5 Tanner Wells
5 Tanner Wells
Height: 6-3
Weight: 215
Year: Sr./Sr.
Hometown: Carrollton, Texas
High School: Parish Episcopal
Position: OLB
gp 11
tk 85.0
sac 2.5
int 2
ffum 1

2013:  Second-Team All-GLIAC, USA College Football Preseason All-American Third-Team selection and a 2014 Beyond Sports Network GLIAC Preseason All-Conference Team selection...tallied a program-high 110 total tackles and 4.5 sacks during the 2013 season...recorded 10 or more tackles four times...against Tiffin University (Nov. 16), he set the Lake Erie record for total tackles in game with 22- 12 of which were solo...against Walsh (Nov. 2), he recovered a fumble...in addition to his defensive prowess, he also served as a part-time punter and kick-off specialist...named to GLIAC All-Academic Team

2012: Earned All-GLIAC honorable mention after starting all 11 games on defense as a sophomore... started the first five games at outside linebacker before moving to safety to fill injury void in the secondary... ranked second on the squad with 81 total tackles, including a team-leading 50 solo stops... tied for team lead with three interceptions and nine tackles for loss... named GLIAC Special Teams Player of the Week after scoring on a 48-yard run on a fake punt in the Storm's win at Notre Dame Oct. 6... also had a career-high 14 total tackles (10 solo) and intercepted a pass in that game, his first at safety... made 10 tackles in the overtime win at Walsh Oct. 27, including 2.5 TFL... made 13 tackles in the finale at Tiffin Nov. 10 and had three other games with at least eight tackles... had an interception in three straight games between Oct. 6-Oct. 20, returning his third for 43 yards against Findlay... also completed a 24-yard pass on another fake punt attempt vs. Ohio Dominican Nov. 3 and punted twice for a 40.5-yard average against Saginaw Valley State Sept. 22... named to All-Ohio FCS/Div. II Second Team by OhioCollegeFootball.com.  

2011: Played in six games as a true freshman, making his first career start at Ferris State on 10/1/11, before missing final five games due to a foot injury... recorded eight total tackles, including a quarterback sack in the season-opening win over Gannon on 9/1/11... had a career-best six stops at Ferris State.

PRIOR TO LAKE ERIE: Was a two-sport standout at Parish Episcopal School in Dallas… named Texas Association of Private and Parochial School (TAPPS) Division II All-State honorable mention defense as a senior after helping lead Parish Episcopal to school’s first TAPPS state title… earned all-district honors in both football and basketball.. received team’s “Mr. Clutch” award in basketball… served as a team captain.

PERSONAL: Born July 20, 1993... parents are Joe and Kris Wells... undecided major.

Recent Games
Oct 11 at Notre Dame (Ohio) W, 42-35
Oct 18 Saginaw Valley (Mich.) W, 24-21
Oct 25 at Malone W, 55-34
Nov 1 at Ferris State (Mich.) L, 66-56
Nov 8 Wayne State (Mich.) L, 47-28
Nov 15 at Michigan Tech L, 59-14
Statistics category Overall Conf
Solo tackles 41 41
Assists 44 42
Tackles 85.0 83.0
Tackles per game 7.7 8.3
Sacks 2.5 2.5
Sack yards 17 17
Interceptions 2 2
Returned for touchdown 0 0
Fumble recoveries 1 1
Fumble return TDs - -
Date Opponent Score comp att pct yds y/a td int sac yds
Sep 6 at Ashland L, 66-21 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 13 Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 48-41 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Walsh W, 47-36 - - - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 66-28 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 Ohio Dominican L, 48-14 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 at Notre Dame (Ohio) W, 42-35 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Saginaw Valley (Mich.) W, 24-21 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Malone W, 55-34 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Ferris State (Mich.) L, 66-56 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Wayne State (Mich.) L, 47-28 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 at Michigan Tech L, 59-14 - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score rush yds y/a lng td fum lost
Sep 6 at Ashland L, 66-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 13 Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 48-41 - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Walsh W, 47-36 - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 66-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 4 Ohio Dominican L, 48-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 11 at Notre Dame (Ohio) W, 42-35 - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Saginaw Valley (Mich.) W, 24-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Malone W, 55-34 - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Ferris State (Mich.) L, 66-56 - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Wayne State (Mich.) L, 47-28 - - - - - - -
Nov 15 at Michigan Tech L, 59-14 1 -3 -3.0 0 0 - -
Date Opponent Score rec yds y/r lng td fum lost
Sep 6 at Ashland L, 66-21 - - - - - - -
Sep 13 Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 48-41 - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Walsh W, 47-36 - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 66-28 - - - - - - -
Oct 4 Ohio Dominican L, 48-14 - - - - - - -
Oct 11 at Notre Dame (Ohio) W, 42-35 - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Saginaw Valley (Mich.) W, 24-21 - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Malone W, 55-34 - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Ferris State (Mich.) L, 66-56 - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Wayne State (Mich.) L, 47-28 - - - - - - -
Nov 15 at Michigan Tech L, 59-14 - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score fgm fga lng xpm xpa pts
Sep 6 at Ashland L, 66-21 - - - - - 0
Sep 13 Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 48-41 - - - - - 0
Sep 20 Walsh W, 47-36 - - - - - 0
Sep 27 at Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 66-28 - - - - - 0
Oct 4 Ohio Dominican L, 48-14 - - - - - 0
Oct 11 at Notre Dame (Ohio) W, 42-35 - - - - - 0
Oct 18 Saginaw Valley (Mich.) W, 24-21 - - - - - 0
Oct 25 at Malone W, 55-34 - - - - - 0
Nov 1 at Ferris State (Mich.) L, 66-56 - - - - - 0
Nov 8 Wayne State (Mich.) L, 47-28 - - - - - 0
Nov 15 at Michigan Tech L, 59-14 - - - - - 0
Date Opponent Score punt yds avg long in20 fc tb blk
Sep 6 at Ashland L, 66-21 - - - - - - - -
Sep 13 Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 48-41 - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Walsh W, 47-36 - - - - - - - -
Sep 27 at Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 66-28 - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 Ohio Dominican L, 48-14 - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 at Notre Dame (Ohio) W, 42-35 1 40 40.0 40 1 0 0 0
Oct 18 Saginaw Valley (Mich.) W, 24-21 2 93 46.5 57 0 1 1 0
Oct 25 at Malone W, 55-34 - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Ferris State (Mich.) L, 66-56 - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Wayne State (Mich.) L, 47-28 - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 at Michigan Tech L, 59-14 - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score kr yds avg lng td pr yds avg lng td
Sep 6 at Ashland L, 66-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 13 Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 48-41 - - - - - - - - - -
Sep 20 Walsh W, 47-36 1 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - -
Sep 27 at Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 66-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 Ohio Dominican L, 48-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 at Notre Dame (Ohio) W, 42-35 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Saginaw Valley (Mich.) W, 24-21 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Malone W, 55-34 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Ferris State (Mich.) L, 66-56 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Wayne State (Mich.) L, 47-28 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 at Michigan Tech L, 59-14 - - - - - - - - - -
Date Opponent Score gp rush rcv pr kr yds
Sep 6 at Ashland L, 66-21 1 - - - - 0
Sep 13 Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 48-41 1 - - - - 0
Sep 20 Walsh W, 47-36 1 - - - 0 0
Sep 27 at Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 66-28 1 - - - - 0
Oct 4 Ohio Dominican L, 48-14 1 - - - - 0
Oct 11 at Notre Dame (Ohio) W, 42-35 1 - - - - 0
Oct 18 Saginaw Valley (Mich.) W, 24-21 1 - - - - 0
Oct 25 at Malone W, 55-34 1 - - - - 0
Nov 1 at Ferris State (Mich.) L, 66-56 1 - - - - 0
Nov 8 Wayne State (Mich.) L, 47-28 1 - - - - 0
Nov 15 at Michigan Tech L, 59-14 1 -3 - - - -3
Date Opponent Score pts rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm saf misc 2pt
Sep 6 at Ashland L, 66-21 0 - - - - 0 - - - - 0 -
Sep 13 Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 48-41 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Sep 20 Walsh W, 47-36 0 - - 0 - 0 - - - - 0 -
Sep 27 at Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 66-28 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 4 Ohio Dominican L, 48-14 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 11 at Notre Dame (Ohio) W, 42-35 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 18 Saginaw Valley (Mich.) W, 24-21 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Oct 25 at Malone W, 55-34 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 1 at Ferris State (Mich.) L, 66-56 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 8 Wayne State (Mich.) L, 47-28 0 - - - - - - - - - 0 -
Nov 15 at Michigan Tech L, 59-14 0 0 - - - - - - - - 0 -
Date Opponent Score tack ast tot sack lost tfl yds ff fr td int yds td brup blk saf
Sep 6 at Ashland L, 66-21 3 2 5.0 - - 1 1 - - - 1 50 0 1 - -
Sep 13 Hillsdale (Mich.) L, 48-41 3 4 7.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - 1 - -
Sep 20 Walsh W, 47-36 1 1 2.0 - - 0 - - - - 1 36 0 - - -
Sep 27 at Grand Valley State (Mich.) L, 66-28 1 4 5.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 4 Ohio Dominican L, 48-14 7 4 11.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 11 at Notre Dame (Ohio) W, 42-35 0 2 2.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Saginaw Valley (Mich.) W, 24-21 6 3 9.0 1.5 10 1.5 10 - - - - - - - - -
Oct 25 at Malone W, 55-34 4 4 8.0 - - 0.5 1 1 - - - - - - - -
Nov 1 at Ferris State (Mich.) L, 66-56 5 8 13.0 - - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 8 Wayne State (Mich.) L, 47-28 4 6 10.0 0.5 4 0.5 4 - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 at Michigan Tech L, 59-14 7 6 13.0 0.5 3 0.5 3 - 1 - - - - 1 - -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
2011-12 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
2012-13 11 1 1 100.0% 24 2.2 24.0 0 0 24 301.6
2013-14 11 1 1 100.0% 22 2.0 22.0 0 0 22 284.8
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Total 37 2 2 100.0% 46 1.2 23.0 0 0 24 293.2
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
2011-12 4 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 11 1 48 4.4 48.0 1 48 - -
2013-14 11 1 3 0.3 3.0 0 3 - -
2014-15 11 1 -3 -0.3 -3.0 0 0 - -
Total 37 3 48 1.3 16.0 1 48 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
2011-12 4 - - - - - - -
2012-13 11 - - - - - - -
2013-14 11 - - - - - - -
2014-15 11 - - - - - - -
Total 37 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
2011-12 4 - - - - - - - 0
2012-13 11 - - - - - - - 0
2013-14 11 - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 11 - - - - - - - 0
Total 37 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
2011-12 4 - - - - - - - -
2012-13 11 2 81 40.5 41 0 0 0 0
2013-14 11 8 264 33.0 49 3 0 0 0
2014-15 11 3 133 44.3 57 1 1 1 0
Total 37 13 478 36.8 57 4 1 1 0
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
2011-12 - - - - - - - - - -
2012-13 - - - - - - - - - -
2013-14 - - - - - - - - - -
2014-15 1 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - -
Total 1 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
2011-12 4 - - - - 0 .0
2012-13 11 48 - - - 48 4.4
2013-14 11 3 - - - 3 .3
2014-15 11 -3 - - 0 -3 -.3
Total 37 48 - - 0 48 1.3
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
2011-12 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
2012-13 6 0.5 1 - - - 0 - - - - 0
2013-14 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
2014-15 0 0.0 0 - 0 - 0 - - - - 0
Total 6 0.2 1 - 0 - 0 - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
2011-12 4 1 1 2.0 .5 1 6 1 6 - - - - - - -
2012-13 11 50 31 81.0 7.4 3 28 9 51 1 - - 3 43 3 -
2013-14 11 53 57 110.0 10.0 4.5 49 12.5 72 - 1 0 - - 2 -
2014-15 11 41 44 85.0 7.7 2.5 17 4 19 1 1 0 2 86 3 -
Total 37 145 133 278.0 7.5 11 100 26.5 148 2 2 0 5 129 8 -
  gp comp att pct yds y/g y/a td int lg effic
Total 11 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Conference 10 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Away 6 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
Losses 7 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
October 4 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
November 3 - - - - - - - - - 0.0
  gp rush yds y/g avg td lg fum lost
Total 11 1 -3 -0.3 -3.0 0 0 - -
Conference 10 1 -3 -0.3 -3.0 0 0 - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - -
Away 6 1 -3 -0.5 -3.0 0 0 - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - -
Losses 7 1 -3 -0.4 -3.0 0 0 - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - - -
November 3 1 -3 -1.0 -3.0 0 0 - -
  gp rec rec/g yds y/g avg td lg
Total 11 - - - - - - -
Conference 10 - - - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 - - - - - - -
Away 6 - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - -
Losses 7 - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - -
October 4 - - - - - - -
November 3 - - - - - - -
  gp fgm fga pct lg xpm xpa pct pts
Total 11 - - - - - - - 0
Conference 10 - - - - - - - 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 5 - - - - - - - 0
Away 6 - - - - - - - 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 4 - - - - - - - 0
Losses 7 - - - - - - - 0
-
September 4 - - - - - - - 0
October 4 - - - - - - - 0
November 3 - - - - - - - 0
  gp punt yds avg lg in20 fc tb blk
Total 11 3 133 44.3 57 1 1 1 0
Conference 10 2 93 46.5 57 0 1 1 0
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 2 93 46.5 57 0 1 1 0
Away 6 1 40 40.0 40 1 0 0 0
Neutral - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 3 133 44.3 57 1 1 1 0
Losses 7 - - - - - - - -
-
September 4 - - - - - - - -
October 4 3 133 44.3 57 1 1 1 0
November 3 - - - - - - - -
  kr yds avg td lg pr yds avg td lg
Total 1 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - -
Conference 1 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - -
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 1 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 1 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - -
Losses - - - - - - - - - -
-
September 1 0 0.0 0 0 - - - - -
October - - - - - - - - - -
November - - - - - - - - - -
  gp rush rcv pr kr yds ypg
Total 11 -3 - - 0 -3 -.3
Conference 10 -3 - - 0 -3 -.3
Exhibition - - - - - 0 -
-
Home 5 - - - 0 0 .0
Away 6 -3 - - - -3 -.5
Neutral - - - - - 0 -
-
Wins 4 - - - 0 0 .0
Losses 7 -3 - - - -3 -.4
-
September 4 - - - 0 0 .0
October 4 - - - - 0 .0
November 3 -3 - - - -3 -1.0
  pts pts/g rush rec kr pr int fum xpm fgm 2pt misc
Total 0 0.0 0 - 0 - 0 - - - - 0
Conference 0 0.0 0 - 0 - 0 - - - - 0
Exhibition 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Home 0 0.0 - - 0 - 0 - - - - 0
Away 0 0.0 0 - - - 0 - - - - 0
Neutral 0 - - - - - - - - - - 0
-
Wins 0 0.0 - - 0 - 0 - - - - 0
Losses 0 0.0 0 - - - 0 - - - - 0
-
September 0 0.0 - - 0 - 0 - - - - 0
October 0 0.0 - - - - - - - - - 0
November 0 0.0 0 - - - - - - - - 0
  gp tkl ast tot tkl/g sck yds tfl yds ff fr yds int yds brup blk
Total 11 41 44 85.0 7.7 2.5 17 4 19 1 1 0 2 86 3 -
Conference 10 41 42 83.0 8.3 2.5 17 4 19 1 1 0 2 86 3 -
Exhibition - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Home 5 21 18 39.0 7.8 2 14 2 14 - - - 1 36 1 -
Away 6 20 26 46.0 7.7 0.5 3 2 5 1 1 0 1 50 2 -
Neutral - - - 0.0 - - - 0 - - - - - - - -
-
Wins 4 11 10 21.0 5.3 1.5 10 2 11 1 - - 1 36 - -
Losses 7 30 34 64.0 9.1 1 7 2 8 - 1 0 1 50 3 -
-
September 4 8 11 19.0 4.8 - - 1 1 - - - 2 86 2 -
October 4 17 13 30.0 7.5 1.5 10 2 11 1 - - - - - -
November 3 16 20 36.0 12.0 1 7 1 7 - 1 0 - - 1 -