The 2013 Stetson Hatters 21 l Tyler Ramel
74 l Matt Riddle
59 l Cole Ripple
Kicker 5-11 l 142 Freshman Elk Grove, Cal. Franklin HS
Offensive Line 6-2 l 245 Freshman (RS) Leesburg, Va. Stone Bridge HS
Linebacker 5-11 l 229 Freshman Vero Beach, Fla. Vero Beach HS
High School: Was a fouryear letter winner in football ... Team posted a 36-9 record during his prep career ... Connected on 95 percent of his PAT kicks over his final three years (131-of-138) ... Hit on five-of-seven field goal attempts in his career.
High School: Went to Stone Bridge High School in Ashburn, Va., after two years at Eden Prairie, Minn., High School … Played defensive and offensive tackle … In his two years at SBHS, the teams went 24-3 overall … Was a part of Liberty District Championship teams in 2010 and 2011 and a part of the 2010 Northern Region Champion ... Also participated in track and field, earning All-District in the shot put and discuss, and in wrestling.
High School: Was a threeyear letter winner as a linebacker at Vero Beach ... Helped his team to a district title as a senior ... Was selected as a defensive captain for his last two years ... Was a 2011 Scripps Treasure Coast Honorable Mention All-Area pick and was named to the Scripps All-Area first team as a senior ... Recorded 114 total tackles during his junior season with 12 tackles for loss ... Recorded 92 tackles in nine games as a senior ... Had 11 tackles for loss and three sacks ... Was also a three-year letter winner on the track and field team as a thrower ... Won individual district titles twice in the discus while helping the team to titles the same years ... Was named the VBSHS Field Athlete of the Year as a junior ... Was an honors graduate.
Personal: Full name is Tyler Justin Alan Ramel ... Was born on July 20, 1995, in Newfoundland, Canada ... Is the son of Karrie and Justin Ramel ... His grandfather, Wayne Williams, is his legal guardian ... Has one sister, Trinity Haynes (8) ... Is related to Verron Haynes, who played in the NFL for the Steelers and Falcons ... Is undecided on a major.
37 l Justin Reynolds
Fullback 5-8 l 216 Freshman (RS) Winter Haven, Fla. Lake Region HS
High School: Attended Lake Region High School in Eagle Lake, Fla. … Played fullback and linebacker for the Thunder … In three years, he had 1,027 rushing yards and seven touchdowns offensively, as well as a combined 103 tackles on defense … Set a school record on Sept. 30, 2011 with four touchdowns in one game … Also set the record for most rushing yards in a game and season in 2011 ... Was a four-time honorable mention All-County selection ... Was named team Player of the Year in 2011 ... Participated in a Community Service program throughout high school and also helped to coach in youth football leagues ... Received the Scholar-Athlete Award for football at his school as well as the FACA Academic Award ... Also participated in weight lifting. Personal: Full name is Justin Patric Reynolds ... Was born on April 17, 1993, in Roswell, Ga. … Parents are June and Steve Reynolds … Has one brother, Stephen Jr., (38), and two sisters, Stephanie McNamara (40) and Brittni Garcia (22) … His father is a high school football coach ... Chose Stetson because of the chance to be a part of a new program and the great academic reputation … Is a Psychology major with an eye toward becoming a psychiatrist ... Plans to serve in the Air Force after college.
Personal: Full name is Matthew Jonathan Riddle … Was born on March 15, 1994, in Vicenza Italy … Parents are Heidi and Jonathan Riddle … Has two brothers, Christopher (16) and Brandon (8) … Chose Stetson because of academics, football, and the location … Is undecided on a major.
41 l Delvin Riley
Defensive Back 6-1 l 182 Freshman West Columbia, SC White Knoll HS
High School: Was a threeyear letter winner in both football and basketball at White Knoll HS ... Also lettered in basketball for one year ... Played safety, quarterback and receiver ... Helped his baseball team to a region title in 2011 ... Was twice selected as an All-Region player in football ... Was selected as one of the top 100 players in South Carolina by 24/7 Sports ... Recorded 65 tackles as a sophomore, 96 as a junior and 97 as a senior ... Was credited with 17 career pass breakups, four interceptions, four forced fumbles and four fumble recoveries ... Accounted for 11 touchdowns during his senior season ... On the diamond as a senior he batted better than .400 with six home runs ... Was the National Football Foundation Scholar Athlete of the Year in 2013 ... Was a member of the National Honor Society, the Honor Roll and was an Honors Graduate ... Was active on the Guidance Team, was a Peer Mediator and a Senior Leader. Personal: Full name is Delvin Keyon Riley ... Was born on January 8, 1995, in West Columbia, SC ... Is the son of Sheila and Kenneth Riley ... Has one brother, Justin (14) ... His father was a collegiate wrestler at South Carolina State and his cousin, De’Angelo Mack, played baseball at the University of South Carolina and was drafted by the New York Yankees ... Chose Stetson over Elon, Furman and Clemson ... Plans to major in Physics.
Personal: Full name is Cole James Ripple ... Was born on July 5, 1995, in Vero Beach ... Is the son of Jacqueline and James Ripple ... Has one brother, Luke (13) ... Chose Stetson over Georgia Southern, Mercer and Jacksonville ... Plans to major in Business Administration.
46 l Austin Roark
Linebacker 5-11 l 209 Freshman McDonough, Ga. Woodward Academy
High School: Was a fouryear letter winner in football at Woodward ... Helped his team to a trio of runner-up finishes in region 5-3A and to three sweet 16 playoff appearances ... Was a 2012 preseason All-State selection by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution ... Was selected first team All-Region as a senior ... Was selected as team captain, was team MVP and most-outstanding linebacker three times ... Earned the Silver Eagle Award each year from 1009-13 for having a 3.2 GPA or better ... Was active in Peer Leadership and FCA. Personal: Full name is Austin Scott Roark ... Was born on December 28, 1994, in McDonough, Ga. ... Is the son of Lori and Rob Roark ... Has one sister, Madison (17) ... Chose Stetson over Furman, Mercer and Georgia ... Plans to be a Business major.
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