2020-21 Football Roster
#29 Ovie Oghoufo
Hometown Lathrup Village, MI
High School Harrison
JUNIOR SEASON (2020)
- Marked a tackle in the season-opening win vs. Duke (9/12).
- Did not participate vs. South Florida (9/19).
- Posted his first-career sack, adding two tackles and a QB hit in the win vs. Florida State (10/10).
- Participated in the 12-7 win vs. Louisville (10/17).
- Totaled three tackles and 0.5 sack (-3 yards) in the 45-3 win at Pitt (10/24).
- Posted two solo tackles in the 31-13 win at Georgia Tech (10/31).
- Made one tackle in the 47-40 2OT win over then-No. 1 Clemson (11/7).
- Saw action in the 45-31 win at Boston College (11/14).
- Saw action in the 31-17 win at No. 19 North Carolina (11/27).
- Posted two pass breakups in the 41-25 regular season finale win over Syracuse (12/5).
- Saw action in the ACC Championship game (12/19).
SOPHOMORE SEASON (2019)
- Played in nine games on the season, making 12 tackles, one sack, one break-up and three QB hurries
- Had three tackles in win at Duke
- Assisted on a sack against Virginia, while adding half of a sack against Navy
FRESHMAN SEASON (2018)
- Did not see any game action during the season
- Helped the Notre Dame defensive scout team during game preparation
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA
- Enrolled at Notre Dame and began taking classes in January 2018
- Selected to participate in Nike’s 2017 “The Opening” in Beaverton, Oregon
- Led Harrison High School to a 11-4 record and 2017 Michigan High School Athletic Association Division 3 state runner-up
- Recorded 106 tackles, 31.0 TFLs and 11.0 sacks on defense, and 32 receptions for 529 yards and seven TDs on offense as a senior at Harrison
- 2017 Associated Press Division 3-4 First Team All-State
- 2017 Detroit Free Press All-State Dream Team
- 2017 First Team Oakland Activities Association White Division
- No. 36 outside linebacker nationally and No. 10 player from Michigan by 247Sports.com
- No. 56 outside linebacker nationally and No. 20 player from Michigan by ESPN.com
- No. 36 outside linebacker nationally and No. 9 player from Michigan by Rivals.com
- Attended the same high school of current Notre Dame sophomore defensive lineman Khalid Kareem
- Played for coach John Herrington at Harrison High School