UND Roster

2021-22 Football Roster

#56 John Dirksen

OL


Height 6-5 1/8
Weight 306
Class Senior/Junior
Hometown Maria Stein, OH
High School Marion Local

JUNIOR SEASON (2020)

  • Saw action in the season-opening win vs. Duke (9/12). 
  • Saw action in the 52-0 win vs. South Florida (9/19). 
  • Saw action in the win vs. Florida State (10/10). 
  • Saw action in the 12-7 win vs. Louisville (10/17).
  • Saw action in the 45-3 win at Pitt (10/24).
  • Saw action in the 31-13 win at Georgia Tech (10/31).  
  • Saw action in the 47-40 2OT win over then-No. 1 Clemson (11/7).
  • Did not participate at Boston College (11/14). 
  • Saw action in the 31-17 win at North Carolina (11/27).
  • Played in the 41-25 regular season finale win over Syracuse (12/5).
  • Saw action in the ACC Championship game (12/19).
  • Saw action in the CFP Semifinal at the Rose Bowl Game (1/1/21).

SOPHOMORE SEASON (2019)

  • Appeared in eight games on special teams during the 2019 campaign

FRESHMAN SEASON (2018)

  • Did not see action during his freshman season

HIGH SCHOOL & PERSONAL DATA

  • Led Marion Local to a 15-0 record and 2017 Ohio High School Athletic Association Division VI state championship
  • Finished his career at Marion Local with victories in his last 27 games
  • Led Marion Local to a 14-1 record and 2016 Ohio High School Athletic Association Division VI state championship
  • No. 499-ranked overall player nationally, No. 38 offensive tackle nationally and No. 21 player from Ohio by 247Sports.com
  • No. 53 offensive tackle nationally and No. 25 player from Ohio by ESPN.com
  • No. 37 offensive tackle nationally and No. 28 player from Ohio by Rivals.com
  • 2017 First Team Ohio Prep Sports Writers Association Division VI All-State
  • Played for coach Tim Goodwin at Marion Local