Jim S. The Unedited Version: Linebackers

This time instate guru Jim S. went looking for top junior instate linebackers. His search started in Grandville and Brighton, and then continued on from Gobles to Grand Ledge, from Negaunee to Escanaba, from Linden to Mendon. 59 linebackers in all!

Junior Instate Linebackers
March 10, 2004

1. Andrew Hawken LB/RB 6-2 210 4.60 Grandville
2. Nick Lawrence LB 6-3 215 4.70 Brighton
3. Kyle Myczkowiak LB/RB 6-3 205 4.60 Saginaw Heritage
4. Terrence Blevins LB/RB 6-1 235 Detroit Denby
5. Tom Korte LB/RB 6-1 220 Grand Rapids Catholic Central
6. Ben Van Zale LB/RB 6-1 240 Traverse City West
7. Terrance Thomas LB 6-0 235 Detroit DePorres
8. Robert Jolley LB/TE 6-5 200 4.60 Detroit Central
9. Eric Vojtkofsky LB/RB 6-2 215 4.70 Detroit Catholic Central
10. Jake Brandt LB 6-1 220 4.85 Hudsonville
11. John Novak LB/RB 6-2 195 4.60 Warren DeLaSalle
12. Malcolm Arrington LB/RB 6-2 210 4.75 Orchard Lake St. Mary's
13. Nate Spurgess LB/RB 6-2 195 4.73 South Lyon
14. Andrew Pendy LB/WR/RB 6-2 210 Utica Eisenhower
15. Ryan Stokes LB/TE 6-4 220 5.00 Center Line
16. John VanderLaan LB 6-2 205 Grand Rapids Christian
17. Andrew Everson LB/DB/QB 6-1 195 4.60 Detroit Mumford
18. Josh Kaltsas LB/TE 6-4 220 Riverview
19. Cody Basler LB/TE 6-3 225 5.02 Bay City Western
20. Robbie Thornbladh LB 6-1 200 Ann Arbor Pioneer
21. Justin Lyons LB/RB 6-1 205 Jenison
22. Jake Powers LB/TE/QB 6-2 210 Plymouth Canton
23. Kevin Allen LB/RB 5-11 225 4.80 Holt
24. Ryan Reid LB 6-2 220 Muskegon Mona Shores
25. Justin Meeder LB/RB/QB 6-2 190 DeWitt
26. Adam Decker LB/TE/DL 6-3 210 4.80 Birmingham Brother Rice
27. Greg Marshall LB/RB 6-1 235 Portage Northern
28. Andy Motz LB/TE 6-0 220 Mendon
29. Latarius Rucker LB/RB 6-0 245 4.80 Romulus
30. Khalid Shabazz LB/RB 6-0 190 Berkley
31. Norman Yono LB 6-0 200 Birmingham Groves
32. Terrance Mansour LB/OL/RB 6-1 215 Sterling Heights
33. Sean Heenan LB/TE 6-3 220 St. Joseph Lake Catholic
34. Justin Braska LB/RB 6-4 215 DeWitt
35. Ray Richardson LB/RB 6-1 229 Detroit Cass Tech
36. Kevin Horal LB 6-2 190 Detroit Catholic Central
37. Josh Dietrich LB/RB 6-0 210 Gobles
38. Chris Chmura LB/RB/DL 6-2 212 4.70 Troy
39. Benji Rodgers LB/OL/DL 6-1 245 4.90 Escanaba
40. Henry Myles LB 6-1 210 Detroit Martin Luther King
41. Zach VanSetters LB/QB/PK 6-1 215 Rockford
42. David Jackson LB/RB 6-0 210 4.75 Muskegon
43. Joe Gaston LB 6-2 230 Detroit Southeastern
44. Blake Bibbs LB 6-2 230 4.70 Grand Rapids Creston
45. Shane Larson LB 6-0 208 Grand Rapids Creston
46. Tim North LB/OL 6-2 215 Linden
47. J.P. Wohlscheid LB 6-0 200 4.90 Grand Ledge
48. Josh Sawicki LB/OL/DL 5-11 220 Waterford Our Lady of the Lakes
49. Bryce Rucker LB/TE 6-0 190 4.60 Battle Creek Central
50. Jordon Ford LB/TE 6-3 190 4.60 Lansing Sexton
51. Darius Shepherd LB 5-7 210 Detroit Finney
52. Kenny Ward LB/RB 5-10 220 4.80 Saginaw
53. Bryan Hill LB/OL/DL 5-10 210 Negaunee
54. Todd Hammonds LB/OL 6-1 215 Detroit Benedictine
55. Jose Murphy LB/OL 6-0 205 4.60 Detroit Redford
56. Andy Majirik LB/OL 6-0 225 5.00 Holt
57. Rob Carter LB/TE 5-10 175 Novi
58. Casey Curtis LB 5-9 225 DeWitt
59. Melvin Shields LB/TE/RB 6-0 180 Detroit Southwestern

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