- Offensive Lineman
- 6' 4
- 285 lbs.
- High School/Other
- Pembroke, Va.
Updated: September 9, 2015
2014-15: Was redshirted … Underwent off-season knee surgery, which kept him out of spring practices … Recorded a 325-pound bench press in spring max testing.
High School: Played at Giles High for Coach Jeff Williams, helping the Spartans to the Group 2A football championship as a tight end and defensive end … A first-team Group 2A all-state selection as a senior by VirginiaPreps … A first-team All-Timesland selection by The Roanoke Times as a tight end in 2013 … Caught five passes for 139 yards in the state final as the Spartans beat Brunswick to finish 15-0 … On defense, was named to the 2A West all-region second team by the coaches … Also ran threw the discus and shot put on the track team, earning all-region honors, and played basketball … Took sixth in the ASA Pro-Am Bow Shoot in Atlanta.
Personal: Samuel Dakota Rhodes … Born July 20, 1995 in Blacksburg, Va. … Son of Santford L Rhodes and Dreanna Rhodes … Has two siblings: Santana Rhodes and Cassie Sharlow … Enrolled in university studies.