#4 John Vogeler
|HOMETOWN||Alexandria, Minn. (Jefferson HS)|
2018 (Sr.): 2018 NSIC North Division All-Conference Second Team...Played in 11 games in his final season for the Beavers... Recorded 44 total tackles with 29 solo and 15 assisted tackles... Earned NSIC Defensive Player of the Week (Oct. 29)... Secured a spot on the NSIC All-Conference Second Team... Set a season high in tackles with seven tackles against MSU Moorhead (Nov. 3)... Vogeler intercepted four passes on the season for 58 yards and one was returned for a touchdown... Recorded two interceptions against St. Cloud State (Oct. 27)... Totaled 3 pass breakups on the season... Set a career high in kick return yardage on the season with 84 total return yards and averaged 21 yards per return... Finished career as BSU's all-time leader with four interceptions returned for touchdowns... Following the season Voegler particiapted in the University of Minnesota Pro Day and got an invite to the Minnesota Vikings' Rookie Mini Camps... Signed to a free agent contract with the Ottawa Redblacks of the CFL May 25, 2019.
2017 (Jr.): 2017 NSIC North Division All-Conference First Team Defense... 2017 D2CCA Football All-Super Region Four First Team Defense... Don Hansen All-Super Region Three Second Team... Played in all 11 games during his redshirt junior season as a Beaver... Led the Gang Green defense with five interceptions for 121 yards and three touchdowns... Totaled 46 tackles including 28 solo tackles, broke up six passes and deflected 11... Recorded career highs in nearly every category including 13 tackles at Augustana (Sept. 16), two interceptions vs Concordia-St. Paul (Setp. 9) and a career long 72 interception return vs Concordia-St. Paul (Sept. 9).
2016 (So.): Played in 10 games as a redshirt sophomore for the Beavers... Totaled 9 solo tackles and 2 assisted tackles for the season... Had a career high 4 solo tackles vs Minot State (Oct. 15)... He blocked one kick vs Norther State (Oct. 8) and broke up one pass vs Minnesota Crookston (Nov. 12)... Was part of the 2016 Mineral Water Bowl championship team where the Beavers beat Washburn 36-23, being the first team in program history to win a post-season game.
2015 (R-Fr.): Played in nine games as a redshirt freshman for the Beavers… Had a total of nine tackles on the season, seven of them solo tackles… Had a season-high five tackles at Minnesota Crookston (Oct. 10)… Recorded one pass breakup at Concordia-St. Paul (Sept. 26).
2014 (Fr): Sat out as a redshirt athlete.
Prior to BSU: Named All-Class 8AAAA as a senior at Jefferson High School... Honored as an All-Central Lakes Conference Team member as a junior and a senior… Awarded CLC Player of the Week three times… Named most valuable offensive back in 2012… Team captain as a junior and senior… Earned three varsity letters on the football and basketball teams, while also earning a letter on the Cardinals’ golf team… Named all-conference on the hardwood as a junior… A Silver Honor Roll (3.0+) member.
Personal: Born May 17, 1995… Son of Bill and Julie Vogeler… Proposed business major at Bemidji State… Father, Bill, played four years of football at Upper Iowa University… Mom, Julie, played basketball at Minnesota State University, Mankato for one season.
Career Highs: Total Tackles: 13 at Augustana (9/16/17); Solo Tackles: 9 Augustana (9/16/17); Assisted Tackles: 5 vs Minnesota State (10/20/18); PBU: 2 (x3) last vs Minnesota State (10/20/18); Kicks Blocked: 1 vs Northern State (10/8/16); TFL: 1 (x3) last vs Minot State (11/10/18); Interceptions: 2 (x2) last at St. Cloud State (10/27/18); Interception Yards: 72 vs Concordia-St. Paul (9/9/17); Kick Returns: 2 at St. Cloud State (10/27/18); Kick Return Yards: 40 at St. Cloud State (10/27/18); Kick Return Long: 26 at Minnesota Duluth (9/22/18).