1997 Bethel College Football Roster   See Also Depth Chart |

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Name, Pos, Ht, Wt, Yr, Hometown
1  Seth Olson, K, 6-2, 205, FR,Bloomington, MN
2  Ben Geisler, LB, 6-0, 200, JR, Coon Rapids, MN
3  Josh Miller, WR, 5-10, 165, JR, Columbia Heights, MN
4  Ryan Carlson, DB, 5-11, 183, JR, Wadena, MN
5  Kirk Midthun, DB, 6-0, 188, SO, Dodge Center, MN
6  Joe Persuitti, QB, 6-4, 201, FR, Mounds View, MN
7  Chad Krupa, DB, 5-6, 145, JR, Des Plaines, IL
8  Cory Holte, DB, 6-0, 175, JR, Glenwood, MN
9  Aaron Redman, DB, 5-11, 180, JR, Plymouth, MN
10 Jason Hetland, DB, 5-10, 175, FR, Osakis, MN
11 Paul Olson, DB, 6-0, 180, FR, Becker, MN
12 Matt Lundeen, QB, 6-0, 181, SR, Becker, MN
13 Andy Lutz, QB, 6-1, 170, SO, Willmar, MN
14 Aaron Schmeling, QB, 5-11, 160, FR, Buffalo, MN
15 Harrison Hanson, DB, 5-10, 155, FR, Long Prarie, MN
16 Hokan Bengston, TE, 6-2, 222, JR, Northfield, MN
17 Andy Smith, DB, 5-8, 175, SO, Big Lake, MN
18 Dave Kaihoi, WR, 6-0, 181, SO, Willmar, MN
19 Dave Hendel, LB, 6-1, 214, JR, Eau Claire, WI
20 Sam Anderson, DB, 5-10, 170, FR, Slayton, MN
21 Jeff Eklund, WR, 6-1, 193, SO, Braham, MN
22 Eric Runyan, WR, 6-0, 180, JR, Verndale, MN
23 Ernest Draper, DB, 5-8, 165, SR, Rochester, MN
24 Nate Osterberg, DB, 6-0, 175, JR, Mayer, MN
25 Andrew Linn, FB, 5-11, 210, SR, Fosston, MN
26 Ben Matthews, WR, 6-2, 180, SO, Milaca, MN
27 Kris Collins, DB, 6-1, 180, FR, Alexandria, MN
28 Greg Picker, WR, 6-0, 170, FR, Rochester, MN
29 Jon Harris, DB  5-9, 165, So. New Brighton, MN
31 Tony Barthel, LB, 6-1, 185, JR, Monticello, MN
32 Tom Kolarsky, TB, 5-8, 171, JR, Brainerd, MN
33 Josh Savageau, TB, 5-11, 173, FR, Blaine, MN
34 Matt Chambers, TB, 6-1, 225, JR, Eagan, MN
35 Nate Carlson, DB, 5-11, 180, SR, Cambridge, MN
36 Corey Houger, TB, 6-0, 213, SR, Colorado Springs, CO
37 Dave Dickman, TB, 5-10, 173, SO, Black River Falls, WI
38 Kevin Linn, DB, 5-8, 158, SO, Fosston, MN
39 Jared Gustafson, DB, 6-1, 176,SO, Lino Lakes, MN
40 David Folden, DB, 5-10, 175, JR, Fergus Falls, MN
41 Matt Tembreull, LB, 5-11, 178, SO, Centerville, MN
42 Brett Brodeen, RB, 5-10, 188, Fr. Gladstone, MI
44 Josh Nyquist, LB, 6-1, 222, SR, Cokato, MN
45 Ryan Ruisch, TE, 6-2, 220, FR, Johnston, IA
47 Kip Peterson, TB, 5-11, 185, FR, Long Prarie, MN
48 Aaron Ferrier, DT, 6-0, 244, JR, Lapeer, MI
49 Andy Peterman, LB, 6-3, 223,SR, Anoka, MN
50 Dan Engelhart, DT, 5-9, 225, SO, Marshfield, WI
52 Jeff Hill, LB, 5-11, 210, FR, Evergreen, CO
53 Eric Swan, OG, 5-10, 220, SO, Buffalo Grove, IL
54 Matt Rust, DE, 6-1, 215,SR, Luverne, MN
55 Charlie Appel, OT, 6-0, 252, SR, Blaine, MN
56 Dave Amelsberg, LB, 6-3, 200, SO, Forest City, IA
57 Craig Person, DE, 6-0, 228, JR, Braham, MN
58 Matt Shirkey, OT, 6-3, 260, SO, Minnewaska, MN
59 Jermaine Burgoon, OT, 6-0, 260, JR, Centerville, MN
60 Mike Widen, OC, 5-10, 230, FR, Woodbury, MN
61 Nick Dillner, OC, 6-0, 222, SR, Orono, MN
64 Ryan Lindaman, OC, 5-9, 206, SO, Osseo, MN
65 Ben Gusick, OG, 6-0, 260, FR, Green Bay, WI
66 Don Bergeson, OT, 6-2, 265, SO, Lino Lakes, MN
67 Nate Opsata, DT, 6-3, 207, JR, Luverne, MN
70 John Prinzing, DL, 5-11, 220, FR, Stewartville, MN
71 Tom Houle, DE, 6-0, 185, FR, Chisago Lakes, MN
72 Ryan Kooy, DT, 6-2, 235, FR, Willmar, MN
73 Chris Ervasit, OT, 6-0, 270, FR, Bloomington, MN
74 Mark Donaldson, DT, 6-3, 240, FR, Burlington, IA
75 Shawn Hamilton, DT, 6-3, 230, SO, Bemidji, MN
76 Shawn DeLong, OT, 6-2, 270, FR, Elk River, MN
77 Chad Richards, OG, 6-3, 243, SR, Conrad, MT
79 Chico Rowland, DT, 6-3, 257, SO, Minneapolis, MN
80 Jeremy Belisle, WR, 6-3, 197, SO, Big Lake, MN
83 Rory Nebbin, WR, 6-0, 170, FR, Becker, MN
84 Adam Finch, WR, 6-0, 174, FR, Long Prarie, MN
85 Jeff  Kilpatrick, WR, 6-5, 200, FR, Canada
86 Dave Johnson, DE, 6-2, 222, SR, Cokato, MN
87 Mike Hendel, TE, 6-3, 210, FR, Eau Claire, WI
88 Eric Carlson, WR, 6-3, 185, FR, Wadena, MN
89 Luke Carlson, DE, 6-4, 218, SO, St. Paul, MN
90 Dan Porta, DE, 6-2, 220, FR, Eden Prarie, MN
91 Pete Mellema, DT, 6-4, 228, SO, Willmar, MN
93 Chris Tebow, DE, 6-0, 195, SR, Eagan, MN
94 Ryan Schroeder, LB, 5-11,178, FR., Alexandria, MN
95 Josh Schleuter, LB, 6-0, 224, SO, Hutchinson, MN
96 Hugh Brown, TE, 6-0, 200, FR, Minneapolis, MN
97 Chris Kluttz, DT, 6-2, 265,SR, Concord, NC
98 Jeff Bormes, LB, 6-0,193, FR, Bloomington, MN
99 Dan  Richards, LB, 6-2, 220, FR, Bloomington, MN

Head Coach/Offensive Line:  Steve Johnson
Defensive Coordinator/Linebackers:  Mike Plinske
Offensive Coordinator/Quarterbacks:  Chris Meidt
Defensive Backs:  Don Roberts, Pete Aus
Defensive Line: Scott Hisken, Jim Hafar
Wide Receivers:  Greg Peterson
Running Backs:  Trent Anderson
Tight Ends:  Ryan  Johnson

Concordia Football 1997 | Bethel Preview |

BETHEL DEPTH CHART 9/24/97   See also Complete Roster
OFFENSE
QB #12 Matt Lundeen  Sr.(6-0,180)
   #13  Andy Lutz  So.(6-1,170)
TB #36 Corey Houger  Sr.(6-0,221)
   #37 Dave Dickman  So.5-10,187)
   #34 Matt Chambers  Jr.6-1,231)
FB #25 Andy Linn  Sr.(5-11, 211)
   #19 Dave Hendel  Jr.(6-1,192)
RT #79  Chico Rowland  So.(6-3, 259)
   #58 Matt Shirkey  So.(6-3,264)
RG #77 Chad Richards  Jr.(6-3,242)
   #74 Mark Donaldson  Fr.(6-3,260)
C  #61 Nick Dillner Sr. (5-11,226)
   #53 Eric Swann  So.(5-10,238)
LG #65 Ben Gusick Fr. (6-0,257)
   #55 Charlie Appel Sr. (6-0,254)
LT #59 Jeramie Burgoon Jr. (6-0,266)
   #73 Chris Ervasti Fr. (6-0,302)
TE #16 Hokan Bengston Jr. (6-2,217)
   #45 Ryan Ruisch Fr. (6-2,218)
WR #22 Eric Runyan Jr. (6-1,187)
   #88 Eric Carlson Fr. (6-3,178)
WR #80 Jeremy Belisle So. (6-0,192)
   #18 Dave Kaihoi So. (6-0,181)

DEFENSE
DE  #86 Dave Johnson Sr. (6-2,222)
    #91 Pete Mellema So. (6-4,234)
DT  #97 Chris Kluttz Sr. (6-2,248)
    #75 Shawn Hamilton So. (6-3,255)
DT  #48 Aaron Ferrier Jr. (6-0,241)
    #50 Dan Engelhart So. (5-9,230)
DE  #54 Matt Rust Sr. (6-1,235)
    #90 Dan Porta Fr. (6-2,225)
OLB #49 Andy Peterman Sr. (6-3,232)
    #56 Dave Amelsberg So. (6-3,212)
MLB #44 Josh Nyquist Sr. (6-1,230)
    #72 Ryan Kooy Fr. (6-2,240)
OLB #2 Ben Geisler Jr. (6-0,201)
    #31 Tony Barthel Jr. (6-1,191)
CB  #4 Ryan Carlson Jr. (5-11,178)
    #9 Aaron Redman Jr. (5-11,177)
CB  #27 Kris Collins Fr. (6-1,186)
    #35 Nate Carlson Sr. (5-11,180)
FS  #5 Kirk Midthun So. (6-0.200)
    #24 Nate Osterberg Jr. (6-0,175)
SS  #8 Cory Holte Jr. (6-0,178)
    #39 Jared Gustafson So. (6-1,187)
    #45 Ryan Ruisch Fr. (6-2,218
 
 
Punter:#16 Hokan Bengston
Kicker:#1  Seth Olson
Kick Returner: #33 Josh Savageau *Josh Savageau has been wearing #43 in
our home games because of a mixup with our jerseys
Punt returners:#5 Kirk Midthun and #8 Cory Holte
 

 
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