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Hunter Sallila

Position: DL
Date of Birth: 04/20/1996
Height: 6' 4"   Weight: 310 lbs
College: Merrimack College
Birthplace: Fitchburg, MA


Transaction Notes:

Hunter Sallila signed with the Jacksonville Sharks on January 9, 2020 for his second season in arena football (Jacksonville: 2020-Present, New Jersey Flight: 2019, New York Streets: 2019).


Sallila had a stint with the New York Streets during the 2019 season but finished the year with the Jersey Flight where he helped the Flight to a playoff appearance losing to the Roughriders who advanced to win the AAL Championship.


Hunter served a very accomplished college career at Merrimack College, a Division II school in North Andover, Massachusetts. During his career with the Warriors, he started in 42 games at right tackle, was named a team captain, two-time All-Conference right tackle, and was invited to the Senior National Bowl in Daytona Beach, FL.


Sallila is a native of Fitchburg, MA where he spent most of his career at Fitchburg High but did spend one year at East Coast Prep. During his high school career he was a three-sport captain as a senior, a Mid Watch All-Star, High School Div. II All-Star, and a Central Mass All-Star in football.