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Kiel Beltinck
Kiel Beltinck

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Mount Pleasant, Mich.

High School:
Mount Pleasant

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 199

Position:
DB

Birthdate:
12/14/1984

Experience:
3L


Third-year walk-on adds depth at the bandit position . . . registered four tackles in the April 16 spring scrimmage . . . AS A SOPHOMORE: Academic All-Big Ten selection . . . played in all 12 games in 2004 . . . ranked No. 4 on the special teams leaderboard with 154 production points, including five tackles (2 solos, 3 assists) . . . made two tackles (1-1) vs. Michigan . . . AS A FRESHMAN: Saw action in all 13 games as a true freshman in 2003 . . . had five tackles (3 solos, 2 assists) and 94 production points on special teams . . . partially blocked a punt late in the third quarter vs. Penn State that set up Jeff Smoker's fourth touchdown pass, a 5-yarder to Jason Randall . . . caused a fumble on the opening kickoff vs. Minnesota and four plays later, Jaren Hayes scored on an 11-yard run . . . also posted two tackles (1-1) vs. Minnesota . . . HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL DATA: Two-year starter at Mount Pleasant (Mich.) High School . . . honorable mention all-state selection in 2002 . . . rushed for 1,593 yards and 16 TDs as a senior, including nine-straight 100-yard games . . . gained a career-high 277 yards and scored three TDs vs. St. John's . . . produced 265 yards and five TDs vs. Chesaning . . . scored on a 70-yard run vs. Ionia . . . earned all-conference honors as a cornerback in 2001 . . . ranked third on the team in tackles with 83 . . . returned an interception 65 yards for a score vs. Alma . . . won two letters in track and field, competing in the 100, 200, 4x100 relay and shot put . . . lettered twice in basketball . . . played catcher and center field as a freshman on the baseball team . . . son of Kevin and Connie Beltnick . . . born Dec. 14, 1984 . . . majoring in human biology.

Beltinck's Statistics

           G/GS   UT   AT   TM   FF   BLK
2003       13/0   3    2    5    1    1
2004       12/0   2    3    5    0    0
Career     25/0   5    5    10   1    1