|Hometown:||San Diego, Calif.|
|High School:||Steele Canyon HS '12|
2013: Listed as a reserve at defensive end on the preseason depth chart, but an ACL knee injury requiring surgery is expected to keep him out of most, if not all, action this fall.
HS: Graduated from Steele Canyon HS in 2012. Was a second team selection on the All-California Interscholastic Federation San Diego Section squad as a defensive lineman. Earned first team All-Grossmont Hills League honors as well. Named to the All-East County Sports.com first team for the second-straight season as a defensive lineman. Was also selected to play for the San Diego CIF team in the PrepStar California Classic all-star game. He helped lead Steele Canyon to an 8-4 record as a senior with a 4-1 league mark. As a junior, he earned first team All-Grossmont Hills League honors as a defensive lineman. The Cougars finished the season 9-3 overall and 4-1 in the league.
Personal: Born 8/15/93 in La Mesa, Calif. His parents are Ken and Faye Gossmeyer. Intends on majoring in law enforcement.