Gophers return just four receivers who caught a pass in 2016
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended IMG Academy • wore No. 81 for the Ascenders • enrolled at Minnesota in January 2017 • as a senior at IMG Academy, made 10 receptions for 111 yards and two touchdowns • coached by Kevin Wright at IMG • as a junior at Mankato West, caught 64 balls for 690 yards and 12 touchdowns • recorded 21 tackles and two interceptions as a corner on defense • coached by Mark Esch at Mankato West, where he also lettered in track and field as a sophomore.
PERSONAL: Born August 28, 1998 • son of Scott and Jennifer Annexstad • has one brother (Zack) • father, Scott Annexstad, played at Minnesota from 1982-83 and then saw time with Kansas City and Washington in the NFL.
Elite Access: Beach Workout
Go behind the scenes at Gopher Football's first beach workout of the season on the shores of Lake Nokomis in Minneapolis in June of 2017!
Wolitarsky Winnipeg Bound
Former Minnesota receiver Drew Wolitarsky was selected by the Winnipeg Blue Bombers in the CFL supplemental draft.
Elite Access: Football Etiquette Dinner
The Gopher Football team participated in an etiquette dinner at TCF Bank Stadium in mid-June 2017 to learn about proper dinner etiquette and much more.