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3/07 2002 Concordia Football Schedule Now Online.

12/10 Cobber Postseason Team Awards Announced:
2002 Captains - Ryan Hebrink (So., Sacred Heart, Minn.), Jake Olson (Jr., Crookston, Minn.), Brian Westby (Jr., Spicer, Minn.), Josh Vickerman (Jr., Alexandria, Minn.)
Team MVP - Ryan Hebrink
Most Valuable Offensive Lineman - Mark Haugen (Sr., Moorhead, Minn.)
Most Valuable Offensive Back - Joel Ferrie (Sr., Moorhead, Minn.), Bobby Clark (So., Seeley Lake, Mont.)
Most Valuable Defensive Lineman - Ben Holm (Sr., Gillette, Wyom.), Derek Flann (Jr., Lake Lillian, Minn.)
Most Valuable Defensive Back - Travis Olson (Sr., Hawley, Minn.)
Most Valuable Special Teams Player - Bobby Clark
Coaches Award (True Grit Award) - Eric Hanson (Jr., Glyndon, Minn.)
Scout Team MVP - Chris Lebsock (Jr., Billings, Mont.)

11/19  Four Cobbers Named First Team All-MIAC.
          | Complete Details on MIAC All-Conference Teams
Return Specialist Bobby Clark (Seeley Lake, Mont.) led a group of four Concordia players that was named to the All-MIAC First Team.

Bobby Clark (So., Seeley Lake, Mont.), Mark Haugen (Sr., Moorhead, Minn.), Ryan Hebrink (So., Sacred Heart, Minn.), Ben Holm (Sr., Gillette, Wyom.) were all named to the MIAC All-Conference First Team. 

Clark led the league in punt return yards, and for the season averaged 14.3 yards per return. Haugen is a four-year starter on the offensive line. Hebrink won the starting quarterback position this season and led the team in scoring and total offense. His completion rate of 49.2 percent is the highest for a Cobber QB since 1998. Holm was a pivotal member of the defensive line. He had 20.5 tackles on the year.

Other Cobber players who received postseason honors included Joel Ferrie (Sr., Moorhead, Minn.),  Derek Flann (Jr., Lake Lillian, Minn.) and Travis Olson (Sr., Hawley, Minn.) as members of the All-MIAC second team. 
Barry Bennett (Sr., Long Prairie, Minn.), Jeff Hertel (Sr., Fargo, N.Dak.),
Shane Satterlee (Jr., Litchfield, Minn.) and Mac Strait (So., Baker, Mont.) were named to the All-MIAC honorable mention team. 

11/09 Concordia Rolls Past Augsburg 33-3.
          | Scoring Summary | Box Score | Play by Play |

11/03 Concordia is Passed Over by St. John's 28-14.
| Scoring Summary | Box Score | Play by Play | Action Picture Page |

10/27 Concordia Runs Past Carleton 35-0.
          | Scoring Summary | Box Score | Play by Play |

10/20 Concordia Loses Thriller to St. Olaf 34-33.
          | Scoring Summary | Box Score | Game Summary |

10/13 Cobbers Blown Away by Bethel 48-14.
| Box Score | Scoring Summary | Play-by-Play | Action Picture Page

10/06 Cobbers Start Slow, Run to 25-7 Victory Over Hamline.
         | Scoring Summary | Box Score |

10/05 The Concordian, Concordia taken down by Gustavus
         by Blair Sander - Sports Editor 

9/29 Concordia Falls to Gustavus 42-28 in High Scoring Affair.
| Box Score | Scoring Summary | Play-by-Play | Action Picture Page

9/22 Concordia Rushes Past Macalester 35-12 in Storm-Filled Game.
| Box Score | Scoring Summary | Play-by-Play |

9/21 The Concordian, Cobbers lose close game to Tommies
        By Blair Sander - Sports Editor 

9/15 Cobbers Lose Offensive Thriller to St. Thomas 38-35.
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9/14 The ConcordianCobbers win Power Bowl III
        by Blair Sander - Sports Editor 

9/08 Concordia Stops MSU-Moorhead 18-10 in Power Bowl III.
       | Game Story | Box Score | Play-by-Play |

9/07 The Concordian, New football coach ready to take field
        by Blair Sander - Sports Editor 

8/21 Mike McFeeley's Fargo Forum Article on Coach Terry Horan.

8/21 Fargo Forum Article on Concordia Football.

8/16  Roster Update That Includes First Year Players is Now Posted.

8/16 Concordia Football Preview 2001
The 2001 edition of the Concordia football team will have a decidedly new look when it takes the field.

The biggest change will be on the sidelines where first-year head coach Terry Horan will be the holder of the torch of coaching tradition at Concordia. An honor that was handed to him when long time coach Jim Christopherson retired last year after 32 years at the helm. Horan is only the third coach the school has employed in the past 60 years. 

Horan faces an uphill task in his first year, as he inherits a team that went 4-6 in 2000 and only has 11 total starters returning from that team. He will have to fill holes in both lines and also the offensive backfield, while trying to bring his own style of coaching to a program that has never had two losing seasons in a row since the late 1940's. 

The cupboards are not all bare, as the team has several players that filled supporting roles the past few seasons that are waiting to step into a starring position. Among those that are capable of making an impact are four solid lineman. On the offensive line, returning starters Mark Haugen (Sr., Moorhead, Minn.) and Eric Emmerich (Sr., Princeton, Minn.) will offer size at the tackle spots, while defensive tackles Ben Holm (Sr., Gillette, Wyom.) and Derek Flann (Lake Lillian, Minn.) will anchor the defensive front four. 

Another group of four players will also be the key to the Cobbers success in 2001. Offensively the team is hoping for big years from returning quarterback Jeff Hertel (Sr., Fargo, N. Dak.) and wide receiver Raleigh Schmidt (Sr., Tracy, Minn.). Two other defensive players have the capabiltiy to be standouts, they are Travis Olson (Sr., Hawley, Minn.) who will be switched to linebacker this year and returning cornerback Josh Vickerman (Jr., Alexandria, Minn.). 

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8/07 Concordia Announces Football Media Day. 
The 2001 football media day will be on Monday, August 20th @ 10:00 am.

7/12 Insurance, Returning Athlete, & 1st Year Participation Forms are Now Online.

7/10 KRCQ - Real Country 102 - to Broadcast all Football Games.
Concordia College is proud to announce an agreement with radio station KRCQ - Real Country 102- to broadcast all ten football games during the 2001 season. Long time Concordia sports broadcaster Larry Knutson will continue to serve as the play-by-play announcer for all ten games. 

3/27 Schedules are Now Online for Concordia and MIAC

 

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