#14 Nick Mehlum
|HOMETOWN||Superior, Wis. (Superior HS)|
2016 (So): Played in five games and started at quaterback in two... Set career highs in every category this season including 38 pass attempts vs Northern State (Oct. 8), 14 completions vs Northern State (Oct. 8) and a career long pass of 36 yards vs Minot State (Oct. 15)... Totaled for 425 passing yards with 6 touchdowns. 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 Fall Academic All-NSIC Team.
2015 (Fr): Played in five games as a true freshman for the Beavers… As a back-up quarterback he recorded three total rushes and completed one pass in two attempts.
Prior to BSU: A three-sport athlete in high school, earning varsity letters in football (4), basketball (3) and track (1)…A WFCA First-Team All-State recipient…First-Team Big Rivers Conference quarterback and two-time Big Rivers Conference Offensive Player of the Year…Two-time Superior Telegram Player of the Year and 2014 Duluth News Tribune Player of the Year…Played in 29 games during his career, completing 323-of-530 passes for 5,441 yards…His senior year, he went 187-for-306 passes totaling 3,261 yards…Marked a career-high 39 touchdowns in 2014…Recorded a 118.8 career pass rating with a season-best 126.1 his senior season.
Personal: Born Dec. 18, 1996…Son of Kyle and Mindy Mehlum…An honor roll student all through high school and an AP Scholar Student his senior year…Intends to major in pre-law at BSU.
Career Highs: Rushing Attempts: 4 vs Northern State (10/8/16); Rushing Yards: 3 at Concordia-St Paul (9/26/15); All-Purpose Yards: 3 at Concordia-St Paul (9/26/15); Pass Attempts: 38 vs Northern State (10/8/16); Complete: 14 vs Nothern State (10/8/16); Total Tackles: 1 vs Northern State (10/8/16); Solo Tackles: 1 vs Northern State (10/8/16).