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.
Athlon Recognizes Eight Gophers
Annual magazine prediction tabs eight Gophers as All-Big Ten players. Carpenter named first team, while Richardson, Santoso and Smith receive second-team honors.
Elite Access: Gophers Visit Children's Hospital
Members of the Gopher Football team and head coach P.J. Fleck visit with patients at the University of Minnesota Masonic Children's Hospital in May 2017.
Elite Access: Delivering the Oars
P.J. Fleck is bringing "Row the Boat" to Minnesota! Last week Coach delivered oars to several campus businesses for display. Elite Access is presented by Cub.