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    Garrett Dickerson
    Garrett Dickerson

    Class:
    Freshman

    Hometown:
    Englewood, N.J.

    High School:
    Bergen Catholic

    Height / Weight:
    6-3 / 250

    Position:
    SB



    2014: One of four true freshmen to see the field ... Played a significant role at superback, playing all 12 games with one start (at Notre Dame) ... Caught four passes for 44 yards on the year, including a season-long 21-yard reception vs. Western Illinois ... Two catches for 14 yards at Notre Dame.

    High School: Earned a four-star rating from Rivals.com, who ranked him the No. 18 strong-side defensive end prospect in the country ... Named the No. 7 overall recruit in his class from the state of New Jersey by 247Sports ... Expected to play superback at Northwestern ... Holds Bergen Catholic records for career catches (52), receiving yards (776) and touchdowns (10) by a tight end ... Named in the ESPN Top 300, Rivals Top 250, the 247 Top 250 and the Scout Top 300 ... Helped Bergen Catholic reach three consecutive state championship games ... Team captain of the Crusaders football and basketball teams ... Achieved academic first honors and was named of the President's List ... Also a member of the Spanish National Honors Society.

    Personal: Born Garrett Michael Dickerson ... Son of Ralph Dickerson and Michell Merritt ... Joins brotherCameron Dickersonand former high school teammates Kyle and Cameron Queiro on the NU roster ... Chose Northwestern over Stanford, Michigan, Alabama, Ohio State, Florida State and Michigan State ... Plans to major in economics.