Rio Mesa’s Wrout headed to Cornell

Tanner Wrout, headshot.

Rio Mesa High’s Tanner Wrout has verbally committed to play football at Cornell University for the 2012 season. In two years of varsity action at running back and linebacker for the Spartans, Wrout had 22 touchdowns, 226 carries for 1,895 yards (eighth-best all-time Rio Mesa), 20 catches for 273 yards, 155 tackles and 11 sacks. […]

Cornell’s Mathews, Harvard’s Ortiz Named 2011 Football Players of the Year

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NEW YORK — A record-setting 2011 Ivy League football season culminated in a historic presentation in New York City as Cornell sophomore quarterback Jeff Mathews and Harvard senior defensive tackle Josue Ortiz were unveiled as the 2011 recipients of the Asa S. Bushnell Cup, which honors the Ivy League Football Players of Year. Mathews was […]