HIGH SCHOOL: Made it to back-to-back state championship games with Green Bay Notre Dame • caught the game-winning touchdown pass in the 2015 Div. III state championship game and was named the Player of the Game • earned All-Fox River Classic Conference honors at quarterback his senior season throwing for 1,999 yards with 21 touchdowns • earned All-State recognition as a punter his senior season averaging 38.8 yards per punt with six attempts placed inside the 20-yard line • also lettered in basketball and track.
PERSONAL: Born on December 30, 1998 • son of Scott and Mary Santaga • has two sisters (Anna and Sara) • grandfather Aldo was the men’s soccer coach at the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay from 1978-1991 and the college’s soccer stadium is named after him • father Scott and uncle Greg were both All-Conference Div. 1 soccer players for the Green Bay Phoenix.
Jacob Huff Named B1G Player Of The Week
Minnesota safety Jacob Huff was named Big Ten Defensive Player of the Week today. Huff made four tackles and returned an interception 67 yards for a touchdown against Middle Tennessee.
Gophers Beat Blue Raiders 34-3
The Golden Gophers improved to 3-0 on the season with a 34-3 win against Middle Tennessee on Saturday afternoon at TCF Bank Stadium.
Time Lapse: Goldy Helmets
Watch as the Gopher Football equipment staff decals the special edition Goldy Gopher football helmets Minnesota will wear on Sept. 16, 2017 at TCF Bank Stadium.