Tom Rodger (DL/OT, 6'4"-250lbs, 5.0 forty) is one of the best players in Hudson County (New Jersey). Rodger and his linemates, Jeff Becton and Luke Shade, helped to power St Peter's Prep to the New Jersey Parochial Group IV semi-finals.
Who has been in contact with him?
Rodger has drawn the attention of Boston College, Rutgers, Iowa, Stanford, and East Carolina.
Who are his favorites?
Although Rodger stated that he was open-minded in his recruitment, he listed the below schools as his favorites:
-Stanford - great academic reputation, has produced a number of good players, and has a beautiful campus.
- Boston College - Nice facilities, campus, and coaches
- Harvard - Great academic reputation, nice campus, and his brother plays on the football team.
- Rutgers - nice facilities and coaches.
Where has he taken unofficial visits or plan to do so?
He has taken an unofficial visit to Stanford, Harvard, and Rutgers.
At this time, he is unclear on what camp he will attend.
What are some factors in his decision?
- Academics: A school with a good reputation.
- Campus: He stated that he would like to attend a school with a city like atmosphere or not too far away from a city with a lot of things to do.
- Athletics: a school with a good football tradition and have had recent success.
What does he plan to study in college?
Currently, he wants to major in Business with a focus on Advertising.
Last season, he had 50 tackles and 5 sacks. For his efforts, he was named 3rd Team All-Parochial and 1st Team All-Hudson County.
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