Duke Football BIO
41 Eriks Reks
2009: Played in all 12 games ... finished with four tackles including a half-tackle for loss ... carded a season-best three stops against N.C. Central ... returned one kickoff for 10 yards at Miami ... on the gridiron for 200 snaps including 60 defensive plays.
2008: Played in five games ... saw action against Virginia, Wake Forest, Clemson, Virginia Tech and North Carolina ... logged three tackles ... played 24 total snaps ... received the Mike Suglia Award for a second-year member of the Duke football program who best exemplifies the qualities of the late Mike Suglia.
2007: Did not see game action.
Prior to Duke: Three-year letterman at Xaverian Brothers under Charlie Stevenson ... all-region selection by PrepStar magazine... helped team to 26-10-1 record with three state playoff berths ... earned league MVP honors ... posted 32 career sacks ... also participated in basketball and track and field.
Personal: Son of Elmars and Jenny Reks ... father played football at Holy Cross while mother played tennis at Boston College ... born December 23, 1988 ... high school teammate of fellow Duke football player Paul Asack ... double majoring in Religion and English.