|High School:||Lowell HS|
2008: Named to the All-GLIAC Honorable Mention Team…appeared in and started in all 10 games for the Cardinals…recorded a total of 31 tackles (16 solo)…had five tackles for loss and led the team in sacks (3 solo, 3 assisted for a total of 4.5)…forced two fumbles, one against Ashland (Oct. 18) and one against Ferris State (Nov. 8).
2007: Played running back for the Cardinals, rushing the ball 29 times for 123 yards and catching two passes for 19 yards…rushed seven times for 44 yards against Northern Michigan (Sept. 22), including a season-long 14-yard rush…rushed eight times for 30 yards and caught one pass for 10 yards against Gannon (Sept. 8).
2006: Played in all 10 games, starting at running back in five contests…ranked second on the team with 275 rushing yards…led the team with six rushing touchdowns…averaged 3.2 yards per carry…had a multi-touchdown game in debut at Ashland…ran for a season-high 74 yards on 10 carries against Gannon…toted the ball a season-high 20 times for 49 yards and a score at Findlay…caught four passes for 33 yards on the season…scored a touchdown in his first four games.
Prior to SVSU/Personal: Prepped at Lowell High School in Lowell, Ind. …carried the ball 276 times for 1,939 yards and 27 touchdowns as a senior…broke school single-game record with 302 rushing yards…second leading rusher in school history…named First Team All-State by the Bloomington Herald…named First Team All-State by the Indiana Football Coaches Association (IFCA)…participated in the Indiana High School All-Star Game as a senior…played fullback and linebacker as a junior…ran for 836 yards and 10 touchdowns…tallied 50 tackles, including 29 solo tackles…named LAC Black All-Conference…named Honorable Mention All-State…also earned four varsity letters in track…majoring in Business…son of Eric and Frances Goetz…given first name is Garth…born 6-12-86.