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Brian Plachinski
Brian Plachinski
2009-10 Football
Brian Plachinski

2010: Saw action in 10 games for Valpo, making four starts ... named Honorable Mention All-Pioneer Football League ... finished second on the team with seven tackles for loss ... led Valpo with five quarterback sacks ... tallied a season-high seven tackles against Butler (Oct. 30) ... tallied two sacks at San Diego (Oct. 23) and 1.5 tackles for loss at Franklin (Sept. 11) ... finished the season with 28 total tackles ... named team’s Defensive Player of the Week for the San Diego game.

2009: Appeared in four games for the Crusaders, including a pair of starts to open the season ... made a season-high three tackles at Saint Joseph’s (Ind.) on Sept. 5 ... added two stops at Concordia (Wis.) on Sept. 12.

2008: Made collegiate debut at Campbell ... made one stop against the Camels, a tackle for loss ... played mainly on the Crusaders’ reserve team during rookie campaign.

Prep: A three-year letterwinner for the Rockets ... an All-North Division defensive end in 2007 ... team co-captain as a senior ... also lettered in baseball.

Personal: Brian is the son of Jeffrey and Roberta Plachinski ... major is criminology ... born Jan. 18, 1990.