88   Nick Groeniger
Nick Groeniger

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Laguna Niguel, CA

High School:
Aliso Niguel

Last College:
Saddleback College

Height / Weight:
6-5 / 248

Position:
TE

Experience:
1L


2010: Saw action in four games on the season as a back-up tight end. Caught one pass for an 11-yard pick-up at Akron (10-2) for his lone catch of the season, and of his career. Also played in the Huskies' MAC wins over Central Michigan (10-23), Toledo (11-9) and Ball State (11-20).

2009: Appeared in eight games. Saw time against Purdue (9-19), Idaho (9-26), Western Michigan (10-3), Miami (10-24), Akron (10-31), Eastern Michigan (11-5), Ball State (11-12) and Central Michigan (11-27). Contributed primarily on special teams but saw some action as the Huskies' half-back.

Saddleback C.C.: In 2008, appeared in nine games. Caught seven passes for 124 yards, with two touchdowns. Helped the Gauchos to a 7-4 record with a 5-1 conference mark and a trip to the American Bowl.

High School: Played tight end under head coach Jeff Veeder for Aliso Niguel. Competed for the Wolverines in the South Coast and Mission Conferences.

Personal: Born Dec. 12, 1988 in Orange County, Cali. Son of Karen and Bill Groeniger. Business administration major. Enjoys snowboarding and hanging out with friends. Admires Jeremy Shockey.