Honors & Awards
2008 Big Sky All-Academic: Feb. 4, 2009
2009: Played in nine games, starting in the first eight of the season... On four occasions tallied three tackles in a game... Missed the games against South Dakota and Sacramento State but returned for the finale at Montana, his only non-start of the year.
2008: Played and started in all 11 games at left tackle... Tallied a career-best five tackles against Northern Arizona... Recorded his first solo sack at Montana State, resulting in a loss of 11 yards... Had multiple tackles in five games in his freshman season... Named to the Big Sky All-Academic Team.
High School: Competed in both football and track & field for Grandview, throwing the shot put... Named to the All-Colorado team by the Rocky Mountain News as an offensive lineman... Two-time Class 5A all-Centennial League selection and a three-year starter... Was a key factor in helping tailback Bo Bolen (Weber State) excel as one of the state’s leading rushers... Set school weightlifting records in the clean (285 pounds) and squat (530 pounds)... He also played on the defensive line in short-yardage situations.
Personal: Is the son of Jerry and Angela Ceja and has a younger brother Jerry Jr, who is plays football at Eastern Washington... Is pursuing a degree in business administration with an emphasis in marketing and a minor in coaching.