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Height:​​  6030

Weight:  240 lbs.

DOB:  September 16, 1994

Hometown:  Sterling Heights, MI

Airport:  Detroit, MI  (DTW)
​​ Career Highlights  

2018 (Senior): 
  • Granted sixth year of eligiblity in May of 2018
  • ​Totalled 33 Tackles including 6.0 TFLs

2017: 
  • Out

2016 (Junior): 
  • Limited to two games of action (Notre Dame, Wisconsin)
  • Suffered a season-ending ankle injury against the Badgers
  • Started at Star linebacker vs. No. 11 Wisconsin and logged five tackles
  • Made season debut at No. 18 Notre Dame after missing Furman game and had eight tackles, including one for loss and snared his first career interception along with forcing a fumble, earning Spartan Defensive Player of the Week award after garnering 20 production points, leading the defense

2015 (Sophomore):
  • Started all 14 games at Sam linebacker
  • Made the position switch from Mike to Sam during preseason camp
  • Ranked fifth on the team with 75 tackles (5.4 avg.), including 5.5 for loss (16 yards) and 2.0 sacks (10 yards)
  • Tied for second on the team with eight QB hurries
  • Honorable mention All-Big Ten (coaches and media)
  • Named the team’s recipient of the Tommy Love Award (most improved player: defense)
  • Named Walter Camp National Defensive Player of the Week and Big Ten Co-Defensive Player of the Week after recording six tackles, including an 8-yard sack and a quarterback hurry, in MSU’s 17-14 win at No. 2 Ohio State
  • Tallied a career-high 11 stops and two QB hurries in the victory vs. No. 7 Oregon

2014 (Redshirt Freshman):
  • Earned his first letter after playing in eight games
  • Had three tackles at Indiana and was named Spartan Special Teams Player of the Week

High School: PrepStar All-American . . . honorable mention PARADE All-American . . . ranked among the nation’s top prospects by Scout.com (No. 142), Rivals.com (No. 149) and CollegeFootballNews.com (No. 179) . . . rated among the country’s top linebackers by CFN (No. 25) . . . listed among the nation’s top middle/inside linebackers by Scout.com (No. 7) and 247Sports.com (No. 18) . . . three-year starter for Coach Al Fracassa at Brother Rice High School in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan . . . helped lead the Warriors to a combined record of 28-10 (.737), including back-to-back Division 2 state championships (2011-12) . . . named to The Detroit News and Detroit Free Press Dream Teams in 2012 . . . led the Warriors with a career-best 140 tackles (69 solos, 71 assists) as a junior, with seven resulting in losses including one sack . . . started at defensive end as a sophomore and ranked third on the team with 79 tackles (33 solos, 46 assists), including 14.5 for losses . . . also participated in baseball and hockey.

Personal: Son of Paul and Cindy Reschke . . . born Sept. 16, 1994 . . . graduated in December 2017 with a bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies in social science – human capital and society . . . currently pursuing a second undergraduate degree in media and information.
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