#10 Abe Qaoud
Hometown: St. Louis, Mo.
Major: Business management major with a minor in marketing
Earned honorable mention honors from the MIAA … played in all 15 games and started 12 … finished second on the team in both receptions (48) and yards (560) … tied for the team lead with five touchdown receptions … caught a career-best six passes twice … caught six passes for a career-best 81 yards and a score at Truman (9/20) … had two fourth-quarter touchdown receptions, accounting for the final two scores of a 42-35 win against Missouri Western (9/13) … had three catches for 69 yards at Washburn (10/25), including a season-long 43-yard reception
Recovered from serious burn injuries suffered during an apartment fire in January to play in all 14 games ... earned six starts ... Northwest's fourth-leading receiver with 334 yards ... 28 catches tied for fourth on the team ... caught a career-best five passes twice ... had a season-high 60 yards on five receptions at Emporia State (11/3) ... had a season-long 31-yard reception at Fort Hays State (10/20) ... had at least one catch in 12 of 14 games
Played in all 15 games with three starts ... had second-highest yards per catch average on the team (14.5) … posted career-high 69 receiving yards vs. Fort Hays (10/21) … caught first Bearcat touchdown vs. Emporia State (10/7) … had three receiving touchdowns in a four-game span mid-season
Hazelwood Central High School
Listed on the all-conference team in his final season at wide receiver ... voted most improved player in 2003 ... participated in 2004 Missouri Lions All-Star game ... graduated in 2004.
Son of Jamil and Faten Qaoud ... born Aug. 6, 1986