Posted On: 08/6/17 4:45 PM

If Redwood Valley qualifies for its first state tournament in 13 years this fall, senior Logan Josephson will be an integral reason why.

Josephson is a two-way starter for the Cardinals at linebacker and running back. He battled injuries late in his junior season, but still earned All-South Central District honors for the second consecutive year averaging more than six yards per carry out of the backfield.

Staying healthy will be a priority for his senior campaign.  

“Improving my strength and flexibility and just my overall quickness,” said Josephson about his offseason training. “I want to be the best player I can be.”

The Cardinals have won 16 games the past two seasons – both of which ended with losses in the Section 3AA championship game. Josephson said he hopes to take the team a step further into the Class AA State Tournament.

Redwood Valley coach Matt Lundeen said Josephson possesses great football instincts, particularly on defense. He said the 6-foot, 180-pounder is fully invested in everything he does both on and off the gridiron and is expecting a

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