#30 Ben SaariBovre
Running Back-RB
Height: 6-0
Weight: 197
Hometown: Alexandria, Minn.
High School: Jefferson
H.S. ('07)
Major: Exc. Science


2008 - Played in two games and carried the ball three times for a total of three yards.

2007 - Played in four games for the Cobbers...carried the ball seven times for a total of 50 yards...his longest run was 14 yards.

Personal: Letter Winner in Football and Baseball...All-Conference and All-Section in Football...son of Jim Bovre and Linda Saari...hobbies include video games, hanging out with friends

Why did you chose Concordia? “Good academics and football ."


_____________The SAARIBOVRE File

Nickname: Benski, Bov

One word that best describes me: eccentric

Where would you go if you could spend one week anywhere in the world: Sydney, Australia

Favorite food: Cereal

Favorite restaurant: D. Michael B's in Alexandria

Favorite movie: Dumb and Dumber

Favorite TV show: Sportscenter

Favorite musical groups: Nirvana, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Bob Marley

Favorite book: Scar Tissue

Favorite holiday: Halloween

One thing I can't live without: TV

If I could have one superpower: X-Ray vision

Best Class ever taken at Concordia: Writing

The three people I would most like to meet: Kurt Cobain, Bob Marley, John Lennon

Nobody know how much I like to: sleep

Biggest influence on my football career: High School coach Mike Empting

Greatest personal sports moment: State Tourney in VFW

If I were to play another sport it would be..: Hockey

Favorite pro sports team: Atlanta Braves

My dream job is: Baseball general manager

Before each game I: Take a Nap

One thing I absolutely have to do before I turn 40: own a horse

This summer I: Chilled

If I were president, the first thing I would do is: Give Concordia Football a new locker room