Palomar Comets Football
TACKLE, 5-11, 260, SOPHOMORE; 40 TIME: 4.9
Vista (Class of 2006)
PERSONAL: Born Sept. 27, 1988 in Oceanside.
... Son of Roy and Cheryl Peiler. ... Has one sister,
Alea (17). ... Nephew of Legi Suiannoa, who played
linebacker for Palomar's 1998 National Co-Championship
team and for the University of Nevada, was an assistant
coach at both Palomar and Nevada and is currently
coaching high school football in Washington. ... Nephew
of Joe Salave'a, former defensive tackle for the
University of Arizona, the Tennessee Titans and
Washington Redskins and currently an assistant coach at
San Jose State. ... Nephew of Carolina Panthers
offensive guard Toniu Fonoti, who originally was drafted
by the San Diego Chargers in the second round out of
Nebraska in 2002 and also has played with the Minnesota
Vikings, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Miami Dolphins and
SEASON: A starter at defensive tackle for the Comets
and an All-Southern Conference honorable mention pick.
... Had 42 tackles (30 solo), a forced fumble, 3.5
tackles for losses, two sacks, a forced fumble, a pass break-up and
three quarterback hurries on the season. ... Had two tackles in season-opening 21-19 win over
Southwestern. ... Came back with three tackles, all
solo, in 16-0 victory against Victor Valley. ...
Contributed two tackles (one solo) and a quarterback
hurry in a 37-17 rout of San Diego Mesa on Sept. 20. ...
Had five tackles (two solo) on Sept. 27 as the Comets
downed College of the Desert 47-41 in a battle of unbeatens in four overtimes, handing the Roadrunners
their first regular-season loss since 2006. Celebrated
his 20th birthday by helping bring down COD running back
Leonard Mason short of a first down on fourth-and-1 in
the fourth overtime, ending the game. ... Had two
tackles (both solo) vs. Grossmont on Oct. 4. ...
Had three tackles (two solo) vs. Saddleback on Oct. 11.
... Contributed four tackles (two solo), forced a fumble
and had a tackle for a loss in a 38-14 victory at Santa
Ana on Oct. 18. ... Registered four tackles (all solo),
a sack, a tackle for a loss and a pass break-up in a
20-7 win over Long Beach City College on Oct. 25. ...
Had four tackles (three solo) and a quarterback hurry
vs. Fullerton on Nov. 1. ... Had seven tackles (six
solo), a tackle for a loss and a quarterback hurry as
the Comets ended the regular season with a 41-14 rout of
Orange Coast on Nov. 8. ... Had six tackles (three
solo), 1.5 tackles for losses and a sack as the Comets
beat Cerritos 38-33 in the Golden Empire Bowl on Nov. 22
in Bakersfield to finish an 8-3 season.
SEASON: Played for the Comets.
SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Played for coach Danny Williams at Vista
High durng the 2004 and 2005 seasons. ...
ACADEMICS: Health major. ... Carried 3.0 grade-point
average in high school.
(Updated Dec. 3, 2008)