High School: A three-year letterwinner at defensive end and tight end for Buford ... Captained team as a senior ... Named to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Top 150 ... Selected to the GHSM Top 100 Recruits ... Earned Army Academic All-State honors ... Named first-team all-county, first-team all-area and was named the Gwinnett Touchdown Club October Player of the Month ... Earned first-team all-area honors in 2007 and was named preseason all-state ... Helped lead Buford to a four-year 48-0-1 record, to two Georgia AA State titles (2007-08) and four regional championships (2005-08) ... Led team in quarterback pressures in 2008 (23), had 90 tackles and six sacks while setting the school sack record ... Led team in sacks (12) and quarterback pressures (37) in 2007 and had 72 tackles ... Also played baseball (third base) and was a member of the track & field team (400m) ... Coached by Jess Simpson.
Personal: Born on August 24, 1990 in Atlanta ... The son of Michael and Suzanne Sachais ... Has a brother, Danny ... Posted a 4.0 grade-point average and was a member of the National Honor Society and the Future Business Leaders of America ... Enjoys reading, weightlifting and playing the guitar ... Lists winning back-to-back state championships as the most thrilling moment in his athletic career ... Favorite athlete is Shawn Merriman and team is the Pittsburgh Steelers ... Plans to major in economics.