Rashaad Cooper

Student-Athlete at Dartmouth College, Running Back, Sociology Major

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Participated in seven of the 10 games at running back ... 4.9-yard average per carry was second-best on the team ... amassed 15 yards both on the ground and in the air via three rushes and two receptions in the 22-21 victory over 22nd-ranked New Hampshire in the season opener ... first career touch would have been a 23-yard run, but it was negated by a penalty ... posted season bests with 11 rushing attempts, four receptions and 25 receiving yards as Dartmouth rolled to a 35-10 win at Holy Cross ... missed the next three games with an injury, but returned at Columbia to lead the Big Green in rushing ... in 17-13 win at Cornell, provided a season-high 48 rushing yards on just seven carries, three going for 21 yards during one of the two fourth-quarter touchdown drives, and another three going for 23 to help Dartmouth run out the final six minutes of play ... hauled in a 13-yard pass and returned a pair of kickoffs in the season finale at Princeton.Recipient of the Big Green’s Scout Team Award on offense ... made varsity debut in the 49-7 thrashing of Sacred Heart ... also saw time with the junior varsity ... touched the ball five times on four rushes and a reception, including a three-yard touchdown run, in the 35-3 win over Middlebury.

Valley Oak League Utility Player of the Year as a senior running back and linebacker ... although his team struggled in his final season he showed what he could do with a huge 337-yard, four-touchdown effort against powerhouse Modesto Central Catholic ... all-league first team as a junior ... also ran track at Kimball, helping 4x100 to a conference championship ... first football player from Kimball to receive a Division I offer ... National Society of High School Scholars.

Born on Nov. 14, 1997 ... son of Ronnie and Dana has two sisters ... father was an athlete at San Jose State and uncle Lemarlin Cooper at San Francisco State ... likes to rap ... practices yoga.

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