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
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Gary Young

#48 Gary Young

POSITION DL
HEIGHT 6-1
WEIGHT 254
YEAR-LETTERS So-1L
HOMETOWN Crete, Ill. (Crete-Monee HS)

2012 (Jr): Played in all 11 and started nine games at defensive end... Finished first among defensive linemen and eighth on the team in tackles with 34 (nine solo)... Totaled 6.0 tackles for loss (-19 yards) to finish fifth on the squad... Posted 3.0 sacks (-15), which was good for first among his linemates and third on the Beavers... Added a pass break-up.
    Totaled four or more tackles on five occasions... Compiled a season-high six tackles twice, which also tied a career-high... Recorded six tackles (all assisted to establish a career-best), two of which totaled a 1.0 tackle for loss, at Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 20)... Posted six tackles (two solo) and a tackle for loss (-2 yards) against MSU Moorhead (Nov. 3)... Recorded a career-high five solo tackles and a sack (-2 yards) at St. Cloud State (Oct. 27)... In the season opener versus Upper Iowa (Aug. 31), tallied four tackles (one solo), a sack that sent the Peacock offense back seven yards and broke up a pass... Totaled four tackles (one solo) and a half sack (-4 yards) at Minnesota State (Sept. 8).

2011 (So): Played all 11 and started four games on the defensive line... Closed the season 10th on the team in tackles with 30 (12 solo)... Compiled seven tackles for loss (-20 yards) to rank third on the team in the category... Added one sack (-6 yards) and two pass break-ups.
    Tallied a career-high six tackles in each of the first two games of the season... Made his first collegiate start in the season opener against Minot State (Aug. 25) and totaled six tackles (one solo) with one sack (-6 yards)... Followed the performance with six tackles (two solo), including 1.5 tackles for loss (-2 yards) in an overtime victory at No. 16 Augustana (Sept. 10)... Recorded four tackles (two solo), including 1.5 tackles for loss (-6 yards) at Northern State (Oct. 29)... Started the final game of the season at Minnesota, Crookston (Nov. 12) and posted four tackles (two solo) with 1.5 tackles for loss (-3 yards).

2010 (Fr): Made three tackles in four games played... Recorded two assisted tackles against Upper Iowa (Oct. 2)... Had one solo tackle at St. Cloud State (Nov. 6).

2009 (RS): Sat out entire season as a redshirt.

Prior to BSU: Named the Times 2008 Defensive Player of the Year... Earned a position on the 2008 Northwest Illinois All-Area Team... Was an all-state nominee out of the SICA South... Captained the team in 2008... 2008 6A Conference champions... Piled up 51 tackles with seven sacks and a fumble recovery... Named special mention by the Amateur Sports Network Chicagoland All-Area Team... Was a cornerstone of a defensive unit that held seven of its nine regular-season opponents to 13 points or less in 2008.

Personal: The son of Roger Polk and Selena Maynie... Born April 18, 1991... A prototype engineer major. 

Career Highs:
Tackles: 8 vs Concordia-St. Paul (9/14/13); Solo Tackles: 5 at St. Cloud State (10/27/12); Assisted Tackles: 7 vs Concordia-St. Paul (9/14/13); TFL: 1.5, 3x, last at Minnesota, Crookston (11/12/11); Sacks: 1.0, 3x last at St. Cloud State (10/27/12); Interceptions: 1 at Winona State (9/5/13); INT for TD: 1 at Winona State (9/5/13); PBU: 1, 3x, last vs. Upper Iowa (8/31/12); Fumbles forced: 1 vs Concordia-St. Paul (9/14/13).

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