#51 Casey Droscha
Position: Defensive Line
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 266
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mason, Mich.
High School: Mason HS
Casey Droscha
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Release: 07/11/2006

Two-year starter who came to CMU as a walk-on ... rewarded with a scholarship following spring drills in 2006.

2007: Appeared in all 14 games, starting 12 at nose guard ... made 52 tackles including 23 solo ... career-high 11 tackles for a loss ... posted at least four stops in nine games ...made three stops, one for a loss, versus Toledo (9/8) ... registered five tackles, a sack and 1.5 tackles for a loss at Ball State (10/6) ... made a tackle for a loss in six straight games from Oct. 6 to Nov. 16 ... had a season-best six tackles at Kent State (10/27) ... made four stops against Miami in the MAC Championship Game (12/1) ... credited with three tackles for loss, including a sack, and a forced fumble in the Motor City Bowl (12/26) ... one of three Iron Chippewa award winners at 2007 spring game.

2006: Started the final six games of the season at nose guard ... made 40 tackles, including 6.5 for a loss of yardage and two sacks ... led team with three fumble recoveries ... forced a fumble in the MAC Championship Game against Ohio (11/30) ... posted a career-high and team-leading 10 tackles in the MAC Championship Game.

2005: Played in three games late in the season after recovering from an injury.

2004: Redshirted.

High School: Earned two letters in football and one in track at Mason High ... all-league tight end twice ... all-area Dream Team linebacker ... team MVP as a senior.

Personal: Born March 24, 1986 ... parents are Bryan Droscha and Becky Barrett ... majoring in biology ... maintains a 3.11 GPA.