Football 1983 Archive

Overall: 6-4
MIAC: 5-4 (T-4th place)

1983 MIAC Final Standings
Team W L T
St. Thomas 9 0 0
St. John's 7 2 0
Hamline 6 3 0
GUSTAVUS 5 4 0
Macalester 5 4 0
Concordia 4 5 0
Augsburg 3 6 0
St. Olaf 3 6 0
Bethel 2 7 0
Carleton 1 8 0
1983 Final Results (6-4-0, 5-4-0)
GA Opponent
13 UW-Stout 6
36 Bethel 12
13 Hamline 7
6 St. Thomas 37
16 St. John’s 23
20 Carleton 17
20 Augsburg 21
17 St. Olaf 14
7 Macalester 10
24 Concordia 14
1983 Roster
Number Name Year Position Hometown
1 Jim O’Neill SR K Crystal, Minn.
2 Eric Lande JR QB Littleton, Colorado
3 Michael Capozzi JR DB Lake Forest, Illinois
4 Todd Krough SO DB Minnetonka, Minn.
5 Mac Ryerse FR K/P Edina, Minn.
6 David Nelson SO QB Atkinson, Illinois
8 Andy Mobeck SO DB Harris, Minn.
10 Marc Illies JR DB Mound, Minn.
12 Mark Lundquist FR QB St. Paul, Minn.
14 Tom Illies SO WR/P Mound, Minn.
15 Doug Burggraaff FR QB Bloomington, Minn.
17 Todd Rath FR QB Byron, Minn.
18 Rob Baker JR DT Blue Earth, Minn.
20 Scott Youngblom SR OLB St. Peter, Minn.
21 John McCally SO DB Rochester, Minn.
22 Todd Madigan FR RB St. Paul, Minn.
23 Kent Johnson SR ILB Sidney, Montana
24 Jeff Braun JR RB Meadowlands, Minn.
25 Jeff Pedersen SR DB St. Peter, Minn.
26 Steve Harstad FR RB Burnsville, Minn.
27 Kevin Dreier FR DB Owatonna, Minn.
28 Joel Pederson SO DB Amboy, Minn.
29 Jim Isaak SO DB Rosemount, Minn.
30 Eric Moleski FR DB Wayzata, Minn.
31 David Erlandson SR WR Fridley, Minn.
32 Rick Straka JR RB St. Peter, Minn.
33 David Gooding JR NG Roseville, Minn.
34 Larry Bodin SO RB/WR Superior, Wisc.
35 Scott Robinson SO RB Edina, Minn.
36 Cliff Landry FR DB Port Arthur, Texas
37 Tom Bjork SO OLB Rochester, Minn.
38 Mark Riggs FR RB Burnsville, Minn.
39 Jim Alexander SR RB Rochester, Minn.
40 Ron Nelson SR DB Mankato, Minn.
41 Brad Brubaker SO RB Grundy Center, Iowa
42 Alan Hughes SR RB St. Peter, Minn.
43 Rolf Erickson SR DB St. Louis Park, Minn.
44 Mark Saxon FR DB Alexandria, Minn.
45 Lee Fahrenz FR RB Rochester, Minn.
46 Randy Richert JR OLB Hartland, Wisc.
47 Tracy Bahl SR RB Faribault, Minn.
48 Mike Dille JR RB Minnetonka, Minn.
49 Terry Petersen SR ILB Belgrade, Minn.
50 Matt Hammerlund JR OL Maple Plain, Minn.
51 Scott Croonquist JR ILB Willmar, Minn.
52 Doug Magee FR OLB Lyle, Minn.
53 Thor Raarup SO OL Minnetonka, Minn.
54 Mark Lantz JR ILB Lake Crystal, Minn.
55 Chuck Day SO OG Creve Coeur, Missouri
56 David Monchamp FR OL Maple Plain, Minn.
57 Mark Rodning JR OG Bloomington, Minn.
58 Scott Fritz JR OL Lino Lakes, Minn.
59 Tom Kern JR OL Mankato, Minn.
60 Turhan Gushiniere SO NG Chicago, Illinois
61 Matt Suby FR ILB Madison, Wisc.
62 Tom Dahl SR NG St. Paul, Minn.
63 Mark Johnson SR OT Gibbon, Minn.
64 Bill Bodin SO OL Washburn, Minn.
65 Dan Croonquist FR OL Willmar, Minn.
66 Michael Maki FR OL Long Lake, Minn.
67 Steve Dahl JR OL Mankato, Minn.
68 John Holmes SO NG Manitowoc, Wisc.
69 Phil Kalleberg SO OL Brooklyn Center, Minn.
70 Martin Johnson SO OT Buffalo, Minn.
71 Tim Robertson FR OG Burnsville, Minn.
72 Kurt Ploeger JR DT LeSueur, Minn.
73 Mike Jacobson FR ILB Becker, Minn.
77 Bill Belvedere SO OT/TE Edina, Minn.
78 Cameron Foster JR DT Plymouth, Wisc.
79 Ken Ericson SR DT Lawrenceville, New Jersey
80 Tom Peterson FR WR Duluth, Minn.
81 Lee Glenna FR OLB Lanesboro, Minn.
82 Jim Halvarson SR TE/P Mound, Minn.
83 Brian Hays SO ILB Rochester, Minn.
84 Jon Bode FR WR New Ulm, Minn.
85 Paul Sandbaken FR WR Golden Valley, Minn.
86 Dave Spiegler FR TE Waukon, Iowa
87 Paul Gesme FR TE Minnetonka, Minn.
88 Scott Fransen SO TE Eden Prairie, Minn.
89 Matt Von Eschen FR OLB Arlington, Minn.
92 David Burns SO OLB Chicago, Illinois
93 Gary Jeans SO ILB Forest Lake, Minn.
96 Craig Peterson SO OLB Windom, Minn.
98 Leo Jansen JR OLB St. Peter, Minn.
Head Coach: Dennis Raarup
Team Statistics
Rushing Gustavus Opponents
Carries 498 426
Yards gained rushing 1873 1364
Yards lost rushing 161 279
Net yards gained rushing 1712 1085
Ave. per game 171.2 108.5
TD’s 12 7
Passing
Attempts 230 233
Completions 90 88
Intercepted 18 17
Gain 1389 1422
Ave. per game 138.9 142.2
TD’s 10 13
Total Offense
Plays 728 659
Gain 3101 2507
Ave. per game 310.1 250.7
First Downs
Rushing 84 55
Passing 55 54
Penalty 10 7
Total 149 116
Scoring
Touchdown 22 20
PAT Kick 17-20 17-18
PAT Other 1-2 0-2
Field Goals 7-16 8-10
Safeties 0 0
Total Points 172 161
Ave. per game 17.2 16.1
Penalties
Number 44 51
Yards 366 470
Fumbles
Number 36 33
Lost 19 19
Interceptions
Number 17 18
Yards 86 89
TD’s 0 0
Punt Returns
Number 34 31
Yards 234 210
TD’s 0 0
Kickoff Returns
Number 29 32
Yards 488 661
TD’s 0 0
Punting
Number 67 75
Yards 2276 2581
Average 34.0 34.4
Blocked 1 2
Scoring/Quarters
First
Second
Third
Fourth
Total 172 161
Individual Statistics
Rushing Attempts Gain Loss Net Average TD
Jim Alexander 147 656 4 652 4.4 4
Jeff Braun 12 40 0 40 3.3 0
Mike Dille 140 577 17 560 4.0 5
David Gooding 1 0 1 -1 -1.0 0
Steve Harstad 2 1 1 0 0.0 0
Alan Hughes 37 115 6 109 2.9 0
Marc Illies 15 52 2 50 3.3 0
Eric Lande 56 85 125 -40 -0.7 1
David Nelson 1 0 2 -2 -2.0 0
Mark Riggs 1 1 0 1 1.0 0
Scott Robinson 10 37 0 37 3.7 1
Rick Straka 76 309 3 306 4.0 1
Passing Attempts Completed Interceptions Yards TD
Eric Lande 229 90 18 1389 10
David Nelson 1 0 0 0 0
Scoring TD’s Points PAT Kick Pat Other Field Goals
Jim O’Neill 38 17-20 7-16
Mike Dille 6 36
Jim Alexander 4 24
Rick Straka 4 24
Dave Spiegler 3 18
Marc Illies 2 12
Larry Bodin 1 6
Eric Lande 1 6
Scott Robinson 1 6
Jeff Pedersen 2 1-1
Pass Receiving Number Yards TD
Marc Illies 14 331 2
Rick Straka 15 212 3
Larry Bodin 9 195 1
Mike Dille 14 157 1
Dave Spiegler 14 129 3
Cliff Landry 7 127 0
Tom Illies 7 109 0
Jim Halvarson 5 65 0
Alan Hughes 2 26 0
Tracy Bahl 1 18 0
Craig Peterson 1 13 0
Jim Alexander 1 7 0
Interceptions Number Yards
Rolf Erickson 3 2
Jim Isaak 3 0
Michael Capozzi 2 31
Marc Illies 2 6
Mark Lantz 2 42
Scott Youngblom 2 -2
Leo Jansen 1 7
Jeff Pedersen 1 0
Todd Rath 1 0
Punting Number Yards Average Blocked
Steve Dahl 46 1639 35.6 0
Jim Halvarson 17 569 33.5 1
Tom Illies 3 68 22.7 0
Punt Returns Number Yards
Rick Straka 15 145
Marc Illies 13 46
Tom Illies 4 20
Steve Dahl 1 18
Mark Lundquist 1 5
Kickoff Returns Number Yards
Marc Illies 14 277
Jeff Pedersen 5 56
Tom Illies 1 42
Steve Harstad 2 38
Rick Straka 2 36
Cliff Landry 1 23
Larry Bodin 1 16