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
Cory Crosby

#45 Cory Crosby

POSITION ILB
HEIGHT 6-0
WEIGHT 240
YEAR-LETTERS Jr-2L
HOMETOWN Cold Spring, Minn. (Racori HS)

2012 (Sr): Captain.

2011 (Jr): Started all 11 games and finished second on the team and 21st in the NSIC in tackles with 74 (28 solo) to earn All-NSIC Second Team honors... Led the team in tackles for loss with 9.5 and was second in yards from tackles for loss with 28... Posted two sacks (-14 yards) and had one interception... Totaled five pass break-ups that tied for a team-high and forced one fumble... Mainstay for the ‘Gang Green’ defense that finished No. 7 in the nation in scoring defense (16.0 points allowed per game)... 2011 Fall Academic All-NSIC.
    Recorded a season-best 12 tackles on three occasions and more than 10 tackles four times... Tallied 12 tackles (four solo), which included a career-high three tackles for loss (-8 yards) versus No. 11 Minnesota Duluth (Sept. 24)... Posted 12 tackles (three solo), with one tackle for loss (-1 yard) and his one interception on the season against No. 6 St. Cloud State (Nov. 5)... Finished with 12 tackles (four solo) against Concordia-St. Paul (Oct. 8)... Recorded 10 tackles (five solo) with a tackle for loss (-2 yards) and a pass break-up at U-Mary (Oct. 22)... At Northern State (Oct. 29) Crosby posted six tackles (four solo), two tackles for loss (-2 yards), a sack and forced a fumble... Totaled a season-best six tackles for loss (seven total), which included a sack (-13 yards) in an overtime victory at No. 16 Augustana.

2010 (So): Started all 11 games at linebacker... Earned Second-Team All-NSIC honors... Led the team and ranked second in the NSIC in tackles with 92, 37 of which were solo efforts that also was tops on the team... Totalled 6.5 tackles for loss, forcing the opposing offense back a total of 22 yards... Posted two sacks (-13 yards)... His one interception was returned 10 yards for his first collegiate touchdown... Added a forced fumble that he recovered himself... Was a 2010 Fall Academic All-NSIC Team member.
    Posted more than 10 tackles in five games, including a team season-high 15 tackles (seven solo) at Concordia University (Oct. 9)... Crossed the goal line for the first time in his career against Upper Iowa (Oct. 2), adding six tackles (two solo) with 1.5 tackles for loss... Recorded 13 tackles (five solo) against Augustana (Sept. 11)... Finished with 11 tackles against U-Mary (Oct. 23) and at St. Cloud State (Nov. 6)... Forced and recovered a fumble, while adding 10 tackles (four solo) and a sack  (-4 yards) at MSU Moorhead (Oct. 16)... Recorded a sack, resulting in nine lost yards with six tackles (five solo) and 1.5 tackles for loss (-11) at Southwest Minnesota State (Sept. 18).

2009 (Fr): Saw action in each of the Beavers’ 11 games and found a place in the starting line up in the last six of his freshman season... Blocked a punt in a 24-19 victory over Winona Sate (9/12/09)...  Was third on the team with eight tackles (three solo) in BSU’s 2009 Homecoming game (10/3/09)... Dropped the Concordia University signal-caller eight yards behind the line of scrimmage for his first collegiate sack and recorded a hurry (11/7/09)...  Settled into the linebacker corps nicely finishing the season with at least five tackles in six of the Beavers’ last seven contests.

2008 (RS): Sat out entire season as a redshirt.

Prior to BSU: A two-time all-section pick at Rocori High School... He started two seasons, while lettering in football three times... As a senior, Crosby was selected as the Spartans’ Defensive Lineman of the Year and its Defensive MVP... He was also rewarded by being named to the All-Central Lakes Conference football team.

Personal: Born in St. Cloud, Minn. March 29, 1990... Son of Paul and Mary Crosby... Major in chemistry with minors in physics, mathematics and business administration

Career Highs:  
Tackles: 17 vs. MSU-Moorhead (11/3/12); Solo Tackles: 7, 3x last vs. Northern State (10/13/12); Assisted Tackles: 13 vs. MSU-Moorhead (11/3/12); TFL: 4.5 vs. MSU-Moorhead (11/3/12); Sacks: 2.5, 2x last vs. MSU-Moorhead (11/3/12); PBU: 1, 5x, last at U-Mary (10/22/11); Interceptions: 1 vs. Upper Iowa (10/2/10) and vs. St. Cloud State (11/5/11); Fumbles: Forced 1, 3x, last vs. Northern State (10/13/12); Recovered 1 at MSU Moorhead (10/16/10).

PROUD SPONSORS OF BEAVER ATHLETICS