Bishop Sankey

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Bishop Sankey
Bishop Sankey 2013.jpg
Sankey in 2013
Washington HuskiesNo. 25
Running backJunior
Date of birth: (1992-09-15) September 15, 1992 (age 21)
Place of birth: Wadsworth, Ohio
Height: 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)Weight: 209 lb (95 kg)
Career history
High school: Spokane (WA) Gonzaga Prep
 College(s):
Career highlights and awards
Stats at ESPN.com
 
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Bishop Sankey
Bishop Sankey 2013.jpg
Sankey in 2013
Washington HuskiesNo. 25
Running backJunior
Date of birth: (1992-09-15) September 15, 1992 (age 21)
Place of birth: Wadsworth, Ohio
Height: 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)Weight: 209 lb (95 kg)
Career history
High school: Spokane (WA) Gonzaga Prep
 College(s):
Career highlights and awards
Stats at ESPN.com

Bishop Sankey (born September 15, 1992) is an American football running back. He played college football at Washington.

Early years[edit]

Sankey attended Gonzaga Preparatory School in Spokane, Washington. During his career he rushed for 4,355 yards. He earned first team All-State his junior and senior seasons. He broke the Greater Spokane League rushing record for career yards. He was also name the amateur inland northwest athlete of the year.

College career[edit]

Sankey attended the University of Washington from 2011 to 2013. As a freshman in 2011, Sankey played in 12 of 13 games, rushing for 187 yards on 28 carries with one touchdown. As a sophomore in 2012, he took over as the starter rushing for 1,439 yards on 289 carries with 16 touchdowns.[1] He was the MVP of the 2012 Maaco Bowl Las Vegas after rushing for 205 yards and 74 receiving yards on six receptions.[2] As a junior in 2013 he rushed for 1,870 yards and 20 touchdowns.[3] He set school records for rushing yards in a season as well as career rushing touchdowns.[4]

Sankey entered the 2014 NFL Draft after his junior season.[5][6]

Career Statistics

RushingReceiving
YearTeamAttYardsAvgLongRush TDsRecYardsRec TDs
2011Washington281876.73316140
2012Washington2891,4395.06116332490
2013Washington3271,8705.76020283041
Career6443,4965.46137675671

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