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Kyle Himmelwright
Kyle Himmelwright
2008-09 Football
Kyle Himmelwright

2008: Started all 11 games for the Brown and Gold ... finished third on the team with 55 tackles, including a team-best 38 solos ... registered eight tackles in a game three times on the season ... picked off two passes at Campbell ... recorded two tackles for loss both against Concordia (Wis.) and Butler ... recovered a fumble against Marian (Ind.) ... named team’s Defensive Player of the Week for the Marian (Ind.) and Campbell games ... named to the Pioneer Football League Fall Academic Honor Roll.

2007: Started 10 games for the Crusaders ... earned Honorable Mention All-Pioneer Football League honors ... named the PFL’s Defensive Player of the Week on September 17 following the Kalamazoo game ... had 11 tackles, including 10 solos, and two interceptions at Kalamazoo ... tallied 10 stops at Marian (Ind.) ... had two tackles for loss at Jacksonville ... finished fourth on the team with 56 tackles ... returned three kickoffs, including one for 20 yards, in the opener against Saint Francis (Ill.) ... tied for the team lead with five pass breakups on the season ... named team’s co-Defensive Player of the Week for the Jacksonville game.

2006: Started the first six games of the year before suffering a season-ending injury ... made a season-high seven tackles, including five solos against Trinity International ... made five stops and had first collegiate interception at Morehead State ... registered tackles for loss against Wisconsin Lutheran and Drake ... forced a fumble against Trinity International ... returned 13 kickoffs for a 26.4 yard return average, including a long of 45 at Morehead State ... returned 17 punts for a 9.6 yard average ... named team’s Special Teams Player of the Week against Morehead State.
2005: Sat out the season as a redshirt ... named Offensive Scout Team Player of the Week for the Aurora game.  

Prep: A four-year letterwinner for the Zephyrs ... served as a team captain and named team Most Valuable Player as a senior.  

Personal: Kyle is the son of Allen and Patricia Himmelwright ... major is business management ... born May 30, 1987.