#26 Anthony Ragsdale
|HOMETOWN||Bremerton, Wash. (Chabot College (Calif.))|
Made his BSU debut in the season-opener versus Minot State (8/27/09)... Recorded a pair of tackle assists and returned his first NCAA Division II interception 66 yards for a touchdown... Posted a career-high six tackles, which included four solo stops and a tackle for loss, versus Winona State (9/12/09)... Registered four tackles, three solo, and a pass break up versus MSU Moorhead (9/19/09).
Prior to BSU: Joined the BSU secondary after a two-year junior college career at Chabot College... Led the Gladiators with four interceptions, which included an 82-yard interception returned for a touchdown... Was named pre-season all-conference... At Bremerton High School, was a two-way player starting at both running back and cornerback... Was selected for all-conference and second-team all-state accolades as a senior... An accomplished prep track athlete, placed third in the 400-meter dash at the Washington State High School Meet... Was also a high school basketball player at Bremerton High where he was teammates with Marvin Williams who went on to start at North Carolina and now with the Atlanta Hawks.
Personal: Anthony Gene Ragsdale... The only roster player hailing from the state of Washington, was born in Long Beach, Calif... Is the son of Nikki Bradford and Anthony Ragsdale Sr... Is a sports management major at BSU... Is the proud father of Amir Ragsdale.
Tackles: 6 vs. Winona State (9/12/09); Solo Tackles: 4 vs. Winona State (9/12/09); Assisted Tackles: 2 vs. Minot State (8/27/09) and vs. Winona State (9/12/09); Interceptions: 1 vs. Minot State (8/27/09); Int. Return Yards: 66 vs. Minot State (8/27/09); Defensive TD: 1 vs. Minot State (8/27/09).