Football

  • 30 Iowa Conference titles
  • 20 NCAA Div. III playoff berths
  • No losing seasons since 1960
  • Third-winningest NCAA football team since 1975 (.805)

2014 returning letterwinners

 

 

Schlyer Bardole

#37, 5-11, 190, sr., running back
East Greene HS

Rippey, Iowa


Two varsity letters

Offense

Year Att. Yards TD Long Avg./C Avg./G
2013 4 29 0 14 7.2 7.2
Career 4 29 0 14 7.2 7.2

 

 

Brendon Boerm

#6, 5-11, 180, jr., wide reciever
North Tama HS
Traer, Iowa

Two varsity letter
Academic all-Iowa Conference (2013)

Passing

Year Att. Comp. Int. Pct. Yards Long
2012 29 11 2 37.9 133 27
2013 4 1 0 25.0 9 9
Career 33 12 2 36.4 142 27

Rushing

Year Att. Yards TD Long Avg./C Avg./G
2012 26 137 3 23 5.3 13.7
2013 24 128 2 23 5.3 12.8
Career 50 265 5 23 5.3 13.3

Receiving

Year No. Yds. Avg. TD Long Avg./G
2012 34 364 10.7 1 34 36.4
2013 43 378 8.8 4 23 37.8
Career 77 742 9.6 5 34 37.1

Kick Returns

Year No. Yds. Avg. TD Long
2013 10 201 20.1 0 33
Total 10 201 20.1 0 33

 

Mitchell Boerm

Mitchell Boerm

#26, 6-5, 220, so., tight end
North Tama HS
Traer, Iowa

One varsity letter
Academic all-Iowa Conference (2013)

Receiving

Year No. Yds. Avg. TD Long Avg./G
2013 3 23 7.7 1 11 3.8
Career 3 23 7.7 1 11 3.8

 

Drew Carlson

Drew Carlson

#19, 6-1, 185, so., linebacker
Ankeny HS
Ankeny, Iowa

One varsity letter

Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2013 4 6 10 1.5 0.5 1 0
Career 4 6 10 1.5 0.5 1 0

 

Ryan Collins

#50, 6-0, 235, sr., offensive line
Red Mountain
HS
Mesa, Ariz.


Two varsity letters

 

Taylor Cox

#20, 5-6, 150, jr., wide receiver
Pella HS

Pella, Iowa


Two varsity letters
Academic all-Iowa Conference (2013)
Kirk Wagner Award (outstanding offensive scout team, 2012)

Receiving

Year No. Yds. Avg. TD Long Avg./G
2013 7 72 10.3 0 20 7.2
Total 7 72 10.3 0 20 7.2

Punt Returns

Year No. Yds. Avg. TD Long
2013 24 198 8.2 0 28
Total 24 198 8.2 0 28

 

Michael Daigle

#2, 5-7, 160, sr., defensive back
Summit HS
Silverthorne, Colo.

One varsity letter

Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2012 1 2 3 0 0 1 0
2013 1 0 1 0 0 0 0
Career 2 2 4 0 0 1 0

 

Jacob Edleman

#3, 6-0, 175, sr., defensive back
North Cedar HS
Mechanicsville, Iowa

Three varsity letters
all-Iowa Conference, second team (2013)

Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2010 1 1 2 0 0 0 0
2012 33 24 57 4 0 2 6
2013 28 23 51 2.5 0 2 3
Career 62 48 110 6.5 0 4 9

 

Aaron Eiseler

#9, 5-11, 195, sr., quarterback
Red Mountain (Ariz.) HS
Newberg, Ore.

Two varsity letters

Passing

Year Att. Comp. TD Int. Pct. Yards Eff. Long Avg./G
2012 188 114 7 8 60.6 1311 122.99 49 131.1
2013 265 150 17 9 56.6 1385 114.88 40 138.5
Career 453 264 24 17 58.3 2696 118.94 49 134.8

Rushing

Year Att. Yards TD Long Avg./C Avg./G
2012 89 242 6 24 2.7 26.9
2013 83 118 1 13 1.4 11.8
Career 172 360 7 24 2.1 18.0

 

Edwin Etienne

Edwin Etienne

#45, 5-9, 235, so. , defensive line
Riverdale HS
Lehigh Acres, Fla.

One varsity letter


Receiving

Year No. Yards TD Long Avg/C Avg/G
2013 1 16 0 16 16.0 4.0
Career 33 296 3 36 9.0 14.8

 

Riley Gray

Riley Gray

#33, 6-0, 190, so., Quarterback
Waukee HS
West Des Moines, Iowa

One varsity letter


 

Nick Henry

#24, 6-0, 205, sr., linebacker
Solon HS
Solon, Iowa

One varsity letter
Academic all-Iowa Conference (2013)


Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2012 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 0 0
2013 4 4 8 1.0 0.0 0 0
Career 6 5 11 1.0 0.0 0 0

 

Brody Janssen

#54, 6-1, 230, sr., defensive line
Quincy HS
Quincy, Ill.

Two varsity letters


Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2012 14 20 34 4.0 1.0 0 0
2013 9 12 21 3.0 0.0 1 0
Career 23 32 55 7.0 1.0 1 0

 

Gideon Kluge

#23, 6-0, 200, sr., wide receiver
English Valleys HS
North English, Iowa

Two varsity letters
Kirk Wagner Award (outstanding offensive scout team, 2011)

Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2012 6 5 11 1.5 0.0 0 0
2013 2 0 2 0.0 0.0 0 0
Career 8 5 13 1.5 0.0 0 0

 

Eric Larson

#17, 6-1, 170, sr., defensive back
Waverly-Shell Rock HS
Waverly, Iowa

Three varsity letters
D3football.com All-West Region, second team defense (special teams) (2013)
All-Iowa Conference, first team (2013), second team (2012)

Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2011 5 0 5 0 0.0 1 0
2012 22 5 27 1.0 0.0 2 3
2013 30 22 52 1.5 0.0 12 2
Career 57 27 84 2.5 0.0 15 5

Caleb Lynch

#79, 5-11, 260, sr., offensive line
Olathe South HS
Olathe, Kan.

Two varsity letters

 

Bryan Mejia

#25, 5-7, 145, jr., defensive back
Coral Gables SR. HS
Miami, Fla.

Two varsity letters

Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2012 3 1 4 0.0 0.0 1 1
2013 2 1 3 0.0 0.0 0 1
Career 5 2 7 0.0 0.0 1 2

 

William Meredith

William Meredith

#38, 6-1, 190, fr., wide receiver
Piedmont HS
Piedmont, Calif.

One varsity letter

Jack Norgaard

#82, 6-3, 205, sr., tight end
Neuqua Valley HS
Naperville, Ill

Three varsity letters

 

Receiving

Year No. Yards TD Long Avg/C Avg/G
2012 21 175 1 17 8.3 17.5
2013 12 121 2 36 10.1 12.1
Career 33 296 3 36 9.0 14.8

 

Sam Norgaard

Sam Norgaard

#38, 6-2, 190, jr., defensive back
Mid-Prairie HS
Wellman, Iowa

One varsity letter


Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2013 0 5 5 0.0 0.0 0 0
Career 0 5 5 0.0 0.0 0 0

 

Tony Oros

Tony Oros

#13, 5-10, 175, so., defensive back
West Aurora HS
Aurora, Ill.

One varsity letter

Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2013 5 1 6 0.0 0.0 1 0
Career 5 1 6 0.0 0.0 1 0

 

Josh Osborn

#28, 5-10, 190, sr., running back
Burlington HS
Burlington, Iowa

Three varsity letters
All-Iowa Conference, first team (2013); honorable mention (2012)
Iowa Conference offensive player of the week (Sept. 29, 2013)
Lankelma-Menning Award (oustanding underclass player) (2013)
O'Donnell Award (most valuable freshman) (2011)

Rushing

Year Att. Yards TD Long Avg/C Avg/G
2011 62 408 6 64 6.5 40.8
2012 116 548 2 43 4.7 54.8
2013 185 936 6 35 5.1 93.6
Career 363 1889 14 64 5.2 63.0

Receiving

Year No. Yards TD Long Avg/C Avg/G
2011 1 62 1 62 62.0 6.9
2012 17 158 0 28 9.3 15.8
2013 23 203 3 35 8.8 20.3
Career 41 423 4 62 10.3 14.1

Kick Returns

Year No. Yards TD Long Avg/R
2012 11 261 0 39 23.7
2013 7 179 0 35 25.6
Career 18 440 0 39 24.4

 

Jaemin Powell

#38, 6-2, 190, jr., defensive back
Mid-Prairie HS
Wellman, Iowa

Two varsity letters


Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2012 5 4 9 0.0 0.0 0 0
2013 7 9 16 0.5 0.0 4 0
Career 12 13 25 0.5 0.0 4 0

 

Jessie Peterson

Jessie Peterson

#31, 6-1, 205, so., linebacker
West HS
Iowa City, Iowa

One varsity letter

 

Mitch Schroeder

#44, 6-0, 195, sr., linebacker
North Cedar HS
Lowden, Iowa

Two varsity letters

Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2013 35 44 79 7.0 1.0 1 0
Career 35 44 79 7.0 1.0 1 0

 

Austin Shaver

#41, 5-11, 215, sr., s-back
Burlington HS
Burlington, Iowa

Three varsity letters

Rushing

Year Att. Yards TD Long Avg/C Avg/G
2012 3 5 0 3 1.7 0.5
Career 3 5 0 3 1.7 0.5

 

Kevin Sheldon

#16, 5-11, 165, sr., kicker
Valley HS
West Des Moines, Iowa

Three varsity letters
D3football.com All-West Region, third team (2012)
All-Iowa Conference, first team (2011, 2012, 2013)
Iowa Conference special teams player of the week (Oct. 28, 2012; Oct. 10, 2011)
Academic all-Iowa Conference (2013)


Kicking

Year FGM FGA Pct Lg Blk PAT Points
2011 7 11 63.6 40 0 47-48 68
2012 12 17 70.6 47 1 25-25 61
2013 10 15 66.7 38 0 29-30 59
Career 29 43 67.4 47 1 101-103 188

 

Donald J Smith

#76, 5-10, 270, jr., offensive line
Kearney HS
Kearney, Mo.

Two varsity letters

 

Dustin Smith

#99, 6-0, 220, jr., defensive line
Linn-Mar HS
Marion, Iowa

Two varsity letters
Brian O'Donnell Award-Outstanding Freshman (2012)


Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2012 6 6 12 1.5 1.0 0 0
2013 3 3 6 2.5 1.5 2 0
Career 9 9 18 4.0 2.5 2 0

 

Jacob Tune

#8, 190, 190, sr., defensive back
Red Mountain HS
Mesa, Ariz.

Two varsity letters


Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2012 25 36 61 3.5 0.0 4 3
2013 13 24 37 2.5 0.0 2 2
Career 38 60 98 6.0 0.0 6 5

 

Jordan Wachter

#46, 5-11, 205, sr., linebacker
Waukee HS
Clive, Iowa

Two varsity letters
Academic all-Iowa Conference (2012, 2013)
Ted Dagh Award-Defensive Scout Team (2011)


Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2012 8 11 19 2.0 1.0 0 0
2013 14 9 23 2.5 0.0 0 1
Career 22 20 42 4.5 1.0 0 1

Jake Wassenaar

Jake Wassenaar

#85, 6-3, 215, jr., tight end
Pella HS
Pella, Iowa

One varsity letter


Nick Watson

#55, 6-3, 245, jr.,offensive line
Janesville HS
Cedar Falls, Iowa

Two varsity letters


Defense

Year UT AT Tot. For Loss Sack Pass BrUp Int.
2012 6 6 12 1.5 1.0 0 0
Career 6 6 12 1.5 1.0 0 0

 

Jordan Youngman

#72, 6-3, 311, sr., offensive line
Pella HS
Pella, Iowa

Two varsity letters

 

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