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C.J. Stroud

QB

Player profile

  • Height 6-3
  • Weight 218
  • Hometown Inland Empire, Calif.
  • Last School Rancho Cucamonga
  • Year Rs.-Freshman

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @CJ7STROUD
Instagram: @cj7stroud

Ohio State Overview
• Was named Ohio State’s starting quarterback on Aug. 21, 2021 by head coach Ryan Day following a competition throughout spring practice and training camp
• Completed 16 of 22 passes for 185 yards and two touchdowns in the Spring Game
• Appeared in three games as a true freshman in 2020: vs. Rutgers, vs. Michigan State and vs. Clemson in the CFP Semifinals
• Had a 48-yard rushing touchdown in the fourth quarter vs. the Spartans

More on C.J.
• A five-star prospect who was rated as the nation’s No. 2 pro style quarterback and a top 50 player regardless of position
• Was one of the top performers at the Elite 11 Finals, earning MVP honors
• Had a spectacular senior season for Rancho Cucamonga and head coach Mark Verti, throwing for 3,878 yards and 47 touchdowns in 13 games
• Completed 66 percent of his passes
• Led Rancho Cucamonga to the state semifinals and a 9-4 record
• Amassed 6,221 yards passing as a starter during his junior and season seasons
• Had just 15 interceptions in 754 career pass attempts
• Played in the All-American Bowl on Jan. 4 in San Antonio
• Is the son of Kimberly Stroud

Signing Day Profile