Roster

 

2014 Men's Varsity Football

# Name Height Weight Position(s) Year Hometown
James Starr 6-0 220 Linebacker SO Mullen, Nebraska
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1 Micah Twedell 6-0 175 Defensive Back SR Lakewood, California

2013…played in seven games…ran for 30 yards.

2010…played in nine games at quarterback…completed 46-94 passes for 508 yards.

Before Dordt… played at Faith Christian High School (Colorado)…threw for 1302 yards on 70 completions in 123 attempts with 16 touchdown passes in 2008 and completed 79-148 passes in 2009…threw for 20 touchdowns in 2009 and ran for 847 yards and claimed first team all–state honors and was the state championship game most valuable player…was a second team all-state pick in 2008.

2 Kyle Brummel 6-2 205 Defensive Back JR Rock Valley, Iowa

Before Dordt…played cornerback for Western Christian (Iowa) and took away seven interceptions and recovered a fumble while helping the Wolfpack to the state playoffs in 2009…had 11 solo and 19 assisted tackles and was named third-team all-state and earned all-district honors.

3 Zach Barker 5-8 160 Quarterback SO Katy, Texas

2013…played in eight games for the Defenders and was 22-48 passing for 225 yards…had 148 yards passing against Northwestern on October 26.

Before Dordt...graduated Mayde Creek (Texas)…threw for 1,574 yards season with 13 touchdown passes and two rushing scores…was an honorable mention all-district pick and was his team’s offensive mvp.

4 Trai Pickney 5-8 175 Running Back SR Carrollton, Texas

2013…played in eight games for the Defenders…ran for 137 yards and two touchdowns…caught a pair of passes…ran for a season high 52 yards against Midland on September 14.

2012…led the Defenders in rushing with 545 yards on 84 carries…averaged 6.5 yards per carry and scored five touchdowns…caught 15 passes for 255 yards…returned four punts for 39 yards and 19 kickoffs for a 21.1 per return average…earned all-GPAC honorable mention honors.

2011…played in 11 games for the Defenders…rushed for 169 yards on 41 attempts…caught 27 balls for 218 yards…scored two touchdowns.

Before Dordt… was a first team all-district pick at cornerback in 2009 and a second team selection in 2010 for Newman Smith (Texas)…earned three letters while helping Newman Smith to its first state playoff berth in 17 seasons in 2009 and Newman Smith made a return trip to the playoffs in 2010…earned honorable mention all-state academic in 2010…also earned second team all-district honors in basketball…played corner back, running back and wide receiver.

5 Xavier Caffee 5-6 160 Running Back FR Lancaster, Texas

Before Dordt…played for Lancaster High School (Texas) and earned district, bi-district, area and regional titles and was the state runner-up...was also a track and field standout.

6 Taylan Seaman 6-1 190 Quarterback FR Big Bear, California

Before Dordt…was picked league mvp for Big Bear High School (California) as a senior and was picked as the All-CIF utility player…was an all-league offensive player and helped Big Bear to back-to-back league championships…qualified for the playoff quarterfinals in 2012 and the semifinals in 2013.

8 Lenard Manuel 6-2 240 Running Back SR Kansas City, Missouri

2013…played in ten games…ran for 451 yards on 113 carries…scored a season high five touchdowns and had a 4.0 yards per carry average…ran for 83 yards against Briar Cliff on September 28…was Pizza Ranch offensive player of the week once and special teams player of the week one time.

2012…ran for 389 yards on 78 carries…had a long run of 49 yards and a 5.0 yards per carry average.

2011…played in five games for the Defenders…had 141 yards rushing on 39 attempts.

Before Dordt…attended Kansas City Christian (Missouri).

9 Luke Feasline 6-3 215 Quarterback FR Saint Maries, Idaho

Before Dordt… played quarterback and free safety Saint Maries High School (Idaho)…earned all-league honors at quarterback and set a single game passing yardage record with 409…threw for 4,414 yards during his career and passed for 31 touchdowns and completed 55 percent of his passes, completing 258 career passes…rushed 220 times for 912 yards during his career and ran for 18 touchdowns.

10 Cole McClain 5-10 175 Defensive Back JR Miller, South Dakota

2013…started 11 games for the Defenders…made 68 tackles—46 of them solo…had an interception and five breakups…recovered a fumble and had a quarterback sack…had 13 tackles in a game twice—once against Dakota State and again against Concordia…was the Dordt/Pizza Ranch special teams player of the week once and defensive player of the week once.

2012…played in three games.

Before Dordt…played quarterback, cornerback, safety, running back, flanker and punter during his high school career at Sunshine Bible Academy (South Dakota)...recorded 131 tackles with one interception on defense…completed 88 passes for 1,413 yards and 12 touchdowns at quarterback… rushed for another 678 yards on 194 carries for 11 touchdowns and caught eight passes…served as team captain in 2011 and was an all-281 Conference pick as a senior while earning honorable mention accolades in 2010…served as team captain in 2011.

11 Josh Perez-Chenge 5-10 165 Running Back JR Chula Vista, California

Before Dordt…graduated Calvary Christian Academy (California)…played a variety of positions at Calvary Christian Academy including running back, quarterback, safety and cornerback…was the athlete of the year at Calvary Christian Academy in 2008 and was a first-team all-league pick in 2009 in the Sunrise League…claimed team mvp honors in 2008 and 2009.

11 Nick Ryor 5-10 165 Linebacker FR Arcadia, California

Before Dordt…totaled 100 tackles during his senior campaign at Arcadia High School (Colorado)…recorded two interceptions with two fumble recoveries along with two defensive touchdowns…played both as a junior when he was at fullback and linebacker.

12 Markeis Goodman 5-10 170 Defensive Back FR Panama City, Florida
No details available.
13 Maliek Lee 5-9 175 Running Back FR Colorado Springs, Colorado
No details available.
14 Michael Dayton 5-10 160 Defensive Back SO Senoia, Georgia

2013…played in one game.

Before Dordt…attended East Coweta High School (Georgia)… played linebacker and fullback and helped his team to the playoffs twice…won special team player of the year honor.

15 Gerrit Wybenga 6-1 180 Defensive Back SO Burley, Idaho

2013…played in five games.

Before Dordt… earned all-conference honors from the Canyon Conference in 2012 while playing running back and linebacker for Oakley High School (Idaho).

16 Cory Serna 5-7 170 Quarterback FR Santa Fe, New Mexico

Before Dordt… graduated St. Michael’s High School (New Mexico)…ran for three touchdowns and passed for 25 as a senior and threw for over 2,300 yards and rushed for over 300 in helping St. Michael’s to a state title…quarterbacked St. Michael’s to a state runner-up finish as a junior and had five rushing and 15 passing touchdowns while generating over 2,300 yards of offense…posted a 26-1 record as a starting quarterback and claimed first-team all-state honors in both 2011 and 2012…was the KASA Fox (Albuquerque television station) Class 3A Player of the Year.

17 Curtis Emery 6-0 270 Defensive Tackle SO Alvin, Texas

2013…played in ten games for the Defenders…totaled 17 tackles and was credited with a quarterback sack…had four tackles against Dakota State on September 7.

Before Dordt… attended Alvin (Texas) High School…had 60 solo tackles and 2.5 quarterback sacks in 2012 while playing nose guard…earned honorable mention honors from the district and won his team’s leadership award.

18 Torin Huisman 5-11 200 Running Back FR Sioux Center, Iowa

Before Dordt…ran for 763 yards on 78 carries this season as Sioux Center High School (Iowa) advanced to the Class 2A State Football Playoffs…rushed for nine touchdowns and had 14 catches for a 17.3 yards per catch average…earned first-team all-district honors in 2013.

19 Everett Hill 5-5 155 Running Back FR Duluth, Georgia

Before Dordt… played defensive back and running back at Duluth High School (Georgia)… lettered twice in football and three times in track and field….was a three-time academic honor roll member and earned a scholar-athlete award.

20 Kevin Giese 6-5 205 Kicker SR Oceanside, California

2013…handled the kickoff duties for the Defenders…averaged 59.8 yards on 34 kickoffs.

2012…handled the kickoff duties for the Defenders in all 11 games.

Before Dordt... passed for 2200 yards and 28 touchdowns last fall and also kicked 42 extra points and six field goals for Tri-City Christian (California)... played outside linebacker and recorded a team high nine sacks while helping Tri-City Christian to an undefeated league record and the school’s first ever Pacific League Championship…lettered three years in football and was an all-league pick twice and offensive player of the year in the Pacific League last season… was a first-team all-league pick twice in soccer and lettered four times in baseball.

21 Camren Pitre 6-0 170 Defensive Back SR Carrollton, Texas

2013…played in all 11 games…had 29 tackles and two interceptions along with five pass breakups…had a season high six tackles against Midland on September 14…was named All-GPAC honorable mention.

2012…played in nine games…had a pass interception and eight solo tackles with an assisted stop.

2011…played in eight games…had eight solo and one assisted stop.

Before Dordt…played for a Hebron (Texas) team that finished 2010 with a 6-4 record…averaged 5.5 tackles per game for Hebron.

22 Daniel Fennig 5-8 180 Running Back SR Duncanville, Texas

2013…played in all 11 games for the Defenders…ran for 306 yards on 57 carries…had a 5.4 yards per carry average and ran for two touchdowns…ran for 104 yards against Trinity Bible…was the Pizza Ranch special teams player of the week once and offensive player of the week twice.

2012…ran for 368 yards on 60 carries for a 6.1 yards per carry average…scored a touchdown and had 12 kick returns for an average of 16.0 yards per return…caught ten passes for 83 yards…earned all-GPAC honorable mention honors.

2011…led the Defenders in rushing with 540 yards on 143 carries…rushed for eight touchdowns and had a long run of 51 yards…played in all 11 games for the Defenders.

Before Dordt… played running back and cornerback for Grace Prep Academy (Texas)… earned first-team all-state honors twice and was named the All-State Newcomer of the Year.

23 Andre Williams 5-6 175 Running Back JR San Diego, California

Before Dordt…most recently attended Crossmont College…ran for 650 yards in his senior season at Madison High School (California)…scored six touchdowns and won the Coaches’ Hard Work Award.

24 Nick Payton 5-10 195 Linebacker SO Waterloo, Iowa

2013...played in six games for the Defenders.

Before Dordt… earned all-MVC and all-Metro honorable mention honors in 2012 while totaling 62 tackles with two quarterback sacks and two fumble recoveries at Waterloo West High School (Iowa)… helped Waterloo West to a 2012 state playoff appearance.

25 Conan Egoroff 6-1 195 Running Back SO Plamondon, Alberta

2013…played in two games for Dordt College.

Before Dordt…attended Ecole Plamondon School (Alberta)…played a variety of positions including linebacker, defensive end, safety, running back and quarterback during his career…was named mvp of the O-D camp at Seattle, Washington and Long Island, New York.

26 Tanner Stewart 6-0 185 Defensive Back FR Mesa, Arizona

Before Dordt… totaled 91 tackles with six interceptions during two seasons for Mesa High School (Arizona)…played safety and cornerback and was an honorable mention all-section honoree twice.

27 Ken Lewis 5-7 165 Running Back SO San Tan Valley, Arizona

2013…played in five games…ran for 74 yards on 17 carries.
Before Dordt…earned All-CUSD Football honors in 2012 and was an All-Southern Region second-team pick at Perry High School (Arizona).

28 Loken Vande Vegte 5-11 195 Running Back JR Orange City, Iowa

2013...played in all 11 games for the Defenders…had 19 tackles on defense and special teams…was used as a running back as well and had 121 yards rushing with one touchdown.

2012…played in six games…had two solo tackles and one assisted stop.

Before Dordt…played running back and linebacker for Unity Christian High School (Iowa) and had 911 yards rushing in 2011 and scored seven touchdowns…claimed first-team all-district honors twice and was on the all-academic district team as well…earned all-Northwest Iowa Review honors in 2011 and was a part of a team that went from 3-6 in 2010 to 6-3 in 2011.

29 Logan Schoonhoven 6-3 225 Linebacker FR Hospers, Iowa

Before Dordt…rushed for 444 yards and scored three touchdowns on 88 carries in 2013 for Unity Christian (Iowa)…had 24 solo tackles and four tackles for loss at linebacker…ran for 395 yards on 65 carries and was in on 69 tackles, six for loss and two quarterback sacks.

30 JT Texeira 6-2 220 Linebacker SO Manteca, California

2013…played in nine games for the Defenders and made 28 tackles…had an interception and a pass breakup…had a season high 10 tackles against Doane on November 2…was Pizza Ranch defensive player of the week once.

Before Dordt…played a variety of positions for Modesto Christian (California)…earned first team all-conference and first team all-league honors and was second in the state in interceptions.

31 David Aldeman 5-9 190 Linebacker SO Iowa City, Iowa

2013…appeared in two games.

Before Dordt… graduated Mid-Prairie (Iowa) High School…played fullback, linebacker and offensive line during his career…was in on 74 tackles in 2012 and had two quarterback sacks with eight tackles for loss while earning all-district second-team honors at linebacker…had 52 tackles as a junior and was an honorable mention selection in the district.

32 Heath Bonestroo 6-3 185 Punter JR Hull, Iowa

2013…punted 66 times for a 38.5 average…had ten punts downed inside the ten yard line…had a season best punt of 65 yards against Hastings on November 9…was named All-GPAC honorable mention at the conclusion of the season…was the Pizza Ranch special teams player of the week twice.

2012…punted 41 times for a 37.2 yards per punt average.

Before Dordt…prepped at Western Christian (Iowa)…played punter, safety and linebacker for the Wolfpack and earned all-district honors as a punter after averaging 33 yards per attempt…also had 23 solo and 42 assisted tackles and recorded two interceptions and had three fumble recoveries in 2011.

33 Matt Albert 6-2 210 Linebacker SR Le Mars, Iowa

2013…played in seven games…recorded nine tackles and was credited with a pass breakup.

2012…played in two games.

Before Dordt…played linebacker and tight end for Unity Christian (Iowa)…had 12 catches for 167 yards and three touchdowns as a senior…totaled 49 tackles with three for loss and had a quarterback sack…was a two-time Class 2A all-district linebacker and was named to the 2011 all-academic team.

34 Jaheem Prioleau 5-11 170 Defensive Back FR Fairbanks, Alaska

Before Dordt… Prioleau played running back, linebacker and safety and earned all-conference first-team honors as a senior and claimed honorable mention all-state honors…claimed all-district first-team honors and second-team all-state honors during his junior season at Clovis High School (New Mexico)…rushed for 584 yards and eight touchdowns and had 46 tackles, three quarterback sacks and six tackles for loss in 2013 while playing for Ben Eilson High School (Alaska).

35 PJ Trammell 5-8 165 Defensive Back FR Holland, Michigan

Before Dordt… was a defensive back, wide receiver and running back for West Ottawa High School (Michigan)…claimed all-conference honors for the 2013 season and honorable mention all-Holland Sentinel accolades…was a two-year starter in football.

36 Arie Hoekstra 6-2 185 Defensive Back FR Sioux Center, Iowa

Before Dordt… played quarterback and defensive back for Unity Christian High School (Iowa)…was limited to five games played during his senior campaign due to injury…passed for 571 yards with eight touchdowns in those five games and ran for a touchdown…had 991 career passing yards with 13 touchdowns and three rushing touchdowns…named Academic All-District in 2013.

37 Antonio Perea 5-9 165 Linebacker SO Sacramento, California

2013…played in one game for Dordt College.

Before Dordt… was in on 46 solo tackles last season along with 79 assisted stops, five forced fumbles, one interception and three pass break ups for River City High School (California).

38 Michael Sisson 5-6 140 Running Back SR Omaha, Nebraska

2013…played in three games and had five rushing attempts.

2012…played in two games.

Before Dordt…gained 518 yards on 99 carries last season with four touchdowns for Concordia Lutheran (Nebraska)…caught four passes for 22 yards and returned six punts for 88 yards…handled kick returns with 432 yards on 25 returns…earned all-district honorable mention at running back in 2010 and set a school record for yards rushed in a game with 237.

39 Heath White 5-5 165 Running Back FR Liberty, South Carolina

Before Dordt… prepped at Liberty High School (South Carolina)…caught 16 passes for 369 yards and two touchdowns as a senior and ran for 240 yards on 40 carries as a junior.

40 Alex Vasquez 5-10 195 Linebacker FR Carrollton, Texas

Before Dordt… joins the Defenders after a prep career at Creekview High School (Texas)…earned all-district honorable mention honors at linebacker twice and was an academic all-state selection…had 59 tackles for loss and 107 total tackles while playing linebacker…was the team defensive mvp and also was a member of the National Honor Society.

41 Sean Quinlan 6-0 190 Linebacker SO San Antonio, Texas

2013…played in eight games…was in on 30 stops—14 of them solo…had a season high nine tackles against Dakota State on September 7.

Before Dordt… was a first-team all-district selection in 2012 at defensive end for San Antonio Christian (Texas) and also earned the 2012 Lion Award for spiritual leadership...was an honorable mention pick in 2011 at both defensive end and offensive guard.

42 Damani Roberts 5-6 165 Running Back FR Fullerton, California

Before Dordt… graduated Fullerton Union High School (California)…played running back, wide receiver and defensive back for Fullerton Union and earned second-team all-league honors…helped his team to a city championship in football…was awarded the George Van Vliet Award which is given based on character and selflessness.

43 James Vander Schaaf 6-3 190 Linebacker SO Escalon, California

Before Dordt...attended Ripon Christian High School (California)…earned all-conference honors from the Southern Athletic League in 2011 and was named to the District 4-AI Lions Football Classic All-Star Team.

44 Vanoy Harris 6-2 220 Linebacker JR Arlington, Texas

2013…played in six games…had 48 tackles—27 of them solo stops...had a season high 12 tackles against Nebraska Wesleyan on October 19…was a Pizza Ranch defensive player of the week once and special teams player of the week once.

2012…played in 11 games…was in on 53 solo tackles and 35 assisted stops and a fumble recovery… earned all-GPAC honorable mention honors.

Before Dordt…went to Mansfield Timberview High School (Texas)…earned second-team all-district honors in 2010…was a first-team all-district pick in 2011…earned second-team academic all-state honors… helped Timberview to a 12-3 record and a berth in the Texas 5A semifinal berth.

45 Kyle Oliver 5-11 155 Linebacker FR New London, Iowa

Before Dordt… graduated New London High School (Iowa)…had 87 total tackles his senior season and was in on 13 tackles for loss with four fumble recoveries…claimed second-team all-district honors while also claiming all-Hawkeye honorable mention honors…was a member of the All-Golden Triangle News Services honor team.

46 Danny Stevens 6-2 210 Linebacker FR Ord, Nebraska

Before Dordt… was an all-Heartland Super Squad and all-state honorable mention pick while at Nebraska Christian High School and claimed all-district honors.

47 Jeff Granstra 6-1 205 Linebacker FR Sheldon, Iowa

Before Dordt…played linebacker for Western Christian (Iowa) and helped them to a spot in the Iowa High School Playoffs…had 37 solo tackles and 101 assisted stops and recovered four fumbles…left Western with the most tackles in school history with 212…earned all-district honors multiple times and was on back-to-back playoff teams.

48 Joey Lovetere 6-2 165 Defensive Back FR San Diego, California

Before Dordt…graduated Kennedy High School (California) where played wide receiver and defensive back and helped them to a CIF qualification and first-team all-league honors.

50 Ethan Kovatch 6-2 260 Offensive Line JR Melissa, Texas

2013…played in four games for the Defenders.

Before Dordt…attended McKinney Christian Academy (Texas)…played offensive and defensive line at McKinney Christian…earned first-team all-district honors on offense and second team all-district on defense.

51 Matthew Pottroff 6-1 195 Defensive End SO Glidden, Iowa

Before Dordt… played on the offensive and defensive lines at Glidden Ralston High School (Iowa)…was a member of district championship teams in 2010 and 2011 and a member of state playoff quarterfinal qualifying teams in 2010 and 2012…claimed all-district second-team honors in 2012 and was an academic all-district selection this year.

52 Louis Vigil 5-11 230 Linebacker FR Colorado Springs, Colorado

Before Dordt…led Sierra High School (Colorado) in tackles in 2013 with 122 and quarterback sacks with seven…served as a team captain for four years and played linebacker, fullback and guard for Sierra.

54 Glen Thompson 6-4 200 Defensive End SO Colorado Springs, Colorado

2013…played in five games and had three tackles.

Before Dordt… earned all-area honors in 2012 and first-team all-conference honors along with academic all-state accolades while at Vista Ridge High School (Colorado)…had 42 tackles, three fumble recoveries and 1.5 sacks and helped Vista Ridge advance to the 2012 Class 4A state quarterfinals.

55 Daniel Lucht 6-4 225 Offensive Line SO Bozeman, Montana

2013…played in one game.

Before Dordt… played offensive tackle for Manhattan High School (Montana) and helped them to three conference championships and was a second-team all-conference player.

57 Daniel Brown 6-0 205 Linebacker FR Big Rock, Illinois

Before Dordt… played at Aurora Christian (Illinois) and helped win a state championship in 2011 and 2012 and earned a state semifinal berth in 2013…totaled 81 tackles in 2013 and had 15 tackles for loss with two interceptions.

58 Anthony Suruor 6-0 230 Linebacker FR Anaheim, Texas

Before Dordt… played linebacker for Esperanza High School (California).

59 Stormy Roy 5-8 200 Linebacker FR Wright, Wyoming

Before Dordt…played for Wright (Wyoming) High School where he earned all-state honors in 2013 and all-conference honors in 2012 and 2013.

60 Rickey Nelson 6-0 240 Offensive Line FR Lancaster, Texas

Before Dordt…started 26 games over a two year period for Lancaster High School (Texas) and helped Lancaster to a 2012 record of 14-2 and a berth in the state finals…was a team captain in 2013 and earned second-team all-district honors in 2012.

61 Dillon Stevens 6-3 245 Offensive Line FR Greenville, Texas

Before Dordt…played a variety of positions for Greenville High School (Texas) including tackle and center…handled the long snapping chores and was a first-team all-district performer in 2012 and 2013.

62 Wil Stacy 5-9 220 Offensive Line FR Corona, California

Before Dordt…played on the offensive line for Santiago High School (California)…helped them to a second round appearance in the CIF Southern Section…earned scholar-athlete honors while playing for Santiago.

63 Riley Scharper 6-0 245 Offensive Line JR Forest City, Iowa

2013…played in seven games for Dordt College….was Pizza Ranch offensive player of the week once.

2012…played in one game.

Before Dordt…played at Forest City High School (Iowa) where he helped them to a district title in 2011 and a state playoff berth…was named the offensive lineman of the year in Class 2A District 3 in 2011 while also earning first-team all-district honors…claimed second-team all-district honors in 2010.

64 Gabe Montez 5-11 280 Offensive Line FR Katy, Texas

Before Dordt… played offensive line for Katy High School (Texas)…was part of a 2012 state championship team and a 2013 state runner-up…was a member of the football honor roll at Katy High School.

66 Bryce Van Maanen 6-2 180 Defensive End SO Rock Valley, Iowa

Before Dordt...played at Western Christian High School (Iowa).

67 Tyler Keylon 5-8 200 Offensive Line FR Lamar, Arkansas
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68 Sam Ackerman 6-4 245 Offensive Line FR Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Before Dordt… played offensive and defensive line for Sioux Falls Christian High School (South Dakota)…earned all-city and all-DAK-12 Conference honors…claimed honorable mention accolades from the Big East Conference.

69 Chris Fried-Ochoa 5-10 255 Offensive Line FR Idaho Falls, Idaho

Before Dordt… graduated Idaho Falls High School (Idaho)…earned honorable mention all-District 5-6 honors in 2013 and took the High Country Conference All Academic award in 2012 and 2013.

70 Griffin Pelot 5-10 245 Offensive Line FR Escondido, California

Before Dordt…was a three time all-academic selection in two sports and earned second-team all-Avocado East honors at Escondido High School (California)...was nominated for and played in the San Diego All-Star Football Game.

71 Brian Bowman 5-11 235 Offensive Line SO Helotes, Texas

2013…played in one game for the Defenders.

Before Dordt… graduated Sandra Day O’Connor High School (Texas)…played center and guard on the offensive line and defensive tackle on defense…helped his team to three straight bi-district titles and earned second-team all-academic honors in 2012.

72 Nic Bazer 6-4 290 Offensive Line SO Carter Lake, Iowa

Before Dordt… attended Heartland Christian High School (Iowa)…totaled 68 tackles during his junior and senior season and was on the academic all-district team…played defensive tackle, defensive end, center and guard during his career.

74 Jared Wessels 6-0 260 Defensive Tackle SR Fulton, Illinois
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75 Jacob Cook 6-0 285 Offensive Line FR Council Bluffs, Iowa

Before Dordt… earned first-team all-city honors and second team all-district honors while also claiming second team all-Western Iowa honors for his offensive line play at Council Bluffs Lewis Central (Iowa)…was a three-year starter and helped Lewis Central to back to back playoff appearances in Class 3A...played defensive line and had 28 total tackles and three tackles for loss.

76 Andrew Cameron 6-0 250 Defensive Tackle JR Greenwood, Nebraska

Before Dordt…played for Ashland-Greenwood High School (Nebraska)…earned second-team all-district honors on the offensive line and was an Omaha World Herald honorable mention pick as well.

77 Colton Boswell 6-0 225 Offensive Line FR Van Meter, Iowa

Before Dordt…earned Dallas County Honorable Mention at Van Meter High School (Iowa)…was a part of a pair of district titles in 2012 and 2013 and helped Van Meter to a berth in the state playoff semifinals in 2013.

78 Aaron Alegria 5-11 290 Offensive Line FR Bayton, Texas

Before Dordt…earned all-district first-team honors and was an academic all-district honoree at Barbers Hill High School (Texas)…helped his team to a 2012 bi-district championship…was named the Kenneth Skidmore Courage Award winner.

79 Ben Buma 6-4 300 Offensive Line SO Olympia, Washington

2013…played regularly for the Defenders on the offensive line…was the Pizza Ranch offensive player of the week once.

Before Dordt…, attended Capital High School (Washington) where he played on the offensive and defensive line…earned all-conference honors as a senior and was named all-area as well…earned second-team all-league honors as a junior and helped Capital to the state semifinals twice.

80 Jason Miller 6-1 180 Wide Receiver SO Byron Center, Michigan

2013…played in six games.

Before Dordt… graduated South Christian (Michigan) High School…had 80 catches and nine touchdown snags last season…earned all-conference honors while helping South Christian to a Division 4 State Championship.

81 Taylor Neuroth 6-3 180 Wide Receiver FR Sioux City, Iowa

Before Dordt…was a member of a state playoff qualifying Sioux City West High School (Iowa) team and claimed academic all-state honors…was a three-time academic all-conference honoree and competed for four years in both baseball and football for the West.

82 Josh Van Groningen 6-3 205 Wide Receiver JR Ripon, California

Before Dordt…graduated Ripon Christian (California) in 2012 where he was a mult-sport athlete…was originally a part of the Dordt basketball program…caught 18 passes during his senior season for 408 yards and two touchdowns.

83 Taylor Theel 6-2 240 Defensive End SR Tucson, Arizona

2012…played in nine games…had three solo and six assisted tackles.

2011…saw time in three games and had one tackle.

Before Dordt…earned second-team all-Southern Region and third-team all-Southern Arizona in 2010 and has played tight end, defensive end, linebacker and punter during his high school career at Rincon (Arizona)…was awarded the Purple Heart by the football program which is based on dedication.

84 Ryan Akers 6-1 165 Defensive Back FR Houston, Texas

Before Dordt…graduated Cypress Falls High School (Texas)…had 46 tackles with seven pass break-ups and two forced fumbles in 2013…was named academic all-district and was a member of the honor roll.

85 Ben Bajema 6-5 230 Defensive Line FR Plano, Texas

Before Dordt… earned first-team all-district honors multiple times and was chosen to participate in the Tom Hillary DFW All-Star game while prepping at McKinney Christian Academy (Texas)…was a member of a state champion 4 x 200 meter relay team as a junior and also qualified for the state meet in the discus…plans to compete on the Dordt track and field team in the spring…earned Texas Association of Private and Parochial Schools (TAPPS) 3A Academic All-State Awards in Football, Wrestling and Track.

86 Rocklen Mouw 6-4 220 Wide Receiver SR Meridian, Idaho

2013…played in five games for the Defenders…earned NAIA-Daktronics Scholar-Athlete honors.

2012…played in seven games at wide receiver.

Before Dordt…earned first-team all-conference honors on defense and was a second-team pick on offense for Nampa Christian (Idaho)…caught 10 passes for 259 yards in 2010 and had two touchdown catches…voted team mvp and team captain.

86 Aaron Meyer 5-10 140 Linebacker FR Hampton, Iowa

Before Dordt… graduated Hampton-Dumont High School (Iowa)… played wide receiver and defensive back in football and earned academic all-district honors and helped Hampton Dumont to a playoff appearance in 2013…plans to run track at Dordt College.

87 Ty Eichman 6-3 170 Wide Receiver FR Aault, Colorado

Before Dordt… prepped at Dayspring Christian Academy (Colorado)…ran for 940 yards and had 604 yards receiving and totaled 473 return yards…had over 2,600 all-purpose yards…had 86 tackles and 13 interceptions…was named the Colorado 8-Man Player of the Year and was the only 8-player athlete selected to play in the 2013 Colorado 11-Man All-Star Game…was an all-conference and all-state selection in 2013 and an all-conference honorable mention pick in 2012...helped Dayspring Christian Academy to three straight conference titles and state championships in 2011 and 2013.

88 Dominic Stewart 5-11 170 Defensive Back FR Mesa, Arizona

Before Dordt… played at Mesa High School (Arizona).

89 Andrew Baudler 6-0 210 Wide Receiver FR Sugar Land, Texas

Before Dordt… prepped at Stephen F. Austin (Texas)…helped his team to a pair of district championships in 2012 and 2013…was named to the all-district second-team and was an academic all-district pick in 2013

90 Quinton Barr 5-8 175 Linebacker FR Williamsport, Maryland

Before Dordt… prepped at Williamsport High School (Maryland)…totaled 77 tackles in ten games played and had two interceptions, three blocked field goals and forced six fumbles…earned all-county honorable mention honors for his play in 2013.

91 Donald Bertagnolli 6-3 235 Defensive Line FR Rocky Mountain House, Albert

Before Dordt…averaged 40 yards per punt and hit 90 percent of his field goals attempted… participated for three Lion’s Bowl winning teams while at West Central HighSchool (Alberta)…also played offensive and defensive line.

92 Eric Broker 6-1 225 Defensive Line FR Ripon, California

Before Dordt…totaled 74 solo tackles and 154 total tackles on the defensive line for Ripon Christian High School (California) with 9.5 quarterback sacks…helped block for a rushing attack that gained 3,813 yards in 2013 and 2014…was a first team all-league pick in 2012 and 2013 and was chosen to compete in the North-South Rotary All-Star game.

93 Alex Verhoeven 6-3 205 Defensive End FR Redlands, California

Before Dordt… played defensive line at Redlands High School (California)…helped Redlands to a league championship in 2010…Redlands made three playoff appearances during Verhoeven’s four years with the program and he was named a scholar-athlete in 2013.

94 Nick Holty 5-9 220 Offensive Line FR Spring Grove, Minnesota

Before Dordt…earned all-conference teams in 2012 and 2013 before graduating Spring Grove High School (Minnesota)…was the 2013 conference lineman of the year for Spring Grove…had 66 tackles with 10.3 for loss and helped Spring Grove win four straight conference titles…he was a part of teams that won section runner-up honors in 2010, 2012 and 2013 and a was a state quarterfinalist in 2011.

95 Jason Goslinga 6-0 175 Kicker SO Orange City, Iowa

Before Dordt…graduated Unity Christian (Iowa) High School…was 13-15 on point after attempts in 2013 and averaged just over 32 yards per punt.

96 Mason De Vries 6-2 185 Defensive Line SO Rock Valley, Iowa

Before Dordt…was in on 33 tackles while playing for Western Christian (Iowa) in 2012….had three quarterback sacks and one fumble recovery and helped Western to a 4-2 district record and a berth in the playoffs.

97 Tim Warntjes 5-10 200 Defensive Line FR Hull, Iowa

Before Dordt…earned all-district and all-academic honors for the 2012 season at Western Christian High School (Iowa)…was in on 45 tackles with a quarterback sack and fumble recovery.

98 Jake Van Dam 6-0 235 Defensive End SR San Marcos, California

2013…played in one game.

2012…played in one game for the Defenders.

Before Dordt… played both on the offensive and defensive line for Calvin Christian (California) and also saw time at linebacker…earned all-league honors in 2010 and helped Calvin Christian to a Southern League Championship in 2009.