Football Records

The Rushing Game

*Through 2012 Season

Top Leading Rushers (Career)
Player Yards Years
1. Tom Dahlberg 3315 1969-72
2. Mike Schumacher 3236 87-90
3. Ron Straka 3071 77-80
4. Andy Traetow 2791 2000-02
5. Travis Prunty 2750 96-99
6. Brian Brekke 2556 91-94
7. Jay Schoenebeck 2471 76-79
8. Don Housken 2279 52-55
9. Kevin Grussing 2146 92-95
10. Scott Anderson 2079 88-91
11. Jeffrey Dubose 1960 2010-P
12. Mitch Anderson 1872 04-07
13. Jim Alexander 1825 80-83
14. Jim Alker 1613 74-77
15. Tim Schwartz 1599 86-89
16. Drew Stifter 1552 02-05
17. Roger Carlson 1396 52-53
18. Mike Dille 1388 81-84
19. Jeff Seamans 1371 94-97
20. Dan Doshen 1300 71-73
Most Carries in a Career
Player Carries Years
1. Tom Dahlberg 789 69-72
2. Travis Prunty 591 96-99
3. Mike Schumacher 553 87-90
4. Brian Brekke 532 91-94
5. Andy Traetow 501 2000-02
6. Ron Straka 500 77-80
7. Brad Baker 437 76-79
8. Mitch Anderson 431 04-07
9. Jim Alker 425 74-77
Most Touchdowns in a Career
Player Touchdowns Years
1. Ron Straka 33 77-80
2. Jay Schoenebeck 31 76-79
3. Travis Prunty 30 96-99
4. Andy Traetow 28 2000-02
5. Mike Schumacher 27 87-90
5. Tom Dahlberg 27 69-72
Best Average per Carry (Career)
Player Avg. Years
1. Ron Straka 6.1 77-80
2. Scott Anderson 5.9 88-91
Jay Schoenebeck 5.9 76-79
4. Mike Schumacher 5.85 87-90
5. Mark Skoog 5.5 59-60
Most 200+ Rushing Games in a Career
Player Games Years
Andy Traetow 3 99-02
Jay Schoenebeck 2 76-79
Kevin Grussing 2 92-94
Most 100+ Rushing Games in a Career
Player Games Years
Brian Brekke 14 91-94
Most Rushing Yards in a Season
Player Rushing Yards Year
Andy Traetow 1233 2002
Best Rushing Average in a Season (min-100 carries)
Player Average Year
Mike Schumacher 8.31 1987
Most Touchdowns in a Season
Player Touchdowns Year
Travis Prunty 17 1999
Most Carries in a Season
Player Carries Year
Tom Dahlberg 245 1970
Most Yards Rushing In a Game
Player Opponent Yards Year
Ray Wilson Augsburg 258 2008
Most Carries In a Game
Player Opponent Carries Year
Craig Bitter Bethel 37 1981
Brian Brekke St. Thomas 37 1994
Most 100+ Yard Games In a Season
Player Games Year
Kevin Grussing 7 1993
Brian Brekke 7 1994
Highest Average Per Carry in a Game
100+ Yards (min. 5 carries)
Player Opponent Avg Year
Ron Straka Nat'l Polytech 32.25 1979
Highest Average per Carry in a Game
200+ Yards (min. 5 carries)
Player Opponent Avg Year
Andy Traetow Carleton 11.7 2002
*200 Yard Rushing Games
Player vs. Opponent Yds. Year
Ray Wilson Augsburg 258 2008
Andy Traetow Hamline 252 2002
Jay Schoenebeck Macalester 239 1979
Jay Schoenebeck St. John's 236 1979
Jeff Seamans St. Olaf 231 1996
Brian Brekke St. Thomas 229 1994
Kevin Grussing St. Olaf 223 1993
Mike Schumacher Macalester 217 1990
Kevin Grussing Macalester 210 1993
Andy Traetow Carleton 210 2002
Ron Straka St. John's 209 1980
Andy Traetow Concordia 209 2001
Tom Dahlberg UM-Duluth 208 1970
Jeffrey Dubose Hamline 202 2010
*100 Yard Rushing Games (since 1970)
Player vs. Opponent Yds. Year
Muresuk Mena St. Olaf 198 2012
Andy Traetow Augsburg 192 2002
Ron Straka St. John's 184 1979
Lucas Armstrong Northwestern 180 2010
Andy Traetow Trinity 179 2001
Brian Brekke Bethel 171 1994
Scott Anderson Augsburg 167 1990
Kevin Grussing Carleton 166 1993
Tom Dahlberg Macalester 161 1970
Tom Dahlberg St. Thomas 160 1970
Andy Traetow St. Olaf 157 2001
Mike Schumacher Augsburg 157 1987
Kendrick Hall Augsburg 155 2009
Mike Schumacher Carleton 154 1990
Travis Prunty Concordia 154 1998
Jeff Seamans Macalester 152 1997
Rick Straka Macalester 150 1982
Mitch Anderson Macalester 150 2007
Tom Dahlberg UM-Duluth 148 1971
Jeffrey Dubose Hamline 148 2011
Craig Bitter Bethel 146 1981
Tom Dahlberg Youngstown 145 1969
Jay Schoenebeck St. Thomas 145 1977
Scott Anderson Carleton 144 1991
Scott Anderson St. Thomas 143 1990
Jeffrey Dubose Carleton 143 2012
Craig Bitter UW-LaCrosse 142 1981
Brian Brekke Concordia 142 1992
Mitch Anderson Willamette 142 2007
Brian Brekke Macalester 141 1992
Mike Schumacher Concordia 135 1987
Tom Dahlberg Hamline 134 1970
Scott Anderson Macalester 134 1990
Travis Prunty Macalester 133 1996
Brian Brekke Hamline 132 1994
Sedrick Hawkins St. Olaf 131 1994
Jeffrey Dubose Hamline 131 2012
Ron Straka Nat'l Polytech 129 1979
Jim Alexander Bethel 129 1983
Mike Dille Carleton 127 1983
Steve Harstad Augsburg 127 1986
Ron Straka St. Thomas 127 1977
Kevin Grussing Augsburg 126 1993
Mitch Anderson Hamline 126 2007
Bill Vincent Hamline 124 1975
Travis Prunty Carleton 124 1998
Ray Wilson Macalester 124 2006
Jim Alexander UW-Stout 123 1983
Travis Prunty St. John’s 123 1996
Scott Anderson Macalester 122 1991
Brian Brekke St. John's 122 1994
Jim Alker St. Thomas 121 1975
Ron Straka Hamline 121 1980
Mike Dille Hamline 120 1982
Kendrick Hall Hamline 120 2009
Tim Schwartz UW-Stout 120 1988
Tom Dahlberg Concordia 119 1972
Jeffrey Dubose Simpson 119 2012
Brian Brekke St. Olaf 118 1994
Marty Vandree UM-Duluth 117 1970
Travis Prunty St. Olaf 117 1998
Mitch Anderson St. Thomas 117 2007
Jim Alker St. Thomas 116 1977
Craig Bitter Nat'l Polytech 116 1979
Ron Straka UW-LaCrosse 116 1980
Craig Bitter Macalester 116 1981
Mitch Anderson Macalester 116 2006
Mitch Anderson Augsburg 116 2007
Muresuk Mena Hamline 116 2012
Dan Doshen Concordia 115 1972
Mike Schumacher Concordia 115 1987
Scott Anderson St. Olaf 114 1991
Jeffrey Dubose St. Olaf 114 2012
Travis Prunty Bethel 111 1998
Jim Alexander Macalester 110 1981
Brian Brekke Carleton 110 1993
Andy Traetow Macalester 110 2001
Travis Prunty Augsburg 110 1998
Ron Straka Macalester 109 1978
John Moynihan Bethel 109 1980
Andy Traetow St. Thomas 109 2002
Jim Alexander St. John's 108 1981
Neal Hagberg Macalester 108 1981
Mike Dille St. John's 108 1984
Mike Schumacher Bethel 108 1990
Scott Anderson Concordia 108 1991
Curt Swenson Bethel 108 1993
Ron Straka Augsburg 107 1979
Jim Alexander St. Olaf 107 1981
Mike Dille St.Olaf 107 1984
Kevin Grussing Hamline 107 1993
Jeffrey Dubose Concordia 107 2010
Ron Straka Winona St. 106 1980
Tim Schwartz Bethel 106 1986
Mike Schumacher Bethel 106 1987
Mike Schumacher St. Olaf 106 1989
Tim Alberts Concordia 106 1991
Kevin Grussing Bethel 106 1993
Ron Straka Bethel 105 1978
Jim Bjork Bethel 105 1979
Ron Straka Macalester 105 1980
Jeff Seamans Colorado College 105 1997
Ryan Britz Bethel 105 1998
Brian Brekke Augsburg 104 1992
Tom Dahlberg UM-Duluth 103 1971
Jim Alexander St. Olaf 103 1983
Tim Schwartz St. Olaf 103 1989
Brian Brekke Augsburg 103 1994
Jeff Seamans Colorado College 103 1996
Andy Traetow Alma 103 2002
Adam Lukes Carleton 103 2007
Brad Baker Macalester 102 1976
Marc Illies Macalester 102 1984
Brian Brekke Carleton 102 1992
Kevin Grussing Concordia 102 1993
Sedrick Hawkins St. John's 102 1994
Andy Traetow St. Thomas 102 2001
Brian Brekke Concordia 101 1993
Brian Brekke Macalester 101 1994
Ryan Wangen Martin Luther 101 1998
Andy Traetow St. Olaf 101 2000
Jim Alexander Hamline 100 1981
Mike Schumacher St. Thomas 100 1989
Mike Schumacher St. Olaf 100 1990
Brian Brekke St. Olaf 100 1992