2021-22 Football Roster
#33 Shayne Simon
Height 6-2 3/4
Hometown West Orange, NJ
High School St. Peter's Prep
JUNIOR SEASON (2020)
- Saw action in the season-opening win over Duke (9/12).
- Did not participate vs. South Florida (9/19).
- Started and posted three tackles (all solo) in the win vs. Florida State (10/10).
- Started and posted two tackles (one solo) in the 12-7 win vs. Louisville (10/17).
- Started and posted one PBU and one QBH in the 45-3 win at Pitt (10/24).
- Started and marked one tackle in the 31-13 win at Georgia Tech (10/31).
- Started and posted four tackles and 1.0 TFL (-1 yard) and two PBU in the 47-40 2OT win over then-No. 1 Clemson (11/7).
- Started and recorded two tackles in the 45-31 win at Boston College (11/14).
- Started in the 31-17 win at No. 19 North Carolina (11/27).
- Started and posted a tackle in the 41-25 regular season finale win over Syracuse (12/5).
- Saw action in the ACC Championship game (12/19).
- Posted a tackle in the CFP Semifinal at the Rose Bowl Game (1/1/21).
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2019)
- Saw action in 10 games on the year, making nine tackles with 1.5 sacks
- Had four tackles and 1.5 sacks in win over Bowling Green
- Recorded four tackles against Navy
FRESHMAN SEASON (2018)
- Played in nine games with four total tackles (one for loss) and a pass break-up
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA
- Selected to participate in the 2018 U.S. Army All-American Bowl in San Antonio, Texas
- Participated in Nike’s 2017 “The Opening” in Beaverton, Oregon
- One of four finalists for the Felix “Doc” Blanchard Award, which recognizes a player on the U.S. Army All-American Bowl East roster “who exhibit prowess in the classroom and the field”
- Led St. Peter’s Prep to a 9-3 record and 2017 New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association Non-Public Group 4 state championship game
- High school teammate of fellow signees Jayson Ademilola and Justin Ademilola
- Named 2017 NJ.com First Team All-Non Public School
- Registered 108 tackles, 23 tackles for loss, six sacks and nine interceptions over his junior and senior seasons at St. Peter’s Prep
- Recorded 1,431 receiving yards and nine TDs
- 2017 North Jersey Super Football Conference First Team
- 2017 NJ.com First Team All-State
- 2017 News12 First Team All-New Jersey
- 2017 Hudson Reporter Defensive Player of the Year
- 2017 Hudson Reporter First Team All-Area
- Semifinalist for the 2017 Butkus Award presented to the top high school linebacker in the country
- No. 132-ranked overall player nationally, No. 7 outside linebacker nationally and No. 4 player from New Jersey by 247Sports.com
- No. 173-ranked overall player nationally, No. 15 safety nationally and No. 3 player from New Jersey by ESPN.com
- No. 159-ranked overall player nationally, No. 12 outside linebacker nationally and No. 4 player from New Jersey by Rivals.com
- Led St. Peter’s Prep to a 8-4 record and 2016 New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association Non-Public Group 4 state championship game
- Four-star member of the PrepStar Top 300 Dream Team, ranked as the No. 131 player in the class of 2018 and the No. 11 safety
- Played for coach Rich Hansen at St. Peter’s Prep
- Enrolled in First Year Studies