Josh Moore18

Class
FR
Hometown
Olathe, Kan.
High School
Olathe North
Height / Weight
6-5 / 255
Position
Defensive Lineman

Bio

HIGH SCHOOL
A dynamic two-way player in high school, his big frame along with his pure athletic ability and great lower body strength is what caught the attention of the Mizzou coaches … An All-State selection each of his last two years, he had 530 receiving yards and four touchdowns as a senior, after grabbing five touchdowns and 600 receiving yards during his junior season of 2013 … A three-star recruit by Rivals, ESPN and 247Sports, he ranked as high as the No. 3 prospect coming out of Kansas this season, doing so in the ESPN rankings … Is the fifth-best prospect in Kansas according to 247Sports and the sixth-best according to Rivals … Was a two-way star at Olathe North, also playing tight end …  A three-star recruit by Scout.com, which ranks him as the 16th-best tight end nationally … Also has been a standout basketball player for Olathe North, lettering four years on the hardwood … High School Coach – Gene Wier.

PERSONAL
Parents – Damion & Cynthia Moore … Chose Mizzou over offers from Auburn, Florida State, Iowa State, Kansas, Kansas State, Nebraska, Ohio State, Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and TCU among others … The sustained success of the Mizzou football program and the relationships he built with the Tiger coaching staff were the primary factors that led him to choosing to be a Tiger … Has an interest in studying communications at Mizzou.

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