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Cretin's Shady Salamon is First Gopher Commit

Shady Salamon is First Gopher Commit

Shady Salamon, a 5-foot-10, 175-pound running back from St. Paul (MN) Cretin Derham Hall, has become the first Gopher football commitment for the Class of 2008. Salamon led Cretin Derham Hall to a 10-1 mark and runner-up finish in Section 4, Class AAAAA as a junior. Salamon is one of four Raider players to receive a scholarship offer and he committed after visiting the campus this past weekend.

Shady Salamon finished with 114 carries for 834 yards (7.3 yards per carry) with 16 touchdowns. He caught 28 passes for 288 yards (10.3 per reception) and three touchdowns. He was selected as an honorable mention Associated Press All-State selection... Recommended Stories

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