8 - Jake Croxdale|
|Previous School:||Napa HS|
2010 Season: Appeared in all 11 games, starting three at running back…finished the season third on the team with 236 rushing yards…biggest performances came in the final two games of the year where he was the starter…rushed for 69 yards at Idaho State and then amassed 94 at UC Davis with a long of 22…caught five passes for 60 yards…hauled in a 54-yarder in the victory at Northern Arizona…was also a key contributor on special teams, tallying nine tackles.
2009 Season: Played in the first two games of the season before being sidelined by a broken bone in his hand…returned to play in the final three games of the year…finished the season with 55 rushing attempts for 199 yards and three touchdowns…also caught nine passes for 88 yards and was 2-for-2 on pass attempts for eight yards and a touchdown…carried the ball 29 times for 107 yards and two touchdowns in the win at Northern Colorado…the 100-yard game was the second of his career…the following week at Montana State he rushed for 26 yards, caught four passes for 58 yards and threw a 5-yard touchdown pass…broke off a career long 28-yard rush against UC Davis…also had one tackle at Cal Poly on kick coverage.
2008 Season: Ranked third on the team with 347 rushing yards…rushed for 109 yards on 20 attempts against Southern Oregon…also tallied 91 yards at Eastern Washington…scored his lone touchdown of the year against Weber State…caught three passes for 30 yards, including a 21-yard reception against Portland State.
High School: Graduated from Napa HS in 2007…was the co-Monticello Empire League Back of the Year as a senior…also earned first team all-MEL honors and first team all-metro by the Sacramento Bee…rushed for 2,035 yards and 33 touchdowns as a senior…averaged 7.59 yards per carry…also had 39 receptions for 570 yards and four scores…his 228 points averaged to 16.3 per game…had 12 100-yard rushing games in 2007…tallied 221 yards and five touchdowns against Fairfield HS…also had 212 yards against Pleasant Grove HS…scored at least one touchdown in all 14 games and had nine games with multiple scores…scored five touchdowns against Skyline, Wood and Fairfield in three straight games…found the end zone 23 times in a five-game span…also played linebacker where he made 105 tackles…had 15 tackles against Del Campo for his season high…team finished 13-1 and won the Sac-Joaquin Section Div. I title…scored the go-ahead TD in the title game against St. Mary’s to give the Indians their first section title.
Personal: Born 9-9-90…majoring in kinesiology…parents are Joe and terra Croxdale.