2010-11 Football
1 Ryan Myers WR
2 Robbie Buss QB
3 David Coneys WR
4 Antonio Lovelace WR
5 Eric Lemon QB
6 Jabril Baker WR
7 Matt Upshaw QB
8 Bobby Wysocki WR
9 Corey Nash WR
10 Quinn Schafer QB
11 Nick Malantis QB
12 Travis Anderson WR
13 Eli Crawford DB
14 Tim Bennett WR
15 Laurence Treadaway DB
16 Josh Keatley RB
17 Nate Goergen QB
18 Matt Heinen LB
19 Eric Hoffman QB
20 Patrick Wenzel LB
21 Alex Byers DB
23 Tyler Evanko DB
24 Taylor Deloye P
26 Kevin Montgomery WR
27 Alan Porter Jr. DB
28 Fred Gladney WR
29 Blake Torres DB
30 Eddie Morelli RB
31 Erik Bradley RB
32 Adrian Gober DB
33 Chris Giehon RB
34 Vince Vetrone RB
35 Cody Gokan LB
36 Kevin Becker TE
37 Jacob Patz DB
38 Wayne Hicks TE
39 Ryan Lehr RB
40 Bryce LaMore DB
41 Chrision Rasberry DB
42 Grant Bushong DL
43 Tony Taibi WR
44 Sean Graves DB
45 Alex Grask DB
46 Alex Soller DB
48 Keith Larson DB
49 Kiernan Lindsey DB
50 Matt Osborne LB
51 Cole Gridley LB
52 Francis Baker, Jr. LB
53 Patrick Derbak LB
54 Andrew Rausch LB
57 Matt Barlow LB
58 Nick Pellegrino DL
59 Brian Laipple DL
60 Mike Pando K
61 Eric Wiggins OL
62 Bill Bodzianowski OL
63 Gavin Grillo OL
64 Bruce Collins DL
65 Colm Flaherty OL
66 Jarrett Nadal OL
67 Levi Mock LB
68 John Moriarty OL
69 Nathan Terry OL
70 Matt Schroll OL
71 Rob Garner OL
72 Miles Chorley DL
73 Wesley Manderscheid LS
74 Ferdinand Velez OL
76 Johnathon Taylor OL
77 Nate Blair OL
79 Sean Cook OL
80 Matthew Niehus TE
82 Eric Slenk WR
83 Mike Gerton TE
85 Alex Petrik TE
86 Christian Duda WR
87 Andrew Butts WR
87-O Nick Strzelecki TE
88 Greg Wood P
89 Sean McCarty WR
90 Dean Reeves K
91 Brett Heber DL
92 Christopher Howard DL
93 John Giovenco DL
94 Aren Boz DL
95 Brian Plachinski DL
97 Nikko Carson DL
98 Chris Smith K
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2010-11
Football
Grant Bushong

#42 Grant Bushong

POS. DL
HT. 6-1
WT. 240
YR. Jr.
HOMETOWN Ionia, Mich.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL) Ionia

Team captain in 2011.

2010: Started all 11 games for the Brown and Gold as a junior ... earned Honorable Mention All-Pioneer Football League honors ... finished fifth on the team with 59 total tackles, including 27 solo stops ... made six tackles for loss, including 2.5 quarterback sacks ... recorded first collegiate interception at Dayton (Oct. 2) ... made a career-high 10 tackles against Butler on Oct. 30 ... had eight stops against Drake (Sept. 25) and at Campbell (Nov. 6) ...  named team’s Defensive Player of the Game against Butler ... voted to the PFL All-Academic Second Team ... named to the PFL Fall Academic Honor Roll ... earned Valparaiso University Student-Athlete Presidential Academic honors.

2009: Saw action in all 11 games for the Crusaders as a linebacker or on special teams ... finished the season with 12 total tackles, including five solo stops ... had a season-high three stops against Carthage on Sept. 26 ... had two tackles on four other occasions ... returned three kickoffs on the season, including a long of 13 yards against San Diego (Oct. 10) ... named to the Pioneer Football League Fall Academic Honor Roll.

2008: Appeared in one game as a freshman ... made collegiate debut at Campbell on Nov. 15 ... named team’s Defensive Scout Team Player of the Week for the Jacksonville game ... played mainly on Valpo’s reserve team ... named to the Pioneer Football League Fall Academic Honor Roll.

Prep: A three-year letterwinner for the Bulldogs ... three-time All-Area selection ... twice named to the All-Capitol Area Athletic Conference Team ... an All-County selection as a senior ... Defensive Player of the Year in 2007 ... third in school history with 213 career tackles ... team captain ... also lettered in basketball, baseball, golf, and track and field.

Personal: Grant is the son of Gary and Janie Bushong ... major is sports management ... born May 29, 1990.