Nebraska High School Football 1,000 Yard Rushers for the 2012 Season
The 38th Edition of the 1000 Yard Club as compiled by Bobby Mills
- A total of 94 backs surpassed the thousand yard plateau.
- There were five 2000 yard rushers.
- There were 65 seniors, 17 juniors, and a record 10 sophomores on this year’s list.
- Luke Glenn-Shelton, Alec Galvin-Burwell, James Kruger-Norris, Isaac Aakre-Millard North, Jac Bailey-McCool Junction, and Jacob Morrill of Creighton are 3 time 1000 yard runners. Morrill is only a junior and has the opportunity to be only the 3rd player in history to be a 4 time thousand yard rusher.
- Lutheran High NE, Falls City Sacred Heart, Millard North, Ft. Calhoun, Loup City, and Hastings St. Cecilia each had two 1000 yarders.
- Millard North’s Issac Aakre 2,295 yards rushing in 2012 breaks former North Platte H.S. Danny Woodhead’s Class A single-season rushing record. Aakre also became the Class A career rushing leader with 5,231 yards.