Tony Trujillo
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Tony Trujillo

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Salt Lake City, Utah

High School:
Cottonwood

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 230

Position:
LB

Experience:
3L

2008: Started all 11 games ... began the season as the starting weakside linebacker but moved to strongside linebacker prior to the Eastern Illinois game ... ranked tied for fourth on the team in total tackles with 54 ... posted 10 tackles - one shy of his career-high - in the season-finale against Southern Illinois ... racked up a career-high one tackle-for-loss in three games ... also posted two quarterback hurries and one pass breakup.

2007: Played in 11 games with one start ... recorded a career-best 11 tackles at Missouri State ... notched five solo tackles at Missouri.

2006: Redshirted.

Cottonwood HS: Played safety and tight end as a prep ... finished with 42 tackles, including: 28 solos; seven tackles-for-loss; three pass breakups; two forced fumbles; and four interceptions ... hauled in 35 catches for 374 yards and five touchdowns on offense ... an all-region second-team selection ... team posted a 9-3 record during his senior season and won its first regional championship since 1980 ... as a junior, the team finished as state runner-up with a 10-3 mark ... coached by Tom Jones ... eight-time honor roll member.

Data: Born 9-22-87 in Salt Lake City ... son of Frank and Julie Trujillo ... has two older sisters ... major: undeclared ... pronounced TRUE-hee-yoh.

CAREER STATISTICS

Total

82

YEAR G-GS UT AT TFL Sacks INT FF FR QBH
2007 11-1 12 16 28 0.5-1 0-0 0 0 0 1
2008 11-11 17 37 54 3.5-4 0-0 0 0 0 3
TOTAL 22-12 19 53 3.5-4 0-0 0 0 0 3

CAREER SINGLE-GAME HIGHS
Tackles: 11 at Missouri State, 10-6-07
Tackles-For-Loss:0.5 vs. Northern Iowa, 9-29-07