Season opener at Memorial Stadium scheduled for Sept. 1 vs. Nevada.
CAL CAREER (Career Stats):
MIRAMONTE HS: Combined for 7,351 yards passing (4,302) and rushing (3,049), as well as 83 touchdowns (47 passing, 36 rushing) during three varsity campaigns from 2009-11 ... a two-time first-team All-Diablo Foothill Athletic League selection, earning the recognition as an athlete during his 2011 senior season in which he played quarterback, wide receiver and cornerback ... also listed among the Bay Area News Group's top 150 players and a second-team All-DFAL pick as a quarterback as a senior when he threw for 1,773 yards and 21 touchdowns on 122-of-198 (61.6%) passing, while adding another 949 yards and 11 TDs on the ground, for a team that finished 10-2 overall and 5-1 in the DFAL ... a first-team All-DFAL player as a quarterback, as well as a second-team All-East Bay and second-team All-State selection, and Team MVP during his 2010 junior campaign when he threw for 1,670 yards and 19 TDs with only one interception ... had 1,268 yards rushing and 16 TDs for his junior team which was 11-2 overall, won the DFAL title with a 5-1 conference record and advanced to the North Coast Section Division III semifinals for the second consecutive season ... also a basketball and track and field participant as a prep ... earned second-team All-DFAL honors as a junior in 2010-11 and an honorable mention nod as a 2011-12 senior ... completed 65-of-107 passes for 859 yards and seven TDs, while rushing for another 832 yards and nine scores as a 2009 sophomore ... hoops squad twice advanced to the NCS Championship Game while he was a prep, while making it to the section quarterfinals on two other occasions ... a two-time All-DFAL choice in track and field, participating in the 4 x 400 relay, long jump and triple jump.
PERSONAL: Full name is Michael Ross Anderson ... born February 20, 1994 ... parents are Geoffrey and Deborah Anderson ... the youngest of six siblings ... a third generation Cal student-athlete as father, Geoff, played one season of basketball at Cal and grandfather, Ed Bartlett, was an All-American football player under Pappy Waldorf... has a strong history in community service, including trips with his church to Mexico to build housing for needy families ... has taken six years of piano lessons ... major is undeclared.
LAST UPDATED: July 21, 2012