2017 Football
1 Mekai Clarke OLB
2 Brad Birchfield WR
3 Michael Washington RB
4 John Vogeler DB
5 Trey Armstrong-Anderson DB
6 Alex Burgess DE
7 Jordan Hein QB
7B Marcus Hosea Jr. DB
8 Mannie Kugmeh WR
9 Gabe Ames OLB
10 Brandon Alt QB
11 Austin Contreras WR
12 Emmett Enright QB
13 Evan Tompkins DB
13B Yaquub Mohamed DB
14 Nick Mehlum QB
15 Jared Henning QB
16 Keshaun Story WR
17 Blake Holder WR
18 Jordan Johnson OLB
19 Christian Lunde WR
20 Michael Junker DB
21 Andrew Schuler-Jones ILB
22 Tahi Nomane RB
23 Maurice Willis DB
24 Trevor Wettlaufer FB
24B CJ Adams RB
25 Jalen Frye RB
26 Jake Libal WR/DB
27 Shane Wakefield DB
28 Isaac Aanerud K/P
29 Ryan Kinard DB
30 Andrew Walock DB
31 EJ Olszewski CB
31B Trystan McGee RB
32 Jeff Harris DE
33 Andrew Lackowski RB
34 Anthony Valentine ILB
34B Ryder Beckman Ath
35 Jaiden Banda DB
36 Gunner Olszewski CB
37 Alex Hunter DB
38 Jake West DB
39 Jamison Evans OLB
40 Matt Brennan DB
41 Cole Schmitz ILB
43 Justin Van Houtan OLB
44 Niko Daniello ILB/LS
45 Trysten Ross ILB
46 Andre Chisley Jr. ILB
47 Vamougne "VK" Kanneh ILB
48 Matt Gross FB
49 Kyle McGraw FB
50 Dylan Ellingson DL
51 Spencer Potter DB
52 Deante Book LB
53 Colbey Wadsworth DE
54 Andrew Manuele DE
56 Seth Zins DL
57 Joshua Wleh DL
58 Zollie Kaplan LB
61 Bennett Moen OL
62 Joseph Woods OL
63 Jake Krause OL
64 Ben Sammon OL
65 Brady Youngberg OL
66 Michael Donahue OL
67 Parker Rhodes OL
68 Brandon Christianson OL
69 Nicholas Niemi DL
70 Parker Blakeslee OL
71 Ryan Fuller OL
72 Hank Bellefy OL
73 Tom Younker OL
74 Zach Sinnen OL
75 Brandon Schindler OL
76 Parker Janicke OL
77 Zach Southwick OL
78 Tucker Forsgren OL
79 James Huwe OL
80 Brendan Beaulieu WR
81 Jameson White WR
82 Devin Donelson WR
83 Blair Van Ess WR
84 Peter Franz TE/DE
85 Hunter Siegler WR
86 Shawn Steffan WR
87 Jacob Anderson WR
89 Eric Wunrow TE
90 Mason Hoffer K/P
92 Mark Webster DE
93 Jake Wirsching DE/LS
94 Nick Johnson DE
96 Logan Stiening DE
97 Tyler Beutz DE
98 James Moe DE
99 Alex Hoffman DE
99B Pierre Piche LB
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Brad Birchfield

#2 Brad Birchfield

POSITION WR
HEIGHT 5-10
WEIGHT 175
YEAR-LETTERS Sr-2L
HOMETOWN South Elgin, Ill.
PREVIOUS SCHOOL 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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