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#49 - Jake Hutson
2012-13 Football
POS.
RB
HT.
5-6
WT.
180
YR.
So./Fr.
HOMETOWN
Blanchard, Mich.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Montabella
Jake Hutson

2012: Appeared in all 11 games for the Crusaders making six starts at running back...compiled 753 yards on 152 carries for a 5.0 yards per rush average in his first season with Valpo...rushed for eight touchdowns in addition to making 35 catches for 266 yards...named to College Football Performance Awards (CFPA) All-Purpose Watch List...earned a spot on the preseason All-Pioneer Football League Second Team...ran for a touchdown and 18 yards on six carries in addition to making two catches versus St. Joseph's on Aug. 30th...rushed five times for 13 yards at Youngstown State (Sept. 8) to go along with a pair of catches...accumulated 52 yards on 11 carries and caught two more passes at home versus Duquesne (Sept. 15)...rushed for nine yards on two attempts at San Diego (Sept. 22)...ran for two touchdowns against Butler on Oct. 6th on a day he recorded 63 yards on 16 carries and caught three passes for 14 yards...registered over 200 all-purpose yards versus Drake (Oct. 13) as he rushed for 98 yards on 25 touches, returned five kicks for a total of 99 yards and returned two punts for an aggregate of nine yards...ran the ball 16 times for 60 yards at Dayton on Oct. 20th...had a season-high eight receptions for 66 yards on Oct. 27th versus Marist in addition to 68 yards on 17 carries on the ground...had a career day at Campbell in a 41-21 Valpo win: 28 carries for 248 yards, three TD's, three receptions for 52 yards, and returned two punts for 23 yards. After the Campbell game, Hutson was named PFL Co-Offensive Player of the Week and was The Sports Network FCS National Co-Freshman of the Week nominee...followed that game with 122 all-purpose yards and a touchdown versus Davidson...finished out a remarkable freshman season by eclipsing the 100-yard mark again with a strong performance against Morehead State where Hutson picked up 107 yards on 18 carries, scored a TD, and also hauled in six passes for 38 yards...earned Pioneer Football League Honorable Mention accolades...named to the Pioneer Football League Academic Honor Roll.

2011: Sat out the season as a redshirt ... named team’s Offensive Prep Team Player of the Week for the Duquesne (Sept. 17) and Butler (Oct. 15) games ... named to the Pioneer Football League Fall Academic Honor Roll.

Prep: A three-year letterwinner for the Mustangs ... a three-time First Team All Mid-States Activities Conference selection ... earned Honorable Mention All-State honors as a freshman and sophomore ... twice named to the Daily News All-Area Team ... a two-time member of the Morning Sun All-Area Dream Team ... team’s Offensive Player of the Year as a junior ... team captain as a senior ... set school records for rushing yards in a game (262), season (1,320), and career (3,312) ... set school marks for touchdowns in a season (22) and career (48) ... earned  Michigan Athletic Association Scholar-Athlete Award ... also played basketball, baseball, and golf.

Personal: Jake is the son of Rod and Mary Hutson ... major is mechanical engineering ... born Nov. 28, 1992.

2012-13 Football
1 Devan GadsonDB
2 Alan Porter, Jr.DB
3 Eric SlenkWR
4 Tim BennettWR
5 Ryan GorskiQB
6 Jabril BakerRB
7 Dylan SimkinWR
8 Ali ShahineDB
9 Ben LehmanQB
10 Quinn SchaferQB
11 A.J. BradleyDB
12 Steve O'BryantDB
13 Scott StaalQB
14 Andrew CassaraWR
15 Alex HentgenWR
15-S Josh YoungK
16 Keith LarsonDB
16-O Trae HoeskeQB
17 Kevin FergusonDB
18 Fred GladneyWR
19 Eric HoffmanQB
20 Mike PandoK
21 Dylan StormDB
22 Alex GraskDB
23 Ryan SinghDB
24 Patrick DerbakLB
25 Sterling SummervilleRB
26 Colin BurkeLB
27 Carlos HunterLB
28 Dale CookDB
29 Hayden HastDB
30 Max DeliaRB
31 Melvin Graham IIIDB
32 Ryan LehrTE
33 Chris GiehonRB
33-D Alex KozlowskiP/K
34 Emmanuel Bara-HartDB
34-O Branden SlatteryTE
35 Cody GokanLB
36 Tevin JohnsonLB
37 Robert MacariLB
38 Christopher HowardLB
39 Roberto KellyLB
40 Nate SaariLB
41 Cody CottonDB
42 Zach BiharyRB
43 Aaron BrunnerTE
44 Gabe Ali-ElRB
46 Alex GreenLB
47 Jordan LewisLB
48 Ryan MundyLB
49 Jake HutsonRB
50 Bruce CollinsDL
52 Francis Baker, Jr.LB
57 Bill BodzianowskiOL
58 Matt BarlowDL
59 J.T. RotroffLB
60 John GuilfordDL
61 Nate KoenemanOL
62 Tom EhrlichOL
63 Frankie ManninoOL
64 Ben DuKatzOL
65 Colm FlahertyOL
66 Colton SanchezLB
67 Charlie HackettDL
70 Matt SchrollOL
71 Sam ManternachOL
72 Drew WhiteDL
73 Cody HopkinsOL
74 Curtis VacendakDL
75 Stuart BarkleyOL
77 Joe AngerOL
78 Brendan FlahertyOL
79 Sean CookOL
80 Brad SiculaWR
81 Tony TaibiWR
82 Kent WarrenWR
83 Mike GertonTE
84 Tanner KuramataWR
85 Andrew ButtsWR
86 Cole AndersonWR
87 Colin MarcottWR
88 Greg WoodP
89 Austin EtzlerWR
90 Matt MallonTE
92 Bryce DempseyDL
93 John GiovencoDL
95 Nick MoffittDL
96 Ralph LauxLB
97 Austin BrosharDL
98 Nick ScovilleDL
99 Wesley ManderscheidLS
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler