Spencer Petras
Iowa Hawkeyes – No. 7
MajorInterdepartmental Studies
Personal information
Born: (1999-11-18) November 18, 1999 (age 22)
Height6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Weight233 lb (106 kg)
Career history
  • Iowa (2018−present)
Bowl games
High schoolMarin Catholic High School

Spencer Petras is an American football quarterback that plays for the Iowa Hawkeyes.

High school career

Petras played high school football at Marin Catholic High School in Kentfield, California. Petras was a four-star recruit coming out of high school.[1] Petras originally committed to play college football at Oregon State, but later decommitted and then committed to Iowa on December 15, 2017.[2][3]

College career

After being redshirted in 2018 and seeing limited action in his first two seasons, Petras became Iowa's starting quarterback in 2020.[4]


  1. ^ "Spencer Petras, 2018 Pro-style quarterback - Rivals.com". n.rivals.com. Retrieved 2021-10-12.
  2. ^ brennan.meinke (2017-05-29). "3-Star QB, Spencer Petras, Commits to Oregon State". Building The Dam. Retrieved 2021-10-12.
  3. ^ "Spencer Petras: Marin Catholic star commits to Iowa after flipping on Oregon State". Marin Independent Journal. 2017-12-15. Retrieved 2021-10-12.
  4. ^ Rucker, Elgin (2020-01-21). "Spencer Petras named Iowa's starting quarterback for 2020 season". KCCI. Retrieved 2021-10-12.