|Height:||5-10||Previous Team:||Stevens Point H.S.|
AS A BULLDOG: Is back -- all primed and fit -- to fortify the Bulldogs’ running attack this fall following an injury-shortened 2011 season ... was UMD’s leading ground gainer until going on the disabled list (knee) three series into the Oct. 22 clash at Northern State ... erupted for 185 yards (a 2011 team best) and three touchdowns on just 19 carries in a 41-28 victory at Mary one week before that ... raced 75 yards for one of those scores against Mary, which was the longest play from scrimmage by any 2011 Bulldog ... compiled UMD’s highest per-game rushing average (72.9) one year ago ... was redshirted as a first-year freshman in 2010 and didn’t practice the entire fall after injuring his foot in preseason drills. COLLEGIATE HIGHS: Rushing Attempts - 21 at Winona State (10/8/11). Rushing Yards - 185 at Mary (10/15/11). Rushing Touchdowns - 3 at Mary (10/15/11). Longest Rush - 75 yds. at Mary (10/15/11). Pass Receptions - 1 (3 Times). Pass Reception Yards - 14 at Winona State (10/8/11) Longest Pass Reception - 14 at Winona State (10/8/11). BEFORE UMD: Evolved into a tower of power in the Stevens Point Area High School backfield during the his final two seasons of football ... put the crowning touch on his prep playing days in 2009 by being chosen the Wisconsin Valley Conference's Offensive Player of the Year ... amassed 1,409 yards on the ground and scored 23 touchdowns as a senior ... averaged nearly 8 yards per carry in 2009 for head coach Pete McAdams' Panthers … also was a member of the 2009 Wisconsin Football Coaches Association All-State (honorable mention) and NewsChannel 7 All-Star teams.