|Hometown:||Le Mars, Iowa|
|High School:||Le Mars|
Honors & Awards
» Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2013, 2014; Spring 2014, 2015)
Sophomore Gabe Rahn will head into the 2015 season looking to add depth in the Nebraska receiving corps. The 6-1, 190-pound Rahn had a solid spring session, making a good impression on the Huskers’ new coaching staff. Rahn’s versatility also makes him a candidate for special teams work. Rahn has been named to the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll each of his four semesters on campus.
2014 (Redshirt Freshman)
Rahn added depth at receiver, but did not play in a game.
Rahn redshirted in his first year in the program.
Before Nebraska (Le Mars HS)
Rahn starred in all three phases of the game for Le Mars High School in 2012, leading the Bulldogs to a 7-3 record and a playoff berth. He led the team with 27 catches for 572 yards and six touchdowns, and as a cornerback had 22 solo tackles, three interceptions and a fumble caused. Rahn also had 391 yards on 14 kickoff returns, including an 89-yard touchdown. He added 330 yards on 17 punt returns, highlighted by a 46-yard touchdown. Rahn garnered third-team Class 3A All-State honors from IowaPreps.com as a wide receiver, and was a Class 3A All-District 2 pick as both a wide receiver and defensive back.
Rahn was also a standout on the court and the track for the Bulldogs. He earned honorable-mention all-conference accolades in basketball, while his 4x200 team took home the gold in the 2013 Iowa Boys State Track Meet with a time of 1:29.52. Rahn excelled in the classroom, as well, earning Academic All-State honors in track his senior year.
The son of Jim and Roxanne Rahn, Gabe was born on July 11, 1994. He is majoring in nutrition, exercise and health science. Rahn has volunteered his time with Uplifting Athletes, Husker Heroes, Husker Hotline and local hospital visits.