2011 Football
1 Charles Hrdlicka CB
2 Lance Rongstad QB
3 Brandon Miles RB
4 Alex Hass QB
5 Dusty Sluzewicz S
6 Sam King QB
7 Justin Lee WR
8 Brandon Seiffert WR
9 Tyler Irvin QB
10 Jody Henningson WR
11 Cameron Abram WR
12 Christian Metz WR
13 Alex Lepp WR
14 Beau Wakefield WR
15 Luke Knutson OLB
16 Dylan Valentine DB
17 Jake Schmidt S
18 Scott Christensen DB
19 Dan Christensen OLB
20 Blake Sczepanski LB
21 Nathan Adams DL
22 Nick Grewe RB
23 Chais Wakefield K/P
23a Tyler Schulz DB
24 Larry Miller DB
24a Robbie Miller RB
25 Brad Hemling RB
25a Matt Bergman RB
26 Connor Quinn ILB
26a Dalton Rolland TE
27 Jermell Harris RB
28 Jared Flaata RB
29 Desean Waters WR
30 Brent Kondziolka RB
31 Tony Peterson RB
32 Brody Scheff S
33 Jake Kelly S
34 Luke Gerding DB
34a Aaron Pipenhagen TE
35 Alex Mock LB
37 Zach Pulkinen K
38 Troy Dale TE
39 Jesse Sundby K/P
40 Issac Carlson S
41 Todd Kallroos DB
42 Jason Bromm LB
43 Dustin Kroeplin RB
44 Evan Olson LB
45 Cory Crosby ILB
46 Colton Blascyk DB
47 Buckley Wright LB
48 Gary Young DL
49 Greg Button OLB
50 Alonzo Melton OL
53 Derek Ostman OL
54 Jared Roelofs DE
56 Jared Mack ILB
58 B.J. Bueckers DL
59 Jarad Syrstad OLB
61 Chris Ostby 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 Kevin Longtin DL
70 Alexander Lutton OL
71 Dustin Dowd OL
72 Kevin Kepler DL
73 Jordan Anderson OL
74 Nick Chiono OL
75 Andrew Tibbs OL
76 Dylan Peterson OL
77 Brock Russell DL
78 Alex Boelter OL
79 Aaron Bartholomew OL
80 Matt Gandrud WR
81 Jon Smith WR
82 Josh Genske TE
83 Zach Tidd WR
84 Jordan Noskowiak TE
86 Taylor Otto WR
87 Nick Saponara WR
88 Brian Leonhardt TE
89 James Plain WR
90 J.J. Reinke DL
91 Ethan Favor-Jackson DL
92 Mario Stephens DL
93 Taylor Harren DL
94 Wayne Paulus DL
95 Matthew Shaver DL
96 Josh Beste DL
97 Garrett Lee DL
98 Bryan Syrstad DL
99 Dan Kiebler DL
Full Roster
2011
Roster
Evan Olson

#44 Evan Olson

POSITION LB
HEIGHT 6-0
WEIGHT 229
YEAR-LETTERS Fr-RS
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).

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