2007 All Star West
6’4″ 265 lbs.
High School Coach: Dave Mariage
High School: St. Johns, A
College: Central Michigan University
He played football at St. Johns High School for four years, starting on varsity as a junior and senior. He finished his junior year with 51 tackles, including 6 for a loss, 4 sacks and was awarded Most Improved Defensive Player on his team. As a senior captain he finished the season with 69 tackles, 7.5 sacks (tying a school record), 22 tackles for a loss (tying a school record) and was awarded Defensive Player of the Year for his team.
Landon was also a three year starter and two year captain on the wrestling team. On the track team, Landon was a four year starter and two year captain. He was a conference champion in wrestling, shot put, and discus. In 2006 he qualified for the MHSAA Individual State Wrestling Meet.
Aside from a “huge thank you” to his parents, Barb and Gary, Landon thanked all of his teammates, coaches, teachers and friends. And he addressed Mike Maloney, “This goes without saying: ‘Without the consistent support and push you all have given me, I wouldn’t be the person I am today. Thank You.’”
Landon has chosen to wrestle at Central Michigan University.
All Capitol Area Athletic Conference II Defensive Line, 2005
All CAAC II Defensive Line, 2006
All Area Dream Team Defensive Line, Lansing State Journal, 2006
All State Class A Defensive Line Honorable Mention, Lansing State Journal, 2006
All State Division 2 Defensive Line, Detroit Free Press, 2006