I did not know that. I thought our kicking game was iffyHere is #67 for the 3 time defending and overall 16 time National Champions the North Dakota State University Bison.
POSITION Offensive Tackle
HOMETOWN Balfour, N.D.
HIGH SCHOOL Drake HS
* 2019 HERO Sports FCS All-America Second Team
* 2019 All-MVFC First Team
* 2019 MVFC Offensive Lineman of the Week
* 2017 MVFC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award
* 2017, 2018, 2019 MVFC Honor Roll
2019 SEASON (JUNIOR): Second team All-America by HERO Sports...First team All-Missouri Valley Football Conference...Started all 16 games at right tackle...MVFC Offensive Lineman of the Week for his performance against Missouri State with a team-high eight knockdowns and zero pressures allowed...Earned a coaching grade of 95 percent as the Bison rushed for 222 and passed for 225 yards against the Bears...Through 12 regular-season games, had a team-high 100 knockdown blocks and 8.3 knockdowns per game while playing 724 total snaps with only one-half sack allowed...NDSU rushed for a school-record 4,601 yards and ranked fourth in the FCS with 287.6 rushing yards per game while leading the FCS in tackles for loss allowed (3.56/game)...Third straight year on the MVFC Honor Roll.
2018 SEASON (SOPHOMORE): Backup offensive lineman...Played in all 15 games as a member of the PAT and field goal unit...NDSU allowed zero blocks and kicker Cam Pedersen set an FCS and NDSU record going 80-for-80 on PAT attempts...Named to the MVFC Honor Roll.
2017 SEASON (FRESHMAN): Appeared in nine games...Named to the MVFC Honor Roll...Earned the MVFC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award.
2016 SEASON (REDSHIRT): Sat out the entire season as a redshirt in the Bison program.
HIGH SCHOOL: Five-year starter and two-time captain for the Drake-Anamoose Raiders under coaches Chris Arnold and Ethan Brooks...Two-time all-region and all-state selection, including first team honors in 2015...Played offensive and defensive line, tight end, fullback, linebacker, punter and kicker...Totaled 239 tackles, 28 sacks, five forced fumbles and six fumble recoveries in his career...Also blocked 14 punts and intercepted a pass...All-district performer on the basketball court...Averaging a double-double with 21 points and 15 rebounds per game...Set school records for points in a game (33) and blocked shots in a season (35).
PERSONAL: Majoring in general agriculture...Son of Ralph and Wendy Volson of Balfour, N.D...Older brother, Tanner Volson, was a center and Rimington Award winner for the Bison from 2014-18 before signing as an undrafted free agent with the Los Angeles Chargers...Also has two younger brothers, Zack and Kyle.
Good luck with the upcoming season and in the classroom Cordell.