CAREER HONORS 2014 --First Team Academic All-Big 12
A former walk-on who benefitted from a redshirt season in 2013 before bursting onto the scene in 2014... Will compete for starting duties at one of the defensive tackle positions. 2014 (Click Here for Game-by-Game Statistics): Played in all 13 games with five starts, including each of the last three games... Came away with 30 tackles, the most among all K-State defensive tackles... Also logged 2.5 tackles for loss, two sacks and a forced fumble at West Virginia... Tallied a career-best five tackles in K-State's win at No. 11 Oklahoma... Registered sacks in back-to-back games against West Virginia and Kansas... A First Team Academic All-Big 12 honoree.
2013: Redshirted... Earned the program's Overachiever Award as the top freshman in strength and conditioning.
HIGH SCHOOL: Played at Topeka High under head coach Walt Alexander... A 2012 first team all-city selection... Named to the Topeka Capital-Journal and VarsityKansas.com 2012 Top-11 teams... A First Team All-Kansas 6A performer by the Topeka Capital-Journal and VarsityKansas.com... Named the Kansas 6A Defensive Player of the Year... Selected to play in the 2013 Kansas Shrine Bowl... Won back-to-back state wrestling championships in the 285-pound class, while he was the 2013 National High School Coaches Association (NHSCA) National Champion... The also won a state championship in power lifting and participated in both baseball and track and field.
PERSONAL: Will Michael Geary was born January 12, 1995, in Topeka, Kansas... Son of the late Mike Geary and Lee Geary... Has one brother, Ty... Majoring in mechanical engineering.