Austin Beier
Austin  Beier

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Toledo, Ohio

High School:
St. John's HS

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 275

Position:
OL


OVERVIEW: A consensus three-star recruit • the No. 30 offensive guard and No. 36 overall recruit out of Ohio by 247Sports composite rankings.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attends St. John's Jesuit High School in Toledo, Ohio • wore No. 74 for the Titans • started on both the offensive and defensive lines and graded out at 90 percent or higher every game • allowed only one sack in 11 games as team made the playoffs for the first time since 2010 • anchored a defense that held eight of 11 opponents under 100 yards rushing • earned First Team All-Ohio and First Team All-District honors • named Northwest District Offensive Lineman of the Year and first-team All-Three Rivers Athletic Conference • named Academic All Ohio and received the team's leadership award • earned Second Team All-Conference in 2016 • also lettered in basketball • coached by Larry McDaniel.

PERSONAL: Son of Mike and Karen Beier • has one brother (Blaise) • father, Mike, captained the football team at Fordham • uncle, Tom Beier, was an All-American at Miami (Fla.) and played in the NFL for the Miami Dolphins • grandfather, Mike, played football at Michigan in the 1960s • grandfather and six of his great uncles received scholarships to play collegiate football.

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