2004 All Star West
5’9″ 198 lbs.
High School Coach: David Hills
High School, Class: Boyne City, C
College: Michigan State University
As an integral member of the football team, Paul started as a linebacker and offensive guard and earned three varsity letters. He helped his teams to a 27-6 varsity career record including three playoff appearances, a conference championship, and district and regional titles. He was the Ramblers leading tackler the past two years amassing over 300 tackles, 5 interceptions, 4 fumble recoveries, and 1 blocked punt.
Selected by his teammates, Paul was a two-year captain. In 2002, his teammates voted him as the Defensive MVP. In 2003, he was voted as the team MVP, won the Paul Whaler award, and along with six other players received the outstanding lineman award. He was also named to the school’s all century team.
Paul also won two varsity letters on the ski team. He was also a member of the Boyne City Honor Roll with a 3.6 gpa, ranking 15th in his graduating class.
“I would like to thank my family who support me in everything I do. I would like to thank my coaches and the entire Boyne City football family for their support and dedication to the program. Most of all, I thank all my teammates for their dedication, hard work, and the great memories we had throughout the past years.”
All Conference Honorable Mention, 2001
All Conference, 2002 and 2003
Traverse City Area Dream, 2002 and 2003
All State Honorable Mention, AP, 2002 and 2003
All State, Guard, Detroit Free Press, 2003