#88 Matt Bannon - WR 5-10, 170
Three-year letter winner at Highland Park ... All-District selection ... team went 10-2 in his senior campaign on their way to a district championship ... also a two-time letter winner in track where he was team captain as a senior
#36 Sam George - LB 6-2, 220
A three-year letterwinner … named second-team all-state and was a first-team all-district pick as a senior … named the team defensive MVP and played in the 2013 Iowa Shrine Bowl All-Star game … tallied 92 tackles, including 14 for a loss … also had three sacks … was a first-team All-District as a junior, helping the team to a 9-2 mark and second round of the playoffs … posted 43 tackles and 10 tackles for loss as a junior … team made the state playoffs all three seasons …coached in high school by Paul Patterson.
#47 Dalton Gilbert - DS 5-10, 202
Four-year letter winner at Central Decatur ... two-time All-Iowa First Team ... four-time all-district selection ... played in 2013 Shrine Bowl ... three-time letterwinner in track ... two-time letterwinner in wrestling.
#12 Holden Kramer - P 6-2, 170
Two-year letter winner at Valley High School under head coach Gary Swenson ... the Tigers won the Iowa 4A state championship in an undefeated season during his junior campaign ... four-time Academic All-Conference.
#38 Dylan Lyman - DB 6-2, 205
A two-time all-state and three-time all-conference selection …a four-year letterwinner … named first-team all-state as a senior, rushing for 900 yards … also threw for 300 yards and caught nine passes for 120 yards … recorded 60 tackles, including 10 for a loss …rushed for over 300 yards and passed for over 200 yards as a junior … coached in high school by Brent Thoren.
#13 Ezra Reiners - DB 5-10, 175
A first-team all-state running back in 2012, rushing for 1,275 yards … a three-time letterwinner and all-conference selection at running back and defensive back … named Mississippi Valley Conference Player of the year in 2012 … totaled over 90 tackles in his junior and senior seasons … was a second-team all-state selection on defense as a junior … team made the state playoffs all three seasons … led his team to a 10-1 mark in 2012 …coached in high school by Brian Sauser.
#3 Jake Rhoads - DS 6-1, 170
Three-time letter winner at Gilbert High School under head coach Scott Auderer ... was a state qualifier in wrestling.
#42 Zach Ross - LB 6-1, 205
Three-year letterwinner at Lee’s Summit North High School in Lee’s Summit, Mo. under coach Ty Kohl … two-time all-conference honoree … led the team in tackles his senior year and holds the school record for longest punt return for a touchdown … also a two-time letterwinner in baseball.