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Dante

Miller

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Running Back
Height 5'10"
Weight 185
Year First Year
Hometown Rockingham, N.C.
High School Richmond Senior H.S.
Major Enrolled at Columbia College
Experience High School
School: CC
Birthdate May 14, 1999

Bio

HIGH SCHOOL

 

A 2018 graduate of Richmond Senior High School in Richmond County, N.C. where he played four years of varsity football for Head Coach Bryan Till … Two-time All-Conference selection … Named team captain as a senior in 2017 … Saw action at running back, wide receiver and defensive back … In varsity career, rushed for 1,703 yards and 25 touchdowns on 217 carries and caught 20 passes for 217 yards and three touchdowns with 30 total touchdowns … Rushed for 1,327 yards and 19 touchdowns on 158 carries (8.4 yards per carry) and caught eight passes for 94 yards as a senior … Rushed for over 100 yards in seven of the Raiders’ 11 regular season games while averaging 120.6 yards per game … Earned Richmond County Athlete of the Week honors … Rushed for 206 yards and three touchdowns on 18 carries in season opener vs. Ronald Reagan … Rushed for 152 yards and three touchdowns on 24 carries vs. David W. Butler … Rushed for 166 yards and three touchdowns on 10 carries vs. Hoke County … Rushed for 180 yards and a touchdown on 17 carries and ran for an 88-yard touchdown vs. Seventy-First … Rushed for three touchdowns and 129 yards on 17 carries in season finale vs. Scotland … Selected to compete in the Carolina’s Shrine Bowl football game in Spartanburg, S.C. … Led the Raiders to a 7-5 overall record and 5-2 league record as a senior … Rushed for 294 yards and five touchdowns on 55 carries in 11 games played as a junior … Scored on a 97-yard kickoff return with 31 seconds remaining to give the Raiders a 21-14 win over Pinecrest during junior season … Scored eight touchdowns and rushed for 300 yards as a freshman … Played for the Carolina Sharks 7v7 team … Also competed in basketball, swimming and track and field … Personal-best in the 100-meter dash was a 10.2 … Earned the school’s highest freshman grade point average (4.78) … Member of the National Honor Society and National Beta Club … Volunteers at his church.

 

PERSONAL

 

Born Dante Davon Miller on May 14, 1999 … Son of Antoinette Flowers … Has two siblings: Choyce and Trey … Members of his family are originally from Brooklyn, N.Y. … Sister Choyce is a producer for the Huffington Post … Nickname is DMillz … Hobbies and interests include playing Dragon Ball Z, singing, business, pictures, travel, swimming, running and lifting weights … Favorite sports figure: Barry Sanders … When he was a kid, he pretended to be the Flash … Role model is his mother because she is the “hardest working person he knows” … Seven current or former NFL players attended his high school … Committed to Columbia on January 12, 2018 … Chose Columbia to further his academics and become a better person and also because his mother and he wanted to make a “40-year decision rather than a 4-year decision” … Selected Columbia over James Madison, Illinois, Navy, Air Force, Furman, Princeton, Harvard, Cornell, Wofford, Elon, Wake Forest, Liberty and other Ivy League schools … Enrolled at Columbia College and intends to major in business or computer science.

 

ARTICLES

https://www.yourdailyjournal.com/sports/78216/miller-decommits-from-jmu-verbally-commits-to-columbia

 

 

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