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Mitch Rossi
Mitch  Rossi

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Franklin, Tenn.

High School:
Franklin

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 232

Position:
RB

Overview: Mitch Rossi joined the Ohio State football program in the summer of 2017 … Rossi played four years of both football and rugby at Franklin High School in Franklin, Tennessee while also competing in basketball for two years … a two-way standout, Rossi played both middle linebacker and running back for the Rebels and head coach Donnie Webb … Region 3-6A Offensive Most Valuable Player and All-State as a senior in 2016  … accounted for over 1,200 yards on the ground with 19 touchdowns … carried the ball 31 times for 171 in a 31-10 playoff win over Memphis White Station … Franklin advanced to the state quarterfinals, its deepest postseason run in five years … made 77 tackles, including 10 for loss, to go along with two sacks, an interception and forced fumble as a junior … state champion and championship game Most Valuable Player in rugby … is the son of Tom and Deb Rossi … has two older siblings … a sports management major.