2012 Football
1 Charles Hrdlicka CB
2 Lance Rongstad QB
3 Evan Olson ILB
4 Avery Walker RB
6 Sam King QB
7 Justin Lee WR
9 Colton Blascyk DB
10 Jody Henningson WR
11 Alex Hass QB
12 Christian Metz WR
12a Ryan Shields QB
13 Nam Nguyen RB
14 Beau Wakefield WR
15 Nathan Koziol QB
16 Dylan Valentine DB
16a Tanner Dufault DB
17 AJ Washington WR
18 Scott Christensen DB
19 Dan Christensen OLB
20 Josh Genske TE
21 Ethan Favor-Jackson DL
22 Jordan Abaroa DB
23 Chais Wakefield K/P
24 Larry Miller DB
25 Brad Hemling RB
25a Andrew Kryshak FB
26 Zach Rynning QB/S
27 Mike Grayson WR
28 Matt Knapp QB
29 Kameel Al-Khouri DB
30 Brent Kondziolka RB
31 Tony Peterson RB
32 Max Fuller OLB
33 Andrew Street LB
34 Luke Gerding DB
35 SaVaughn Alexander RB
36 Josh Tismer DB
37 Zach Pulkinen P/K
38 Troy Dale TE
39 Matt Phipps LB
39a Derrick Dunn RB
40 Jared Roelofs OLB
41 Damon Benham RB
42 Jason Bromm LB
43 Dustin Kroeplin RB
44 Ross Pflum OLB
45 Cory Crosby ILB
45a Jarad Syrstad OLB
46 Connor Quinn ILB
47 Buckley Wright LB
48 Gary Young DL
49 Greg Button OLB
50 Alonzo Melton OL
51 David Erickson OL
52 Adam Langan OL
53 Sam Graff ILB
54 Max Dibble ILB/DL
55 Jesse Hein OL
56 Ethan Supler ILB
59 Wayne Paulus DL
60 Mitchell Elbe DL
62 Matt Coen-Tuff OL
63 Brett DeLange OL
64 Jordan Oien OL
65 William Slade OL
66 Benjamin Johnson OL
67 Tyler Abrahamson OL
68 Reed Hendrickson OLB
69 Kevin Longtin DL
70 Alexander Lutton OL
71 Chris Ostby OL
73 Dustin Dowd OL
74 Nick Chiono OL
76 Dylan Peterson OL
78 Matthew Valentine OL
79 Alex Berge DL
80 Matt Gandrud WR
81 Austin Goettlicher WR
82 Dexter Taylor Jr. WR
83 Josh Malone WR
84 Jordan Noskowiak TE
85 Matthew Summers WR
86 Nick Moore TE
87 Garrett Lee TE
88 Brian Leonhardt TE
89 Derek Schofield OLB/OL
90 J.J. Reinke DL
91 Dan Kiebler DL
92 Mario Stephens DL
93 Kaleb Torgerson FB
94 Tyler Dustman P/K
95 Matthew Shaver DL
96 Adam Shavlick DL
97 Brett Gehring DL
98 Bryan Syrstad DL
99 Nathan Adams DL
Zach DeClusin WR
Chris Moore RB
Zach Wicker DL
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Evan Olson

#3 Evan Olson

HOMETOWN Bemidji, Minn. (Bemidji HS)

2014 (Sr): Played in 10 games as a fullback... Had 40 yards receiving on three receptions including a career long 24 yard touchdwon reception at Wayne State (Sept. 6).

2013 (Jr): Played in nine games with six starts at inside linebacker… Compiled 38 tackles (13 solo)… His 25 assisted tackles ranked eighth on the squad… Posted two tackles for loss (-7 yards) and two sacks (-4 yards).... Posted five or more tackles four times… Recorded a career-high eight tackles (two solo) versus No. 7 Minnesota Duluth (Oct. 26)… Posted seven tackles (all assisted for a career-best) with a half tackle for loss (-2 yards) against Concordia-St. Paul (Sept. 14)… Compiled five tackles (one solo) and his first-career sack (-4 yards) at Augustana (Sept. 21)… Posted a career-best four solo tackles and a total of five tackles in first-career start at Winona State (Sept. 5).

2012 (So): Played in 10 games as a reserve linebacker and on special teams... Recorded two tackles.

2011 (Fr): Played in 10 games at linebacker and on special teams... Totaled six tackles (three solo), with one coming on kickoff coverage... Posted a half tackle for loss and forced a fumble... Made one tackle in collegiate debut against Minot State (Aug. 25)... Totaled two tackles, including one for loss against MSU Moorhead (Oct. 15)... Tallied a season-high two solo tackles and forced a fumble at Upper Iowa (Oct. 1).

2010 (RS): Sat out entire season as a redshirt.

Prior to BSU: A two-sport athlete at Bemidji High School, Evan Olson was a three-year starter for the Lumberjack football team and captained the team during his final two seasons... Was an all-section linebacker as a senior leading BHS to its first Class AAAA Section 7 Championship since 2000... Last fall earned the Golden Helmet Award, annually given to Bemidji High School’s hardest hitting player... Was the recipient of the 2009 Lumberjack Award distinguishing him as the most dedicated player... Totaled 400 tackles as a prep and finished his senior season ranked second in the state with 173 stops... Helped lead the reemergence of the BHS football program helping the team to its first winning season in 10 years and its first playoff victory since 2000... A two-way player for the Lumberjacks, Olson once posted 104 rushing yards in the same game he collected 22 tackles, with four coming for a loss... Active on the wrestling team, Olson is a two-time captain... He also garnered all-state credentials as a junior... Olson stands as the first BHS scholarship player to sign a National Letter of Intent at Bemidji State since Anthony Acosta committed in the spring of 2002 and began his BSU football career in 2003 and follows a long line of record-setting Bemidji High School grads to play for the Beavers such as Eddie Acosta and Ryan Welle.

Personal: Bemidji native is the son of Sheldon and LaRae Olson…Born July 17, 1991... Olson will be majoring in Sports Management with a minor in Business Administration.

Career Highs: Receptions: 1 at Wayne State (9/6/14) and vs Minot State (10/18/14) and at Minnesota Duluth (10/25/14); Receiving Yards: 24 at Wayne State (9/6/14); Receiving Touchdowns: 1 at Wayne State (9/6/14); Reception Long: 24 at Wayne State (9/6/14); Tackles: 8 vs Minnesota Duluth (10/26/13); Solo Tackles: 4 at Winona State (9/5/13); Assisted Tackles: 7 vs Concordia-St. Paul (9/14/13); TFL: 1.0 at Augustana (9/21/13); Sacks: 1 at Augustana (9/21/13) and at MSU Moorhead (11/9/13); Interceptions: none; PBU: none; Fumble: 1 foreced at Upper Iowa (10/1/11).