Michael Lazarus
Michael  Lazarus


Berkeley, Calif.

High School:
Berkeley HS

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 238



Last updated on June 28, 2015

2014 (Freshman): Played in seven games as a true freshman at inside linebacker, one of eight true freshmen to see action on the year ... posted seven tackles on the season, including a season-high five stops in week two at Utah.

High School: Ranked as high as the No. 18 middle linebacker in the country and a top five middle linebacker in the West by Scout.com ... 2013 first-team All-American Cal High Sports selection ... was a second-team All-Metro Area selection by the San Francisco Chronicle as a senior ... was a three-time first-team all-league linebacker ... recorded 18 sacks in 10 games for the Yellowjackets as a senior in 2013 when he also had 65 tackles and two pass breakups ... rushed the ball 58 times for 379 yards and four touchdowns ... caught six passes for 67 yards ... had five sacks in one game of his senior season vs. James Logan High School ... during junior year he recorded 15 tackles in the last game of the season vs. Castro Valley, which included the game-saving tackle ... was voted Homecoming King as a senior.

Personal: Born in Oakland, Calif. ... son of Neesa and Bruce Lazarus ... has two older siblings - sister Nia and brother Lawerance ... sports administration major at Fresno State.

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