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3 Tanner Krueger
3 - Tanner Krueger
Height: 6-1
Weight: 205
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Waverly, Iowa
High School: Waverly-Shell Rock
Position: QB
Experience: 2L
Honors & Awards
  • All-A-R-C Honorable Mention Quarterback (2018)
  • A-R-C Offensive Player of the Week (9/30/18)
  • Three-year letterwinner (2016-2018)
2018 | junior
  • Earned Honorable Mention All-American Rivers Conference as a Quarterback
  • Named American Rivers Conference Offensive Player of the Week (Sept. 30)
  • Started all ten games at Quarterback
  • Completed 191 of 264 passes for 2531 yards (253.1/game) and 21 touchdowns (2.1/game)
  • Finished with a career-high 329 passing yards, four touchdowns and a two-point conversion catch in an overtime victory over Wartburg (Sept. 29)
  • Had a career-high five touchdown passes in a 56-7 final game last year at Buena Vista (Nov. 10)
  • Ended as the second-leading rusher with 213 yards and three touchdowns on 62 attempts
  • Saw limited time as a punter, finishing the season with five punts and a 38.3 yard average
2017 | sophomore
  • Appeared in seven games as the primary punter and backup quarterback
  • Completed 7 of 14 passes for 83 yards in one appearance as quarterback against Loras (Oct. 7)
  • Had five rushes for nine yards, included a long of 16 yards
  • Punted the first seven games before suffering a season ending knee injury against Loras
  • Punted for 956 yards
  • Averaged 36.8 yards on 26 punts
  • Had a long of 57 yards while also pinning 12 punts down within the 20 
2016 | freshman
  • Served as the team's primary punter for the first half of the season while appearing in relief duty as a quarterback
  • Saw action in eight games
  • Punted for 1,160 yards
  • Averaged 36.2 yards on 32 punts
  • Pinned opponents inside their own 20 on 13 occasions and booted one punt of 50-or-more yards
  • Averaged a season-high 39 yards on six punts against Buena Vista (Sept. 24)
  • Also had a season-long 51-yarder against the Beavers
  • Saw time at quarterback in a relief role at Central, going 1-for-3 for 25 yards with a seven-yard run
High School
  • A 2016 graduate of Waverly-Shell Rock High School
  • Coached by Mark Hubbard
  • Selected first team all-district as a junior (punter) and senior (quarterback)
  • Named to all-conference team for golf
  • Also lettered in basketball and baseball
  • Two-time national qualifier for DECA
Personal
  • Parents are Renea and Travis Krueger
  • Majoring in sports communication and business management