- Fall 2018 Athletic Director's Honor Roll
2018: Did not see any action on the field.
Prep: Four-year letter winner as a goalkeeper at Hillgrove High School in Powder Springs, Ga. ... 2018 GHSA Region 3-AAAAAAA Player of the Year ... 2018 Cobb County Player of the Year ... 2018 GHSA First-Team All-Region ... Led his team to a Region 3-AAAAAAA Championship and Elite Eight in 2018 ... Reached Sweet Sixteen in 2016 and 2017 ... Had two saves in penalty kick shootout against North Cobb to send his team to the playoffs in 2016 ... Set the Hillgrove single-season record for shutouts (9) and goals-against average (0.72) as a junior ... Played club soccer for the North Atlanta Soccer Association under head coach Dan Pietro ... Helped his team finish second in the ECNL Showcase ... Member of the Beta Club and Honors student.
Personal: Gunther Blake Rankenburg was born on Oct. 5, 1999, in Marietta, Ga. ... Son of Russel and Neida Rankenburg ... Father was a goalkeeper at The Citadel.