Wednesday, February 6, 2013

A.J. Logan

Fr., DL, 6-1, 315, Columbia, Mo. (Rock Bridge HS)

A standout local defensive lineman who opted for Mizzou early during his senior season in 2012 ... accumulated 94 tackles in his final season for Rock Bridge High School head coach and former Mizzou standout tight end A.J. Ofodile, along with 13 tackles for loss, 6.5 sacks and four forced fumbles ... for his efforts, earned Missouri Class 6 first team All-State recognition from the Missouri Sports Writers and Sportscasters Association for the second consecutive season ... named to the Columbia Tribune’s All- Area team at defensive tackle as a junior and senior ... was a major playmaker as a junior in 2011, totaling 59 tackles, 10 tackles for loss, 1.5 sacks and one forced fumble ... parents – Marlin Logan and Charlotte Logan ... stepmother - Deana Philips ... also participated in basketball and wrestling while at Rock Bridge ... plans to major in social work at Missouri ... says that he was drawn to Mizzou because of the family atmosphere, as well as the football program’s graduation rate.