Eli and Monte Gillman w/ family.

Posted On: 11/26/20 4:34 PM

Like many of our readers, when I think of Thanksgiving I think of family. The entire holiday is really based around the idea of togetherness, unity, and love, so what better PrepRedzoneMN feature is there to present than one surrounding family within the high school football space in the great state of Minnesota. It’s very easy to recognize that football encompasses a lot of the same ideals as family, especially the aforementioned themes of togetherness, unity, and love, and nothing embodies this combination of family and football than siblings playing together or playing through the same high school football programs. In the spirit of Thanksgiving I have listed below some of Minnesota’s finest and most accomplished football families that I could think of off the top of my head, with an emphasis on brothers to play for the same high school team. Thanks for reading, Happy Thanksgiving, and be safe, everybody.

Logan and Tristan HoppeTristanHoppe6'2" | LBHutchinson | 2021StateMN (Hutchinson) The Hutchinson Tigers duo are big boys - Tristan is 6’2, 230 and Logan is 6’4, 230 - and play defense for the Tigers primarily. Tristan is a 2021 LB who was recently named All-Metro and holds official offers from Dordt, UMary, Northern State, Concordia-Moorhead, St. John’s, and UW-River Falls. His younger brother is a c/o

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