2012 Football
1 Charles Hrdlicka CB
2 Lance Rongstad QB
3 Evan Olson ILB
4 Avery Walker RB
6 Sam King QB
7 Justin Lee WR
9 Colton Blascyk DB
10 Jody Henningson WR
11 Alex Hass QB
12 Christian Metz WR
12a Ryan Shields QB
13 Nam Nguyen RB
14 Beau Wakefield WR
15 Nathan Koziol QB
16 Dylan Valentine DB
16a Tanner Dufault DB
17 AJ Washington WR
18 Scott Christensen DB
19 Dan Christensen OLB
20 Josh Genske TE
21 Ethan Favor-Jackson DL
22 Jordan Abaroa DB
23 Chais Wakefield K/P
24 Larry Miller DB
25 Brad Hemling RB
25a Andrew Kryshak FB
26 Zach Rynning QB/S
27 Mike Grayson WR
28 Matt Knapp QB
29 Kameel Al-Khouri DB
30 Brent Kondziolka RB
31 Tony Peterson RB
32 Max Fuller OLB
33 Andrew Street LB
34 Luke Gerding DB
35 SaVaughn Alexander RB
36 Josh Tismer DB
37 Zach Pulkinen P/K
38 Troy Dale TE
39 Matt Phipps LB
39a Derrick Dunn RB
40 Jared Roelofs OLB
41 Damon Benham RB
42 Jason Bromm LB
43 Dustin Kroeplin RB
44 Ross Pflum OLB
45 Cory Crosby ILB
45a Jarad Syrstad OLB
46 Connor Quinn ILB
47 Buckley Wright LB
48 Gary Young DL
49 Greg Button OLB
50 Alonzo Melton OL
51 David Erickson OL
52 Adam Langan OL
53 Sam Graff ILB
54 Max Dibble ILB/DL
55 Jesse Hein OL
56 Ethan Supler ILB
59 Wayne Paulus DL
60 Mitchell Elbe DL
62 Matt Coen-Tuff OL
63 Brett DeLange OL
64 Jordan Oien OL
65 William Slade OL
66 Benjamin Johnson OL
67 Tyler Abrahamson OL
68 Reed Hendrickson OLB
69 Kevin Longtin DL
70 Alexander Lutton OL
71 Chris Ostby OL
73 Dustin Dowd OL
74 Nick Chiono OL
76 Dylan Peterson OL
78 Matthew Valentine OL
79 Alex Berge DL
80 Matt Gandrud WR
81 Austin Goettlicher WR
82 Dexter Taylor Jr. WR
83 Josh Malone WR
84 Jordan Noskowiak TE
85 Matthew Summers WR
86 Nick Moore TE
87 Garrett Lee TE
88 Brian Leonhardt TE
89 Derek Schofield OLB/OL
90 J.J. Reinke DL
91 Dan Kiebler DL
92 Mario Stephens DL
93 Kaleb Torgerson FB
94 Tyler Dustman P/K
95 Matthew Shaver DL
96 Adam Shavlick DL
97 Brett Gehring DL
98 Bryan Syrstad DL
99 Nathan Adams DL
Zach DeClusin WR
Chris Moore RB
Zach Wicker DL
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Gary Young

#48 Gary Young

POSITION DL
HEIGHT 6-3
WEIGHT 260
YEAR-LETTERS Jr-2L
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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