Recruiting Spotlight: Jaxon Bentzler

(Featured photo taken by PK Sports)

Jaxon Bentzler

By Christina Bukowski

School: Northwood High School

Position: QB

Height: 6’2

Weight: 210lbs

Jaxon, a talented quarterback from Northwood High School, is entering his senior year with impressive credentials. Last season, while playing as a tight end and slot receiver, he helped his team achieve a 6-4 record and earned second district all tight end.

Standing at 6’2” and weighing 210 pounds, Jaxon is not just a football star; he is also an all-state baseball player who enjoys hunting and fishing. His favorite college is LSU, where he has been a lifelong fan. He supports the Boston Red Sox in pro baseball and the New Orleans Saints in football, having grown up as a Saints fan.

Photographer: Sterling Bentzler

Looking ahead to college, Jaxon aspires to attend LSU and major in dentistry with the goal of becoming an orthodontist. He has been in talks with a few colleges for baseball, highlighting his athletic versatility.

Jaxon speaks highly of his coaches, stating, “All my coaches are good. Our head coach is passionate and tries to lead us in the right direction in football and in life. He helps us become better leaders and embrace leadership.” Jaxon’s dedication to both his academics and sports showcases his ambition and drive as he prepares for his future endeavors.