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Weston Bridges
Weston  Bridges

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Copley, Ohio

High School:
Copley

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 197

Position:
RB

Experience:
HS


HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Two-time Associated Press Division II All-Ohio First Team selection for Coach Scott Chouinard at Copley High School . . . ranked among the top running backs in the nation by Scout.com (No. 32), Rivals.com (No. 39), 247Sports (No. 42) and ESPN.com (No. 67) . . . listed as one of the best players in Ohio by Rivals.com (No. 26), 247Sports (No. 28) and ESPN.com (No. 33) . . . named one of the top 100 players in the Midwest by ESPN.com (No. 91) . . . ranked the second-best running back prospect in the Midwest by Scout.com . . . chosen to USA TODAY's All-USA Ohio Second Team . . . named to the PrepStar All-Midwest Region Team . . . rushed for 3,583 yards and 60 touchdowns on 474 carries in his 29-game high school career . . . scored 63 total touchdowns in high school . . . also compiled 4,221 all-purpose yards (145.6 ypg) in his career . . . two-time Suburban League American Division Player of the Year (2015-16) . . . recognized as one of the top 18 seniors in the state of Ohio by the Buckeye Blue Chips Touchdown Club of Columbus . . . named to AP Division II All-Ohio First Team as a senior after rushing for 1,651 yards (150.1 ypg; 7.0 avg.) and 29 touchdowns on 237 carries . . . also had six catches for 134 yards and one touchdown . . . helped the Indians to an 8-3 record and a state playoff berth as a senior . . . suffered a knee injury in the last game of his high school career in the opening game of the Division II state playoffs . . . AP All-Northeast Inland District Division II First Team and Akron Beacon Journal All-Star Team selection . . . ran for 195 yards and five touchdowns in the season-opening win over Twinsburg on Aug. 26 . . . had 117 rushing yards on 22 carries vs. Lake on Sept. 9 . . . rushed for 209 yards and four TDs in a 48-27 win over Revere on Sept. 23 . . . was a first-team AP all-state selection after leading Copley to a 9-2 record and a berth in the Division II playoffs during his junior year in 2015; rushed for 1,620 yards (147.3 ypg; 8.8 avg.) and 29 touchdowns on 185 carries . . . also had eight receptions for 157 yards and two touchdowns . . . recorded 208 rushing yards and five TDs on 22 carries in 41-10 victory over Highland on Oct. 7 . . . had 52 carries for 312 yards and two rushing touchdowns as a sophomore . . . also ran track, where he was a member of the state championship 4x200 meter relay team (1:29.2) in 2016 . . . son of William Bridges and Alisa Whitlow . . . plans to major in business.