#36 Cooper Nelson

Cooper Nelson
  • Position: Running Back
  • Height: 5-8
  • Weight: 175
  • Year: Sophomore
  • Hometown: Galena, Ill.
  • High School: Amboy

Earned his first letter last season seeing the majority of his action on special teams…rushed for over 1,000 yards and 13 touchdowns as a high school senior…helped Clippers reach the quarterfinals of the Illinois High School 2A State Tournament…3 Rivers Conference all-conference honoree as a running back and defensive back…also named to the Sauk Valley all-area team…in track and field he was crowned the sectional champion in the 300 hurdles qualifying for the state championships…academic all-conference honoree…member of the National Honor Society…son of David and Laura Nelson.