Official Athletic Site of the Valparaiso University Crusaders
2008-09 Football
No.NamePos.Ht.Wt.Yr.Hometown/High School (Prev. School)
1 Steve OgdenWR6'3"2055th/Sr.Wauwatosa, Wis./West
2 Nicholas HentonWR6'0"235Sr./Jr.Chicago, Ill./De La Salle
2-D Taylor DeloyeK6'0"165Fr.Lincolnshire, Ill./Stevenson
3 David ConeysWR6'1"190Fr.Sebastian, Fla./Sebastian River
3-O Brian FianiQB5'11"165Fr.Brighton, Mich./Detroit Country Day
4 Darien JeffersRB5'10"180Sr./Jr.Jeffersonville, Ind./Jeffersonville (Indiana)
5 Anthony CurryDB6'0"195Jr.Merrillville, Ind./Merrillville
5-O Peter BurgettQB6'1"180Fr.Ann Arbor, Mich./Dexter
6 Kyle HimmelwrightDB6'1"190Sr./Jr.Coplay, Pa./Whitehall
6-O Austin GammageRB5'9"170Fr.South Bend, Ind./Clay
7 Matt UpshawQB6'0"200So./Fr.Indianapolis, Ind./Warren Central
7-D C.J. CalteuxDB6'3"195Fr.South Milwaukee, Wis./South Milwaukee
8 Bobby WysockiQB5'10"180So./Fr.Calumet City, Ill./Thornwood
8-D Brandon SpinnerDB6'1"205Fr.Lombard, Ill./Glenbard East
9 Corey NashWR5'11"165So.Griffith, Ind./Griffith
9-D Tom ZidronDB5'11"185Fr.Wheeling, Ill./Wheeling
10 Warren ArnoldQB6'3"220Sr.Mundelein, Ill./Mundelein
10-D Alex ByersDB6'3"175Fr.Wheatfield, Ind./Kankakee Valley
11 Zack DennyQB6'4"195Sr.Calumet City, Ill./Marian Catholic
12 Travis AndersonWR6'0"200So./Fr.Chesterton, Ind./Chesterton
13 Eli CrawfordDB6'1"200So.Bogart, Ga./North Oconee
13-O Nick MalantisQB6'5"185Fr.Alpharetta, Ga./Alpharetta
14 Tim BennettWR5'9"175Fr.Joliet, Ill./Joliet Catholic
14-D Wes TidballDB5'10"175Fr.Cincinnati, Ohio/Turpin
15 Laurence TreadawayDB5'10"175So.Detroit, Mich./Orchard Lake Saint Mary's
16 Mike MillerDB5'9"185Jr./So.Naperville, Ill./Central
17 Johnny DollRB5'11"185Jr.Turners Station, Ky./Henry County
18 Ross WiemerRB6'0"205Jr.Burlington, Wis./Burlington
19 Marty McAlpinQB6'1"190Fr.Palos Park, Ill./Amos Alonzo Stagg
20 Mozale McHenryRB6'0"235Sr.Chicago, Ill./Morgan Park
21 Matt WatkinsDB5'11"1955th/Sr.Mason, Ohio/Mason
22 Roger SaturDB6'1"195So.Mansfield, Texas/Nolan Catholic
23 Quinn HenochDB5'10"160Sr./Jr.Jeffersonville, Ind./Jeffersonville (Indiana)
24 Trey ClarkDB6'3"200Gr.Chattanooga, Tenn./McCallie (Brigham Young)
25 Josh Regent-SmithRB5'11"2455th/Sr.Brookfield, Wis./Pius
26 John PopperRB5'11"195Jr.Dublin, Ohio/Coffman
27 DeAndre' PittsDB5'5"160Fr.Cincinnati, Ohio/Princeton
28 Billy DollDB6'0"175Fr.Portage, Ind./Portage
29 Isaiah SpearsRB5'9"195Fr.Chicago, Ill./Normandy (Mo.)
30 Kris SerraLS5'11"235Sr./Jr.Cincinnati, Ohio/Deer Park
30-D Royce ParhamDB5'7"160Fr.Humble, Texas/Atascocita
31 Jake RiedelRB5'10"210So.South Milwaukee, Wis./South Milwaukee
32 Adrian GoberDB6'1"170Jr./So.Merrillville, Ind./Merrillville
32-O Geoffery FieldsRB5'8"195Fr.North Chicago, Ill./Carmel
33 Evan LoveLB5'8"185Fr.San Diego, Calif./Scripps Ranch
34 Dan CottinRB5'7"175So./Fr.Sturgis, Mich./Sturgis
35 Ryan KoepkeLB6'1"2255th/Sr.Fort Wayne, Ind./Homestead
35-O Ian ParkerLB6'0"185So./Fr.Westville, Ind./Westville
36 Chris WalshWR6'0"195Sr./Jr.Pittsboro, N.C./Cary Academy
36-O J.J. JenkinsWR5'11"180Fr.Dexter, Mich./Dexter
37 Sean DillonLB5'11"2355th/Sr.Oak Lawn, Ill./Mount Carmel
38 Andrzej SkibaK5'11"160Fr.Homewood, Ill./Homewood-Flossmoor
39 Matt MarkofskiLB5'11"210Fr.Mooresville, N.C./Mooresville
40 Josh LynnRB6'1"255Jr.Hammond, Ind./Morton
41 Chris SmithK5'11"180Fr.Manistee, Mich./Manistee
42 Grant BushongLB6'2"220Fr.Ionia, Mich./Ionia
43 Luke KanclerzDB6'0"190Jr.Holland Patent, N.Y./Holland Patent
44 Eddie MorelliRB6'0"185Fr.Racine, Wis./Saint Catherines
45 Zac GriffinLB6'2"235Sr.Apple Valley, Calif./Granite Hills
46 Alex SollerDB5'10"165So./Fr.Michigan City, Ind./Michigan City
47 Matt ManclLB6'1"2255th/Sr.Neenah, Wis./Neenah
48 Jeremy MancosLB6'1"210Fr.Hammond, Ind./Morton
49 Zack LaBarreRB5'9"195So.Union Mills, Ind./South Central
50 Marco PorcelliLB6'1"235Jr.Des Plaines, Ill./Maine West
50-D Alex MeagherLB6'2"210Fr.Cincinnati, Ohio/Glen Este
51 James JoosLB6'0"215Jr./So.Cleveland, Ga./White County
52 JaVon WelchLB6'0"195So./Fr.Grand Rapids, Mich./Ottawa Hills
53 Dave Tebo, Jr.OL6'0"270So./Fr.Hortonville, Wis./Hortonville
53-D Cody GokanLB6'1"185Fr.Mundelein, Ill./Mundelein
54 Tristan ManvillaOL6'2"295Sr./Jr.Mukwonago, Wis./Mukwonago
54-D Adam WicklundDL6'0"205Fr.Decatur, Ill./Eisenhower
55 Dominick BellotteDL6'0"245Sr.Wasilla, Alaska/Colony
55-D Michael Schatz, Jr.LB6'2"200Jr.Naperville, Ill./Central
56 Jeff PrangeLB6'1"2455th/Sr.Plymouth, Wis./Plymouth
57 Andrew MackDL6'3"270Sr.Chicago, Ill./De La Salle
58 Sean McMillanLB5'9"210Fr.Humble, Texas/Humble
58-D Jared RoseLB6'2"195Fr.White Lake, Ill./Walled Lake Northern
59 Brian LaippleDL6'3"225So.Fort Wayne, Ind./Homestead
59-O Nick LazzellOL6'1"295Fr.Ossian, Ind./Norwell
60 Matt NoffkeOL6'0"250Jr.Naperville, Ill./Central
61 Dave WisniewskiOL6'4"250Jr.Chicago, Ill./De La Salle
62 Nathan RichterOL6'0"265Jr.Saint Peters, Mo./Lutheran H.S. of St. Charles County
63 Gavin GrilloOL6'3"325Fr.Wright City, Mo./Saint Dominic
64 Brett HeberDL5'11"270Fr.Glenview, Ill./Glenbrook South
65 Steve LaraOL6'3"265So./Fr.Florissant, Mo./Hazelwood Central
66 Amedeus OdemdaDE6'0"225Fr.South Bend, Ind./Clay
67 John SchulzDL6'1"245Fr.Naperville, Ill./Benet Academy
68 John MoriartyOL6'2"325So./Fr.Palos Heights, Ill./Shepard
68-D Jerrell Coleman-MillerDL5'6"210Fr.Hazelwood, Mo./Mary Institute Country Day
69 Abdullah PrattOL5'11"370So.Chicago, Ill./Morgan Park
70 Brian PlachinskiDL6'4"215Fr.South Milwaukee, Wis./South Milwaukee
70-O Nick StrzeleckiOL6'2"245Fr.Mount Prospect, Ill./Rolling Meadows
72 Tim FlynnOL6'4"225Fr.Marion, Ill./Marion
73 Doug KeppyOL6'1"260So./Fr.Streator, Ill./Streator Township
74 Ferdinand VelezOL6'0"250Fr.Chicago, Ill./Saint Patrick
75 Tim KratzOL6'5"290Sr./Jr.Macomb, Mich./Lutheran North
77 Nate BlairOL6'5"295Fr.Homewood, Ill./Andrean (Ind.)
78 Tayler AielloOL6'4"315Fr.Palatine, Ill./Palatine
79 Ryan KozeyOL6'8"295Sr.Waterford, Wis./Union
80 Matthew NiehusTE6'4"225Fr.Oak Park, Ill./Oak Park & River Forest
81 Desmond LewisWR6'1"180So./Fr.Fort Wayne, Ind./Homestead
82 Sean McCartyWR6'5"210So./Fr.Waukesha, Wis./West
83 Tom OswaldTE6'8"245Sr./Jr.Cary, Ill./Cary-Grove
84 Ryan MyersWR6'1"160So./Fr.Chesterton, Ind./Chesterton
85 Alex PetrikTE6'3"215So./Fr.Commerce, Mich./Walled Lake Northern
86 Ryan O'SheaTE6'3"205Fr.Attica, Ind./Attica
87 Bill BurgettWR6'0"190Sr.Ann Arbor, Mich./Dexter
88 Mitch SecrestP/K6'1"170Jr.Elburn, Ill./Kaneland
89 Matt DorowTE6'4"2105th/Sr.Fond du Lac, Wis./Fond du Lac
90 Chris LydaDL6'5"220Fr.Sebastian, Fla./Sebastian River
91 Myke WorthemTE6'4"225So./Fr.Grand Rapids, Mich./Northview
92 Chris GardnerDL6'2"240So./Fr.Franklin, Wis./Marquette University HS
93 Brian GoodakerDL6'0"255Fr.Valparaiso, Ind./Valparaiso
95 Darren Kincaid, Jr.DL5'10"270So.Chicago, Ill./LaPorte (Ind.)
96 Adam RundhDL6'3"245Jr.Aalborg, Denmark/Orjanskolan (Sweden)
97 Nikko CarsonDL6'3"250Fr.Homer Glen, Ill./Lockport Township
98 Ian AltieriDL6'3"230Jr.Highland, Ind./Highland
99 David HamakerK5'11"215So.Plano, Texas/West
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2008-09 Football Coaches
Stacy AdamsHead Coach
Josh WissingOffensive Coordinator
Sam BernardiDefensive Coordinator
Joe FussellAssistant Coach
Cliff GloverAssistant Coach
Gary GrayAssistant Coach
Rob HansonAssistant Coach
Marcus KnightAssistant Coach
Chip TaylorAssistant Coach
Trevor JaskiwStudent Assistant
W Soccer Belmont Brown Field
Aug 22, 7:30 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
W Soccer IUPUI Brown Field
Aug 24, 1:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
W Soccer Valpo Phoenix, Ariz.
Aug 29, 9:00 p.m. Grand Canyon
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
W Soccer Valpo Flagstaff, Ariz.
Aug 31, 2:00 p.m. Northern Arizona
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
W Soccer Ball State Brown Field
Sep 5, 7:30 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
W Soccer Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Sep 7, 2:30 p.m. Western Illinois
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler