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#7 Spencer Petras

Height 6-5
Weight 231 lbs.
Class So.
Hometown San Rafael, California
High School Marin Catholic

Hawk Item – – Named to 2020 Leadership Group . . . enrolled in 2018 spring semester and participated in spring practice . . . redshirted in 2018 after seeing action in just two games . . . one of 12 true freshmen to see action in 2018.

2019 – – Saw action in three games, completing 6-10 pass attempts for 25 yards . . . one rushing attemt for a one-yard touchdown . . . saw action in 38-14 win over Miami, but had no statistics as offense gained 213 net rushing yards and gained 465 yards total offense . . . saw action in 30-0 win over Rutgers as offense gained 438 yards total offense . . . completed 3-6 pass attempts vs. Rutgers for eight yards . . . did not see action in 18-17 win at Iowa State . . . saw action in 48-3 win over Middle Tennessee as offense gained 644 yards total offense . . . completed 3-4 passes for 17 yards vs. MTSU . . . scored first career touchdown on one-yard run vs. MTSU, completing 79-yard fourth quarter scoring drive . . . did not see action in 10-3 loss at #18 Michigan . . . did not see action in 17-12 loss to #9 Penn State . . . did not see action in 26-20 win over Purdue . . . did not see action in 20-0 win at Northwestern . . . did not see action in 24-22 loss at #16 Wisconsin . . . did not see action in 23-19 win over #7 Minnesota . . . did not see action in 19-10 win over Illinois . . . did not see action in 27-24 win at Nebraska . . . did not see action in 49-24 Holiday Bowl win over USC.

2018 – – Saw action in two games, with one incomplete pass . . . did not see action in 33-7 win over Northern Illinois . . . did not see action in 13-3 win over Iowa State . . . did not see action in 38-14 win over Northern Iowa . . . did not see action in 28-17 loss to #18 Wisconsin . . . did not see action in 48-31 win at Minnesota . . . did not see action in 42-16 win at Indiana . . . saw first action of career in 23-0 win over Maryland, recording one incomplete pass as offense gained 224 net rushing yards . . . did not see action in 30-24 loss at #17 Penn State . . . did not see action in 38-36 loss at Purdue . . . did not see action in 14-10 loss to Northwestern . . . saw action in 63-0 win at Illinois, but had no statistics as offense gained 400 yards total offense . . . did not see action in 31-28 win over Nebraska . . . did not see action in 27-22 Outback Bowl win over #18 Mississippi State.

High school honors – – Named Metro Player of the Year and conference Player of the Year as a senior . . . team Most Valuable Player as a senior . . . first-team all-conference and team offensive MVP as a junior . . . Career – – Three-year football letterman . . . helped prep team post three-year mark of 35-5 while participating in state playoffs all three seasons . . . holds school records for passing yards in a game (502) and season (4,157) . . . passing touchdowns in a game (5) and season (50), and single-game completion percentage (100 percent) . . . records for season yards and season touchdowns previously held by current NFL quarterback Jared Goff . . . completed 199-of-312 pass attempts (63.8%) as a senior, passing for 4,157 yards and 50 touchdowns, with two interceptions . . . also rushed for 223 yards and nine touchdowns . . . passed for 502 yards and four touchdowns in leading team to 59-56 win in Section Championship as a senior . . . completed 172-of-305 attempts (56%) as a junior, passing for 3,036 yards and 33 touchdowns, with eight interceptions . . . also rushed for 310 yards and seven touchdowns . . . team captain as a senior . . . also earned four letters in track, competing in sprints, hurdles, and shot put.

Personal – – Born 11/18/99 . . . open major . . . parents are Sarah and Adam Petras . . . high school coach was Mazi Moayed.