88 Mitchel Groen
88 Mitchel Groen
Height: 6-4
Weight: 205
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Sugar Grove, Ill.
High School: Kaneland
Position: TE
gp 10
yds 443
yds/g 44.3
td 4

2018: Started nine of 10 games played at tight end ... Second on the squad with 44 catches for 443 yards and four touchdowns ... Had career-high 11 catches for 143 yards at Augustana (10/27) ... Hauled in six catches for 70 yards and a career-high two touchdowns in season finale vs. Carroll (11/10).

2017: Saw action in five games as reserve tight end ... Had 11 receptions for 89 yards and a pair of touchdowns ... Recorded four receptions for 25 yards and a TD vs. UW-Whitewater (9/16) ... Hauled in first career TD vs. Chicago (9/9).

2016: Played on the junior varsity team as a freshman. 

HIGH SCHOOL: Competed in football, basketball and track and field totaling nine letters at Kaneland High School … Served as team captain for all three sports … Had 41 receptions for 396 receiving yards and two touchdowns … All-Conference … Academic All-State … National Honor Society member and Illinois State Scholar.

PERSONAL: Majoring in chemical engineering … Son of Michael and Mary Groen.

HIGHLIGHT VIDEO: LINK

Recent Games
Oct 6 at Elmhurst W, 23-10
Oct 13 #12 Wheaton (Ill.) W, 17-10
Oct 20 #17 Illinois Wesleyan L, 27-21
Oct 27 at Augustana (Ill.) W, 38-24
Nov 3 at Millikin W, 49-42
Nov 10 Carroll (Wis.) W, 44-6
Statistics category Overall Conf
Receptions 44 40
Yards 443 421
Yards per game 44.3 46.8
Yards per catch 10.1 10.5
Touchdowns 4 4
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 1 Chicago W, 24-17 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at #5 North Central (Ill.) L, 32-19 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Carthage W, 51-31 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 at North Park W, 44-21 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Elmhurst W, 23-10 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 #12 Wheaton (Ill.) W, 17-10 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 #17 Illinois Wesleyan L, 27-21 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Augustana (Ill.) W, 38-24 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Millikin W, 49-42 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Carroll (Wis.) W, 44-6 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Chicago W, 24-17 - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at #5 North Central (Ill.) L, 32-19 - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Carthage W, 51-31 - - - - - - -
Sep 29 at North Park W, 44-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Elmhurst W, 23-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 13 #12 Wheaton (Ill.) W, 17-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 20 #17 Illinois Wesleyan L, 27-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Augustana (Ill.) W, 38-24 - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Millikin W, 49-42 - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Carroll (Wis.) W, 44-6 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 1 Chicago W, 24-17 4 22 5.5 10 0 - -
Sep 15 at #5 North Central (Ill.) L, 32-19 4 20 5.0 13 0 - -
Sep 22 Carthage W, 51-31 3 28 9.3 18 1 - -
Sep 29 at North Park W, 44-21 5 46 9.2 18 0 - -
Oct 6 at Elmhurst W, 23-10 3 25 8.3 20 0 - -
Oct 13 #12 Wheaton (Ill.) W, 17-10 - - - - - - -
Oct 20 #17 Illinois Wesleyan L, 27-21 1 5 5.0 5 0 - -
Oct 27 at Augustana (Ill.) W, 38-24 11 143 13.0 38 0 - -
Nov 3 at Millikin W, 49-42 7 84 12.0 29 1 - -
Nov 10 Carroll (Wis.) W, 44-6 6 70 11.7 26 2 - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 1 Chicago W, 24-17 - - - - - 0
Sep 15 at #5 North Central (Ill.) L, 32-19 - - - - - 0
Sep 22 Carthage W, 51-31 - - - - - 0
Sep 29 at North Park W, 44-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 6 at Elmhurst W, 23-10 - - - - - 0
Oct 13 #12 Wheaton (Ill.) W, 17-10 - - - - - 0
Oct 20 #17 Illinois Wesleyan L, 27-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 27 at Augustana (Ill.) W, 38-24 - - - - - 0
Nov 3 at Millikin W, 49-42 - - - - - 0
Nov 10 Carroll (Wis.) W, 44-6 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 1 Chicago W, 24-17 - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at #5 North Central (Ill.) L, 32-19 - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Carthage W, 51-31 - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 at North Park W, 44-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Elmhurst W, 23-10 - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 #12 Wheaton (Ill.) W, 17-10 - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 #17 Illinois Wesleyan L, 27-21 - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Augustana (Ill.) W, 38-24 - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Millikin W, 49-42 - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Carroll (Wis.) W, 44-6 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 1 Chicago W, 24-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at #5 North Central (Ill.) L, 32-19 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Carthage W, 51-31 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 at North Park W, 44-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Elmhurst W, 23-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 #12 Wheaton (Ill.) W, 17-10 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 #17 Illinois Wesleyan L, 27-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Augustana (Ill.) W, 38-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Millikin W, 49-42 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Carroll (Wis.) W, 44-6 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 1 Chicago W, 24-17 1 - 22 - - 22
Sep 15 at #5 North Central (Ill.) L, 32-19 1 - 20 - - 20
Sep 22 Carthage W, 51-31 1 - 28 - - 28
Sep 29 at North Park W, 44-21 1 - 46 - - 46
Oct 6 at Elmhurst W, 23-10 1 - 25 - - 25
Oct 13 #12 Wheaton (Ill.) W, 17-10 1 - - - - 0
Oct 20 #17 Illinois Wesleyan L, 27-21 1 - 5 - - 5
Oct 27 at Augustana (Ill.) W, 38-24 1 - 143 - - 143
Nov 3 at Millikin W, 49-42 1 - 84 - - 84
Nov 10 Carroll (Wis.) W, 44-6 1 - 70 - - 70
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 1 Chicago W, 24-17 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 15 at #5 North Central (Ill.) L, 32-19 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 22 Carthage W, 51-31 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 29 at North Park W, 44-21 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 6 at Elmhurst W, 23-10 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 13 #12 Wheaton (Ill.) W, 17-10 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 20 #17 Illinois Wesleyan L, 27-21 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 27 at Augustana (Ill.) W, 38-24 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 3 at Millikin W, 49-42 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 10 Carroll (Wis.) W, 44-6 12 - 2 - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 1 Chicago W, 24-17 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 15 at #5 North Central (Ill.) L, 32-19 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 22 Carthage W, 51-31 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 29 at North Park W, 44-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 6 at Elmhurst W, 23-10 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 13 #12 Wheaton (Ill.) W, 17-10 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 20 #17 Illinois Wesleyan L, 27-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 27 at Augustana (Ill.) W, 38-24 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 3 at Millikin W, 49-42 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 10 Carroll (Wis.) W, 44-6 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2018-19 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2019-20 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 20 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2016-17 - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 5 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 10 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 5 - - - - - - - -
Total 20 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2016-17 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 5 11 2.2 89 17.8 8.1 2 17
2018-19 10 44 4.4 443 44.3 10.1 4 38
2019-20 5 33 6.6 334 66.8 10.1 1 37
Total 20 88 4.4 866 43.3 9.8 7 38
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2016-17 - - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 5 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 10 - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 5 - - - - - - - 0
Total 20 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2016-17 - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 5 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 10 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 5 - - - - - - - -
Total 20 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - -
2019-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Total - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2016-17 - - - - - 0 -
2017-18 5 - 89 - - 89 17.8
2018-19 10 - 443 - - 443 44.3
2019-20 5 - 334 - - 334 66.8
Total 20 - 866 - - 866 43.3
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2016-17 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 12 2.4 - 2 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 24 2.4 - 4 - - - - - - - 0
2019-20 6 1.2 - 1 - - - - - - - 0
Total 42 2.1 - 7 - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2016-17 - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2019-20 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 20 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 9 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 8 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 9 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 - - - - - - - -
Losses 2 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 44 4.4 443 44.3 10.1 4 38
Conference 9 40 4.4 421 46.8 10.5 4 38
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 14 2.8 125 25.0 8.9 3 26
Away 5 30 6.0 318 63.6 10.6 1 38
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 39 4.9 418 52.3 10.7 4 38
Losses 2 5 2.5 25 12.5 5.0 0 13
-
September 4 16 4.0 116 29.0 7.3 1 18
October 4 15 3.8 173 43.3 11.5 0 38
November 2 13 6.5 154 77.0 11.8 3 29
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 10 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 9 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 5 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 8 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 2 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 9 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 - - - - - - - -
Losses 2 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total - - - - - - - - - -
Conference - - - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins - - - - - - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September - - - - - - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 10 - 443 - - 443 44.3
Conference 9 - 421 - - 421 46.8
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - 125 - - 125 25.0
Away 5 - 318 - - 318 63.6
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 8 - 418 - - 418 52.3
Losses 2 - 25 - - 25 12.5
-
September 4 - 116 - - 116 29.0
October 4 - 173 - - 173 43.3
November 2 - 154 - - 154 77.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 24 2.4 - 4 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 24 2.7 - 4 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 18 3.6 - 3 - - - - - - - 0
Away 6 1.2 - 1 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 24 3.0 - 4 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 6 1.5 - 1 - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0
November 18 9.0 - 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 9 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 8 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -