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Vic Viramontes
Vic  Viramontes

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Riverside, Calif.

High School:
Norco HS

Last College:
Riverside CC

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 215

Position:
QB


03/20/2018

2018 Spring Preview: Quarterbacks

Gophers have six quarterbacks on their roster, but none that have thrown a pass for the Maroon and Gold

OVERVIEW: Enrolled at Minnesota in January 2018 and will have three years of eligibility • four-star recruit by ESPN and ranked No. 37 in ESPN JC5 • No. 1 junior college dual-threat quarterback by 247Sports composite rankings.

JUNIOR COLLEGE: Attended Riverside Community College in Riverside, Calif. • wore No. 10 for the Tigers • led team to a 10-2 record and a first place finish in the National Central division • threw for 1,868 yards and 22 touchdowns and rushed for a state-leading 1,346 yards and 21 touchdowns • named 2017 First-Team California Community College Athletic Association (CCCAA) All-American • named CCCAA Offensive Player of the Year and SCFA Central Division Offensive Player of the Year • coached by Tom Craft.

HIGH SCHOOL: A 2016 graduate of Norco High School in Norco, Calif. • wore No. 10 for the Cougars • totaled 8,870 total yards (4,680 passing and 4,190 rushing) and 95 touchdowns (42 passing and 53 rushing) during the final three seasons of his four-year varsity career • as a senior, earned first-team All-Inland honors from The Press Enterprise as well as first-team All-Big VIII League recognition for the third straight season when he threw for 2,085 yards and 21 touchdowns while also rushing for 1,112 yards and 17 scores • as a junior, threw for 1,784 yards and 18 touchdowns and rushed for 1,757 yards and 18 touchdowns • as a sophomore, passed for 2,132 yards and 20 touchdowns • as a freshman, played on defense and made 14 tackles, one interception and forced one fumble.

PERSONAL: Son of Victor and Kristy Viramontes.

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