Pat Regan Gets Minnesota Interest

Pat Regan, a 6-foot-6, 275-pound tackle from Mahtomedi named to the preseason KARE-11 All-Metro team, attended the Minnesota season opener and the Gopher football camp, but did not play due to an injury. The Zephyrs have perhaps the state's top offensive line, which features Minnesota commit Ed Olson and younger brother Tommy. GoldenSports.Net recently caught up with Regan to learn the latest.

Pat Regan has helped lead the Zephyrs to a 3-0 start and star running back Stephen Johnson has rushed for 515 yards.

What schools are you hearing from right now?

"Minnesota, definitely. South Dakota State. North Dakota State. I am really excited about that, getting out to some games pretty soon. I am looking forward to comparing the programs. They are all strong programs. I'm looking forward to it, but I am more concerned about my season and the season for Mahtomedi and make sure we succeed first."


What are your expectations this season?

"We have high expectations. Win the conference would be nice and to get back to the Dome."

Do you have a favorite school yet?

"It is kind of early for me, but I would say Minnesota and South Dakota State are probably even at the top right now."

Do you play any other sports?

"I do play basketball, but it is not where my talents lie."

What camps did you attend this summer?

"I went to the South Dakota State and Northern Illinois camp. Those went well. The South Dakota State camp went really well. They liked me down there."

Do you have any scholarship offers yet?

"No offers yet, but definitely, a lot of interest."


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