2008 Football
1 Pat Pitman LB
2 Terrell Phelps CB
3 Brandon Miles RB
4 Adam Berg WR
4 Andrew Mattieson QB
5 Erick Newman RB
6 Sid Johnson DB
7 Cameron Abram WR
7 Justin Lee WR
8 Derek Edholm QB
9 Andrew Schultz WR
10 Jody Henningson WR
12 Lance Rongstad QB
13 George Kadlec WR
13 Jason Kafka WR
14 Josh Williams QB
15 Josh Karch LB
16 Conner Sathre QB
17 Jake Schmidt DB
18 Dusty Sluzewicz DB
19 TIm Saxon WR
20 Paul Potmera K/P
21 Spencer Wagner CB
22 Matt Jauch LB
23 Michael "Tiger" Ellison CB
24 Jake Anderson OLB
25 Elliot Waterhouse WR
26 Jason Kunz DB
27 Aaron Roland DB
27 Kory Harris DB
28 Kyle Nohre DB
28 Mitch Ford RB
29 Michael Brown FB
30 Eurice Watson RB
31 Nate Solors FB
32 Brody Scheff DB
32 Jake Kelly DB
33 Dave Olson LB
34 George Percak-Dennett LB
34 Cody Gregg LB
35 Thomas Thomsen DB
36 Mike Erwin DB
37 Luke Knutson LB
38 Zach Wold RB
39 Jesse Sundby K
39 Bryce Gardner WR
40 Matt Anderson FB
41 Jacob Ledding LB
41 Brad Hemling LB
42 Jeremy Gettel FB
43 Dustin Kroeplin RB
44 Gary Miller LB
45 Cory Crosby OLB
45 Beau Wakefield WR
46 Andrew Eagan LB
47 Brian Renkes DB
48 Charles Hrdlicka DB
49 Dan Christensen OLB
50 Brett DeLange OL
51 Alex Mock LB
52 Nick Zander LB
53 Joe Johnsrud LB
54 Billy Quistroff LB
55 Nick Wilson OL
98 Nick Wilson DE
56 Brandon Bonderson LB
57 Nathan Mahlik OL
58 Kolby Gullickson LB
59 Timo Gleason LB
60 Aaron Alexander OL
61 Jonathan Miller OL
62 Neil Grosse OL
63 Dan Roscoe OL
65 Cory Immerman OL
66 Steve Pappas OL
67 Troy Dale DL
68 Davis Mickelson OL
69 Chad Whaley OL
70 Kyle Blanchard OL
71 Chris Parrish OL
72 Jake Callier OL
73 Jordan Anderson OL
74 Austin Roberts OL
75 Eric Zingleman DL
77 Devin Rosenow OL
79 Alonzo Melton OL
80 Matt Gandrud WR
80 Luke Mattson WR
81 Keith Smith WR
81 Billy Deane DL
82 Kory Smith WR
83 Sam Larson WR
84 Mike Schaaf DL
85 Tony Svare LB
85 Billy Sather DE
86 Tyler Chappell WR
87 Justin Hunt WR
88 Brian Leonhardt TE
89 Garrett Lee DE
89 Bryan Syrstad DL
90 Rob Wills DL
91 Andrew Mesker DE
92 Jake Zimmerman DL
92 Brendon Forrest TE
93 Jordan Lardinois DL
94 Brad Albano DT
95 Bryan Wick DE
95 Zach Orr OL
96 Josh Beste DL
97 Alex Verneret DE
99 Kyle McMartin DE
Full Roster
Derek Edholm

#8 Derek Edholm

HOMETOWN Anoka, Minn. (Anoka)
2009 (Jr): Edholm completed one of the finest seasons by a BSU quarterback in the program’s 84-year history and became the first Beaver signal caller to pull first-team all-conference honors since Geoff Martinson was named to the squad in 2001.. The junior started each of the Beavers’ 11 games and finished the season having a hand in 33 of the Beavers’ 49 offensive touchdowns... He completed 130-of-213 pass attempts for 1,662 yards and 25 touchdowns... He was third on the team in rushing for 343 yards and eight touchdowns on 123 attempts... His 25 TD passes matched Martinson for third on BSU’s single-season touchdown passes list, while his 61-percent pass completion rate ranks third on the teams single-season charts and his 160.61 passing efficiency is second only to Martinson’s 2001 mark (165.4)... Edholm threw for a personal-best five touchdowns twice in 2009 (10/24/09 and 10/31/09), ran for three TDs (9/5/09) and rolled up 391 yards through the air versus University of Minnesota Duluth (10/31/09).

2008 (So):
Earned the starting quarterback role and made starts in 10 games as a sophomore... Completed the season as Bemidji State’s single-season record holder for completions (193) and completion percentage (65.2)... Passed for 2,136 yards on 193 of 296 with five interceptions... His 17 touchdown passes stand as the Beavers’ ninth-best single-season total of all time... Rushed for 195 yards, with a touchdown, to rank third on the team.
    Completed a career-best 33 passes on 45 attempts for his first collegiate 300-yard game (319) in a season-opening victory at Minot State (8/28/08)... Connected with George Kadlec for a 36-yard touchdown pass--the first of young QBs career, in the same game... Finished the 2008 season passing for more than 250 yards and leading the Beavers to wins in three of their last four games.... Recorded his first three-TD game versus Minnesota  State (10/18/08)... Followed that up with consecutive three-TD outings at nationally-ranked Minnesota Duluth (10/25/08) and versus U-Mary (11/1/08)... Posted a career-long completion in the same game when he connected with Kadlec for an 85-yard touchdown strike... Gained a career-high 66 yards on the ground, which included a 50-yard scamper, at St. Cloud State (10/4/08).

2007 (Fr): Made appearances in five games in a backup role... Stepped into the starting line-up for his first collegiate start at SW Minnesota State (10/27)... Was 11-of-25 for 93 yards with two interceptions for a win in his debut... Also added 41 yards on nine carries.

2006 (RS): Sat out entire 2006 season as a redshirt.

Prior to BSU: Garnered seven letters as a three-sport participant at Anoka High School...  Started two seasons under center for the Tornadoes... Led AHS to a 7-1 record and a North Suburban Conference runner-up finish as a junior... Directed the team to a Section 7AAAAA championship in 2005 en route to a trip to the state tournament.

Personal: Derek Thomas Edholm... Born April 19, 1988... Son of Tom and Sharon Edholm... Is undecided on his major.

Career Highs:  
Completions: 33 at Minot State (8/28/08); Pass Attempts: 45 at Minot State (8/28/08); Passing Yards: 391 vs. Minnesota Duluth (10/24/09)); Long Completion: 85 vs. U-Mary (11/1/08); Passing Touchdowns: 5 at Minnesota, Crookston (10/17/09) and vs. Minnesota Duluth (10/24/09); Interceptions: 2 at SW Minnesota State (10/27/07) and vs. Minnesota State (9/6/08); Rushing Yards: 116 at Minnesota State (9/5/09); Long Rush: 50 at St. Cloud State (10/4/08).