#28 - Dale Cook
2013-14 Football
Lake in the Hills, Ill.
Jacobs (South Dakota State)
Dale Cook

2013: Appeared in 11 games for Valpo in his junior campaign...tied for the team lead in pass breakups (4)...registered three solo tackles at North Dakota (Aug. 29)...notched five solo stops at Saint Joseph's (Sept. 7)...accumulated a season-high eight tackles (six solo) and intercepted a pass in Valpo's 49-42 overtime victory over Campbell (Sept. 28) on homecoming...made two stops at Marist (Oct. 5)...recovered a fumble and added a tackle to his stat sheet at Mercer (Oct. 12)...recorded six tackles versus Morehead State (Oct. 19)...blocked a kick and registered five tackles at Drake (Oct. 26)...made six tackles and broke up three pass attempts versus San Diego (Nov. 2)...tallied six stops (five solo) at Butler (Nov. 9)...closed out the season with five solo tackles versus Dayton (Nov. 16)...finished the season third in solo tackles with 38.

2012: Appeared in all 11 games for the Brown and Gold...recorded at least one tackle in every game...broke up two passes against Youngstown State (Sept. 8) to go along with two tackles...recorded five tackles against Duquesne at home on Sept. 15th...tallied a season-high eight tackles against Drake (Oct. 13)...broke up a pass and made four tackles against Dayton (Oct. 20)...returned a kick 15 yards versus Marist in addition to making a pair of tackles...notched seven tackles and broke up two passes versus Davidson on Nov. 10th...named to the Pioneer Football League Academic Honor Roll.

2011: Saw action in all 11 games for the Crusaders at running back ... finished second on the team with 127 yards rushing on 34 carries ... had a season-high nine rushes for 40 yards, including a season-long run of 13 yards at Drake (Oct. 22) ... caught a 14-yard touchdown pass at Duquesne on Sept. 17 ... had 11 receptions for 143 yards on the season ... first collegiate catch was a season-long 63-yard grab at Youngstown State (Sept. 10) ... had a season-high four receptions at Butler on Oct. 15 ... named team’s Offensive Player of the Week for the Youngstown State game.

2010 (SDSU): Sat out the season as a redshirt for the Jackrabbits ... selected as team’s Special Teams Scout Team Player of the Year ... named to the Missouri Valley Football Conference Honor Roll.

Prep: A two-year letterwinner for the Eagles ... averaged 8.6 yards per carry as a senior and 6.3 yards per rush as a junior ... had 19 receptions for 235 yards as a junior and made eight grabs as a senior ... also returned punts ... team captain.

Personal: Dale is the son of Dale and Tammy Cook ... major is sociology ... born May 30, 1992.