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Lexington's Cade Stover (right) and teammate Gee Scott celebrated the former's first TD catch of the day for Ohio State on Saturday during a 56-14 win over Indiana at Ohio Stadium on Nov. 12.

COLUMBUS -- Lexington High School graduate Cade Stover, a redshirt junior at Ohio State, was recently selected as one of nine semifinalists for the John Mackey Award, which honors college football’s most outstanding tight end.

Stover (6-4, 255) is third on the team with 29 catches for 366 yards and five touchdowns this season.

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Lexington graduate Cade Stover, an Ohio State team captain, breaks through the final of three Penn State tackle attempts on his way to a 24-yard touchdown at Happy Valley, Pa., in October.

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