Official Athletic Site of the Valparaiso University Crusaders
2014-15 Football
No.NamePos.Ht.Wt.Yr.Hometown/High School (Prev. School)
1 Devan GadsonDB5-9160Sr.Orlando, Fla./Freedom
3 Derrick EstellATH5-11185So.Miller, Mo./Miller
4 Denzell ConwayRB5-11175So.New Orleans, La./Mary Institute Country Day [Mo.]
7 Dylan SimkinWR5-11170Sr./Jr.Cincinnati, Ohio/Oak Hills
9 Ben LehmanQB6-2195Sr.Elgin, Ill./Saint Edward Central Catholic
10 Tanner KuramataWR6-1185Sr.Rancho Cucamonga, Calif./Claremont
11 A.J. BradleyDB5-9190Jr.Washington, D.C./Friendship Collegiate Academy
13 Scott StaalQB6-4215Jr./So.Grand Haven, Mich./Grand Haven
14 Andrew CassaraWR5-9160Sr.Mokena, Ill./Aurora Christian
15-S Josh YoungK5-9170So.Lemont, Ill./Lemont
17 Melvin Graham IIIDB5-9155Jr.Indianapolis, Ind./North Central
18 Fred GladneyWR6-11555th/Sr.Milwaukee, Wis./Dominican
20-S Mike PandoK5-111705th/Sr.Hamilton, Mich./Hamilton
20 Cody LabanowitzATH6-2195So.Stuart, Fla./South Fork
21 Carl JaskiwWR5-11185Jr.Manistee, Mich./Manistee (Michigan State)
23 Ryan SinghDB6-0185Sr./Jr.Fort Lauderdale, Fla./Cardinal Gibbons
25 Grayson BastinRB5-10185So.Fort Wayne, Ind./Homestead
26 Colin BurkeLB5-11190Sr.Orlando, Fla./Freedom
27 Brett FoxTE6-3250So.Plainfield, Ill./North
27 John Nunes Jr.RB5-9188So.Baltimore, Md./Baltimore Lutheran
28 Dale CookDB5-101705th/Sr.Lake in the Hills, Ill./Jacobs (South Dakota State)
29 Hayden HastRB5-10190Sr./Jr.Rapid City, S.D./Stevens
30 Idode KeroboDB5-10170So.Macomb, Mich./Eisenhower
31 Brandon HallRB5-9220Jr.Muskegon, Mich./Orchard View
32 Colton SanchezLB6-3225Jr.Marion, Iowa/Linn-Mar
33-S Alex KozlowskiP/K5-11190Jr./So.Novi, Mich./Detroit Catholic Central
33 Jay SloneLB6-3190So.Kankakee, Ill./Bishop McNamara
34 Emmanuel Bara-HartDB6-2205Sr./Jr.Greensboro, N.C./Western Guilford
34-O Branden SlatteryTE6-0205Jr./So.Saint Charles, Ill./East
35 Tevin JohnsonLB6-1230Jr./So.Denver, Colo./Prairie View
36 Charles CarterS5-10212So.Gary, Ind./Calumet
37 Robert MacariLB6-1230Sr./Jr.Hunters, N.Y./Christian Brothers
39 Roberto KellyLB6-1220Sr.West Palm Beach, Fla./The Kings Academy
40 Nate SaariLB6-0200Sr./Jr.Chandler, Ariz./Valley Lutheran
41 Cody CottonDB6-0200Jr.Maywood, Ill./Walther Lutheran
43 Aaron BrunnerTE6-1240Jr./So.Whitewater, Wis./Whitewater
44 Matt MallonTE6-2230Sr./Jr.Rockford, Ill./East
45 Kenneth FloydRB6-0200So.Norwalk, Iowa/Community
45 Tim FoleyDB6-1180So.Lutz, Fla./Jesuit
46 Alex GreenLB6-3220Jr.Zionsville, Ind./Zionsville Community
48 Ryan MundyLB6-2205Sr.West Lafayette, Ind./Harrison
49 Jake HutsonRB5-7170Sr./Jr.Blanchard, Mich./Montabella
50 Connor RettigOL6-2280So.Centerville, Ohio/Centerville
51 Lucas LanzonLB6-3220So.Harrison Township, Mich./L' Anse Creuse
54 David HorakOL6-3280So.Grand Ledge, Mich./Grand Ledge
55 Connor ConzelmanLB6-1200So.Carpentersville, Ill./H.D. Jacobs
59 J.T. RotroffLB6-1220Sr.Crown Point, Ind./Crown Point
60 Michael BuchananDL6-2275So.Saginaw, Mich./Heritage
61 Nate KoenemanOL6-1255Sr./Jr.Dallas, Texas/Lutheran
62 Tom EhrlichOL6-32855th/Sr.Skokie, Ill./Niles North (Harper)
63 Jonathan HammondDL6-1285So.Chicago, Ill./St. Patrick
65 Colm FlahertyOL6-32955th/Sr.Elmhurst, Ill./Immaculate Conception
67 Charlie HackettDL6-2220Jr./So.Saint Louis, Mo./Chaminade College Prep
68 Kyle JonesOL6-1275So.Debary, Fla./University
69 Daniel TerranaDL6-6265So./Fr.St. Genevieve, Mo./St. Genevieve, Mo.
70 Brandon DoepkeDL6-2260So.Fitchburg, Wis./Madison West
71 Sam ManternachOL6-5280Jr.Cedar Rapids, Iowa/Prairie
72 Drew WhiteDL6-5237Jr.Geneva, Ill./Geneva
73 James TantonOL6-3260So.Clearwater, Fla./Clearwater
74 Brian LangOL6-5275So.Chicago, Ill./Marist
75 Stuart BarkleyOL6-5305Sr.Overland Park, Kan./Blue Valley Northwest
78 Brendan FlahertyOL6-0300Jr./So.Elmhurst, Ill./Immaculate Conception
81 Tony TaibiWR6-12005th/Sr.Arlington Heights, Ill./Rolling Meadows
82 Kent WarrenWR6-4205Sr./Jr.Mission, Texas/Veterans Memorial
83 Justin BanksWR6-1195So.Detroit, Mich./Renaissance
85 Andrew ButtsWR6-11805th/Sr.Clayton, Ohio/Northmont
86 Ryan SheaWR5-11175So.Wesley Chapel, Fla./Wiregrass Ranch
86 Kurtis SlenkWR5-11170So.Holland, Mich./Christian
87 Randall CorkWR5-10185So.Indianapolis, Ind./Heritage Christian (SIUC)
87 Colin MarcottWR5-10185Jr./So.Wayland, Mich./Union
88 Jacob NewmanK6-0160So.Lawrenceburg, Ind./Lawrenceburg
88 Colton HillWR6-2200So.Laughlin, Nev./Knox
89 Austin EtzlerWR6-1190Jr./So.Elida, Ohio/Elida
90 John GuilfordDL6-4240Jr.Spencer, Ohio/Black River
91 Johnathan CoyneDL6-3255So.Lutz, Fla./Wiregrass Ranch
92 Bryce DempseyDL6-4235Jr.Tucson, Ariz./Santa Rita
93 John GiovencoDL6-12405th/Sr.Saint Charles, Ill./Saint Francis
94 Matthew McGinnisDL6-4230So.Waxhaw, N.C./Cuthbertson
95 Nick MoffittDL6-4245Sr./Jr.San Diego, Calif./Escondido Charter
99 Wesley ManderscheidLS6-02155th/Sr.Port Washington, Wis./Port Washington
Troy BottomOL6-1260Fr.Pembroke Pines, Fla./Pembroke Pines Charter
Cam BrownDB6-2170Fr.Homewood, Ill./Homewood-Flossmoor
Frank CatrineRB6-0195Fr.Springboro, Ohio/Bishop Fenwick
Ryan ClarkeQB6-4225Fr.Hopatcong, N.J.
Tom Dabertin Jr.TE6-2200Fr.Whiting, Ind./Whiting
Tristan De La RosaDL6-2265Fr.La Habra, Calif./La Habra
Bryson EppingerDL6-0225Fr.Gurnee, Ill./Warren Township
Jake GajdaTE6-3220Fr.Clayton, Ga./Rabun Gap-Nacoochee
Kye HallLB6-0205Fr.New Smyrna Beach, Fla./New Smyrna
Chance HansonFB5-10220Fr.St. Johns, Fla./Allen D. Nease
Kellan HughesDB6-3200Fr.Cicero, Ind./Hamilton Heights
Andrew JohnsonDB5-10170Fr.Annapolis, Md./Annapolis Area Christian
Colton KeeneLB6-1205Fr.St. Cloud, Fla./Harmony
Justin LipeOL6-4250Fr.Seminole, Fla./Seminole
Patrick McArdleDL6-3240Fr.Watkinsville, Ga./Oronee County
Vincent McPhersonDB5-11185Fr.Milledgeville, Ga./John Milledge Academy
Jarrett MorganATH5-11175Fr.Cooper City, Fla./Cooper City
Spenser PenningtonFB6-1220Fr.San Diego, Calif./Del Norte
John ReganLB6-0215Fr.Oak Lawn, Ill./St. Rita of Cascia
Brandon RileyDB5-11160Fr.Chicago, Ill./Morgan Park
Conner SmithQB6-2220Fr.Indianapolis, Ind./Perry Meridian
Dalton StokesQB6-1195Fr.Vero Beach, Fla./Vero Beach
Ja'Vonta SwintonDB6-0175Fr.Deefield Beach, Fla./Pope John Paul II
Zac WrightDL6-2240Fr.Sparta, Tenn./Alcoa
Patrick ZellerWR5-11185Fr.San Diego, Calif./Del Norte
2014-15 Football Coaches
Dave CecchiniHead Coach
Jason MiranOffensive Coordinator/Wide Receivers Coach
Vinny GiacaloneOffensive Line Coach/Recruiting Coordinator
Steven DonovanTight Ends Coach
John SnyderRunning Backs Coach
Ernest MooreDefensive Coordinator/Defensive Backs Coach
Justin StovallLinebackers Coach/Special Teams Coordinator
Eric DeutschAssistant Defensive Line Coach
Baseball Valpo 3 Mequon, Wis.
May 21 Youngstown State 7
Baseball Valpo 2 Mequon, Wis.
May 22 Oakland 0
Baseball Valpo 1 Mequon, Wis.
May 23 UIC 0
Baseball Valpo 0 Mequon, Wis.
May 23 Wright State 7