Football

  • 30 Iowa Conference titles
  • 20 NCAA Div. III playoff berths
  • No losing seasons since 1960
  • Third-winningest NCAA football team since 1975 (.800)

Roster

FB2014


Central College 2015 varsity football roster

No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown High school
1 Justin Wimbish WR 6-3 165 So. Glendale, Ariz. Apollo
1 Tony Jauregui QB 5-8 170 Fr. Bagdad, Ariz. Bagdad
2 PJ Carey WR 6-0 160 So. Ankeny, Iowa Ankeny
2 Tyler Olson LB 5-11 220 So. Mapleton, Minn. Maple River
3 **Tony Oros DB 5-9 185 Jr. Aurora, Ill. West Aurora
3 Jeremy Shannon WR 6-0 185 So. Morris, Ill. Morris
4 Brent Parker QB 6-1 210 So. Bussey, Iowa Twin Cedars
4 *Jake Walters LB 6-0 195 So. Phoenix, Ariz. Liberty
5 *Sam Markham WR 6-2 170 So. Atlantic, Iowa Atlantic
5 Johnny Higgins DB 5-9 155 Fr. Elgin, Ill. Elgin
6 *Adam Lindell RB 5-11 190 Sr. Denver, Colo. Arapahoe
6 Crosby Hinze DB 5-6 150 So. Runnells, Iowa Southeast Polk
7 Jordan Fox QB 6-0 200 So. Stockton, Ill. Stockton
7 Collin Erickson DB 5-9 175 Fr. Gilbert, Ariz. Dobson
8 Kolby Whisner TE 6-3 215 So. Adel, Iowa ADM
8 Thomas Fox LB 6-0 185 Fr. Stockton, Ill. Stockton
9 Drew Doehrmann TE 5-11 200 So. Williamsburg, Iowa Williamsburg
9 *Tate Jensen DB 5-11 185 So. De Soto, Iowa ADM
10 Nate Boland QB 6-1 195 So. Iowa City, Iowa West
10 Jacob Zimmerman DB 5-10 165 So. Liberty, Mo. Liberty
11 *Zack Martinelli WR 5-8 175 Jr. Elburn, Ill. Kaneland
11 Steven Adkins DB 6-1 180 So. Williamsburg, Iowa Williamsburg
12 *TJ Huizenga LB 6-0 195 Jr. Fulton, Ill. Fulton
12 *Noah Stochl QB 6-0 190 Jr. New Hampton, Iowa New Hampton
13 **William Meredith WR 6-0 185 Jr. Piedmont, Calif. Piedmont
13 Nick Greteman DB 5-11 180 So. Carroll, Iowa Kuemper
14 ***Taylor Cox WR 5-6 155 Sr. Pella, Iowa Pella
15 Tyler Peters LB 6-2 200 So. Parkersburg, Iowa Aplington-Parkersburg
15 Pat Gray RB 5-10 190 Fr. West Des Moines, Iowa Waukee
16 **Riley Gray QB 6-1 200 Jr. West Des Moines, Iowa Waukee
16 Luke Kalal DB 5-11 170 Fr. Missouri Valley, Iowa Missouri Valley
17 Caleb Jennings WR 6-1 185 Fr. Spirit Lake, Iowa Spirit Lake
18 Kohle Helle QB 5-9 175 So. Guttenberg, Iowa Clayton Ridge
19 **Drew Carlson LB 6-1 210 Jr. Ankeny, Iowa Ankeny
19 Derek Hall QB 6-1 210 Jr. Harlan, Iowa Denison-Schleswig
20 *Zach Matter DB 5-11 195 Jr. Ankeny, Iowa Ankeny
20 Spencer Barber WR 6-0 190 Fr. Fort Dodge, Iowa Fort Dodge
21 *Cael Halfman DB 5-11 185 Sr. Manly, Iowa St. Ansgar
22 **Edwin Etienne DL 5-9 240 Jr. Lehigh Acres, Fla. Riverdale
22 Cory Archer RB 5'9" 200 So. Fremont, Iowa Eddyville-Blakesburg-Fremont
23 Sam Schmitz DB 5-10 180 Jr. Missouri Valley, Iowa Missouri Valley
23 Mathew Mills WR 5-8 170 So. Atlantic, Iowa Atlantic
24 Derrick Gray RB 5-10 190 So. Mechanicsville, Iowa North Cedar
24 Sam Waid LB 5-8 200 Fr. Jewell, Iowa South Hamilton
25 Tristan Peters WR 5-9 150 Fr. Newton, Iowa Newton
25 Trevor Smith DB 5-8 165 Fr. Audubon, Iowa Audubon
26 Donny Groezinger DB 5-9 190 Fr. Lanark, Ill. Eastland
27 Lakota Smith DB 5-11 175 Sr. Moravia, Iowa Moravia
27 Louis Kriegel LB 5-11 195 Fr. Victor, Iowa HLV
28 Josiah Soderstrum RB 5-10 185 Fr. Story City, Iowa Roland-Story
29 Kane Carstens RB 5-9 185 So. Rochester, Minn. Lourdes
30 *Matthew Williamson SB 5-8 230 Jr. Wiota, Iowa CAM
30 Scott Sievert LB 6-0 190 Fr. St. Ansgar, Iowa St. Ansgar
31 **Jessie Peterson LB 6-2 215 Jr. Coralville, Iowa Iowa City West
31 Austin Engstrom SB 5-7 180 Fr. Orion, Ill. Orion
32 Aaron Marcellus K 5-9 205 Jr. Hudson, Iowa Hudson
32 Nathan Fitzgerald RB 5-9 190 Fr. Elkader, Iowa Central Elkader
33 *Kyle Gritsch SB 6-0 210 So. Brooklyn, Iowa BGM
33 Carson Remick LB 5-10 205 So. Hillsboro, Iowa Mount Pleasant
34 Andy Butts LB 5-10 185 So. Overland Park, Kan. Blue Valley West
34 Brandon Ryerson RB 5-9 190 Fr. Winterset, Iowa Winterset
35 Ben Mitchell LB 5-9 185 So. Des Moines, Iowa Hoover
37 Aaron Fogt TE 6-0 190 Fr. West Des Moines, Iowa Waukee
38 McKay Carstens DB 5-10 175 So. Rochester, Minn. Lourdes
38 Maxwell Barkalow RB 5-11 195 Fr. Forreston, Ill. Forreston
39 Jake Poster LB 6-1 190 Fr. Davenport, Iowa Assumption
40 Ryan Berg LB 5-11 180 Sr. Aurora, Ill. Waubonsie Valley
41 Austin Carney LB 5-10 200 Fr. Marengo, Iowa Iowa Valley
42 *Sam Norgaard LB 6-1 220 Jr. Naperville, Illinois Neuqua Valley
43 Sawyer Dalluge DB 5-9 155 So. St. Ansgar, Iowa St. Ansgar
44 **Mitch Schroeder LB 6-0 195 Sr. Lowden, Iowa North Cedar
44 Daniel Coovert SB 5-10 215 Fr. Sycamore, Ill. Sycamore
45 Tyler Bryant K/P/WR 5-10 160 Fr. Donnellson, Iowa Central Lee
46 Drew Kithcart LB 5-9 225 Fr. Atkins, Iowa Benton
47 Austin Kosusnik LB 5-10 210 Fr. Genoa, Ill. Sycamore
48 Josh Scheible LB 5-9 190 So. Kansas City, Mo. Liberty
50 Sam Drawbond LB 6-0 210 Jr. Ames, Iowa Gilbert
51 Steven Peterman OL 6-3 230 So. Lytton, Iowa Kuemper
51 Warren Rouse LB 5-10 205 Fr. Vinton, Iowa Vinton-Shellsburg
52 *Chris Neeld LB 5-10 190 So. New Boston, Ill. Mercer County
53 Brennin Miller DL 5-10 250 So. Mesa, Ariz. Dobson
54 Trevor Argo DL 6-1 240 Fr. Pella, Iowa Pella
55 ***Nick Watson OL 6-4 250 Sr. Janesville, Iowa Janesville
56 Clay Eustice DL 6-1 240 Sr. St. Ansgar, Iowa St. Ansgar
56 *Cole Tanner OL 6-2 260 Jr. Greenfield, Iowa Orient-Macksburg
57 *Josh Brunk OL 6-1 260 So. West Des Moines, Iowa Valley
58 *Travis DeFrancisco OL 6-2 270 Sr. San Tan Valley, Ariz. Poston Butte
59 *Peter Ferrill DL 6-0 250 Jr. Carol Stream, Ill. Wheaton Academy
59 Tyler Christensen OL 5-9 290 So. Atlantic, Iowa Atlantic
60 *Kyle Pepper OL 6-1 280 Jr. Overland Park, Kan. Blue Valley Southwest
60 Jared Keenan DL 6-1 220 So. Grinnell, Iowa Grinnell
61 Tristin Smith OL 5-11 215 Fr. Glendale, Ariz. Copper Canyon
62 *Curtis Weeks OL 6-1 275 Sr. Kelley, Iowa Ballard
63 Chase Brumm DL 5-11 230 Fr. Stacyville, Iowa St. Ansgar
64 Cody Tuttle OL 6-0 265 Fr. Oskaloosa, Iowa Oskaloosa
65 Tylor Newhouse OL 6-0 240 Fr. Marion, Iowa Linn-Mar
67 *Will Pigg OL 6-2 285 So. Waukee, Iowa Waukee
68 Cameron McInerney OL 6-0 290 Fr. Cedar Rapids, Iowa Jefferson
69 Greg Smith OL 6-0 250 Jr. Greenfield, Iowa Nodaway Valley
70 Luke Welch OL 6-0 250 Fr. Fremont, Iowa Eddyville-Blakesburg
71 Dylan Tuttle OL 6-0 315 Fr. Oskaloosa, Iowa Oskaloosa
73 Scott Preston DL 5-11 275 Fr. Olathe, Kan. South
74 Max Hytone OL 6-4 295 So. Waukee, Iowa Waukee
75 Yaqoob Ahmad OL 6-3 265 Jr. Mesa, Ariz. Dobson
76 *Cal Smith OL 6-4 280 So. Orland Park, Ill. Carl Sandburg
77 Derek Caskey OL 6-2 250 Fr. Marengo, Ill. Marengo
78 *Corbin Blythe DE 6-2 260 Jr. Williamsburg, Iowa Williamsburg
80 Chase Allen WR 5-7 165 So. Overland Park, Kan. Shawnee Mission South
81 Dillon Bates WR 6-2 190 Jr. Atlantic , Iowa Griswold
82 Rey Acevedo TE 6-4 240 Jr. Aurora , Ill. West Aurora
83 PJ Norem TE 6-4 265 Sr. Iowa Falls, Iowa Iowa Falls-Alden
85 **Jake Wassenaar TE 6-3 240 Sr. Pella, Iowa Pella
86 *Tucker Ormsby TE 6-2 220 Jr. Tipton, Iowa Tipton
87 Cam Kiner K/P/TE 6-4 195 Fr. Craig, Neb. Oakland
88 **Mitchell Boerm TE 6-5 245 Jr. Traer, Iowa North Tama
90 *Trent Smothers DL 6-0 260 Sr. Washington, D.C. Red Mountain (Ariz.)
91 *Wes Wheat DL 5-11 265 Jr. Phoenix, Ariz. Phoenix Christian
92 Zach Greder DL 5-10 180 Fr. Sloan, Iowa Westwood
94 *Brett Boddicker DL 6-3 245 Jr. Center Point, Iowa Center Point-Urbana
95 Justin Dilks DL 6-2 260 So. Mount Pleasant, Iowa Mount Pleasant
96 John Courtney K 6-2 200 So. McLouth, Kan. McLouth
97 Tanner Gilliland DL 6-3 200 Fr. Red Oak, Iowa Red Oak
98 Corey Hauptmann DL 6-0 220 Fr. Garner, Iowa Garner-Hayfield
99 ***Dustin Smith DL 6-0 260 Sr. Marion, Iowa Linn-Mar

*letters earned

Head coach: Jeff McMartin (12th year, quarterbacks)

Assistants: Cody Baethke (safeties), Jeff Bollard (running backs), Don De Waard (defensive coordinator/inside linebackers), Cody Huisman (tight ends) Eric Jones (offensive line), Ryan Maiuri (offensive coordinator, quarterbacks), Nick Mulder (defensive line), Matt Paulsen (cornerbacks), Jeff Sanger (outside linebackers), Austen Schueler (special teams coordinator/wide receivers), Drew Sikkink (offensive line), Mike Young (wide receivers)

Student assistants: Aric Balk, Chris Culek, Seth Marburger

Strength and conditioning coach: Kyle Johnson

Head athletic trainer: Frank Neu

Assistant athletic trainer: Shelli Green 

Athletic training students: Andrew Fritz, Connor Ginder, Rachel Cassens, Savanna Thornton, Coutrney Ubben, Austin Glawe, Ben Ewing, Dana Junk

Equipment managers: Mickey Dunkin, Janae Hannamann, Katie Langstraat, Anna Kozal, Hailey Merriman, Ashley Sojka

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