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Northwest Bearcats

2010 Roster

team

No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Previous School)
1 Jake Soy WR 6-3 215 Jr. Durant, Iowa (Durant HS)
2 Josh Baker TE 6-3 250 TR-Sr. Chesapeake, Va. (Delaware)
3 Ryan Jones CB 5-11 195 Sr. Liberty, Mo. (Liberty HS)
4 Tyler Shaw WR 6-0 180 So. St. Louis, Mo. (Lutheran North HS)
5 Jordan Simmons RB 5-9 190 So. Kansas City, Mo. (Lee's Summit North HS)
6 Travis Manning CB 6-0 190 RS-Fr. Belleville, Ill. (West HS)
7 Justin Welch DB 5-11 190 Sr. Belton, Mo. (Belton HS)
8 Aldwin Foster-Rettig S 6-1 205 Sr. Balch Springs, Texas (West Mesquite HS)
9 Graylon Sanders DB 6-0 190 TR-Jr. Concord, Calif. (Diablo Valley College)
10 Justin Eiken WR 6-0 185 RS-Fr. Jefferson City, Mo. (Blair Oaks HS)
11 Blake Bolles QB 6-4 210 Sr. Lincoln, Neb. (Lincoln Southwest HS)
12 John Hinchey WR 6-2 220 So. Kearney, Mo. (Kearney HS)
14 Blake Christopher QB 6-2 225 Jr. Kearney, Mo. (Kearney HS)
15 Trevor Adams QB 6-1 200 RS-Fr. Odessa, Texas (Permian HS)
16 Tyler Seals QB 6-2 210 RS-Fr. Bellevue, Neb. (West HS)
17 Gordi Metezier DB 6-2 200 TR-So. Margette, Fla. (Texas Southern)
18 Michael Stadler P 6-2 225 Sr. Harrisonville, Mo. (Harrisonville HS)
19 Darius Hicks DB 5-9 170 RS-Fr. Kansas City, Mo. (Central HS)
20 Derrick Hightower DB 6-0 190 Jr. Belton, Mo. (Belton HS)
21 Nate DeJong S 6-2 210 So. Rock Rapids, Iowa (Central Lyon HS)
22 Ricky Hicks RB 5-10 205 So. Kansas City, Mo. (Central HS)
23 Clarke Snodgrass S 6-0 200 So. Chesterfield, Mo. (Parkway Central HS)
24 Caleb Decius DB 6-2 185 Jr. West Palm Beach, Fla. (Upper Iowa Univ.)
25 Mitch Masker TE 6-2 235 RS-Fr. Underwood, Iowa (Underwood HS)
26 Marciele Surrell SS 5-9 180 Sr. Terrell, Texas (SW Oklahoma State Univ.)
27 Charlie Lowe DB 5-9 180 So. Maryville, Mo. (Maryville HS)
28 Kelvin Austin RB 5-6 170 Sr. St. Louis, Mo. (Mesabi Range (Minn.) CTC)
30 Marcus Martin FS 6-1 210 Sr. Holden, Mo. (Holden HS)
31 Billy Creason RB 5-10 200 So. Grain Valley, Mo. (Grain Valley HS)
32 Quincy Williams RB 5-10 190 RS-Fr. Lee's Summit, Mo. (North HS)
33 Ben Langston SS 5-11 200 Jr. Overland Park, Kan. (Blue Valley Northwest HS)
34 Clint Moore CB 5-10 195 Sr. Princeton, Mo. (Princeton HS)
35 Cory Cronk LB 6-2 225 So. Maryville, Mo. (Maryville HS)
36 D.J. Gnader LB 6-2 230 RS-Fr. Council Bluffs, Iowa (Lewis Central HS)
37 Bill Baudler LB 6-2 235 Sr. Fontanelle, Iowa (Nodaway Valley HS)
38 Kohlman Adema-Schulte RB 5-9 185 RS-Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard West HS)
39 Jeff Howeth S 5-11 205 RS-Fr. Dallas, Texas (Highland Park HS)
40 Joe Scott CB 5-9 185 TR-Jr. Lompok, Calif. (Allan Hancock College)
41 Landan Zaputil LB 5-11 235 So. Denver, Iowa (Cedar Falls HS)
42 Bryant Hummel LB 6-2 240 RS-Fr. Clarinda, Iowa (Clarinda HS)
43 Vincent Defeo TE 6-2 230 So. Greenwood, Mo. (Drake Univ.)
44 Kyler Hiatt TE 6-1 230 RS-Fr. Grant City, Mo. (Worth County HS)
45 John Schreck S 6-2 195 RS-Fr. Maryville, Mo. (Maryville HS)
46 Kyle Kleeman DE 6-0 245 So. Lemont, Ill. (Joliet Catholic HS)
47 Cody Matthewson LB 6-2 230 RS-Fr. Madrid, Iowa (Madrid HS)
48 Dylan Rosier LB 6-0 225 Jr. Mound City, Mo. (Mount City HS)
49 Todd Adolf P/K 6-1 185 So. Omaha, Neb. (Millard North HS)
50 Chad Kilgore LB 6-1 230 Jr. Orrick, Mo. (Excelsior Springs HS)
51 Matt Massey LB 6-1 230 So. Kearney, Mo. (Kearney HS)
52 Willie Horn LB 6-1 225 Sr. Lee's Summit, Mo. (Blue Springs South HS)
53 Robert Stough OL 5-11 275 So. Liberty, Mo. (Liberty HS)
54 Aaron Terry DL 5-10 280 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (North HS)
55 Cole Dafft OL 6-3 280 RS-Fr. Prosper, Texas (Prosper HS)
56 Adam Vondrak LB 6-2 245 Sr. Sioux City, Iowa (Bishop Heelan Catholic HS)
58 Bryce Johnston DL 6-2 270 RS-Fr. Clarence, Mo. (South Shelby HS)
59 Ryan Meyer DL 6-2 270 So. Omaha, Neb. (Millard West HS)
60 Jake Scarbo OL 6-2 275 RS-Fr. Blue Springs, Mo. (South HS)
61 Adam McElderry OL 6-3 305 Jr. West Des Moines, Iowa (Valley HS)
62 Zach Sherry DL 6-0 220 RS-Fr. Maryville, Mo. (Maryville HS)
63 Philip Carter OL 6-4 270 RS-Fr. Marine, Ill. (Triad HS)
64 Alex Olive OL 6-4 285 So. Springfield, Mo. (Glendale HS)
65 Cody Carlson OL 6-3 270 RS-Fr. Eudora, Kan. (Eudora HS)
67 Preston Bostwick LB 6-0 210 Jr. Omaha, Neb. (North HS)
68 Collin DeBuysere LB 6-4 230 So. Geneseo, Ill. (Geneseo HS)
70 Brett Grozinger OL 6-4 285 Sr. Chillicothe, Mo. (Chillicothe HS)
71 John Petroff OL 6-3 290 So. Chesterfield, Mo. (Parkway Central HS)
72 Ryan Lessman OL 6-2 290 Sr. Sioux City, Iowa (Sioux City East HS)
73 Jason Wiseman OL 6-4 270 Sr. Garden City, Mo. (Harrisonville HS)
74 CJ Keeney OL 6-6 280 RS-Fr. Smithville, Mo. (Smithville HS)
75 Rod Williams OL 6-5 300 So. Grandview, Mo. (Grandview HS)
76 Cody Johnson OL 6-2 290 Jr. Jasper, Mo. (Webb City HS)
77 Dane Wardenburg OL 6-7 295 Sr. Creston, Iowa (Creston HS)
79 Zach Vie OL 6-9 300 TR-So. Fremont, Neb. (Fullerton College)
80 Brian Geraghty K 6-1 195 RS-Fr. Lee's Summit, Mo. (Blue Springs South HS)
81 Clint Utter WR 6-3 200 RS-Fr. Bloomfield, Iowa (Ottumwa HS)
82 Danny Pestock TE 6-6 245 Jr. Lenexa, Kan. (Fort Scott C.C.)
83 James Cairney WR 5-10 185 RS-Fr. Harlan, Iowa (Harlan HS)
84 David Mosley WR 6-2 185 TR-Jr. Detroit, Mich. (Wayne State [Mich.])
85 Kyle Kilgore TE 6-5 240 Jr. Orrick, Mo. (Excelsior Springs HS)
86 Joel Gantz TE 6-5 245 RS-Fr. Perry, Kan. (Perry-Lecompton HS)
87 Roberto Davis DE 6-3 260 Sr. Copperas Cove, Texas (Reedley C.C.)
88 Taylor Pierce WR 6-1 200 Jr. Wentzville, Mo. (Wentzville Holt HS)
89 William Smalls DT 6-4 280 TR-Jr. Highlands, Calif. (Idaho State Univ.)
90 Willie Dyson DL 6-2 260 TR-Jr. St. Louis, Mo. (Minnesota)
91 Zach Williams DE 6-3 275 RS-Fr. Kansas City, Mo. (Center HS)
92 Jake Baumgartner DE 6-3 260 RS-Fr. Granger, Iowa (Johnston HS)
93 Danny Carlson DL 6-2 275 RS-Fr. Troy, Ill. (Triad HS)
94 Kyle Sunderman DE 6-4 275 Sr. Papillion, Neb. (Papillion LaVista HS)
95 Matthew Meinert LB 6-3 240 So. Easton, Kan. (Pleasant Valley HS)
96 Gary Ewart DE 6-1 250 So. Bedford, Iowa (Bedford HS)
97 Ricky Bailey DE 6-3 235 RS-Fr. Wentzville, Mo. (Holt HS)
98 Shayne Shade DT 6-2 315 Sr. Des Moines, Iowa (Roosevelt HS)
99 Josh Lorenson DL 6-3 280 Jr. Cedar Rapids, Iowa (Xavier HS)
True Freshmen

Akere Akpan DL 6-4 270 Fr. Benbrook, Texas (Western Hills HS)

Kevin Arnold DE 6-4 220 Fr. Iowa City, Iowa (Regina HS)

Cody Best K 6-0 160 Fr. Blue Springs, Mo. (Blue Springs HS)

Savontae Brown DL 6-3 275 Fr. Lincoln, Neb. (North Star HS)

Brian Buttry TE/WR 6-3 190 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard West HS)

Joseph Chinn S 5-11 190 Fr. Monroe City, Mo. (Monroe City HS)

Bryce Enyard CB 6-0 180 Fr. Huntsville, Mo. (Westran HS)

Jason Jozaites WR 6-3 190 Fr. Westmont, Ill. (Downers Grove South HS)

Matt Longacre DE 6-3 230 Fr. Omaha, Neb. (Millard West HS)

Tim Martinez CB 5-11 185 Fr. Bettendorf, Iowa (Pleasant Valley HS)

Larry Nunn OL 6-3 277 Fr. Chesterfield, Mo. (Parkway West HS)

Eric Reimer LB 6-2 225 Fr. Menomonee Falls, Wis. (Sussex Hamilton HS)

Jayron Robinson LB 6-1 225 Fr. Kansas City, Mo. (Staley HS)

Ezra Schantz TE 6-3 220 Fr. Laurel, Neb. (Laurel-Concord HS)

Alex Visk TE 6-3 200 Fr. Overland Park, Kan. (Blue Valley West HS)

Bryce Young WR 5-10 170 Fr. Chillicothe, Mo. (Chillicothe HS)

Head Coach: Mel Tjeerdsma
Assistants:
Scott Bostwick (Defensive Coordinator, Linebackers)
Adam Dorrel (Offensive Coordinator, Offensive Line)
Charlie Flohr (Quarterbacks, Recruiting, Passing Game Coordinator)
Will Wagner (Assistant Head Coach, Secondary)
Richard Wright (Defensive Line, Special Teams)

Graduate/Student Assistants: Ramsey Atieh, Jordan Brown, Brandon Clayton, Ben Ehret, Jared Erspamer, Joel Osborn, Nathan Roach, Ryan Schleusner, Phil Vigil, Cam Wierson

Managers: Andrew Schmitz, Cole McCauley, Tucker Beck, Tyler Driggs