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Spencer Elliott
Spencer Elliott

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Ada, Mich.

High School:
Forest Hills Eastern

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 195

Position:
WR

Experience:
RS


10/11/2011

Mark Dantonio Weekly Press Conference Coverage

No. 23/19 Spartans host No. 11/10 Michigan Saturday, Oct. 15 at noon in Spartan Stadium.

Second-year player adds depth at wide receiver.

2011 SEASON: Redshirted . . . named Scout Team Offensive Player of the Week vs. Michigan . . . named Scout Team Special Teams Player of the Week vs. Ohio State.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Three-year starter for Coach Tim Gibson at Forest Hills Eastern High School in Ada, Mich. . . . named to Advance Newspapers' 2010 All Area Team . . . honorable mention all-area selection by The Grand Rapids Press . . . earned first-team all-conference honors as a senior after accounting for nearly 1,500 total yards and 22 touchdowns . . . threw for more than 600 yards and nine scores in 2010 . . . rushed 144 times for 886 yards (6.2 avg.) and 13 TDs as a senior . . . also made five field goals, including a school-record 42-yarder, and converted 23-of-26 extra-point attempts . . . scored a Forest Hills Eastern single-season record 116 points in 2010 . . . accounted for 321 total yards and five scores in a victory over Grand Rapids Catholic Central, including an 83-yard TD run on the first play from scrimmage . . . set school single-game records for rushing yards (265 on 19 carries) and rushing TDs (4) vs. Catholic Central . . . selected Forest Hills Eastern Male Athlete of the Year in 2010-11 . . . also lettered in lacrosse and track . . . son of Ivan and Dusty Young . . . born June 3, 1993 . . . majoring in advertising.