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2017 Football Preview

2017 Football Preview

2017 Football Preview

School:                        Urbandale 

Nickname:                  J-Hawks

Class:                          4A

Colors:                        Blue and White

Division:                     Class 4A Division #3


Head Coach:             

Sam Anderson (BS - University of Wisconsin LaCrosse, 1990 / MA – Drake University, 2004)

14th Season at Urbandale        58-63 Urbandale / Overall Record 123-88


Assistant Coaches:    Tim TeBrink, Tyler Perry, Paul Peletz, Ryan Williams, Danny Triplett, Mark Klaus, Joel Jacobs, Adam Carper, Shawn Llewellyn, Tyler Motter, Tyler Ahrens, Nick Pearson, Mark Baethke, Kyle Stolze, Don Heinrich


2016 Record / Highlights:    

  • Overall Record:  5-4; District Record:  3-2
  • INA 3rd Team All-State:  Turner Ellis, Tavien Gardner, Eric Milewsky, Derek Mowrey
  • 1st Team All-District:  Derek Mowrey, Blake Lange, Tavien Gardner, Eric Milewsky, Turner Ellis
  • 2nd Team All-District:  Jevon Burnside, Jack Scieszinski, Brennan Kennedy, George Reis, Grant Garwood
  • Honorable Mention All-District:  Ethan Kiehne, Chris Miller, Henry Drake, Caleb Kistenmacher, McIntosh Waylee

2017 Returning Letterwinners (39):

Adam Banwell, Ben Daumueller, Luke Dayton, Dominic DeCarlo, Admir Dogic, Henry Drake, Isaac Erbes, Sam Estes, Adam Fraher, Brennan Kennedy, Ethan Kiehne, Aj Killion, Isaac Lingelbach, Luke Llewellyn, Paul MacDougall, Eric Milewsky, Chris Miller, Kam Palimore, Dante' Raymond, Brandon Reed, Semir Sehic, Cameron St. John, Landon Stokes, Zach Stolarz, Carter Stroud, Mike Vratsinas, Chase Brundage, J.D. Colby, Alex Economos, Hayden Friedrichsen, Grant Garwood, Brook Heinen, Gabriel Hoyt, Tavian Hughes, Riley Longlet, Drake Page, Will Pattison, Cole Secaur, Lucas Strain


2017 Outlook:

Coach Sam Anderson enters his 14th Season at the helm for the J-Hawks and looks to lead the J-Hawks to the playoffs after a one-year hiatus. Urbandale opens with Waukee on August 25, 2017, on the road before returning home to host Dowling Catholic on September 2, 2017.


For more information, contact Head Coach Sam Anderson at (515) 457-6839 or [email protected] or Bill Watson at (515) 457-6994 or [email protected].


To see individual statistics for this year's returners, visit:  Statistics