2015 Football
1 Brady Schmidt WR
2 Brad Birchfield WR
2b Jared Henning QB
4 John Vogeler DB
5 Blake Petrich RB
6 Tanner Dufault DB
7 Jordan Hein QB
8 Dexter Taylor Jr. WR
9 Colton Blascyk ILB
10 Greg Button OLB
11 Austin Contreras DB
12 Ryan Shields QB
13 Evan Tompkins DB
14 Nick Mehlum QB
15 Jonathan Albercrombie DB
16 Alex Yanosko QB
17 Blake Holder WR
18 Jordan Johnson OLB
19 Christian Lunde WR
20 Kameel Al-Khouri DB
20b Ryan Toeller WR
21 Gena Adams RB
22 Tahi Nomane RB
23 Rufus Saylee DB
24 Trevor Wettlaufer ILB
25 Lowell Laudert RB
26 Jake Libal DB/WR
27 Damon Benham DB
28 Isaac Aanerud K/P
29 Ter'ra Potter CB
30 Brooks Carroll WR
31 Tony Peterson RB
32 Jeff Harris DE
34 Anthony Valentine OLB
35 Charlie Nihart RB
36 Gunner Olszewski CB
37 Michael Junker DB/WR
38 Brady Tesdahl TE/LB
39 Jamison Evans OLB
40 Cole Schmitz LB
41 Shane Wakefield WR
42 Josh Tismer LB
43 James Shadiow OLB
44 Niko Daniello ILB/LS
45 Trysten Ross ILB
46 Brock Scheving ILB
47 Andrew Kimball DB
48 Matt Gross DB/RB
48b Travis Hooper RB/DB
49 Jakob Ettestad RB
50 Matthew Summers LB
51 Alex Johnson OL
52 Brad Kusper DL
53 Nick Christopherson OL
54 Matt Wang OL
55 Dylan Ellingson DL/LB
56 Grant Bushinski OLB
57 Andrew Schuler-Jones ILB
58 Devell Miller LB/DB
59 Alex Burgess DL
61 Adrian Pink P/K/LS
62 Joseph Woods OL/DL
63 Jake Krause OL
64 Brady Beier OL
65 Brady Youngberg OL/DL
66 Benjamin Johnson OL
68 Wyatt Russek OL
69 Nick Moore OL
70 Charlie Duckstad OL
71 Chris Ostby DL
72 Adam Shavlick OL
74 Zach Sinnen OL/DL
75 Brandon Schindler OL
76 Joshua Nelson OL
77 Matthew Valentine OL
78 Jesse Hein OL
79 Colton Tretsven OL
80 Vince Dinkel WR
81 Juwaan Richard WR
82 Chris Harris WR
83 Blair Van Ess WR
84 Jordan Noskowiak WR
85 Lukas Engel DL
86 Jake Devine P/WR/DB
87 Jacob Anderson WR
88 Tucker Forsgren TE
89 Eric Wunrow TE
90 Jake Schaper DL
91 Zachary Herbst DE
92 Mario Stephens DL
93 Jake Wirsching DL/LS
95 Nicholas Niemi DE/TE
97 Mitchell Elbe DL
98 Daniel Tuckett Jr. DE
98b Noah Meyer DE
99 Alex Hoffman DL
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Brad Birchfield

#2 Brad Birchfield

POSITION WR
HEIGHT 5-11
WEIGHT 176
YEAR-LETTERS Fr-RS
HOMETOWN South Elgin, Ill. (College of DuPage)

2017 (Jr.): Played in nine games and totaled 345 all purpose yeards for the Beavers... Had four rushes for 11 yards... Recieved 23 catches for a total of 209 yards with a career long of 47 yards vs Minnesota Crookston (Sept. 30)... As a kick returner he returned six kicks for 125 yards... A season high of 30 yards vs U-Mary (Oct. 30). 

2016 (So.): Played in 12 games as a wide reciever and kick returner for the beavers... As a receiver he totaled 56 yards on just 3 catches with a season long of 42 yards at Minnesota State (Sept. 10)... As a kick returner he returned 18 kicks for 362 yards, averaging 20.1 yards per return... He set a career high kick return at Minnesota State (Sept. 10) with a 53 yard return... He was among the top beavers in all-purpose yards with 507 for the season, averaging 42.2 all-purpose yards per game... Recorded 54 return yards and 60 all-purpose yards in the Beaver's win over Washburn in the 2016 Mineral Water Bowl game.

2015 (Fr): Played in 11 games with a total of 41 rushing yards and 68 receiving yards… Scored his first career touchdown at Concordia-St. Paul (Sept. 26)… Had a total of 256 kick return yards on 11 returns… Season-high return of 62 vs. Augustana (Sept. 5)… Finished the season with 365 all-purpose yards.  

2014 (RS): Was injured in the season opener at Wayne State after completing a 16-yard reception... Earned a medical redshirt.

Prior to BSU: Spent the 2013 season on the roster at College of DuPage… Member of the practice squad at Illinois State University in 2011… Attended South Elgin High School… As a senior, named to the IHSA 8A All-State team... Received first-team all-area recognition and was selected as the Upstate Eight Offensive Player of the Year... Amassed 800 yards rushing and 300 yards receiving with 20 touchdowns... Helped South Elgin to a 7-4 record and a second-round spot in the IHSA State Playoffs... As a junior, was an all-conference honorable mention and a second-team all-area honoree... Rushed for 550 yards and collected 200 receiving yards with seven touchdowns... Also competed on the track team for two years and the wrestling team for one year... An honor roll student at South Elgin. (some information courtesy of Illinois State Athletics Communications)

Personal: Born Oct. 7, 1992… Son of Don and Barb Birchfield… Proposed accounting major.

Career Highs: Receptions: 6 at Minnesota Crookston (9/30/17); Receiving Yards: 47 at Minnesota Crookston (9/30/17); Reception Long: 42 at Minnesota State (9/10/16); Receiving Touchdowns: 1 (2X) last at Minnesota Crookston (9/30/17); Rushing Attempts: 3 at Augustana (9/16/17); Rushing Yards: 65 vs Upper Iowa (9/1/16); Rushing Long: 65 vs Upper Iowa (9/1/16); Rushing Touchdowns: 1 (x2) last vs Upper Iowa (9/1/16); Kick Returns: 3 (x3) last at University of Minnesota Duluth (10/22/16); Kick Return Yards: 76 at Minnesota State (9/10/16); Kick Return Long: 62 vs Augustana (9/5/15); All-Purpose Yards: 118 at Minnesota State (9/10/16); Total Tackles: 2 at University of Mary (10/1/16); Solo Tackles: 1 vs University of Mary (10/7/17); Assisted Tackels: 2 at University of Mary (10/1/16).

 

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