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46 Nicholas Elstad
46 Nicholas Elstad
Height: 5-11
Weight: 170
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo.
High School: Colorado School for the Deaf and the Blind
Position: DB
Major: Business Administration
gp 11
tk 56.0
sac -
int 3
ffum -

Awards

  • 2013 National Football Foundation (NFF) National Scholar-Athlete Candidate
  • 2013 CoSIDA Football Academic All-District First Team (District 2)
  • 2013 ECAC Division III North All-Star Second Team
  • 2013 All-ECFC First Team Defense
  • Bison of the Month - Sept. 2013, Nov. 2012
  • ECFC Defensive Player of the Week - 09/16/13
  • 2012 ECFC All-Academic Team
  • 2012 All-ECFC Honorable Mention Offense
  • ECFC Special Teams Player of the Week - 10/01/12
  • 2011 ECFC All-Academic Team

Senior Season (2013): National Football Foundation (NFF) National Scholar-Athlete Candidate...CoSIDA Football Academic All-District First Team (District 2)...ECAC Division III North All-Star Second Team...All-ECFC First Team Defense...senior co-captain...member of Gallaudet's first men's team sport to make a NCAA tournament appearance...helped the Bison win their first Eastern Collegiate Football Conference championship...team tied a school record nine wins in a season...set a school record with an 11-game winning streak dating back to the 2012 season...set a school record with 11 games played.

Junior Season (2012): All-ECFC Honorable Mention Offense…ECFC Special Teams Player of the Week (Oct. 1)…started 10 games for the Bison…carried the ball 67 times for 438 yards and one touchdown…averaged 5.9 yards per carry…caught 11 passes for 224 yards and 1 touchdown…completed nine passes for 129 yards and three touchdowns…returned seven kickoffs for 154 yards including an 88 yard return for a touchdown on Sept. 29 against Anna Maria College.

Sophomore Season (2011): ECFC All-Academic Team...started 10 games...carried the ball 58 times for 177 yards and three touchdowns...averaged 3.1 yards per carry...caught 15 passes for 267 yards and two touchdowns...completed 3-of-3 passes for 94 yards and two touchdowns...returned eight kickoffs for 138 yards...fielded 12 punts for 87 yards...recorded two touchdowns against Catholic (Sept. 9) and Becker (Oct. 22).

Freshman Season (2010): Appeared in nine games for the Bison…recorded seven tackles (six solo).

Before Gallaudet: Attended Colorado School for the Deaf and Blind.

Personal: Son of Tim (Gallaudet '82) and Sharon Elstad...has a younger sister, Chelsea...favorite food is Shrimp Lo Mein...enjoys watching The Walking Dead...favorite movie is Dumb and Dumber...role models are his parents...favorite athlete is "Smokin'" Joe Frazier...fan of the Denver Broncos and Denver Nuggets.

Why Gallaudet? “To be a part of the deaf community.”

Recent Games
Oct 19 at Castleton W, 38-12
Oct 26 Husson W, 16-13
Nov 2 at Becker W, 40-34
Nov 9 Anna Maria W, 35-7
Nov 16 at Maritime (N.Y.) L, 7-6
Nov 23 at Hobart L, 34-7
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 41 24
Assists 15 9
Tackles 56.0 33.0
Tackles per game 5.1 4.7
Sacks - -
Sack yards - -
Interceptions 3 -
Returned for touchdown 0 -
Fumble recoveries 3 1
Fumble return TDs 0 -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 7 at Shenandoah W, 31-20 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Apprentice School W, 38-14 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 37-13 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Mount Ida W, 7-6 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Norwich W, 30-22 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Castleton W, 38-12 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Husson W, 16-13 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Becker W, 40-34 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Anna Maria W, 35-7 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maritime (N.Y.) L, 7-6 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 at Hobart L, 34-7 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 7 at Shenandoah W, 31-20 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Apprentice School W, 38-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 37-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Mount Ida W, 7-6 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Norwich W, 30-22 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Castleton W, 38-12 - - - - - 1 0
Oct 26 Husson W, 16-13 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Becker W, 40-34 - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Anna Maria W, 35-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maritime (N.Y.) L, 7-6 - - - - - - -
Nov 23 at Hobart L, 34-7 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 7 at Shenandoah W, 31-20 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Apprentice School W, 38-14 - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 37-13 - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Mount Ida W, 7-6 - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Norwich W, 30-22 - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Castleton W, 38-12 - - - - - 1 0
Oct 26 Husson W, 16-13 - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Becker W, 40-34 - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Anna Maria W, 35-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maritime (N.Y.) L, 7-6 - - - - - - -
Nov 23 at Hobart L, 34-7 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 7 at Shenandoah W, 31-20 - - - - - 0
Sep 14 Apprentice School W, 38-14 - - - - - 0
Sep 21 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 37-13 - - - - - 0
Oct 5 at Mount Ida W, 7-6 - - - - - 0
Oct 12 Norwich W, 30-22 - - - - - 0
Oct 19 at Castleton W, 38-12 - - - - - 0
Oct 26 Husson W, 16-13 - - - - - 0
Nov 2 at Becker W, 40-34 - - - - - 0
Nov 9 Anna Maria W, 35-7 - - - - - 0
Nov 16 at Maritime (N.Y.) L, 7-6 - - - - - 0
Nov 23 at Hobart L, 34-7 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 7 at Shenandoah W, 31-20 - - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Apprentice School W, 38-14 - - - - - - - -
Sep 21 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 37-13 - - - - - - - -
Oct 5 at Mount Ida W, 7-6 - - - - - - - -
Oct 12 Norwich W, 30-22 - - - - - - - -
Oct 19 at Castleton W, 38-12 - - - - - - - -
Oct 26 Husson W, 16-13 - - - - - - - -
Nov 2 at Becker W, 40-34 - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Anna Maria W, 35-7 - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maritime (N.Y.) L, 7-6 - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 at Hobart L, 34-7 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 7 at Shenandoah W, 31-20 1 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - -
Sep 14 Apprentice School W, 38-14 1 32 32.0 32 0 - - - - -
Sep 21 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 37-13 2 24 12.0 14 0 - - - - -
Oct 5 at Mount Ida W, 7-6 1 14 14.0 14 0 - - - - -
Oct 12 Norwich W, 30-22 - - - - - 1 6 6.0 6 0
Oct 19 at Castleton W, 38-12 2 27 13.5 33 0 - - - - -
Oct 26 Husson W, 16-13 1 22 22.0 22 0 - - - - -
Nov 2 at Becker W, 40-34 3 35 11.7 15 0 - - - - -
Nov 9 Anna Maria W, 35-7 - - - - - 3 10 3.3 13 0
Nov 16 at Maritime (N.Y.) L, 7-6 - - - - - 1 0 0.0 0 0
Nov 23 at Hobart L, 34-7 2 40 20.0 22 0 - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 7 at Shenandoah W, 31-20 1 - - - 0 0
Sep 14 Apprentice School W, 38-14 1 - - - 32 32
Sep 21 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 37-13 1 - - - 24 24
Oct 5 at Mount Ida W, 7-6 1 - - - 14 14
Oct 12 Norwich W, 30-22 1 - - 6 - 6
Oct 19 at Castleton W, 38-12 1 - - - 27 27
Oct 26 Husson W, 16-13 1 - - - 22 22
Nov 2 at Becker W, 40-34 1 - - - 35 35
Nov 9 Anna Maria W, 35-7 1 - - 10 - 10
Nov 16 at Maritime (N.Y.) L, 7-6 1 - - 0 - 0
Nov 23 at Hobart L, 34-7 1 - - - 40 40
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 7 at Shenandoah W, 31-20 0 - - 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 14 Apprentice School W, 38-14 0 - - 0 - 0 0 - - - 0 -
Sep 21 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 37-13 0 - - 0 - 0 - - - - 0 -
Oct 5 at Mount Ida W, 7-6 0 - - 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 12 Norwich W, 30-22 0 - - - 0 - - - - - 0 -
Oct 19 at Castleton W, 38-12 0 - - 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 26 Husson W, 16-13 0 - - 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 2 at Becker W, 40-34 0 - - 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 9 Anna Maria W, 35-7 2 - - - 0 - - - - - 0 1
Nov 16 at Maritime (N.Y.) L, 7-6 0 - - - 0 - - - - - 0 -
Nov 23 at Hobart L, 34-7 0 - - 0 - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 7 at Shenandoah W, 31-20 3 2 5.0 - - 0.5 1 - 1 - - - - - - -
Sep 14 Apprentice School W, 38-14 3 1 4.0 - - 0 - - 1 0 2 1 0 - - -
Sep 21 Rochester (N.Y.) W, 37-13 4 1 5.0 - - 0 - - - - 1 0 0 - - -
Oct 5 at Mount Ida W, 7-6 3 1 4.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Oct 12 Norwich W, 30-22 2 1 3.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Oct 19 at Castleton W, 38-12 1 1 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Oct 26 Husson W, 16-13 3 1 4.0 - - 0 - - 1 - - - - 1 - -
Nov 2 at Becker W, 40-34 4 0 4.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 9 Anna Maria W, 35-7 2 1 3.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 16 at Maritime (N.Y.) L, 7-6 9 4 13.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 23 at Hobart L, 34-7 7 2 9.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2011-12 10 3 3 100.0% 94 9.4 31.3 2 0 59 583.2
2012-13 10 9 22 40.9% 129 12.9 5.9 3 2 41 117.0
2013-14 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 31 12 25 48.0% 223 7.2 8.9 5 2 59 172.9
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2011-12 10 58 177 17.7 3.1 3 17 2 1
2012-13 10 67 395 39.5 5.9 1 61 6 2
2013-14 11 - - - - - - 1 0
Total 31 125 572 18.5 4.6 4 61 9 3
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2011-12 10 15 1.5 267 26.7 17.8 2 63
2012-13 10 11 1.1 224 22.4 20.4 1 64
2013-14 11 - - - - - - -
Total 31 26 0.8 491 15.8 18.9 3 64
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2011-12 10 - - - - 0 0 - 0
2012-13 10 - - - - 0 0 - 0
2013-14 11 - - - - - - - 0
Total 31 - - - - 0 0 - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2011-12 10 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 10 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 11 - - - - - - - -
Total 31 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2011-12 8 138 17.3 0 44 12 87 7.3 0 15
2012-13 7 154 22.0 1 88 - - - - -
2013-14 13 194 14.9 0 33 5 16 3.2 0 13
Total 28 486 17.4 1 88 17 103 6.1 0 15
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2011-12 10 177 267 87 138 669 66.9
2012-13 10 395 224 - 154 773 77.3
2013-14 11 - - 16 194 210 19.1
Total 31 572 491 103 486 1652 53.3
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2011-12 34 3.4 3 2 0 0 - - 0 - 2 0
2012-13 20 2.0 1 1 1 - - - 0 - 1 0
2013-14 2 0.2 - - 0 0 - 0 - - 1 0
Total 56 1.8 4 3 1 0 - 0 0 - 4 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2011-12 10 3 0 3.0 .3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2013-14 11 41 15 56.0 5.1 - - 0.5 1 - 3 44 3 1 4 -
Total 31 44 15 59.0 1.9 - - 0.5 1 - 3 44 3 1 4 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 11 - - - - - - 1 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - 1 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - 1 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - 1 0
Losses 2 - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - 1 0
November 4 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 11 - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - -
Losses 2 - - - - - - -
-
September 3 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 11 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 6 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 2 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 3 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 4 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 11 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 - - - - - - - -
Losses 2 - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total 13 194 14.9 0 33 5 16 3.2 0 13
Conference 7 98 14.0 0 33 5 16 3.2 0 13
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 4 78 19.5 0 32 4 16 4.0 0 13
Away 9 116 12.9 0 33 1 0 0.0 0 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 11 154 14.0 0 33 4 16 4.0 0 13
Losses 2 40 20.0 0 22 1 0 0.0 0 0
-
September 4 56 14.0 0 32 - - - - -
October 4 63 15.8 0 33 1 6 6.0 0 6
November 5 75 15.0 0 22 4 10 2.5 0 13
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 11 - - 16 194 210 19.1
Conference 7 - - 16 98 114 16.3
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - - 16 78 94 18.8
Away 6 - - 0 116 116 19.3
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 9 - - 16 154 170 18.9
Losses 2 - - 0 40 40 20.0
-
September 3 - - - 56 56 18.7
October 4 - - 6 63 69 17.3
November 4 - - 10 75 85 21.3
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 2 0.2 - - 0 0 - 0 - - 1 0
Conference 2 0.3 - - 0 0 - - - - 1 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 2 0.4 - - 0 0 - 0 - - 1 0
Away 0 0.0 - - 0 0 - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 2 0.2 - - 0 0 - 0 - - 1 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - 0 0 - - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - 0 - - 0 - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - 0 0 - - - - - 0
November 2 0.5 - - 0 0 - - - - 1 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 11 41 15 56.0 5.1 - - 0.5 1 - 3 44 3 1 4 -
Conference 7 24 9 33.0 4.7 - - 0 - - 1 0 - - 4 -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 14 5 19.0 3.8 - - 0 - - 2 44 3 1 2 -
Away 6 27 10 37.0 6.2 - - 0.5 1 - 1 0 - - 2 -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 9 25 9 34.0 3.8 - - 0.5 1 - 3 44 3 1 4 -
Losses 2 16 6 22.0 11.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 10 4 14.0 4.7 - - 0.5 1 - 2 44 3 1 - -
October 4 9 4 13.0 3.3 - - 0 - - 1 0 - - 4 -
November 4 22 7 29.0 7.3 - - 0 - - - - - - - -