13 Sam Mentkowski
13 Sam Mentkowski
Height: 6-1
Weight: 195
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Greenfield
High School: Whitnall
Position: WR
Pronunciation: ment-cow-ski
gp 13
yds 1477
yds/g 113.6
td 13

Career: Earned varsity letters in 2014, 2015 & 2016 … Has played in 31 games, including 26 as a starter … Has 113 receptions for 1,664 yards and 14 touchdowns … Has 10 carries for 130 yards and one score … Has completed 2 of 4 passes for 68 yards and one touchdown … Has returned two punts for 27 yards. 

2016: Member of NCAA Division III runner-up team … Played in nine games, all starts … Caught 29 passes for 442 yards and four touchdowns … Had two carries for 27 yards and one touchdown … Had seven catches for 184 yards and three scores against University of St. Thomas (Minn.) … Made five receptions for 65 yards and one score against John Carroll University (Ohio) during the regular season … Had three receptions for 78 yards and one rush for a 21-yard touchdown against UW-Stout … Made six catches for 18 yards against University of Mary Hardin-Baylor.

2015: All-WIAC Honorable Mention … Member of WIAC championship & NCAA Division III postseason team … Played in 12 games, including nine as a starter … Ranked second on team with 45 receptions for 830 yards and seven touchdowns … Went 2-for-3 passing for 68 yards with one touchdown … Had eight receptions for a career-best 209 yards, including a season-long 85-yard catch, and two touchdowns against UW-Stout … Had six receptions for 119 yards against UW-Platteville … Had three catches for 101 yards and two scores against North Park University (Ill.) … Had two receptions for 76 and one touchdown against Finlandia University (Mich.) … Had one catch for a 74-yard touchdown against UW-Stevens Point … Had seven catches for 57 yards against UW-Whitewater in the NCAA postseason … Had five receptions for 81 yards and one punt return for nine yards against UW-River Falls.

2014: Played in all 10 games, including eight as a starter … Tied for team lead with three touchdown receptions … Ranked second on team with 39 catches for 392 yards … Had seven carries for 92 yards … Had six catches for season highs of 105 yards and two touchdowns against UW-Stevens Point … Had five catches for 69 yards and one touchdown against UW-River Falls … Had a career-high 10 receptions for 48 yards against UW-La Crosse … Had nine catches for 74 yards against UW-Stout … Had four catches for 60 yards and two carries for 13 yards against UW-Platteville … Had one reception for 14 yards and two rushes for a season-best 54 yards against UW-Eau Claire … Had three receptions for 21 yards against South Dakota State University.

2013: Attended UW-Oshkosh.

High School: 2013 graduate of Whitnall High School … Earned three varsity letters in football, three in baseball, two in basketball and one in track & field … Played in the 2013 Wisconsin Football Coaches Association All-Star Game.

Personal: Majoring in special education … Member of the 2015-16 & 2016-17 WIAC Scholastic Honor Rolls.

Recent Games
Nov 4 UW-Eau Claire W, 42-7
Nov 11 at UW-Stout W, 31-0
Nov 18 Lakeland University W, 63-0
Nov 25 North Central College (Ill.) W, 42-21
Dec 2 Wartburg College (Iowa) W, 41-27
Dec 9 University of Mount Union (Ohio) L, 43-40
Statistics category Overall Conf
Receptions 67 39
Yards 1477 904
Yards per game 113.6 129.1
Yards per catch 22.0 23.2
Touchdowns 13 7
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 2 at John Carroll University (Ohio) W, 23-17 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Virginia University of Lynchburg W, 74-7 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 UW-Whitewater W, 37-20 0 1 .0% 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Oct 7 UW-Stevens Point W, 49-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 at UW-Platteville W, 28-14 0 1 .0% 0 0.0 0 0 0 0
Oct 21 at UW-La Crosse W, 42-28 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 UW-River Falls W, 31-28 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 UW-Eau Claire W, 42-7 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at UW-Stout W, 31-0 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 Lakeland University W, 63-0 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 25 North Central College (Ill.) W, 42-21 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 2 Wartburg College (Iowa) W, 41-27 - - - - - - - - -
Dec 9 University of Mount Union (Ohio) L, 43-40 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 2 at John Carroll University (Ohio) W, 23-17 1 12 12.0 12 0 - -
Sep 9 Virginia University of Lynchburg W, 74-7 - - - - - - -
Sep 30 UW-Whitewater W, 37-20 1 1 1.0 1 0 - -
Oct 7 UW-Stevens Point W, 49-14 1 0 0.0 0 0 - -
Oct 14 at UW-Platteville W, 28-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at UW-La Crosse W, 42-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 28 UW-River Falls W, 31-28 - - - - - - -
Nov 4 UW-Eau Claire W, 42-7 - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at UW-Stout W, 31-0 - - - - - - -
Nov 18 Lakeland University W, 63-0 - - - - - - -
Nov 25 North Central College (Ill.) W, 42-21 - - - - - - -
Dec 2 Wartburg College (Iowa) W, 41-27 - - - - - - -
Dec 9 University of Mount Union (Ohio) L, 43-40 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 2 at John Carroll University (Ohio) W, 23-17 1 8 8.0 8 0 - -
Sep 9 Virginia University of Lynchburg W, 74-7 4 72 18.0 41 1 - -
Sep 30 UW-Whitewater W, 37-20 10 207 20.7 96 2 - -
Oct 7 UW-Stevens Point W, 49-14 4 148 37.0 64 1 - -
Oct 14 at UW-Platteville W, 28-14 4 70 17.5 45 0 - -
Oct 21 at UW-La Crosse W, 42-28 4 163 40.8 82 2 - -
Oct 28 UW-River Falls W, 31-28 4 71 17.8 31 0 - -
Nov 4 UW-Eau Claire W, 42-7 6 141 23.5 70 1 - -
Nov 11 at UW-Stout W, 31-0 7 104 14.9 39 1 - -
Nov 18 Lakeland University W, 63-0 4 66 16.5 31 1 - -
Nov 25 North Central College (Ill.) W, 42-21 4 117 29.3 50 2 - -
Dec 2 Wartburg College (Iowa) W, 41-27 8 120 15.0 41 1 - -
Dec 9 University of Mount Union (Ohio) L, 43-40 7 190 27.1 86 1 - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 2 at John Carroll University (Ohio) W, 23-17 - - - - - 0
Sep 9 Virginia University of Lynchburg W, 74-7 - - - - - 0
Sep 30 UW-Whitewater W, 37-20 - - - - - 0
Oct 7 UW-Stevens Point W, 49-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 14 at UW-Platteville W, 28-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 21 at UW-La Crosse W, 42-28 - - - - - 0
Oct 28 UW-River Falls W, 31-28 - - - - - 0
Nov 4 UW-Eau Claire W, 42-7 - - - - - 0
Nov 11 at UW-Stout W, 31-0 - - - - - 0
Nov 18 Lakeland University W, 63-0 - - - - - 0
Nov 25 North Central College (Ill.) W, 42-21 - - - - - 0
Dec 2 Wartburg College (Iowa) W, 41-27 - - - - - 0
Dec 9 University of Mount Union (Ohio) L, 43-40 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 2 at John Carroll University (Ohio) W, 23-17 - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Virginia University of Lynchburg W, 74-7 - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 UW-Whitewater W, 37-20 - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 UW-Stevens Point W, 49-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 at UW-Platteville W, 28-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at UW-La Crosse W, 42-28 - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 UW-River Falls W, 31-28 - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 UW-Eau Claire W, 42-7 - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at UW-Stout W, 31-0 - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 Lakeland University W, 63-0 - - - - - - - -
Nov 25 North Central College (Ill.) W, 42-21 - - - - - - - -
Dec 2 Wartburg College (Iowa) W, 41-27 - - - - - - - -
Dec 9 University of Mount Union (Ohio) L, 43-40 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 2 at John Carroll University (Ohio) W, 23-17 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Virginia University of Lynchburg W, 74-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 UW-Whitewater W, 37-20 0 18 - 18 0 1 10 10.0 10 0
Oct 7 UW-Stevens Point W, 49-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 at UW-Platteville W, 28-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at UW-La Crosse W, 42-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 UW-River Falls W, 31-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 UW-Eau Claire W, 42-7 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at UW-Stout W, 31-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 Lakeland University W, 63-0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 25 North Central College (Ill.) W, 42-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 2 Wartburg College (Iowa) W, 41-27 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 9 University of Mount Union (Ohio) L, 43-40 - - - - - 1 8 8.0 8 0
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 2 at John Carroll University (Ohio) W, 23-17 1 12 8 - - 20
Sep 9 Virginia University of Lynchburg W, 74-7 1 - 72 - - 72
Sep 30 UW-Whitewater W, 37-20 1 1 207 10 18 236
Oct 7 UW-Stevens Point W, 49-14 1 0 148 - - 148
Oct 14 at UW-Platteville W, 28-14 1 - 70 - - 70
Oct 21 at UW-La Crosse W, 42-28 1 - 163 - - 163
Oct 28 UW-River Falls W, 31-28 1 - 71 - - 71
Nov 4 UW-Eau Claire W, 42-7 1 - 141 - - 141
Nov 11 at UW-Stout W, 31-0 1 - 104 - - 104
Nov 18 Lakeland University W, 63-0 1 - 66 - - 66
Nov 25 North Central College (Ill.) W, 42-21 1 - 117 - - 117
Dec 2 Wartburg College (Iowa) W, 41-27 1 - 120 - - 120
Dec 9 University of Mount Union (Ohio) L, 43-40 1 - 190 8 - 198
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 2 at John Carroll University (Ohio) W, 23-17 0 0 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 9 Virginia University of Lynchburg W, 74-7 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 30 UW-Whitewater W, 37-20 12 0 2 0 0 - - - - - 0 -
Oct 7 UW-Stevens Point W, 49-14 6 0 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 14 at UW-Platteville W, 28-14 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 21 at UW-La Crosse W, 42-28 12 - 2 - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 28 UW-River Falls W, 31-28 0 - 0 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 4 UW-Eau Claire W, 42-7 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 11 at UW-Stout W, 31-0 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 18 Lakeland University W, 63-0 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 25 North Central College (Ill.) W, 42-21 12 - 2 - - - - - - - 0 -
Dec 2 Wartburg College (Iowa) W, 41-27 6 - 1 - - - - - - - 0 -
Dec 9 University of Mount Union (Ohio) L, 43-40 6 - 1 - 0 - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 2 at John Carroll University (Ohio) W, 23-17 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 9 Virginia University of Lynchburg W, 74-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 30 UW-Whitewater W, 37-20 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 7 UW-Stevens Point W, 49-14 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 14 at UW-Platteville W, 28-14 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 21 at UW-La Crosse W, 42-28 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 28 UW-River Falls W, 31-28 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 4 UW-Eau Claire W, 42-7 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 11 at UW-Stout W, 31-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 18 Lakeland University W, 63-0 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 25 North Central College (Ill.) W, 42-21 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 2 Wartburg College (Iowa) W, 41-27 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 9 University of Mount Union (Ohio) L, 43-40 - - 0.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2014-15 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2015-16 12 2 3 66.7% 68 5.7 22.7 1 0 43 367.1
2016-17 9 0 1 .0% 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0
2017-18 13 0 2 .0% 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0
Total 44 2 6 33.3% 68 1.5 11.3 1 0 43 183.5
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2014-15 10 7 92 9.2 13.1 0 29 - -
2015-16 12 1 11 0.9 11.0 0 11 - -
2016-17 9 2 27 3.0 13.5 1 21 - -
2017-18 13 3 13 1.0 4.3 0 12 - -
Total 44 13 143 3.3 11.0 1 29 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2014-15 10 39 3.9 392 39.2 10.1 3 42
2015-16 12 45 3.8 830 69.2 18.4 7 85
2016-17 9 29 3.2 442 49.1 15.2 4 46
2017-18 13 67 5.2 1477 113.6 22.0 13 96
Total 44 180 4.1 3141 71.4 17.4 27 96
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2014-15 10 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 12 - - - - - - - 0
2016-17 9 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 13 - - - - - - - 0
Total 44 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2014-15 10 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 12 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 9 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 13 - - - - - - - -
Total 44 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2014-15 - - - - - - - - - -
2015-16 - - - - - 2 27 13.5 0 18
2016-17 - - - - - - - - - -
2017-18 0 18 - 0 18 2 18 9.0 0 10
Total 0 18 - 0 18 4 45 11.3 0 18
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2014-15 10 92 392 - - 484 48.4
2015-16 12 11 830 27 - 868 72.3
2016-17 9 27 442 - - 469 52.1
2017-18 13 13 1477 18 18 1526 117.4
Total 44 143 3141 45 18 3347 76.1
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2014-15 18 1.8 0 3 - - - - - - - 0
2015-16 42 3.5 0 7 - 0 - - - - - 0
2016-17 30 3.3 1 4 - - - - - - - 0
2017-18 78 6.0 0 13 0 0 - - - - - 0
Total 168 3.8 1 27 0 0 - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2014-15 10 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2015-16 12 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2016-17 9 1 0 1.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
2017-18 13 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Total 44 3 0 3.0 .1 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 13 0 2 .0% 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0
Conference 7 0 2 .0% 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 9 0 1 .0% 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0
Away 4 0 1 .0% 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 12 0 2 .0% 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0
Losses 1 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 3 0 1 .0% 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0
October 4 0 1 .0% 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 0 0.0
November 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
December 2 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 13 3 13 1.0 4.3 0 12 - -
Conference 7 2 1 0.1 0.5 0 1 - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 9 2 1 0.1 0.5 0 1 - -
Away 4 1 12 3.0 12.0 0 12 - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 12 3 13 1.1 4.3 0 12 - -
Losses 1 - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 2 13 4.3 6.5 0 12 - -
October 4 1 0 0.0 0.0 0 0 - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
December 2 - - - - - - - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 13 67 5.2 1477 113.6 22.0 13 96
Conference 7 39 5.6 904 129.1 23.2 7 96
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 9 51 5.7 1132 125.8 22.2 10 96
Away 4 16 4.0 345 86.3 21.6 3 82
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 12 60 5.0 1287 107.3 21.4 12 96
Losses 1 7 7.0 190 190.0 27.1 1 86
-
September 3 15 5.0 287 95.7 19.1 3 96
October 4 16 4.0 452 113.0 28.3 3 82
November 4 21 5.3 428 107.0 20.4 5 70
December 2 15 7.5 310 155.0 20.7 2 86
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 13 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 7 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 9 - - - - - - - 0
Away 4 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 12 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 1 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 3 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 4 - - - - - - - 0
December 2 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 13 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 9 - - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 12 - - - - - - - -
Losses 1 - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - - - - - - -
December 2 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total 0 18 - 0 18 2 18 9.0 0 10
Conference 0 18 - 0 18 1 10 10.0 0 10
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 0 18 - 0 18 2 18 9.0 0 10
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 0 18 - 0 18 1 10 10.0 0 10
Losses - - - - - 1 8 8.0 0 8
-
September 0 18 - 0 18 1 10 10.0 0 10
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
December - - - - - 1 8 8.0 0 8
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 13 13 1477 18 18 1526 117.4
Conference 7 1 904 10 18 933 133.3
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 9 1 1132 18 18 1169 129.9
Away 4 12 345 - - 357 89.3
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 12 13 1287 10 18 1328 110.7
Losses 1 - 190 8 - 198 198.0
-
September 3 13 287 10 18 328 109.3
October 4 0 452 - - 452 113.0
November 4 - 428 - - 428 107.0
December 2 - 310 8 - 318 159.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 78 6.0 0 13 0 0 - - - - - 0
Conference 42 6.0 0 7 0 0 - - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 60 6.7 0 10 0 0 - - - - - 0
Away 18 4.5 0 3 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 72 6.0 0 12 0 0 - - - - - 0
Losses 6 6.0 - 1 - 0 - - - - - 0
-
September 18 6.0 0 3 0 0 - - - - - 0
October 18 4.5 0 3 - - - - - - - 0
November 30 7.5 - 5 - - - - - - - 0
December 12 6.0 - 2 - 0 - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 13 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Conference 7 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 9 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Away 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 12 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
Losses 1 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
September 3 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
November 4 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -
December 2 - - 0.0 .0 - - 0 - - - - - - - -