HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Chisago Lakes High School helped lead his team to an 8-2 record as a senior named third team All-State rushed 126 times for 1,202 yards and 16 touchdowns averaged 9.5 yards per carry made 10 receptions for 163 yards and one touchdown made 38 tackles on defense including two interceptions rushed for 860 yards and 10 touchdowns on 112 carries in 10 games set school records for career rushing yards (2,809) and points scored (238) also rushed for 34 career touchdowns caught 34 passes in his career for 473 yards and five touchdowns coached by Bill Weiss also lettered in track.
PERSONAL: Born June 18, 1996 son of Rita Dodge has one brother and two sisters.
Carpenter, Richardson Recognized by AP
The Associated Press named its All-Big Ten on Monday with Emmit Carpenter earning first team honors and Steven Richardson being named second team.
Gophers Headed To Holiday Bowl
Minnesota will play Washington State in the 2016 National Funding Holiday Bowl on Dec. 27, in San Diego, Calif. The 6 p.m. CT game will be played at Qualcomm Stadium and broadcast on ESPN.
Carpenter Represents Gophers at B1G Championship
Emmit Carpenter represented the Minnesota Gophers at the Big Ten championship game as he was honored for winning Big Ten Kicker of the Year.