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4 - James Saunders
James Saunders
Height: 5-11
Weight: 195
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Riverview, Fla.
High School: Riverview
Position: WR
Major: Sports Management
gp 11
yds 621
yds/g 56.5
td 4

2013 Season (Senior): Named Honorable Mention Northern Athletics Collegiate Conference...Started all 11 games...Posted career highs in receptions (55), receiving yards (621) and touchdowns (four)...Ranked 10th in the NACC with 56.5 receiving yards per game...Tied a career-high with two touchdown receptions against Aurora University (November 9), going for a career-high 140 receiving yards, including a career-best 83-yard touchdown in the fourth quarter...Caught a pass in 10 out of 11 games, catching at least five in nine of those...Hauled in seven passes for 71 yards and a touchdown in NCAA Tournament contest against UW-Platteville (November 23)...Scored a touchdown and went for 46 yards on four catches against Trine University (September 21)...Recorded six receptions for 78 yards in Cheese Bowl victory over Lakeland College (October 26)...Completed his only career pass attempt against Rockford University (November 2)

2012 Season (Senior): Earned All-Northern Athletics Conference Honorable Mention recognition...Appeared in all 10 games, making eight starts...Caught 42 passes for 429 yards (42.9 yards per game)...Made three touchdown receptions...Ran the ball 10 times for 42 yards (4.2 yards per carry)...Posted season-high seven receptions in three games...Caught seven passes for 98 yards and a touchdown against Lakeland College (Oct. 20)...Hauled in five passes for 81 yards and a score versus Maranatha Baptist Bible College (Oct. 6)...Made seven catches in each of final two games against Aurora University (Nov. 3) and Wisconsin Lutheran College (Nov. 10)...Scored only touchdown of game in win over Benedictine University (Sept. 29)...Caught at least three passes in final eight games of season.

2011 Season (Junior): Appeared in all 10 games…Tied for the team lead with 37 receptions…Finished with 349 receiving yards, second on the team…Averaged 9.4 yards per reception…Averaged 34.9 yards receiving per game…Was part of the kickoff return tandem and returned 23 kicks for 449 yards…Hauled in four or more receptions in five contests…Had a four-game stretch to end the season in which he grabbed 22 passes for 244 yards and two touchdowns…Caught a season-best eight passes for 32 yards against Carthage College (Sept. 17)…Snagged six passes for 70 yards and two touchdowns against Aurora University (Oct. 22)…Returned five kicks for 129 yards, including a season-best 33 yarder against Wisconsin Lutheran College (Oct. 29)…Finished with a season-high 71 receiving yards in the season finale against Lakeland College (Nov. 12).

High School (Riverview): Lettered in football...Finished his senior year with four touchdowns and a combined 460 yards...Scored five touchdowns in one game while playing for the Sharks.

Personal: Son of James and Lori...Has three youngers sisters, Samantha, Ashley and Tiffany...Has two younger brothers, Jesse and Jayden.

Recent Games
Oct 19 at Concordia University Chicago W, 48-42
Oct 26 Lakeland College W, 45-28
Nov 2 at Rockford University W, 55-13
Nov 9 Aurora University W, 49-41
Nov 16 at Wisconsin Lutheran College W, 58-31
Nov 23 at UW-Platteville L, 54-20
Statistics category Overall Conf
Receptions 55 34
Yards 621 456
Yards per game 56.5 76.0
Yards per catch 11.3 13.4
Touchdowns 4 2
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 7 Augsburg College L, 51-17 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Macalester College W, 20-10 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Trine University L, 47-41 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Benedictine University W, 28-27 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Maranatha Baptist University W, 70-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Concordia University Chicago W, 48-42 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Lakeland College W, 45-28 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Rockford University W, 55-13 1 1 100.0% 29 29.0 0 0 0 0
Nov 9 Aurora University W, 49-41 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Wisconsin Lutheran College W, 58-31 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 at UW-Platteville L, 54-20 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 7 Augsburg College L, 51-17 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Macalester College W, 20-10 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Trine University L, 47-41 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Benedictine University W, 28-27 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Maranatha Baptist University W, 70-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Concordia University Chicago W, 48-42 - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Lakeland College W, 45-28 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Rockford University W, 55-13 - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Aurora University W, 49-41 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Wisconsin Lutheran College W, 58-31 - - - - - - -
Nov 23 at UW-Platteville L, 54-20 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 7 Augsburg College L, 51-17 5 30 6.0 13 0 - -
Sep 14 Macalester College W, 20-10 5 18 3.6 9 0 - -
Sep 21 at Trine University L, 47-41 4 46 11.5 18 1 - -
Oct 5 Benedictine University W, 28-27 5 64 12.8 23 0 - -
Oct 12 at Maranatha Baptist University W, 70-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Concordia University Chicago W, 48-42 5 64 12.8 40 0 - -
Oct 26 Lakeland College W, 45-28 6 78 13.0 18 0 - -
Nov 2 at Rockford University W, 55-13 8 56 7.0 15 0 - -
Nov 9 Aurora University W, 49-41 5 140 28.0 83 2 - -
Nov 16 at Wisconsin Lutheran College W, 58-31 5 54 10.8 18 0 - -
Nov 23 at UW-Platteville L, 54-20 7 71 10.1 21 1 - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 7 Augsburg College L, 51-17 - - - - - 0
Sep 14 Macalester College W, 20-10 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 at Trine University L, 47-41 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 Benedictine University W, 28-27 - - - - - 0
Oct 12 at Maranatha Baptist University W, 70-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 at Concordia University Chicago W, 48-42 - - - - - 0
Oct 26 Lakeland College W, 45-28 - - - - - 0
Nov 2 at Rockford University W, 55-13 - - - - - 0
Nov 9 Aurora University W, 49-41 - - - - - 0
Nov 16 at Wisconsin Lutheran College W, 58-31 - - - - - 0
Nov 23 at UW-Platteville L, 54-20 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 7 Augsburg College L, 51-17 - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Macalester College W, 20-10 - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Trine University L, 47-41 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Benedictine University W, 28-27 - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Maranatha Baptist University W, 70-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Concordia University Chicago W, 48-42 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Lakeland College W, 45-28 - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Rockford University W, 55-13 - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Aurora University W, 49-41 - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Wisconsin Lutheran College W, 58-31 - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 at UW-Platteville L, 54-20 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 7 Augsburg College L, 51-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Macalester College W, 20-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Trine University L, 47-41 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Benedictine University W, 28-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Maranatha Baptist University W, 70-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Concordia University Chicago W, 48-42 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Lakeland College W, 45-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Rockford University W, 55-13 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Aurora University W, 49-41 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Wisconsin Lutheran College W, 58-31 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 at UW-Platteville L, 54-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 7 Augsburg College L, 51-17 1 - 30 - - 30
Sep 14 Macalester College W, 20-10 1 - 18 - - 18
Sep 21 at Trine University L, 47-41 1 - 46 - - 46
Oct 5 Benedictine University W, 28-27 1 - 64 - - 64
Oct 12 at Maranatha Baptist University W, 70-14 1 - - - - 0
Oct 19 at Concordia University Chicago W, 48-42 1 - 64 - - 64
Oct 26 Lakeland College W, 45-28 1 - 78 - - 78
Nov 2 at Rockford University W, 55-13 1 - 56 - - 56
Nov 9 Aurora University W, 49-41 1 - 140 - - 140
Nov 16 at Wisconsin Lutheran College W, 58-31 1 - 54 - - 54
Nov 23 at UW-Platteville L, 54-20 1 - 71 - - 71
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 7 Augsburg College L, 51-17 0 - 0 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Macalester College W, 20-10 0 - 0 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Trine University L, 47-41 6 - 1 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Benedictine University W, 28-27 0 - 0 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Maranatha Baptist University W, 70-14 0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Concordia University Chicago W, 48-42 0 - 0 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Lakeland College W, 45-28 0 - 0 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Rockford University W, 55-13 0 - 0 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Aurora University W, 49-41 12 - 2 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Wisconsin Lutheran College W, 58-31 0 - 0 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 at UW-Platteville L, 54-20 6 - 1 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 7 Augsburg College L, 51-17 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Macalester College W, 20-10 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 at Trine University L, 47-41 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 Benedictine University W, 28-27 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 at Maranatha Baptist University W, 70-14 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Concordia University Chicago W, 48-42 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Lakeland College W, 45-28 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Rockford University W, 55-13 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Aurora University W, 49-41 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Wisconsin Lutheran College W, 58-31 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 at UW-Platteville L, 54-20 - - 0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
2013-14 11 1 1 100.0% 29 2.6 29.0 0 0 29
Total 11 1 1 100.0% 29 2.6 29.0 0 0 29
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2013-14 11 - - - - - - - -
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2013-14 11 55 5.0 621 56.5 11.3 4 83
Total 11 55 5.0 621 56.5 11.3 4 83
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2013-14 11 - - - - - - - 0
Total 11 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2013-14 11 - - - - - - - -
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2013-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2013-14 11 - 621 - - 621 56.5
Total 11 - 621 - - 621 56.5
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2013-14 24 2.2 - 4 - - - - - - - -
Total 24 2.2 - 4 - - - - - - - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2013-14 11 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 11 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg
Total 11 1 1 100.0% 29 2.6 29.0 0 0 29
Conference 6 1 1 100.0% 29 4.8 29.0 0 0 29
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - - - - - - - -
Away 6 1 1 100.0% 29 4.8 29.0 0 0 29
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 8 1 1 100.0% 29 3.6 29.0 0 0 29
Losses 3 - - - - - - - - -

September 3 - - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - - -
November 4 1 1 100.0% 29 7.2 29.0 0 0 29
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
Conference 6 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 8 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -

September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 11 55 5.0 621 56.5 11.3 4 83
Conference 6 34 5.7 456 76.0 13.4 2 83
Exhibition - - - - - - - -

Home 5 26 5.2 330 66.0 12.7 2 83
Away 6 29 4.8 291 48.5 10.0 2 40
Neutral - - - - - - - -

Wins 8 39 4.9 474 59.2 12.2 2 83
Losses 3 16 5.3 147 49.0 9.2 2 21

September 3 14 4.7 94 31.3 6.7 1 18
October 4 16 4.0 206 51.5 12.9 0 40
November 4 25 6.2 321 80.2 12.8 3 83
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 11 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 6 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0

Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 6 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0

Wins 8 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 3 - - - - - - - 0

September 3 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 4 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
Conference 6 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -

Wins 8 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - - - - - - -

September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -

Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -

Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -

September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 11 - 621 - - 621 56.5
Conference 6 - 456 - - 456 76.0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -

Home 5 - 330 - - 330 66.0
Away 6 - 291 - - 291 48.5
Neutral - - - - - 0 -

Wins 8 - 474 - - 474 59.2
Losses 3 - 147 - - 147 49.0

September 3 - 94 - - 94 31.3
October 4 - 206 - - 206 51.5
November 4 - 321 - - 321 80.2
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 24 2.2 - 4 - - - - - - - -
Conference 12 2.0 - 2 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 12 2.4 - 2 - - - - - - - -
Away 12 2.0 - 2 - - - - - - - -
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - -

Wins 12 1.5 - 2 - - - - - - - -
Losses 12 4.0 - 2 - - - - - - - -

September 6 2.0 - 1 - - - - - - - -
October 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 18 4.5 - 3 - - - - - - - -
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 11 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 6 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Home 5 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -

Wins 8 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 3 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -

September 3 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - 0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -