86  Ross Bogue
Ross Bogue


Suwanee, Ga.

High School:
North Gwinnett

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 244

Tight End


  • SEC Academic Honor Roll (2008)

Continues to progress as he played the best football of his career during spring practice ... Has gradually seen more game action at tight end ... Continues to see extensive playing time on special teams ... Has played in all 39 games over the past three seasons ... Took part in an interesting experience during the 2009 state legislative session ... Served as director of the UK Student Lobbyist Corps, which represents the student body on legislative issues ... Has completed his degree in community leadership development ... Plans on working on his master's in business administration or going to law school.

2008 (Junior): Played in 13 games ... Made his first collegiate catch, an eight-yard reception at Florida ... Also made one tackle on special teams.

2007 (Sophomore): Appeared in all of Kentucky's 13 games, primarily on special teams.

2006 (Redshirt Freshman): Played in 13 games ... Most of his playing time came on special teams.

2005 (Freshman): Redshirted ... Offensive Scout Team Player of the Week once during the season.

High School: Second-team all-state as a senior by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution ... Three-year letterman at North Gwinnett HS in Suwanee, Ga. ... Played tight end as a senior, making 32 catches for 350 yards and one touchdown ... Gwinnett County Player of the Month for November ... Atlanta Touchdown Club Player of the Week ... North Gwinnett compiled a 9-3 record during his senior year, advancing to the second round of the playoffs in Class AAAAA, the largest classification in Georgia ... Team captain ... Started at defensive end as a junior ... Coached by Dennis Roland ... "Ross made a great transition from his junior to his senior year," said North Gwinnett assistant coach Mike Dunning. "He has solid hands as a tight end and made a lot of plays for us." ... Played basketball two years but gave it up to concentrate on football ... Member of the Key Club, the Peer Leadership group, and served as a mentor for freshmen ... Named an outstanding senior ... Picked Kentucky over South Carolina and Ohio State.

Personal: Born in Tampa, Fla. ... Son of Doug and Cate Bogue ... Doug played football at Georgia Tech ... Has completed his bachelor's degree in community communications and leadership development.

Community Cats: Participated in a service event at UK Children's Hospital (2007) and Cassidy Elementary School ... Guest visitor at the Dance Blue Marathon (2008).

2015 National Signing Day Commonwealth Stadium