|Name, Jersey #||Mike Sainristil, #0|
|DOB, Class Yr||10/3/2000, Sr.|
|Height, Weight||5100, 182lbs|
|40 Yd Dash||4.45|
|Honors/Captainship||2022 All Big10 H.M, 2022 ESPN Midseason All American, 2023 PFF H.M Midseason All American|
|Season Viewed (yr)||2022|
|Games Watched||9/11 vs. HIUN, 10/8 vs. INUN, 12/3 vs. INPU|
|Scout Name / Date||Lawrence Sanft, 10/24/2023|
Per Year Stats (Most Recent First)
|2022||14 GP, 58 TOT, 2 sacks, 1 INT|
|2021||14 GP, 5 TOT|
Sainristil is a fifth year senior for MIUN and has played there for four seasons. Plays the nickel cornerback position in MIUN’s 3-4 defensive scheme. Has good height, good weight, and rare speed to play the position. Good athletic ability with quick feet, play quickness, COD, play speed, acceleration, movement, agility and balance. Shows good FBI to read and recognize offensive fronts, make quick adjustments and react off blocks and tackles. Good ball reaction with good pursuit to the ball, good ability to adjust to receiver and ball and good body position. Good closing quickness to close in on receiver after he makes his final move, good plant and drive and good direct line to point of the ball. Good range with above-average reaction, above-average pursuit, good anticipation, and good effort and hustle. Good run support with above-average willingness to force, good contain, and good play off blocks and tackle. Good in man coverage with good backpedaling, good base, good quick feet, good burst to close in on ball, good hips for smooth turn and good timing. Good in zone coverage with good awareness, good anticipation, good reaction, good range, and good depth. Solid ability to jam receivers with average balance, average strength, average ability to keep receivers on line as long as possible and average break up timing plays.
Nickel in a zone coverage scheme
Sainristil is a fast athletic player who can contribute to special teams and play slot in nickel defensive schemes.