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Eriks Briedis
Eriks Briedis

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Miami, Fla.

High School:
Country Day

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 300

Position:
DL

Experience:
1V

2011: Made season debut and had one tackle against Indiana on Oct. 15

2010:
Earned first letter ... played in 10 games ... saw playing time at Michigan on Nov. 20, against Indiana on Nov. 13 and at Iowa on Oct. 23 ... made one tackle in win over No. 1 Ohio State on Oct. 16 ... played against Minnesota on Oct. 9 and at Michigan State on Oct. 2 ... recorded first TFL of career against Austin Peay on Sept. 25 ... played against Arizona State on Sept. 18 and San Jose State on Sept. 11 ... recorded one tackle in Badger debut at UNLV on Sept. 4

2009:
Did not play

2008: Redshirt season

High School: Rated as the No. 67 defensive tackle in the nation by Rivals.com and the 91st-best DT by Scout.com ... second-team all-state, first-team all-Miami Dade and Spartan team award winner as a senior ... honorable mention all-Miami Dade as a junior ... did not compete as a sophomore due to injury ... team captain as junior and senior ... team MVP as a senior ... in eight games as a senior he had 89 tackles and five QB sacks ... three-time letterwinner in football ... three-time letterwinner in baseball ... DAANS Award ... Director's List ... two-year member of the National Spanish Honor Society ... head coach was B.J. Teltsher

Personal:
Parents are Ivars and Helena Briedis ... father played college volleyball ... enjoys weightlifting, boating and jet skiing ... majoring in Spanish ... named pronounced "AIR-icks BRY-dis"

Career Defensive Statistics
Season GP/GS UT AT Tot. TFL QBS FC FR INT PD
2010 10/0 3 0 3 1.0-1 0.0-0 0 0 0 0
2011 1/0 0 1 1 0.0-0 0.0-0 0 0 0 0
Totals 11/0 3
1
4 1.0-1 0.0-0 0 0 0 0

Game-by-Game Tackles
2010 SEASON: UNLV (1-0=1); Austin Peay (1-0=1); Ohio State (1-0=1)

2011 SEASON: Indiana (0-1=1)

Career Game Highs
Tackles 1 (4x), MR vs. Indiana, Oct. 15, 2011
Tackles for Loss 1.0 vs. Austin Peay, Sept. 25, 2010
Sacks N/A
Interceptions N/A
Passes Defended N/A
Season Game Highs
Tackles 1 vs. Indiana, Oct. 15, 2011
Tackles for Loss N/A
Sacks N/A
Interceptions N/A
Passes Defended N/A

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