Official Athletic Site of the Valparaiso University Crusaders
#28 - Dale Cook
2014-15 Football
POS.
DB
HT.
5-10
WT.
170
YR.
5th/Sr.
HOMETOWN
Lake in the Hills, Ill.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
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.

2014-15 Football
1 Devan GadsonDB
2 Cody CottonDB
3 Derrick EstellATH
4 Denzell ConwayRB
5 Alex GreenLB
6 Idode KeroboDB
7 Dylan SimkinWR
8 Bryce DempseyDL
9 Ben LehmanQB
10 Tanner KuramataWR
11 A.J. BradleyDB
12 Scott StaalQB
13 Dalton StokesQB
14 Andrew CassaraWR
15 Ryan SheaWR
15-S Josh YoungK
16 Jarrett MorganATH
17 Melvin Graham IIIDB
18 Fred GladneyWR
19-O Ryan ClarkeQB
19 Cam BrownDB
20 Cody LabanowitzATH
21 Colin MarcottWR
22 Andrew JohnsonDB
23 Ryan SinghDB
24 J.J. NunesRB
25 Grayson BastinRB
26 Colin BurkeLB
27 Brett FoxTE
28 Dale CookDB
29 Hayden HastRB
30 Frank CatrineRB
31-O Brandon HallRB
31 Kellan HughesDB
32 Colton SanchezLB
33-S Alex KozlowskiP/K
33 Jay SloneLB
34 Branden SlatteryTE
35 Tevin JohnsonLB
36 Charles CarterS
37 Robert MacariLB
38 Brandon RileyDB
39 Roberto KellyLB
40 Chance HansonFB
41 Charlie HackettDL
42 Vincent McPhersonDB
43 Aaron BrunnerTE
44 Matt MallonTE
45-O Kenneth FloydRB
45 Tim FoleyDB
46 Spenser PenningtonFB
47 Colton KeeneLB
48 Ryan MundyLB
49 Jake HutsonRB
50 Nate SaariLB
51 Lucas LanzonLB
52 Johnathan CoyneDL
53 John ReganLB
54 David HorakOL
55 Bryson EppingerDL
56 Tristan De La RosaDL
57 James TantonOL
58 Kye HallLB
59 J.T. RotroffLB
60 Michael BuchananDL
61 Nate KoenemanOL
62 Tom EhrlichOL
63 Jonathan HammondDL
64 Connor RettigOL
65 Colm FlahertyOL
67 Troy BottomOL
68 Kyle JonesOL
69 Daniel TerranaDL
70 Brandon DoepkeDL
71 Sam ManternachOL
72 Drew WhiteDL
73 Nick EderOL
74 Brian LangOL
75 Stuart BarkleyOL
77 Justin LipeOL
78 Brendan FlahertyOL
79 Alec PetrocelliDL
80 Steven KellyWR
81 Tony TaibiWR
82 Kent WarrenWR
83 Justin BanksWR
84 Jake GajdaTE
85 Andrew ButtsWR
86 Kurtis SlenkWR
87 Randall CorkWR
87 Justin WardWR
88 Jacob NewmanK
88-O Colton HillWR
89 Austin EtzlerWR
90 John GuilfordDL
92 Matthew McGinnisDL
93 John GiovencoDL
95 Nick MoffittDL
96 Tom Dabertin Jr.TE
97 Patrick McArdleDL
98 Jake SimpsonK
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