28 Lewis Burkhart
2003: Saw action in all 10 games... Posted 3 total tackles (2 solo, 1 assist)... Credited for first pass break-up vs. North Dakota State, successfully defending Andy DelaBarre midway through 1st quarter.
2002: Played in 11 games, recording 5 total tackles (3 solos, 2 assists).
2001: Appeared in six games, posting one assist each against Cal Poly and Cal St. Northridge.
LAKERIDGE HS '00: Twice earned All-Three Rivers League... Led team to back-to-back state playoff berths and 18-7 combined record... Recorded 75 tackles and 4 sacks as a senior... Was 42-for-315 rushing with 3 TDs as a running back that year... Went for 221 yards, including an 80-yard TD scamper to open the second-round playoff game against Central Catholic... Posted 60 tackles and 7 sacks as a junior... Earned state All-Academic honors in track and field, performing on the 4x100 relay squad for two years.
PERSONAL: Born March 6, 1982 in St. Paul, Minn.... Political science major... Parents are Scott Burkhart & Cyndie Glazer... Scott played football and threw the hammer for track & field team at Lewis & Clark... Non-sports hero is his grandfather, after whom he is named... Member of Phi Alpha Delta pre-law fraternity... Best athlete he's faced was Brett Elliott, now a QB at Utah.