Nathan Bursch
Nathan  Bursch


Woodbury, Minn.

High School:
Woodbury HS

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 235



HIGH SCHOOL: Attends Woodbury High School in Woodbury, Minnesota • wore No. 88 for the Royals • played tight end and defensive end • as a senior, had 11 receptions for 129 yards and one touchdown • recorded 24 tackles, five tackles for loss and one sack • as a junior, caught eight passes for 101 yards and one touchdown • recorded 22 tackles, four tackles for loss and 2.5 sacks • Scout and 247 Sports gave him three stars, while Rivals and ESPN gave him two • Scout ranked him as the No. 1 tight end in Minnesota, the No. 14 tight end in the Midwest and the No. 47 tight end in the nation • ESPN tabbed him as the No. 6 recruit in Minnesota and as the No. 45 tight end in the nation • 247 Sports ranked him No. 8 in Minnesota and as the No. 86 tight in in the nation • coached by Andy Hill.


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