2000 University Of Wyoming Football Personnel Picture

March 23, 2000

LARAMIE, Wyo. -

Starters Returning (12)(5 offense,  5 defense,  1 place-kicker, 1 punter)(Positions listed are positions played in 1999)

Offensive Starters Returning (5)QB Jay Stoner (6-1, 203, Sr., 3L)RB Cliff Brye (5-10, 176, So., 1L)LT Adam Goldberg (6-7, 315, So., 1L)LG Mike Irvin (6-3, 300, So., 1L)RT Rob Kellerman (6-6, 295, So., 1L)

Defensive Starters Returning (5)SS Al Rich (5-11, 194, Sr., 3L)Bandit Patrick Chukwurah (6-2, 238, Sr., 3L)SAM Adrian Hill (6-2, 229, Sr., 2L)NG Jeff Boyle (6-1, 295, Sr., 3L)*DE Pat Hirsch (6-3, 268, RJr., 2L)*

Special-Teams Starters Returning (2)K Aaron Elling (6-1, 200, Jr., 2L)P Tom Waring (6-1, 175, Sr., 1L)

*Jeff Boyle and Pat Hirsch are both formerstarters who were injured formost of the 1999 season.

Starters Lost (13)(6 offense, 7 defense)

Offensive Starters Lost (6)WR Wendell Montgomery (6-2, 208, Sr., 4L)WR Kofi Shuck (6-2, 174, Sr., 4L)WR Willie King (5-11, 198, Sr., 3L)WR Tommy Nash (6-0, 160, Sr., 3L)C Dan Delcorio (6-4, 293, Sr., 4L)RG Chris Cichosz (6-4, 300, Sr., 3L)

Defensive Starters Lost (7)FS Matt Lehning (6-1, 195, Sr., 2L)CB Robbie Duncan (5-9, 190, Sr., 4L)CB Trent Gamble (5-10, 188, Sr., 4L)MIKE Jared Jarnagin (6-1, 225, Sr., 4L)WILL Cortney Barnes (6-2, 230, Jr., 3L)DT Jon Mathis (6-3, 292, Sr., 2L)DE Brian Van Emmerik (6-4, 270, Sr., 4L)

Special-Teams Starters Lost (0)

L Indicates number of letters earned.Linebacker AbbreviationsBandit Combination Outside Linebacker/Def. EndMIKE Middle LinebackerSAM Strong-side LinebackerWILL Weak-side Linebacker

Lettermen Returning (37)(17 offense, 18 defense 1 place-kicker, 1 punter)(Positions listed are 2000 projected positions.)

Offensive Lettermen Returning (17)Cliff Brye, RB, 1LAlex English, WR, 1LMarcus Ford, FB, 1LAaron Frude, RB, 2LAdam Goldberg, OT, 1LMike Irvin, C, 1LBrian Johnson, OG, 1LRob Kellerman, OT, 1LBen Murphy, C, 1LBrandon Neill, QB, 1LTam Pruitt, OG, 1LBrock Ralph, WR, 1LNate Reimers, OT, 1LArlen Smith, TE/FB, 2LJay Stoner, QB, 3LMatt Swanson, QB/P, 2LDarth Tesinsky, FB, 2L

Defensive Lettermen Returning (18)Jeff Boyle, NG, 3LAllen Bridgeman, CB, 1LLeo Caires, WILL, 2LBrandon Casavan, DE, 1LPatrick Chukwurah, Bandit, 3LTim Glynn, SAM, 2LAdrian Hill, SAM, 2LPat Hirsch, DE, 2LLouis Horton, Bandit, 1LBrandon Jones, DT, 1LMatt Klotz, WILL, 2LKwabena Peprah, MIKE, 3LKendrick Rawls, DE, 2LAl Rich, SS/FS, 3LMark Sheller, CB, 3LRich Sweeny, FS, 2LHerman White, MIKE, 2LJohn Wilson, SAM, 1L

Special-Teams Lettermen Returning (2)Aaron Elling, K, 2LTom Waring, P, 1L

Lettermen Lost (24)(12 offense, 12 defense)

Offensive Lettermen Lost (12)Tim Beasley, RB, 4LChris Cichosz, OG, 3LDan Delcorio, C, 4LTrifon Demos, OT, 4LBrahms Derenoncourt, WR, 3LJon Jennings, RB, 3LSterling Kihei, TE, 4LWillie King, WR, 3LWendell Montgomery, WR, 4LTommy Nash, WR, 3LNate Selk, OT, 4LKofi Shuck, WR, 4L

Defensive Lettermen Lost (12)Cortney Barnes, WILL, 3LChris Cole, CB, 1LJason Dreessen, NG, 4LRobbie Duncan, CB, 4LTrent Gamble, CB, 4LJerel Haynes, DE, 3LJared Jarnagin, MIKE, 4LEddie Johnson, CB, 1LAlan Jones, CB, 4LMatt Lehning, FS, 2LJon Mathis, DT, 2LBrian Van Emmerik, DE, 4L

Special-Teams Lettermen Lost (0)

1999 Redshirts (25)

Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Cl.Casey Adams TE 6-5 240 RFr.Joe Anderson Bandit 6-3 230 RFr.Casey Bramlet QB 6-0 195 RFr.Adam Brasel MIKE 6-0 205 RFrBill Bullert OT 6-6 307 RJr.Ryan Calahan CB 5-10 186 RFr.Alvin Chapman WILL 6-1 195 RFr.Luke Donovan P 6-0 177 RFr.Tyson Dunham P 6-2 178 RFr.Jacque Finn SS 6-3 175 RFr.Malcom Floyd WR 6-6 200 RFr.Da'mon Frier WILL 6-4 215 RFr.Aaron Gadeken P 6-5 207 RFr.Eric Haley TE 6-4 230 RFr.Lamar James CB 5-11 188 RJr.John Levingston Jr. SS 6-2 197 RFr.Meredeth Maxwell WR 6-0 200 RJr.Ryan McGuffey WR 6-1 197 RFr.Casey Phillips OG 6-4 264 RFr.Terrance Reese WR 6-0 175 RFr.Zach Rutten SS 6-1 201 RJr.Justin Scott NG 6-0 270 RFr.Nate Scott RB 6-1 185 RJr.Michael Wahlstrom WR 6-3 190 RFr.Jarvis Wallum K 5-11 186 RFr.

2000 Signings (25)

High-School Players (13)

Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Cl. Hometown (Last School)Derek Armah RB 5-10 193 Fr. Lawnside, N.J. (Haddon Heights)Sean Bowman WR 6-2 190 Fr. Phoenix, Ariz. (Phoenix Christian)Kit Bradshaw II RB 6-1 195 Fr. Evergreen, Colo. (Faith Christian Academy)Trenton Franz OL/DL 6-3 250 Fr. Fort Collins, Colo. (Rocky Mountain)Kyle Huseby OL 6-6 265 Fr. Littleton, Colo. (Heritage)Roderrick Jackson WR/CB 5-11 170 Fr. Copperas Cove, Texas (Copperas Cove)Anthony Jones Jr.OLB/TE 6-5 230 Fr. Lithonia, Ga. (Columbia)Leonard Jones RB/CB 5-9 160 Fr. Denver, Colo. (Montbello)Brett Ralph WR 6-0 160 Fr. Raymond, Alberta, Canada (Raymond)Tim Riley DL 6-2 265 Fr. Minneapolis, Minn. (The Blake School)Rano Sasa OL 6-2 315 Fr. Copperas Cove, Texas (Copperas Cove)Tom Vincent DB/WR 6-2 190 Fr. Riverton, Wyo. (Riverton)ER Wolf OL/DL 6-5 265 Fr. Littleton, Colo. (Columbine)

Junior-College Signees (12)

Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Cl. Hometown (Last School)DeShawn Abram FS 6-4 200 Jr. Columbus, Ohio (Kemper Military)Chad Beuhler DL 6-2 253 Jr. Belleview, Fla. (Coffeyville CC, Kan.)Jay Dirks OG 6-2 296 Jr. Hernando, Miss. (Northwest Mississippi CC)Marcus Freeman CB 5-10 180 Jr. Gulfport, Miss. (Mississippi Gulf Coast JC)Daniel Gibson III DL 6-4 290 Jr. Sacramento, Calif. (Sacramento City College)Jason Jones LB 5-11 220 Jr. Brewton, Ala. (Northwest Mississippi CC)Eric Lee DB 5-11 190 Jr. Wiggins, Miss. (Mississippi Gulf Coast JC)Sidney Lewis CB 5-10 150 Jr. Chicago, Ill. (College of Siskiyous, Calif.)Pete Merrill S 6-1 190 Jr. Pinetop, Ariz. (Eastern Arizona JC)Damon Roark DL 6-3 280 Jr. Bozeman, Mont. (Glendale CC)Travis Short RB 5-10 190 Jr. Hazlehurst, Miss. (Copiah-Lincoln CC)Gideon Smith CB 6-0 180 Jr. Mesa, Ariz. (Scottsdale CC)