On Pierre: Original NLI signee at UMass, will debut with Minutemen this season after playing at Dean College ... Tough, physical defender ... Can play any of the four positions on the defensive line ... Great athlete.
As a junior in 2008: Appeared in one game against Bryant, making three tackles (10/25).
As a sophomore in 2006 and freshman in 2005 (at Dean College): Played two seasons at Dean College in Franklin, Mass. ...
Before College: Played at Everett High School for John Dibiaso ... All-Massachusetts as a senior ... Named to the all-scholastic team by the Boston Globe and Boston Herald as a senior ... Named a GBL all-star for three years ... Team defensive MVP as a sophomore and junior ...Honored as an EMass All-Star ... Led Everett to a 36-1 record in three seasons, playing in the Massachusetts Super Bowl (title game) three times, winning two titles ... Racked up 70 tackles and 12 sacks as a senior ... Also had 17 rushing touchdowns as a senior ... As a junior, recorded 17 sacks ... played in the 2005 Shriners Game.
Personal: Theluxon Simon Pierre ... Born October 13, 1986 in Haiti ... Son of Carsulta Vaney and Thelismond Pierre ... Brother of John, Kina, Guilone and Angela ... Majoring in Sociology.
Career Statistics (Defense) Year GP UT AT TT Sacks TFL Int PBU 2008 1/0 0 3 3 0-0 0-0 0-0 0