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    2008 Illinois Roster
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    Alphabetical
    No.NameHt.Wt.PositionYearHometownLast School
    63Aguanunu, Chudi6-5323OLJRChicago, Ill.Chicago HS for Agricultural Sciences
    71Allen, Jeff6-4317OLFRChicago, Ill.King
    14Anderson, Sean6-4185QBRS FRTinley Park, Ill.Andrew
    52Asamoah, Jon6-5309OLJRPark Forest, Ill.Rich East
    98Ballew, Daryle6-1313DLRS FRCincinnati, OhioWithrow
    41Becker, Zach6-3240RBFRHomer, Ill.St. Joseph-Ogden
    31Bellamy, Travon6-0207DBSOGreenbelt, Md.Eleanor Roosevelt
    9Benn, Arrelious6-2214WRSOWashington, D.C.Dunbar
    62Block, Eric6-3292OLSRNew Orleans, La.Jesuit
    36Bosch, Jared6-1200H/PSOMahomet, Ill.Mahomet-Seymour
    38Brandabur, Matt6-0220PKSOMiddletown, OhioMiddletown
    92Brent, Josh6-2315DLSOBloomington, Ill.Central Catholic
    99Brown, Jerry6-4251DLSOSt. Louis, Mo.Vashon
    33Burgess, Mark5-9184RBRS FRPhilo, Ill.Unity (Tolono)
    18Bussey, Nate6-2216DBSOWashington, D.C.Dunbar
    43Carson III, Sam6-1254LBSRWoodridge, Ill.Downers Grove South
    12Charest, Jacob6-4200QBFRMatthews, N.C.Butler
    35Cklamovski, Michael6-4261PKJRWillow Springs, Ill.Lyons Township
    73Cornell, Jack6-5321OLRS FRQuincy, Ill.Notre Dame
    17Cumberland, Jeff6-5251WRJRColumbus, OhioBrookhaven
    40Davis, London6-4244TEFRCahokia, Ill.Cahokia
    1Davis, Vontae204DBJRWashington, D.C.Dunbar
    81Davis, Will6-3268DLSRGreenbelt, Md.Eleanor Roosevelt
    19Dimke, Derek6-0175PKFRRockford, Ill.Boylan
    22Dufrene, Daniel5-11201RBJRFt. Lauderdale, Fla.College of the Sequoias
    15Duvalt, Chris5-11175WRJRLakeland, Fla.Lake Gibson
    23Eastman, Jack6-1194WRJRNaperville, Ill.Joliet Catholic
    20Edwards, Garrett6-2214DBSODowners Grove, Ill.North
    84Eller, Matt6-1201PKRS FRJacksonville, Fla.Bishop Kenny
    33Ellington, Russell6-2217LBFRHomewood, Ill.Homewood-Flossmoor
    72Ellis, Reggie6-2295DLFRWashington, D.C.Dunbar
    11Fayson, Jarred6-0209WRJRTampa, Fla.Univ. of Florida
    24Flowers, Bo6-2218DBSOMaywood, Ill.Walther Lutheran
    21Ford, Jason220RBFRBelleville, Ill.Althoff
    47Foster, Glenn6-4252DLFRChicago, Ill.Mt. Carmel
    51Frierson, Evan6-2217LBFRWashington, D.C.H.D. Woodson
    68Fulton, Xavier6-5300OLSRFlossmoor, Ill.Homewood-Flossmoor
    57Garrity, Mike6-6289OLRS FRBatavia, Ill.Batavia
    39Gillen, Conor6-2233LBJRGlen Ellyn, Ill.Glenbard West
    83Graham, Hubie6-4248TEFRScranton, Pa.West Scranton
    27Gully, Antonio6-1183DBSOSt. Louis, Mo.Cardinal Ritter
    4Hardeman, Donsay6-2220DBJRJacksonville, Fla.Georgia Military College
    28Hicks, Dere5-10179DBJRRoanoke, Va.Valley Forge Prep.
    16Hoomanawanui, Michael6-5274TEJRBloomington, Ill.Central Catholic
    66Hunt, Randall6-6311OLSOHightstown, N.J.Valley Forge Prep.
    55Jackson, Anterio6-2277DLSOChicago, Ill.Fenger
    90James, Antonio6-5255DLJRMassillon, OhioWashington
    6James, Chris6-0188WRSOChicago, Ill.Morgan Park
    53Jefferson, Dustin6-0230LBSOKankakee, Ill.Kankakee
    8Jenkins, A.J.175WRFRJacksonville, Fla.Terry Parker
    35Johnson, Kevin6-1193DBFRLake Zurich, Ill.Lake Zurich
    13Judson, Will5-8163WRSRRiverdale, Ga.Florida A&M
    59Keely, Tad6-1220LSSOOswego, Ill.Oswego
    5LeShoure, Mikel240RBFRChampaign, Ill.Centennial
    70Lewis, Corey6-6278OLFRCresco, Pa.East Stroudsburg South
    94Lindquist, David6-3293DLSRHighland Park, Ill.Highland Park
    93Liuget, Corey6-3283DLFRMiami, Fla.Hialeah
    30Locksley, Jr., Mike5-11205DBRS FRChampaign, Ill.Centennial
    42Lundeen, Dane5-11199LBFRElgin, Ill.South Elgin
    60McDonald, Ryan6-5296OLSRHolland, Mich.West Ottawa
    10McGee, Eddie6-4200QBSOWashingon, D.C.H.D. Woodson
    88McGoey, Jason6-0185WRRS FRWheaton, Ill.Warrenville South
    85Mercilus, Whitney6-3242DLFRAkron, OhioGarfield
    44Miller, Brit6-1250LBSRDecatur, Ill.Eisenhower
    65Nabolotny, Mike6-5281OLSRGlenview, Ill.Glenbrook South
    97Nurse, Clay6-3258DLSOBeltsville, Md.High Point
    96Onyegbule, Wisdom6-3245DLRS FRBolingbrook, Ill.Bolingbrook
    49Pacha, Tyler5-10207RBSRFairfield, IowaEllsworth Comm. Col.
    48Palmer, Nate6-3213LBFRChicago, Ill.Simeon
    78Palmer, Ryan6-7294OLSOCanton, OhioGlen Oak
    46Pedersen, Zak6-2220LSFRJoliet, Ill.Joliet Catholic
    37Perkins, Nattiel5-11195DBFRChicago, Ill.Simeon
    95Pilcher, Doug6-5266DLJRHinsdale, Ill.Central
    45Pittman, Rodney6-2242LBSRFort Washington, Md.Friendly
    76Pocic, Graham6-7320OLFRLemont, Ill.Lemont
    29Pollard, Troy5-8180RBRS FRJacksonville, Fla.Andrew Jackson
    19Ramsey, Jack5-11187WRFRChicago, Ill.Simeon
    80Reavy, Alex6-2195WRSOSpringfield, Ill.Sacred Heart Griffin
    61Sands, Tyler6-5309OLFRBoyertown, Pa.Boyertown Area
    32Sanni, Supo6-3205DBFRHomewood, Ill.Homewood-Flossmoor
    87Santella, Anthony6-2190PSOWauconda, Ill.Univ. of Utah
    11Scott, Cordale6-3208WRFRCleveland, OhioGlenville
    69Sedlacek, Ryan6-4283OLFRWestport, Conn.Staples
    30Smith, Rahkeem6-1255RBJRLombard, Ill.Hargrave Prep
    54Staples, Justin6-4222LBFRLakewood, OhioSt. Edward
    10Stunkard, Cody5-11206DBSOPhilo, Ill.Unity
    89Sullivan, Tom6-4241TEJRTinley Park, Ill.Marist
    82Sykes, Fred184WRFRTampa, Fla.Chamberlain
    38Thomas, Ian6-0218LBRS FRBerwyn Heights, Md.DeMatha
    14Thomas, Miami5-11176DBSOChicago, Ill.Morgan Park
    49Uzodinma, Ugochukwu6-4248DLFRWashington, D.C.Dunbar
    18Viliunas, Eddie6-4226QBFRLaGrange Park, Ill.Lyons Township
    91Walker, Derek6-4270DLSRGlendale Heights, Ill.Glenbard East
    58Whalen, Bryson6-4257DLSRFreeport, Ill.Aquin
    3Wilkins, Marques6-0191WRJRDecatur, Ill.MacArthur
    25Williams, Ashante5-10197DBFRMayfield, OhioMayfield
    7Williams, Juice6-2233QBJRChicago, Ill.Vocational
    56Williams, Sirod6-0292DLSRGarfield Heights, OhioGarfield Heights
    79Wilson, Craig6-5317OLRS FRHarvey, Ill.Hargrave Acad.
    2Wilson, Martez6-4246LBSOChicago, Ill.Simeon
    3Wilson, Tavon6-0191DBFRWashington, D.C.H.D. Woodson
    37Yelton, Kyle6-0195PJRChesterton, Ind.Chesterton

    Staff

    Ron Zook - Head Football Coach
    Reggie Mitchell - Asst Head Coach/Recruiting/Running Backs
    Dan Disch - LB Coach/Co-Def. Coordinator
    Curt Mallory - DB Coach; Co-Def. Coordinator
    Mike Woodford - Special Teams Coordinator
    Kurt Beathard - Outside Receivers Coach
    Lou Hernandez - Strength & Conditioning Coach
    Jim Pry - Inside Receivers Coach
    Greg Bruner - Video Director
    Trent Chesnut - Head Football Equipment Manager
    Joe Cross - Academic Counselor
    Byron Cunningham - Co-Head Football Athletic Trainer
    Daryl Dixon - Defense Graduate Assistant
    Kristin Kane - Academic Counselor
    Adrian Melendez - Director of Football Operations
    Eric Ramos - Quality Control
    Nick Richey - Co-Head Football Athletic Trainer
    Karla Suber - Academic Counselor
    Annie White - Academic Counselor

    Numerical
    No.NameHt.Wt.PositionYearHometown (Last School)
    1Vontae Davis204DBJRWashington, D.C. (Dunbar)
    2Martez Wilson6-4246LBSOChicago, Ill. (Simeon)
    3Tavon Wilson6-0191DBFRWashington, D.C. (H.D. Woodson)
    3Marques Wilkins6-0191WRJRDecatur, Ill. (MacArthur)
    4Donsay Hardeman6-2220DBJRJacksonville, Fla. (Georgia Military College)
    5Mikel LeShoure240RBFRChampaign, Ill. (Centennial)
    6Chris James6-0188WRSOChicago, Ill. (Morgan Park)
    7Juice Williams6-2233QBJRChicago, Ill. (Vocational)
    8A.J. Jenkins175WRFRJacksonville, Fla. (Terry Parker)
    9Arrelious Benn6-2214WRSOWashington, D.C. (Dunbar)
    10Cody Stunkard5-11206DBSOPhilo, Ill. (Unity)
    10Eddie McGee6-4200QBSOWashingon, D.C. (H.D. Woodson)
    11Jarred Fayson6-0209WRJRTampa, Fla. (Univ. of Florida)
    11Cordale Scott6-3208WRFRCleveland, Ohio (Glenville)
    12Jacob Charest6-4200QBFRMatthews, N.C. (Butler)
    13Will Judson5-8163WRSRRiverdale, Ga. (Florida A&M)
    14Miami Thomas5-11176DBSOChicago, Ill. (Morgan Park)
    14Sean Anderson6-4185QBRS FRTinley Park, Ill. (Andrew)
    15Chris Duvalt5-11175WRJRLakeland, Fla. (Lake Gibson)
    16Michael Hoomanawanui6-5274TEJRBloomington, Ill. (Central Catholic)
    17Jeff Cumberland6-5251WRJRColumbus, Ohio (Brookhaven)
    18Eddie Viliunas6-4226QBFRLaGrange Park, Ill. (Lyons Township)
    18Nate Bussey6-2216DBSOWashington, D.C. (Dunbar)
    19Derek Dimke6-0175PKFRRockford, Ill. (Boylan)
    19Jack Ramsey5-11187WRFRChicago, Ill. (Simeon)
    20Garrett Edwards6-2214DBSODowners Grove, Ill. (North)
    21Jason Ford220RBFRBelleville, Ill. (Althoff)
    22Daniel Dufrene5-11201RBJRFt. Lauderdale, Fla. (College of the Sequoias)
    23Jack Eastman6-1194WRJRNaperville, Ill. (Joliet Catholic)
    24Bo Flowers6-2218DBSOMaywood, Ill. (Walther Lutheran)
    25Ashante Williams5-10197DBFRMayfield, Ohio (Mayfield)
    27Antonio Gully6-1183DBSOSt. Louis, Mo. (Cardinal Ritter)
    28Dere Hicks5-10179DBJRRoanoke, Va. (Valley Forge Prep.)
    29Troy Pollard5-8180RBRS FRJacksonville, Fla. (Andrew Jackson)
    30Rahkeem Smith6-1255RBJRLombard, Ill. (Hargrave Prep)
    30Mike Locksley, Jr.5-11205DBRS FRChampaign, Ill. (Centennial)
    31Travon Bellamy6-0207DBSOGreenbelt, Md. (Eleanor Roosevelt)
    32Supo Sanni6-3205DBFRHomewood, Ill. (Homewood-Flossmoor)
    33Mark Burgess5-9184RBRS FRPhilo, Ill. (Unity (Tolono))
    33Russell Ellington6-2217LBFRHomewood, Ill. (Homewood-Flossmoor)
    35Michael Cklamovski6-4261PKJRWillow Springs, Ill. (Lyons Township)
    35Kevin Johnson6-1193DBFRLake Zurich, Ill. (Lake Zurich)
    36Jared Bosch6-1200H/PSOMahomet, Ill. (Mahomet-Seymour)
    37Kyle Yelton6-0195PJRChesterton, Ind. (Chesterton)
    37Nattiel Perkins5-11195DBFRChicago, Ill. (Simeon)
    38Matt Brandabur6-0220PKSOMiddletown, Ohio (Middletown)
    38Ian Thomas6-0218LBRS FRBerwyn Heights, Md. (DeMatha)
    39Conor Gillen6-2233LBJRGlen Ellyn, Ill. (Glenbard West)
    40London Davis6-4244TEFRCahokia, Ill. (Cahokia)
    41Zach Becker6-3240RBFRHomer, Ill. (St. Joseph-Ogden)
    42Dane Lundeen5-11199LBFRElgin, Ill. (South Elgin)
    43Sam Carson III6-1254LBSRWoodridge, Ill. (Downers Grove South)
    44Brit Miller6-1250LBSRDecatur, Ill. (Eisenhower)
    45Rodney Pittman6-2242LBSRFort Washington, Md. (Friendly)
    46Zak Pedersen6-2220LSFRJoliet, Ill. (Joliet Catholic)
    47Glenn Foster6-4252DLFRChicago, Ill. (Mt. Carmel)
    48Nate Palmer6-3213LBFRChicago, Ill. (Simeon)
    49Ugochukwu Uzodinma6-4248DLFRWashington, D.C. (Dunbar)
    49Tyler Pacha5-10207RBSRFairfield, Iowa (Ellsworth Comm. Col.)
    51Evan Frierson6-2217LBFRWashington, D.C. (H.D. Woodson)
    52Jon Asamoah6-5309OLJRPark Forest, Ill. (Rich East)
    53Dustin Jefferson6-0230LBSOKankakee, Ill. (Kankakee)
    54Justin Staples6-4222LBFRLakewood, Ohio (St. Edward)
    55Anterio Jackson6-2277DLSOChicago, Ill. (Fenger)
    56Sirod Williams6-0292DLSRGarfield Heights, Ohio (Garfield Heights)
    57Mike Garrity6-6289OLRS FRBatavia, Ill. (Batavia)
    58Bryson Whalen6-4257DLSRFreeport, Ill. (Aquin)
    59Tad Keely6-1220LSSOOswego, Ill. (Oswego)
    60Ryan McDonald6-5296OLSRHolland, Mich. (West Ottawa)
    61Tyler Sands6-5309OLFRBoyertown, Pa. (Boyertown Area)
    62Eric Block6-3292OLSRNew Orleans, La. (Jesuit)
    63Chudi Aguanunu6-5323OLJRChicago, Ill. (Chicago HS for Agricultural Sciences)
    65Mike Nabolotny6-5281OLSRGlenview, Ill. (Glenbrook South)
    66Randall Hunt6-6311OLSOHightstown, N.J. (Valley Forge Prep.)
    68Xavier Fulton6-5300OLSRFlossmoor, Ill. (Homewood-Flossmoor)
    69Ryan Sedlacek6-4283OLFRWestport, Conn. (Staples)
    70Corey Lewis6-6278OLFRCresco, Pa. (East Stroudsburg South)
    71Jeff Allen6-4317OLFRChicago, Ill. (King)
    72Reggie Ellis6-2295DLFRWashington, D.C. (Dunbar)
    73Jack Cornell6-5321OLRS FRQuincy, Ill. (Notre Dame)
    76Graham Pocic6-7320OLFRLemont, Ill. (Lemont)
    78Ryan Palmer6-7294OLSOCanton, Ohio (Glen Oak)
    79Craig Wilson6-5317OLRS FRHarvey, Ill. (Hargrave Acad.)
    80Alex Reavy6-2195WRSOSpringfield, Ill. (Sacred Heart Griffin)
    81Will Davis6-3268DLSRGreenbelt, Md. (Eleanor Roosevelt)
    82Fred Sykes184WRFRTampa, Fla. (Chamberlain)
    83Hubie Graham6-4248TEFRScranton, Pa. (West Scranton)
    84Matt Eller6-1201PKRS FRJacksonville, Fla. (Bishop Kenny)
    85Whitney Mercilus6-3242DLFRAkron, Ohio (Garfield)
    87Anthony Santella6-2190PSOWauconda, Ill. (Univ. of Utah)
    88Jason McGoey6-0185WRRS FRWheaton, Ill. (Warrenville South)
    89Tom Sullivan6-4241TEJRTinley Park, Ill. (Marist)
    90Antonio James6-5255DLJRMassillon, Ohio (Washington)
    91Derek Walker6-4270DLSRGlendale Heights, Ill. (Glenbard East)
    92Josh Brent6-2315DLSOBloomington, Ill. (Central Catholic)
    93Corey Liuget6-3283DLFRMiami, Fla. (Hialeah)
    94David Lindquist6-3293DLSRHighland Park, Ill. (Highland Park)
    95Doug Pilcher6-5266DLJRHinsdale, Ill. (Central)
    96Wisdom Onyegbule6-3245DLRS FRBolingbrook, Ill. (Bolingbrook)
    97Clay Nurse6-3258DLSOBeltsville, Md. (High Point)
    98Daryle Ballew6-1313DLRS FRCincinnati, Ohio (Withrow)
    99Jerry Brown6-4251DLSOSt. Louis, Mo. (Vashon)

    Staff

    Ron Zook - Head Football Coach
    Reggie Mitchell - Asst Head Coach/Recruiting/Running Backs
    Dan Disch - LB Coach/Co-Def. Coordinator
    Curt Mallory - DB Coach; Co-Def. Coordinator
    Mike Woodford - Special Teams Coordinator
    Kurt Beathard - Outside Receivers Coach
    Lou Hernandez - Strength & Conditioning Coach
    Jim Pry - Inside Receivers Coach
    Greg Bruner - Video Director
    Trent Chesnut - Head Football Equipment Manager
    Joe Cross - Academic Counselor
    Byron Cunningham - Co-Head Football Athletic Trainer
    Daryl Dixon - Defense Graduate Assistant
    Kristin Kane - Academic Counselor
    Adrian Melendez - Director of Football Operations
    Eric Ramos - Quality Control
    Nick Richey - Co-Head Football Athletic Trainer
    Karla Suber - Academic Counselor
    Annie White - Academic Counselor

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