USD looking to close out season with 6th straight win
2012 Capital One Academic All-District VIII
2012 PFL All-Academic First Team
2011 Most Improved Defensive Player
2011 PFL All-Academic First Team
USD: Fourth-year Torero will compete with defensive secondary at safety...
In 2012 started all 11 contests... Ranked 5th on team with 44 tackles (24 solo) to go with 1 interception (Davidson)... Season best 8 tackles at Davidson... 7 stops at Cal Poly... 6 tackles in three other contests... Appeared in all 11 contests in 2011 for the Toreros... Tied for sixth on the team with 40 tackles (29 solo)... Career-high 10 tackles in 48-44 victory at Morehead State... Interception at University of Dayton in 31-28 win... Named 2011 Most Improved Defensive Player and to 2011 PFL All-Academic First Team... Appeared in 10 contests in 2010... Season-high 9 tackles against Valparaiso... Chipped in eight tackles against UC Davis... Finished 10th on the team in total tackles with 25 (nine solo)... Named to PFL Honor Roll... Was a redshirt in 2009.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended La Jolla HS...honored as the Brent Woodall Award winner, which is given to the most well-rounded student-athlete at La Jolla High...led the Vikings in rushing yards and touchdowns during his senior year...1st-team All-Western League performer during his senior year, as well as being named Team Iron Man award winner...in his junior year, earned his second Defensive Coach's Award and was named to the 2nd-team All-Western League...recorded the 3rd-most career tackles for defensive backs at La Jolla High...also a three-time letterman in baseball.
PERSONAL: Born on November 9, 1990 in San Diego, CA...Parents are Mark and Rhonda Beathard of San Diego, CA...Chose USD for its competitive football team, great education, and perfect location...Also recruited by Columbia, University of Redlands, Pomona-Pitzer, and Occidental College...Named to USD's Dean's List... Would like to go to medical school and become an orthopedic surgeon.
Head Coach Dale Lindsey was named to the College Sports Journal All-Freshman Team as their Coach of the Year, the publication announced on Friday. Lindsey led the Toreros to an 8-3 overall record... Read More [+]
Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll and San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh have known each other for a long time -- by Carroll's estimation, the two probably first met when Carroll... Read More [+]
The academic honors keep piling up for seniors Robbie Beathard and Blake Oliaro. They recently were selected to the FCS Athletics Directors Association (ADA) Academic All-Star Team. 43 players were... Read More [+]
USD seniors Robbie Beathard (San Diego, Calif.) and Blake Oliaro (Folsom, Calif.) have been named to the 2013 Capital One Academic All-America® Division I football first team as selected by the... Read More [+]
Seven members of the Torero football team were named to the PFL All-Academic Team, the league office announced Wednesday. Quarterback Mason Mills, defensive end Blake Oliaro, linebacker Troy... Read More [+]
The University of San Diego football team had 19 players selected by PFL coaches as all-league selections the PFL announced Tuesday morning. Senior defensive end Steve Gargiulo, senior running back... Read More [+]
Senior quarterback Mason Mills (Coronado, Calif.) has been named the 2013 Pioneer Football League Offensive Player of the Year after leading San Diego to an 8-3 record this season. Mills, who was ... Read More [+]
After an emotional week the University of San Diego wrapped up their 2013 season with a 23-13 win over Drake. Senior quarterback Mason Mills threw for three touchdowns and 287 yards on 29 of 47... Read More [+]
(San Diego, Calif.) - USD senior defensive end Steve Gargiulo was named a Pioneer Football League co-defensive player of the week following his outstanding performance in the team's 23-13 season-e... Read More [+]