BUFORD — Buford High School senior Malone VanGorder announced on Sunday that he has decided to further his academic and athletic career at Bowling Green State University (Bowling Green, OH).

#62 Malone VanGorder celebrates with his teammates after winning the 2019 Class AAAAA State Championship. Photo – Cathy Moore

VanGorder has been a key part of Buford’s powerful offensive line. The 6-foot-2, 255-pound lineman helped the Buford Wolves win the 2019 Class AAAAA State Championship title. Football runs in VanGorder’s genes.  His father, Brian VanGorder is a longtime college football coach who is currently the defensive coordinator at Bowling Green.  His brother Montgomery VanGorder has also had a successful football career.

Congratulations Malone VanGorder!



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