Wisconsin OL Dan Voltz Retiring From Football

Veteran Wisconsin lineman retiring from football after missing six games last season due to a knee injury. News broke this afternoon regarding an experienced Wisconsin lineman retiring from football. Fifth-year senior Dan Voltz, who had made 27 career starts at center, is calling it a career. Wisconsin head coach Paul Chryst informed the media earlier today. News from #Badgers...
Via College Spun
August 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Dan Voltz, Wisconsin starting center, retires

The Wisconsin Badgers received some bad news just ahead of the start of the 2016 college football season. On Tuesday, starting center Dan Voltz announced his decision to retire from football due to injuries. However, Voltz reportedly plans to remain close to the program. News from #Badgers camp: OL Dan Voltz has elected to retire from football. Called it tough decision. Plans...
Via Campus Sports Net
August 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Senior OL Dan Voltz announces retirement from football

The University of Wisconsin offensive line was expected to be a strong suit for the 2016 season, part of that reason was the strong leadership of senior Dan Voltz. His leadership was on display this spring, as he sat out recovering from a knee injury and noticing the talent of sophomore Michael Dieter at center chose to go to the coaching staff and suggest a move to left guard. That...
Via Madtown Badgers
August 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Could Dan Voltz make selfless move to guard for Badgers?

Dan Voltz came in to Wisconsin as one of the most highly touted recruits of the 2012 recruiting class. He was the No. 100 ranked player in the country and the No. 8 guard in the nation as well. But, since arriving in Madison Voltz’s home has been at center and been an award-winning center at that. He’s also been on the injured list, and that streak of lost games continued in...
Via Madtown Badgers
April 12, 2016  |  Discuss

Badgers center Voltz out for rest of season

MADISON, Wis. -- Wisconsin has lost starting center Dan Voltz for the season with a knee injury suffered in the 24-13 victory over Illinois. "Dan meant a lot to the team and certainly the offensive line," coach Paul Chryst said Monday. "But we have guys that are ready." Redshirt freshman Michael Deiter will make his second start of the season at center for Wisconsin (6-2, 3-1 Big...
Via Associated Press
October 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Badgers center Dan Voltz out for season

Badgers starting center Dan Voltz has battled injury issues for a couple of seasons now. Last year he dealt with ankle issues and this season has fought threw elbow problems, but now his season is over.Against Illinois on Saturday, Voltz left the game after suffering a right knee injury and did not return. Today during his Monday press conference, head coach Paul Chryst announced...
Via FOX Sports
October 26, 2015  |  Discuss

BREAKING: Dan Voltz to miss rest of season

The Wisconsin Badgers ever-changing offensive line will look a lot different for the rest of the 2015 season. On Monday, head coach Paul Chryst announced star Center, Dan Voltz, will miss the remainder of the season following an injury on Saturday at Illinois. PC: "Dan Voltz will miss the remainder of the season. Rob (Wheelwright) will be out for a period of time" #Badgers — Wisconsin...
Via Madtown Badgers
October 26, 2015  |  Discuss

Badgers starting C Dan Voltz out against Purdue today

Wisconsin starting center Dan Voltz will not play today against Purdue due to a lingering elbow injury. Mike Carmin of the Lafayette Journal & Courier reported the update. Badgers without starting C Dan Voltz vs. #Purdue http://t.co/jL9SQPeaSh — mike carmin (@carminjc) October 17, 2015 Michael Deiter will start at center in Voltz’s place, adding to Wisconsin’s O-line...
Via Campus Sports Net
October 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Wisconsin factory of running backs continues to produce

By Ryan Palencer While the Wisconsin Badgers lost a heavy (no pun intended) amount of talented offensive linemen, don’t expect a significant drop-off in the UW running attack in 2015. The first thing folks may point to in citing a possible decline in Madison is the loss of Melvin Gordon, who ran for the second most all-time yards in a campaign last season. While the point is...
Via The Student Section
August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Badgers' Voltz named to Rimington Trophy preseason watch list

Wisconsin sophomore Dan Voltz was named Monday to the preseason watch list for the Rimington Trophy, which is presented annually to the most outstanding center in college football. Voltz is one of just five underclassmen among the 64 players named to the watch list, which includes players from 10 of the 14 Big Ten programs. Voltz, a 6-foot-3, 313-pounder from Barrington, Ill., played...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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