82 Drew Wolitarsky  
Drew Wolitarsky

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Santa Clarita, Calif.

High School:
Canyon County HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 226

Position:
WR

Experience:
1 Letter

Major:
English


08/11/2014

Fall Camp '14: Wide Receivers Preview

The Gophers will bring back six wide receivers who lettered in 2013

12/30/2013

Gophers Fall in Texas Bowl

The Gopher football team fell in the Texas Bowl, 21-17, against Syracuse.

11/11/2013

Gophers Beat Nittany Lions

Minnesota beat Penn State, 24-10, for its fourth straight victory.

10/19/2013

Minnesota @ Northwestern

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Game-By-Game Stats (PDF)
2013

2014 • SOPHOMORE SEASON: Missed the Eastern Illinois game with an injury • returned to the lineup against Middle Tennessee, but did not record any statistics • caught three passes for 24 yards at TCU • tallied one catch for seven yards against San Jose State.

2013 • FRESHMAN SEASON: Played in 13 games and started four • third on the team in receiving yards (259) and receptions (15) • his lone touchdown came on a 55-yard reception, which was Minnesota's longest pass play of the year. Game-by-Game: Made his collegiate debut against UNLV, but did not record any statistics • played at New Mexico State, against Western Illinois and San Jose State • made one catch, the first of his career, for 15 yards against Iowa • caught two passes for 27 yards at Michigan • hauled in two passes for 28 yards at Northwestern • started against Nebraska, but did not record any statistics • made one catch for 17 yards at Indiana and caught two passes for 22 yards against Penn State • rushed one time for 7 yards against Wisconsin • caught three passes for 56 yards at Michigan State • caught four passes for 94 yards and one touchdown (55-yard reception) against Syracuse.

HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Canyon High School where he was a four-year letterwinner • California's all-time record holder in career catches (281) and career yardage (5,148), breaking former NFL wide receiver Steve Smith's records (271 catches and 4,486 yards) • second in state history with 52 career touchdown receptions • led team to an 8-3-1 record as a senior and was named Second-Team All-State • caught 89 passes for 1,275 yards (averaged 106.3 yards receiving a game) • registered 100 or more yards in eight of 12 games • caught 14 touchdown passes • averaged 35.83 yards on six kickoff returns (one touchdown) • made 75 catches as a junior for 1,628 yards and 19 touchdowns • rushed for one touchdown and returned one punt for a score • had 77 catches for 1,472 yards and 13 touchdowns as a sophomore and 40 catches for 773 yards and six touchdowns as a freshman • coached by Richard Gutierrez • Scout.com and Rivals.com both listed him as a three-star recruit • Scout ranked him as the 97th best wide receiver in the nation, while Rivals had him as the 90th-best player in California • ranked by ESPN as the 180th-best prospect in California • participated in the West Coast Bowl - featuring the top high school seniors from California, Nevada, Idaho, New Mexico and Colorado

PERSONAL: Born March 22, 1995 • son of John and Audrey Wolitarsky.