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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Mitchell Elbe

#97 Mitchell Elbe

HOMETOWN Sayner, Wis. (Northland Pines HS)

2016 (Sr): Selected as team captain... Played in all 12 games totaling 29 tackles (7 solo, 22 assisted)... Tallied 2.5 tackles for a loss of 8 yards and 1 sack for a loss of 6 yards...Totaled 1 forced fumble vs Northern State (Oct. 8) and broke up 1 pass at Sioux Falls (Sept. 24)... Played in the 2016 Mineral Water Bowl game where the Beavers beat Washburn 36-23, being the first team in program history to win a post-season game... Named to the 2016 CoSIDA Academic All-District III First Team and the 2016 Academic All-NSIC Team.

2015 (Jr): Was named to the 2015 Academic All-NSIC Team... Played in 11 games recording 17 total tackles, six of which were solo tackles… Had two tackles for a loss for negative three yards. 

2014 (So): An All-NSIC Academic selection... Played in nine games, starting seven at nose tackle... Accumulated 23 total tackles (7 solo, 16 assisted), 2.5 tackles for a loss (-6 yards), one sack and one pass break up... Recorded his first career sack at U-Mary (Oct. 4)... Had a career high five tackles versus Concordia-St. Paul (Sept. 14).

2013 (Fr): Played in six games and earned one start at nose tackle… Compiled eight tackles (one solo)… Recorded a season-high five tackles in collegiate debut versus Concordia-St. Paul (Sept. 14)… Posted three tackles (one solo) in his first collegiate start against Southwest Minnesota State (Sept. 28).

2012 (RS): Redshirted.

Prior to BSU: Elbe is a two-time WestPac First Team All-Conference team member on the offensive line... Helped guide Northland Pines High School to a 6-4 overall and 4-2 conference record his senior season to finish third in the league standings... Guided the 2011 WestPac Offensive Player of the Year, Eagle running back Austin Ramesh.

Personal: Born March 13, 1994 in Sayner, Wis... Son of Ted and Barb Elbe... Plans to major in elementry education.

Career Highs: Tackles: 5 vs Concordia-St. Paul (9/14/13); Solo Tackles: 2, 3x, Last vs U-Mary (10/3/15); Assisted Tackles: 5 vs Concordia-St. Paul (9/14/13); TFL: 1.0, (x6) last at University of Mary (10/1/16); Sacks: 1 (x3) last vs Northern State (10/8/16); PBU: 1 vs Minnesota Crookston (10/11/14).