Steven Fetzer
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Steven Fetzer

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mahomet, Ill.

High School:
Mahomet-Seymour

Height / Weight:
5-11 / 190

Position:
K

Experience:
3L

09/24/2013

MVFC Play Opens at Missouri State for No. 24 Ranked Redbirds

The Redbirds will attempt to get back to .500 on the season with a victory.

Ben Ericksen

Career Statistics
Year
G-GS
FGM
FGA
PCT
PTS
LONG
2007
6-0
3
5
60.0
31
47
2008
9-0
6
10
60.0
48
40
2010
11-0
14
20
70.0
77
51
Total
26-0
23
35
65.7
156
51

Career Single Game Highs
Field Goals Made: 3 vs. Missouri State, 9-25-10
Field Goals Attempted: 5 vs. Missouri State, 9-25-10
Longest Field Goal: 51 vs. Missouri State, 9-25-10
PAT Made: 7, twice
Punt Attempts: 7 at South Dakota State, 9-18-10
Longest Punt: 57 at Northwestern, 9-11-10
Punting Average: 45.5 at Indiana State, 10-9-10

Biography and Career Highlights

Notable: Finished his four-year career ranked 12th in scoring in ISU history with 156 points ... made 87 PATs during his career, which ranks sixth all-time at Illinois State ... 23 career field goals made tie for ninth all-time ... posted a 65.7 career field goal percentage (23-of-35), which ranks third all-time at ISU.

2010: All-Missouri Valley Football Conference Honorable Mention selection ... named to the Fred Mitchell Award Watch List ... saw action in every game and handled all of the placekicking and punting duties for the Redbirds ... led the team in scoring with 77 points ... connected on 14-of-20 field goal attempts, including two makes from over 50 yards ... scored 11 points in 55-54 OT win over Central Missouri ... kicked a 39-yard field goal in the second overtime to beat Missouri State ... also made career-long 51-yard field goal to finish with a career-high three on the day against the Bears to earn MVFC Special Teams Player of the Week honors ... averaged 37.3 yards per punt on 47 attempts in first season as the team's punter ... also handled kickoff duties for the final three games.

2009: Served as a back-up to kicker Zach Kutch and punter Kevin Mazur.

2008: Named the Missouri Valley Football Conference Special Teams Player of the Week ... ranked third on the team in scoring ... tied his career-highs for field goals made (2) and extra points made (7) at Indiana State ... was a perfect 30-for-30 in point-after attempts ... made 6-of-10 field-goal attempts, including a season-long of 40 yards at Indiana State.

2007: Ranked third on the team in scoring ... became ISU's primary kicker after beginning the year third on the depth chart ... kicked in the final six games of the season ... converted 3-of-5 field-goal attempts, including a career-long 47-yarder at Youngstown State.

2006: Redshirted.

Mahomet-Seymour HS: Three-year varsity starter ... named a first-team all-area and all-conference selection as a senior ... honorable mention all-state selection ... helped team to its second-straight Cornbelt Conference title ... as a junior, was a first-team all-area selection while kicking his team to a Cornbelt Conference championship ... coached by Tom Shallenberger ... also played baseball and wrestled.

Personal: Born February 4, 1988, in Madison, Wis. ... son of Steve and Lynne Fetzer ... one of three children ... major: mathematics.

Honors and Awards
All-Missouri Valley Football Conference Honorable Mention selection (2010)
Missouri Valley Football Conference Special Teams Player of the Week (Sept. 25, 2010)
Missouri Valley Football Conference Special Teams Player of the Week (Nov. 2, 2008)





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87
Career PATs Made
(6th in ISU History)

65.7
Career Field Goal Percentage
(3rd in ISU History)

156
Career Points Scored
(12th in ISU History)