45 Marcus Bowers
45 Marcus Bowers
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 230
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Roseville, Mich.
High School: Fraser
Position: DE/LB
gp 10
tk 45.0
sac 3.5
int -
ffum -

Big, strong, physical force with good quickness, per the staff … Projects to transition to defensive line after spending last season at linebacker.

2016: Solidified role as a defensive leader who appeared in all 10 games at linebacker with nine starts (didn’t start “Senior Day”) … Tops on the team with 86 tackles, with per-game average tying for eighth in the conference … Named to the D3football.com Team of the Week for career-best 17 tackles in win over Oberlin (Oct. 18) … Notched a touchdown-saving tackle on the 1-yard line in the first quarter against the Yeomen … Finished the season with three double-digit tackle games including 15 versus DePauw (Sept. 17) and 10 a week prior against Allegheny (Sept. 10) … Overall had at least seven tackles in every game but three … Key in Wooster ranking in the top quarter of the division in tackles for loss per game with seven on the year.

2015: Rapid improvement resulted in five starts to end a successful freshman campaign … Appeared in all 10 games on the year … Ranked third on the team with 53 tackles, 6.5 of which went for loss … Tied for the team lead with four forced fumbles … Also credited with 1.5 sacks and three pass breakups … Responded with season-high 10 tackles in first start versus Oberlin (Oct. 17) … Overall, recorded 35 tackles and three forced fumbles in games started … Forced a fumble in three straight games against No. 9 Wabash (Oct. 24), Kenyon (Oct. 31), and Hiram (Nov. 7) … Added eight tackles against Hiram, and capped freshman slate with seven versus Ohio Wesleyan (Nov. 14).

Prior to Wooster: Decorated student-athlete at Fraser High School, earning three all-league honors … Also earned four all-county certificates, and a pair of all-metro east awards … Lettered four years in football and wrestling, and three years as a member of the track & field team.

Personal: Born March 10, 1997 … Son of Melody Bowers … Majoring in psychology … Earned prestigious Gilman Scholar award to study abroad in New Zealand this past spring.

Recent Games
Sep 30 Wabash L, 33-28
Oct 14 Oberlin W, 38-28
Oct 21 at Hiram W, 58-25
Oct 28 at Kenyon W, 51-41
Nov 4 Denison L, 36-26
Nov 11 at Wittenberg L, 47-21
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 14 13
Assists 31 27
Tackles 45.0 40.0
Tackles per game 4.5 4.4
Sacks 3.5 3.5
Sack yards 25 25
Interceptions - -
Returned for touchdown - -
Fumble recoveries - -
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 2 Bluffton W, 45-21 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Allegheny W, 49-35 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Ohio Wesleyan W, 38-20 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at DePauw L, 51-24 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Wabash L, 33-28 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Oberlin W, 38-28 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Hiram W, 58-25 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Kenyon W, 51-41 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Denison L, 36-26 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Wittenberg L, 47-21 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 2 Bluffton W, 45-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Allegheny W, 49-35 - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Ohio Wesleyan W, 38-20 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at DePauw L, 51-24 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Wabash L, 33-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Oberlin W, 38-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Hiram W, 58-25 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Kenyon W, 51-41 - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Denison L, 36-26 - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Wittenberg L, 47-21 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 2 Bluffton W, 45-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Allegheny W, 49-35 - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Ohio Wesleyan W, 38-20 - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at DePauw L, 51-24 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Wabash L, 33-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Oberlin W, 38-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Hiram W, 58-25 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Kenyon W, 51-41 - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Denison L, 36-26 - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Wittenberg L, 47-21 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 2 Bluffton W, 45-21 - - - - - 0
Sep 9 at Allegheny W, 49-35 - - - - - 0
Sep 16 Ohio Wesleyan W, 38-20 - - - - - 0
Sep 23 at DePauw L, 51-24 - - - - - 0
Sep 30 Wabash L, 33-28 - - - - - 0
Oct 14 Oberlin W, 38-28 - - - - - 0
Oct 21 at Hiram W, 58-25 - - - - - 0
Oct 28 at Kenyon W, 51-41 - - - - - 0
Nov 4 Denison L, 36-26 - - - - - 0
Nov 11 at Wittenberg L, 47-21 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 2 Bluffton W, 45-21 - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Allegheny W, 49-35 - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Ohio Wesleyan W, 38-20 - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at DePauw L, 51-24 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Wabash L, 33-28 - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Oberlin W, 38-28 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Hiram W, 58-25 - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Kenyon W, 51-41 - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Denison L, 36-26 - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Wittenberg L, 47-21 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 2 Bluffton W, 45-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Allegheny W, 49-35 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Ohio Wesleyan W, 38-20 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at DePauw L, 51-24 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 Wabash L, 33-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Oberlin W, 38-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Hiram W, 58-25 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Kenyon W, 51-41 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 Denison L, 36-26 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Wittenberg L, 47-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 2 Bluffton W, 45-21 1 - - - - 0
Sep 9 at Allegheny W, 49-35 1 - - - - 0
Sep 16 Ohio Wesleyan W, 38-20 1 - - - - 0
Sep 23 at DePauw L, 51-24 1 - - - - 0
Sep 30 Wabash L, 33-28 1 - - - - 0
Oct 14 Oberlin W, 38-28 1 - - - - 0
Oct 21 at Hiram W, 58-25 1 - - - - 0
Oct 28 at Kenyon W, 51-41 1 - - - - 0
Nov 4 Denison L, 36-26 1 - - - - 0
Nov 11 at Wittenberg L, 47-21 1 - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 2 Bluffton W, 45-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 9 at Allegheny W, 49-35 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 16 Ohio Wesleyan W, 38-20 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 23 at DePauw L, 51-24 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 30 Wabash L, 33-28 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 14 Oberlin W, 38-28 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 21 at Hiram W, 58-25 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 28 at Kenyon W, 51-41 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 4 Denison L, 36-26 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 11 at Wittenberg L, 47-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 2 Bluffton W, 45-21 1 4 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 at Allegheny W, 49-35 2 5 7.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 16 Ohio Wesleyan W, 38-20 0 2 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 23 at DePauw L, 51-24 0 2 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Sep 30 Wabash L, 33-28 2 5 7.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 Oberlin W, 38-28 1 2 3.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at Hiram W, 58-25 0 3 3.0 0.5 1 1 1 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 at Kenyon W, 51-41 1 2 3.0 1 12 1 12 - - - - - - 1 - -
Nov 4 Denison L, 36-26 3 2 5.0 2 12 2.5 13 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at Wittenberg L, 47-21 4 4 8.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2018-19 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 33 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 3 - - - - - - - -
Total 33 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2015-16 10 - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - -
2018-19 3 - - - - - - -
Total 33 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 3 - - - - - - - 0
Total 33 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2015-16 10 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 10 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 10 - - - - - - - -
2018-19 3 - - - - - - - -
Total 33 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2015-16 2 22 11.0 0 12 - - - - -
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 - - - - - - - - - -
2018-19 - - - - - - - - - -
Total 2 22 11.0 0 12 - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2015-16 10 - - - 22 22 2.2
2016-17 10 - - - - 0 .0
2017-18 10 - - - - 0 .0
2018-19 3 - - - - 0 .0
Total 33 - - - 22 22 .7
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2015-16 0 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - 0
2016-17 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2018-19 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Total 0 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2015-16 10 27 27 54.0 5.4 1.5 6 6.5 16 4 - - - - 3 -
2016-17 10 39 47 86.0 8.6 1 4 7 16 1 - - - - 2 -
2017-18 10 14 31 45.0 4.5 3.5 25 4.5 26 - - - - - 3 -
2018-19 3 10 6 16.0 5.3 4 26 4.5 26 - 1 0 - - 1 -
Total 33 90 111 201.0 6.1 10 61 22.5 84 5 1 0 - - 9 -
  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 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 3 - - - - - - - - - 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 6 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - - -
-
September 5 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 10 - - - - - - -
Conference 9 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 6 - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - -
-
September 5 - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - -
November 2 - - - - - - -
  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 6 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 4 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 5 - - - - - - - 0
October 3 - - - - - - - 0
November 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 10 - - - - - - - -
Conference 9 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 5 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 6 - - - - - - - -
Losses 4 - - - - - - - -
-
September 5 - - - - - - - -
October 3 - - - - - - - -
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 - - - - 0 .0
Conference 9 - - - - 0 .0
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - - - - 0 .0
Away 5 - - - - 0 .0
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 6 - - - - 0 .0
Losses 4 - - - - 0 .0
-
September 5 - - - - 0 .0
October 3 - - - - 0 .0
November 2 - - - - 0 .0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 10 14 31 45.0 4.5 3.5 25 4.5 26 - - - - - 3 -
Conference 9 13 27 40.0 4.4 3.5 25 4.5 26 - - - - - 3 -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 7 15 22.0 4.4 2 12 2.5 13 - - - - - - -
Away 5 7 16 23.0 4.6 1.5 13 2 13 - - - - - 3 -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 6 5 18 23.0 3.8 1.5 13 2 13 - - - - - 1 -
Losses 4 9 13 22.0 5.5 2 12 2.5 13 - - - - - 2 -
-
September 5 5 18 23.0 4.6 - - 0 - - - - - - 1 -
October 3 2 7 9.0 3.0 1.5 13 2 13 - - - - - 1 -
November 2 7 6 13.0 6.5 2 12 2.5 13 - - - - - 1 -