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#10 - Tanner Kuramata
2014-15 Football
POS.
WR
HT.
6-1
WT.
185
YR.
Sr.
HOMETOWN
Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
HIGH SCHOOL (PREV. SCHOOL)
Claremont
Tanner Kuramata

2014: Announced to USA College Football I-AA FCS Pre-Season All-American Offensive Second Team.

2013: Appeared in all 11 games for the Brown and Gold...led the team in receiving yards (879), touchdown receptions (8), scoring (52), and all-purpose yards (956)...corralled four passes for 87 yards and a TD at Saint Joseph's (Sept. 7)...made five catches for 128 yards and a touchdown versus William Jewell (Sept. 14)...hauled in a TD catch as part of a seven-reception, 117-yard afternoon in Valpo's 49-42 overtime win over Campbell (Sept. 28) on homecoming...recorded three catches for 26 yards at Marist (Oct. 5)...racked up 170 receiving yards, two touchdowns, and nine catches at Mercer (Oct. 12)...caught one pass for 18 yards versus Morehead State (Oct. 19)...was the target of six passes for 32 yards at Drake (Oct. 26)...tallied a TD catch in a four-reception, 46-yard day versus San Diego (Nov. 2)...notched seven catches for 55 yards at Butler (Nov. 9)...saved his best for last as he accumulated 257 all-purpose yards in the season finale versus Dayton (Nov. 16), catching a season-high 10 passes for 200 yards and two touchdowns in addition to returning four kickoffs for 57 yards...received an Honorable Mention All-PFL nod.

2012: Appeared in nine games for Valpo including four starts...led the team in touchdown receptions with three...recorded 27 receptions for 218 yards overall...caught four passes for 16 yards in the season opener versus St. Joseph's (Aug. 30)...caught five passes for 32 yards against Butler (Oct. 6) in addition to registering a 10-yard rush...collected a season-high 61 receiving yards on three catches to go with a touchdown against Marist (Oct. 27)...hauled in a touchdown pass in Valpo's 41-21 win over Campbell on Nov. 3rd...made it three consecutive weeks with a TD reception when he took it the house against Davidson (Nov. 10)...closed out the season with three catches for 29 yards at Morehead State on Nov. 17th.

2011: Saw action in nine games as a rookie for the Crusaders, making four starts ... first collegiate start came at Youngstown State (Sept. 10) ... finished second on the team with 30 receptions for 354 yards ... hauled in a three-yard touchdown pass in the win over Campbell (Nov. 12) ... caught a season-high six passes for 107 yards at Davidson (Nov. 19) in the season finale ... caught a two-point conversion against Davidson ... returned a pair of kickoffs at Youngstown State ... season-long reception of 41 yards came at Davidson ... named team’s Offensive Rookie of the Year ... named team’s Offensive Player of the Week for the Davidson contest.

Prep: A three-year letterwinner for the Wolfpack ... earned All-Inland Valley honors as a junior and senior ... a two-time First Team All-Sierra League selection ... led CIF Southern Section with 68 receptions as a junior ... team’s Offensive Player of the Year as a junior ... recipient of team’s Coaches’ Award as a senior ... team captain as a senior ... also competed in track and field.

Personal: Tanner is the son of Foster and Kelli Kuramata ... major is sports management ... born Nov. 27, 1992.

2014-15 Football
1 Devan GadsonDB
2 Cody CottonDB
3 Derrick EstellATH
4 Denzell ConwayRB
5 Alex GreenLB
6 Idode KeroboDB
7 Dylan SimkinWR
8 Bryce DempseyDL
9 Ben LehmanQB
10 Tanner KuramataWR
11 A.J. BradleyDB
12 Scott StaalQB
13 Dalton StokesQB
14 Andrew CassaraWR
15 Ryan SheaWR
15-S Josh YoungK
16 Jarrett MorganATH
17 Melvin Graham IIIDB
18 Fred GladneyWR
19-O Ryan ClarkeQB
19 Cam BrownDB
20 Cody LabanowitzATH
21 Colin MarcottWR
22 Andrew JohnsonDB
23 Ryan SinghDB
24 J.J. NunesRB
25 Grayson BastinRB
26 Colin BurkeLB
27 Brett FoxTE
28 Dale CookDB
29 Hayden HastRB
30 Frank CatrineRB
31-O Brandon HallRB
31 Kellan HughesDB
32 Colton SanchezLB
33-S Alex KozlowskiP/K
33 Jay SloneLB
34 Branden SlatteryTE
35 Tevin JohnsonLB
36 Charles CarterS
37 Robert MacariLB
38 Brandon RileyDB
39 Roberto KellyLB
40 Chance HansonFB
41 Charlie HackettDL
42 Vincent McPhersonDB
43 Aaron BrunnerTE
44 Matt MallonTE
45-O Kenneth FloydRB
45 Tim FoleyDB
46 Spenser PenningtonFB
48 Ryan MundyLB
49 Jake HutsonRB
50 Nate SaariLB
52 Johnathan CoyneDL
53 John ReganLB
54 David HorakOL
55 Bryson EppingerDL
56 Tristan De La RosaDL
57 James TantonOL
58 Kye HallLB
59 J.T. RotroffLB
60 Michael BuchananDL
61 Nate KoenemanOL
62 Tom EhrlichOL
63 Jonathan HammondDL
64 Connor RettigOL
65 Colm FlahertyOL
67 Troy BottomOL
68 Kyle JonesOL
69 Daniel TerranaDL
70 Brandon DoepkeDL
71 Sam ManternachOL
72 Drew WhiteDL
73 Nick EderOL
74 Brian LangOL
75 Stuart BarkleyOL
77 Justin LipeOL
78 Brendan FlahertyOL
79 Alec PetrocelliDL
80 Steven KellyWR
81 Tony TaibiWR
82 Kent WarrenWR
83 Justin BanksWR
84 Jake GajdaTE
85 Andrew ButtsWR
86 Kurtis SlenkWR
87 Randall CorkWR
87 Justin WardWR
88 Jacob NewmanK
88-O Colton HillWR
89 Austin EtzlerWR
90 John GuilfordDL
92 Matthew McGinnisDL
93 John GiovencoDL
95 Nick MoffittDL
96 Tom Dabertin Jr.TE
97 Patrick McArdleDL
98 Jake SimpsonK
99 Wesley ManderscheidLS
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