2010 Football
1 Jasmine Watkins S
2 Lance Rongstad QB
3 Brandon Miles RB
4 Adam Berg WR
4a Chais Wakefield K/P
5 Dusty Sluzewicz S
6 Sid Johnson CB
7 Justin Lee WR
8 Derek Edholm QB
9 Andrew Schultz WR
10 Jody Henningson WR
11 Cameron Abram WR
12 Christian Metz WR
12a Sam King QB
13 Alex Lepp WR
14 Beau Wakefield WR
15 Luke Knutson OLB
16 Larry Miller QB
17 Jake Schmidt S
18 Alex Hass QB
19 Dan Christensen OLB
20 Blake Sczepanski LB
21 Charles Hrdlicka CB
23 Pat Cotter DB
23a Tyler Jones RB
24 Anthony Hermes WR
24a Todd Kallroos DB
25 Brad Hemling RB
25a Marcus Miranda RB
26 Anthony Ragsdale S
26a Scott Christensen DB
27 Aaron Roland S
28 Steven Battle RB
28a Jared Flaata RB
29 Chris Bellinger CB
30 Brent Kondziolka RB
31 Nate Solors RB
32 Brody Scheff S
33 Jake Kelly S
33a Zach Tidd WR
34 George Percak-Dennett LB
34a Luke Gerding DB
35 Alex Mock LB
37 Zach Pulkinen K
37a Sean Franks TE
38 Troy Dale TE
39 Jesse Sundby K/P
41 Issac Carlson S
42 Jason Bromm LB
42a Shain Powers DB
43 Dustin Kroeplin RB
44 Evan Olson LB
45 Cory Crosby ILB
46 Andrew Eagan ILB
47 Buckley Wright LB
48 Gary Young DL
48a Joe Hurlbut TE
49 Ryan Olds LB
50 Alonzo Melton OL
51 David Ackerman LB
52 Kyle Asmus LB
53 Alexander Lutton OL
54 Jared Roelofs DE
56 Matt Volkman DL
55 Bryce Nelson OL
57 Nick Masarie DL
58 B.J. Bueckers LB
60 Aaron Odland OL
59 Ryan Wiener LB
61 Dustin Dowd OL
62 Matt Coen-Tuff OL
63 Brett DeLange OL
64 Jordan Oien OL
65 Cory Immerman OL
66 Steve Pappas OL
67 Tyler Abrahamson OL
68 Davis Mickelson OL
69 Wakely Pister DL
71 Chris Parrish OL
72 Kevin Kepler DL
73 Jordan Anderson OL
74 Jared Erickson OL
76 Dylan Peterson OL
77 Papapa Nicholas-Silvra DL
78 Alex Boelter OL
79 Aaron Bartholomew OL
80 Matt Gandrud WR
81 Dennis Natke WR
82 J.J. Reinke DL
83 Mike Jensen DL
84 Blayze Petersen WR
85 Myles Swenson WR
86 Charles Hermes WR
88 Brian Leonhardt TE
89 James Plain WR
90 Rob Wills DE
92 Jake Zimmerman DL
93 Jordan Lardinois DE
94 Wayne Paulus DL
95 Matthew Shaver DL
96 Josh Beste DL
97 Garrett Lee DL
98 Bryan Syrstad DL
99 Dan Kiebler DL
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Evan Olson

#44 Evan Olson

HOMETOWN Bemidji, Minn. (Bemidji HS)

2014 (Sr): Played in 10 games as a fullback... Had 40 yards receiving on three receptions including a career long 24 yard touchdwon reception at Wayne State (Sept. 6).

2013 (Jr): Played in nine games with six starts at inside linebacker… Compiled 38 tackles (13 solo)… His 25 assisted tackles ranked eighth on the squad… Posted two tackles for loss (-7 yards) and two sacks (-4 yards).... Posted five or more tackles four times… Recorded a career-high eight tackles (two solo) versus No. 7 Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 26)… Posted seven tackles (all assisted for a career-best) with a half tackle for loss (-2 yards) against Concordia-St. Paul (Sept. 14)… Compiled five tackles (one solo) and his first-career sack (-4 yards) at Augustana (Sept. 21)… Posted a career-best four solo tackles and a total of five tackles in first-career start at Winona State (Sept. 5).

2012 (So): Played in 10 games as a reserve linebacker and on special teams... Recorded two tackles.

2011 (Fr): Played in 10 games at linebacker and on special teams... Totaled six tackles (three solo), with one coming on kickoff coverage... Posted a half tackle for loss and forced a fumble... Made one tackle in collegiate debut against Minot State (Aug. 25)... Totaled two tackles, including one for loss against MSU Moorhead (Oct. 15)... Tallied a season-high two solo tackles and forced a fumble at Upper Iowa (Oct. 1).

2010 (RS): Sat out entire season as a redshirt.

Prior to BSU: A two-sport athlete at Bemidji High School, Evan Olson was a three-year starter for the Lumberjack football team and captained the team during his final two seasons... Was an all-section linebacker as a senior leading BHS to its first Class AAAA Section 7 Championship since 2000... Last fall earned the Golden Helmet Award, annually given to Bemidji High School’s hardest hitting player... Was the recipient of the 2009 Lumberjack Award distinguishing him as the most dedicated player... Totaled 400 tackles as a prep and finished his senior season ranked second in the state with 173 stops... Helped lead the reemergence of the BHS football program helping the team to its first winning season in 10 years and its first playoff victory since 2000... A two-way player for the Lumberjacks, Olson once posted 104 rushing yards in the same game he collected 22 tackles, with four coming for a loss... Active on the wrestling team, Olson is a two-time captain... He also garnered all-state credentials as a junior... Olson stands as the first BHS scholarship player to sign a National Letter of Intent at Bemidji State since Anthony Acosta committed in the spring of 2002 and began his BSU football career in 2003 and follows a long line of record-setting Bemidji High School grads to play for the Beavers such as Eddie Acosta and Ryan Welle.

Personal: Bemidji native is the son of Sheldon and LaRae Olson…Born July 17, 1991... Olson will be majoring in Sports Management with a minor in Business Administration.

Career Highs: Receptions: 1 at Wayne State (9/6/14) and vs Minot State (10/18/14) and at Minnesota Duluth (10/25/14); Receiving Yards: 24 at Wayne State (9/6/14); Receiving Touchdowns: 1 at Wayne State (9/6/14); Reception Long: 24 at Wayne State (9/6/14); Tackles: 8 vs Minnesota Duluth (10/26/13); Solo Tackles: 4 at Winona State (9/5/13); Assisted Tackles: 7 vs Concordia-St. Paul (9/14/13); TFL: 1.0 at Augustana (9/21/13); Sacks: 1 at Augustana (9/21/13) and at MSU Moorhead (11/9/13); Interceptions: none; PBU: none; Fumble: 1 foreced at Upper Iowa (10/1/11).