Cade Stover


Player profile

  • Height 6-4
  • Weight 255
  • Hometown Mansfield, Ohio
  • Last School Lexington
  • Year Sophomore

Follow on Social Media
Twitter: @cstov8
Instagram: @cstov8

Ohio State Overview
• Moved to tight end for the 2020 season and also played a key role on special teams
• Made three tackles, including two vs. Michigan State, and also forced a fumble vs. the Spartans
• Played in four games as a true freshman for the Buckeyes in 2019 and redshirted
• Saw action against Cincinnati, Miami (Ohio), Northwestern and Rutgers
• Made two tackles against the Bearcats
• Is an agricultural systems management major

More on Cade
• The fourth-ranked player in Ohio and the No. 130 overall prospect according to 247Sports
• Named Ohio’s Mr. Football by the Ohio Prep Sportswriters Association and the Gatorade Player of the Year
• The eighth-ranked linebacker nationally and a semifinalist for the High School Butkus Award honoring the nation’s top prep linebacker
• Selected as Ohio’s Division III Defensive Player of the Year in 2018 and a first-team all-state selection after recording 163 tackles and four interceptions during the regular season
• Added 1,477 yards and 17 touchdowns as a running back
• Ohio Cardinal Conference Defensive Player of the Year
• As a sophomore in 2016 for head coach Taylor Gerhardt, Stover made 190 tackles (14.6 per game) as Lexington made the regional finals
• A great all-around athlete, Stover earned second team all-Ohio honors on the basketball court as a junior in leading Lexington to the OHSAA Final Four in Columbus
• Set the school’s all-time scoring record in basketball
• Parents are Chelsi and Trevor Stover