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Northwest Bearcats

Aldwin Foster-Rettig

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Aldwin Foster-Rettig

Safety

Height6-1
ClassSenior
HometownBalch Springs, Texas
High SchoolWest Mesquite
MajorBiology
MinorChemistry

2009

Played in all 15 games and made 13 starts at safety ... finished ninth on the team with 50 tackles ... also had nine pass break-ups, a forced fumble and a recovered fumble ... ranked fourth in the MIAA with 11 passes defended ... recovered a blocked punt in the end zone for a touchdown during the season opener at Abilene Christian (8/27) ... had six tackles in both games against Abilene Christian ... had a season-high eight stops during the national championship game against Grand Valley State (12/12) ... earned both of his interceptions against Pittsburg State in the Fall Classic at Arrowhead Stadium (9/12) ... MIAA Commissioner's Academic Honor Roll member

2008

Second-team All-MIAA safety ... earned third-team all-region honors ... played in 14 of 15 games with 13 starts ... ranked second on the team with 74 tackles including 41 solo stops ... tied for second on the team with three interceptions ... returned an interception for a touchdown against Minnesota-Duluth (12/13) ... second championship game in which he scored Northwest's first touchdown ... broke up six passes on the year and had 3.5 tackles-for-loss ... forced a fumble vs. Pittsburg State, which led to the game's first touchdown (11/22) ... recovered a fumble vs. North Alabama, which led to a touchdown and a 17-0 lead (12/6) ... led the team in tackles three times ... had a career-high eight tackles twice

2007

Phil Voge Award Winner (top Northwest freshman, shared award with Ryan Jones) ... played in all 14 games ... tied for the team lead in interceptions with two ... both were returned for touchdowns ... had an 89-yard interception return for a score in the second quarter vs. West Texas A&M (11/24) ... score gave Northwest a 28-7 lead ... scored the first touchdown of the national championship game vs. Valdosta State (12/15) ... his 31-yard interception return gave the Bearcats a 7-3 lead early in the second quarter ... had three tackles three times including vs. Grand Valley State (12/8) ... had a tackle-for-loss at Fort Hays State (10/20) and vs. Washburn (10/27) ... broke up a pass in each of the team's first two games of the season ... recovered a fumble vs. Southwest Baptist (9/29)

2006

Redshirt season

West Mesquite High School

Class 4A Second-Team All-State Academic Team ... 2006 graduate.

Personal Bio

Son of Demetra Foster ... born June 29, 1988 ... father, Alvin Retting, played for the Detroit Drive of the Arena Football League

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Defense

G

UA

A

TOTAL

TFL

PD

FF

FR

BLK

INT

YDS

TD

2007

14

13

7

20

2.5-4

4

-

1

-

2

120

2

2008

14

41

33

74

3.5-8

9

1

1

-

3

68

1

2009

15

27

23

50

1.5-3

11

1

1

-

2

20

-

2010

13

32

41

73

1.0-2

5

3

-

-

-

-

-

Total

56

113

104

217

8.5-17

29

5

3

-

7

208

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