 Trejuan Purty DL
46 Austin Martins DL
47 Matthew Messler LB
48 Sergio Gasperoni LB
49 Nick Turner LB
51 David Drs OL
52 Colton Kraus LB
53 Austin Chilton LB
55 Chase Bibler DL
56 Fletcher Christian DL
57 Liam O'Connell DL
64 Bryce Biggs OL
65 Jack Jarnigan OL
66 Sam Vas OL
67 Joe Monahan OL
68 Aaron Byrd OL
69 Stone Dixon OL
70 Jackson Laird OL
72 Drew Parrish OL
73 Braden Russell OL
74 James Zajac OL
75 Brendan O'Doherty OL
78 Nasa Sete DL
79 Zane Sprague OL
81 Kenny Brewer WR
82 Alex Conlin TE
83 Anthony Holmes WR
84 Brett Bittner TE
85 Solomon Davis WR
86 Franck Tsoungui WR
87 Brian Bartholomew K
88 Jacob Berkemeier WR
89 Justin Helm LB
91 Jordan Goebel DL
92 Drew Gedrys DL
93 James Reed DL
94 Nathan Orlandini DL
96 Cameron Germain DL
97 Danny Files DL
98 Evan Satoski DL
99 Carter Puckett LS
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Jaxon Peifer

#10-D Jaxon Peifer

Pos. LB
Ht. 6-0
Wt. 220
Yr. So.
Hometown Normal, Ill.
High School (Prev. School) Normal Community

Spring 2021 All-PFL First Team
Spring 2021 Team Defensive Player of the Year 
2019 All-PFL Honorable Mention 

Spring 2021: Named to the All-PFL First Team… Earned the team’s Defensive Player of the Year Award… Finished as the team leader with 42 tackles (22 solos) while starting all six games… Ranked seventh in the PFL at 7.0 tackles per game… Ranked 15th in the league with 0.33 sacks per game and tied for second with 0.33 forced fumbles per game… Had a pair of sacks, three tackles for loss, two pass breakups, one QB hurry and two forced fumbles during the season… Accumulated eight tackles in the season opener at Butler, his third collegiate game with eight or more stops… Named the team’s Defensive Player of the Week for his March 20 performance vs. Drake, when he registered six tackles, 0.5 tackles for loss and a QB hurry… Tied for the team lead in tackles on March 27 vs. Butler with nine including six solo stops and one sack… Had a team-high nine tackles on April 10 at Morehead State… Had five or more tackles in all six games… Bookended the season with forced fumbles, notching one in the March 13 opener at Butler and one in the April 17 finale vs. San Diego… Member of PFL Academic Honor Roll.

2019: Saw action in 11 of the team’s 12 games, registering 62 tackles (31 solos) and 3.0 tackles for loss… Forced a pair of fumbles while also receiving credit for two QB hurries and a pass breakup… Tied for fourth in the Pioneer Football League with 0.18 forced fumbles per game… Tied for 23rd in the league at 5.6 tackles per game… After having seven tackles over eight games during his freshman season, exceeded his 2018 season total with 10 in the season opener at Eastern Kentucky… Led the team in the tackle department in the game against the Colonels, which was his first career start… Was named the team’s Defensive Player of the Week while also being named the Indiana Army National Guard Player of the Week by Valpo Athletics in Week 1… Led the team with 10 tackles on Nov. 9 vs. Morehead State, equaling the season opener for his season high… Member of PFL Honor Roll.

2018: Had seven tackles over eight games during his freshman campaign… Made his first career tackle in his debut on Sept. 15 at Youngstown State, then had a season-high three tackles in his second appearance on Oct. 6 at Dayton.

Prep: Was a unanimous all-Big 12 Conference first-team selection… Earned three varsity letters… Named all-area first team after leading his team in tackles and TFL… Was a team captain and helped lead his team to an undefeated conference championship… Was named all-conference, all-state academic and honor roll all four years.

Personal: Majoring in nursing… Son of Scott and Keisha Peifer… Has one sister, Skleigh.