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Brayden Sheffer

220 lbs.
West Point, Va.
West Point HS
High School

Played defensive end and tight end at West Point High School for head coaches Lewis Briggs and Jack Lawson … notched 27.5 tackles for loss, 10 sacks, four fumble recoveries and caused two fumbles as a senior … also made 89 tackles and picked off one pass … earned first-team all-district and all-region honors on the defensive line … also earned second-team all-state on the defensive line … was a second-team all-district tight end in 2019 after notching 97 receiving yards and four touchdowns … first-team all-district defensive end in 2018 after making 63 tackles, 20.5 tackles for loss, eight sacks, three fumble recoveries and one caused fumble … also earned second-team all-district honors as a tight end … two-time team defensive most valuable player … also played basketball, baseball and track and field at West Point … named to the Superintendent Honor Roll every semester of high school … was National Honor Society parliamentarian … was the Spanish Honor Society secretary … selected for Boys State … volunteer work includes helping remodel 4 Paws Thrift Store and assisted with Leaders of Food Drives … lined the football field before Friday night games in 2018 … the son of David Sheffer and Monica Anderson … born in Williamsburg, Va. … has an older sister, Alyssa, and two younger brothers, Maddux and Jaxton … enjoys video games, fishing, riding four wheelers, cooking and working on vehicles.