Jonathon Cooper

Ohio State Buckeyes | Jonathon Cooper | DE | No. 18

Jonathon Cooper

Jonathon Cooper is fighting for a spot in the rotation

Defensive End
6-3 248
Lincoln High School
Gahanna, Ohio



G Solo Assisted Total Total/G
6 2 4 6 1.00
Tackles For Loss
6 1.0 5 0.17
G Sacks Sack Yards Sacks/G
6 1.0 5 0.17

Ohio State Overview

2016 Season (Freshman): Played in six games and tallied six tackles.

Overview: Jonathon Cooper enrolled in classes at Ohio State in January 2016 and participated in the team’s 2016 spring drills … he came to Ohio State rated as a 5-star prospect by 247Sports and considered one of the Top 50 players in the nation by that organization (No. 25 national ranking) and Scout (No. 35 overall) … Cooper was listed as one of the Top 5 defensive ends in this class, with 247Sports ranking him as the No. 2 weak-side end and with Rivals and Scout rating him the No. 5 defensive end … he was named to the All-USA Ohio football team and the state defensive player of the year by USA Today and was first-team Associated Press all-state as a senior … he helped Lincoln, coached by Bruce Ward, to a 7-4 season in 2015 and a berth in the Ohio state playoffs … is the son of Jessica and Jude Moorman.

Recruiting Profile

2016 Class
Rivals: 4-Star #5 WDE
Scout: 4-Star #6 DE
247Sports: 5-Star #5 WDE
ESPN: 4-Star #7 DE


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