87 Ellijah Gardiner

Ellijah Gardiner Ohio State
Nationality
usa United States
Position
ST, WR
Height
6'4"
Weight
200
Hometown
Kemp, TX
High School
Kemp
Past Teams
Ohio State
Seasons
2017, 2018, 2019

Major: Undeclared (2019), Sport Industry (2018)

Weight: 205 (2019), 196 (2018), 200 (2017)

2019 Media Guide: Ellijah Gardiner is in his third season with the football program … he played in 10 games in 2018, mostly on special teams, after red-shirting the 2017 season as a true freshman … he is
exploring majors.

2018 Media Guide: Ellijah Gardiner is in his second season with the program and is coming off a true freshman red-shirt season in 2017.

2017 Media Guide: Ellijah Gardiner is one of three receivers at least 6-feet-4 inches tall in this Ohio State recruiting class and the second to commit to Ohio State in January … he garnered tremendous attention in January and chose the Buckeyes over an SEC school, a Big 12 power and multiple in-state schools.

High School: Playing for 3A Kemp High School, located about 25 miles southeast of Dallas, Gardiner was listed as the No. 27 wide receiver prospect in the Midlands region … he was the No. 133 receiver nationally by ESPN and No. 137 by 247SportsESPN rated him among the Top 100 prospects in talent-rich Texas … Gardiner played everywhere for coach Brandon Hankins in leading Kemp to back-to-back state playoff appearances, including its first appearance since 2008 in 2015 … only played receiver for two years and also played quarterback, running back and cornerback … in final game of his career, he helped Kemp score 36 fourth quarter points and come back from three 21-point deficits by throwing for two touchdowns plus a two-point conversion, and rushing for two touchdowns and another two-point conversion … named all-district in Class 3A in 2016 … a state 3A qualifier in track and field in the triple jump … also long jumped and ran the 200 meters … honorable mention East Texas Dream Team in basketball by The (Malakoff) News.

Personal: Is the son of Brandy Odell and Loyce Myers.

 

Offense

SeasonTeamGGSRecRec YdsRec AvgRec TDLng2 Pt ConvFumLost
2019Ohio State4011010.0010000
Total-401100010000

Defense

SeasonTeamGGS
2019Ohio State40
Total-40