#28 Aric Elton

Aric Elton
  • Position: Linebacker
  • Height: 6-0
  • Weight: 230
  • Year: Senior
  • Hometown: Spring Grove, Minn.
  • High School: Spring Grove

Co-captain…three-year starter who has tallied 200 tackles during his career…second team all-conference selection in 2014 and ranked 10th in the Iowa Conference in tackles...honorable mention all-conference honoree in 2013…helped lead Spring Grove Lions to a record of 12-1 his senior year and a Minnesota 9 Man Football state tournament appearance…twice he was named South East Conference Defensive Player of the Year…set the Lions career record with 482 tackles…three-times named team MVP…also earned five letters in basketball scoring a school record 2,145 points during his career…AP all-state honorable mention three times…also named conference player of the year twice and team MVP three times…academic all-state honoree in basketball…member of the National Honor Society…son of Tanya Elton and Kasey Thompson.