#84 Paxton Folkerts | Tight End
Hometown: Milford, Neb.
Previous School: Milford HS
Folkerts made four total tackles in a special teams role.
Lettered three times and stared for two years as a prep at Milford High School under head coach Tony Muller ... served as team captain his senior year ... football honors included first team all-district, honorable mention all-state and Defensive Player of the Year ... led the Eagles in tackles from his linebacker position ... guided Milford to an 11-1 record, a conference title and a third-place state finish as a junior ... played basketball all four years ... earned second team all-conference honors as a senior ... helped the Eagles to state tournament appearances as a junior and senior, including a third-place state finish as a junior ... led the team in rebounding as a senior ... earned distinction of class valedictorian ... member of National Honor Society ... named academic all-state.
Son of Paul Folkerts and Angela Muller ... born in Hastings, Neb., on Oct. 18, 1993 ... brother Chandler Folkerts is a member of the Concordia men's basketball team ... enjoys hunting, wakeboarding and golfing.