December 1, 2010

McMinn wins state title

Future Hawkeye Riley McMinn finished his senior season strong, recording two sacks in the state championship game as he helped Rochester beat Rock Island Alleman by a score of 24-7 on Friday. We caught up with the 6-foot-7, 220-pound defensive end to talk about Rochester's undefeated season, his future at Iowa, and much more.

Q: What was the whole experience like this past weekend winning a state championship?

McMinn: It was unbelievable. We talked all summer long about a state championship, so it was really great being able to achieve it after working so hard and coming up short last year. It was a really great feeling.

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