90   Dan Hosford
Dan Hosford


Belmont, Mich.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 255


2001: Earned third varsity letter for the Lakers...Recorded 40 total tackles, including six tackles for loss (-33) and four QB sacks (-22)...Notched one interception...Tallied six tackles and two tackles for loss (-10) at Michigan Tech (10/27)...Three tackles and two QB sacks (-16) at Indianapolis (10/13)...Recorded six tackles vs. Bloomsburg (11/17) and Catawba (12/1) in NCAA DII Playoffs...Returned an interception 42 yards for a TD vs. Northern Michigan (9/29).

2000: Started all 11 games for the Lakers on the defensive line and earned second varsity letter...Ranked third among defensive linemen with 34 total tackles...Tallied 11 tackles for loss (-49) and four QB sacks (-31)...Notched a tackle for loss in seven straight games and 8-of-last-9...Recorded five tackles and two tackles for loss (-13) at Northern Michigan (9/30)...Tallied five tackles and two tackles for loss (-5) vs. Ferris State (10/7).

1999: Earned first varsity letter after playing in all 10 games...Recorded 12 tackles on the year...Forced to play linebacker late in the year due to rash of injuries...Saw a great deal of action on special teams.

1998: Redshirted.

Prior to GVSU: Prepped at Rockford High School....Earned all-state and Grand Rapids Press Dream Team honors as a senior...Earned All-Area Advance and All-O.K. Red honors as a junior and senior...Participated in basketball and track for four years in high school.

Personal: Son of Jamie and Gloria Hosford...Born 3/14/80...Majoring in business...Enjoys reading and hiking...Twin brother Tom is starting center for the Lakers...Father, Jamie, is GVSU?s all-time leading rusher.

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