The 2013 Stetson Hatters mons (12), Kennedy Burroughs (12) and twins Corrie and Riley Simmons (3) ... Chose Stetson over Mercer, Davidson, Wingate and Georgetown ... Is a General Business major.
63 l Ethan Simpson Long Snapper 5-6 l 181 Freshman (RS) Ormand Beach, Fla. Mainland HS High School: Went to Mainland High School in Daytona Beach … Played fullback, defensive line, linebacker and was the long snapper … Member of the 2008 and 2009 District Championship teams … Awarded the 2010 Academic All-American Award … Also competed in the discuss and shot put events for track and field ... Was an Honor Roll student and was named to the Principal’s Hall of Fame ... Was a member of the National Honor Society. Personal: Full name is Ethan Matthew Simpson ... Was born on July 2, 1993, in Daytona Beach … Parents are Matthew and Lisa Simpson … Has two sisters, Ashley (18) and Allyson (9) … Chose Stetson because of the chance to play football and to receive a good education … Is a Sport Management major.
23 l Jerami Singleton
Running Back 5-11 l 185 Freshman (RS) Clermont, Fla. East Ridge HS
High School: Attended to East Ridge High School … Played running back for the Knights … In his two years, he had 157 carries for 1,344 yards and 17 touchdowns as well as seven receptions for 220 yards and three touchdowns … Was named a Football National Underclassmen Top Prospect in 2012 … Was named the Running back MVP … Ranked #27 in the Super 60 by Orlando Sentinel ... Was cosports editor of his high school paper. Personal: Full name is Jerami Trevaughn Singleton ... Was born on April 30, 1994, in Sarasota ... Parents are Jerami and Jacki Singleton … His uncle, Irvin Phillips, played for the Oakland Raiders and San Diego Chargers from 198284 … Chose Stetson because of the location and the chance to help build the new program … Is a Computer Science Technology major... Hopes to someday work at ESPN.
98 l Cory Staud
Defensive Line 5-10 l 270 Freshman Cibolo, Texas Steele HS
High School: Was a threeyear letter winner as a defensive tackle at Steele ... Also lettered one year in wrestling ... Helped his team to three appearances in the Texas 5A state playoffs, including a state title as a sophomore ... Team posted a 53-4 record over his four seasons ... Was named All-District by the Associated Press as a junior and senior ... Was an All-Area selection as a sophomore ... Recorded 68 tackles, including 12 for loss and three sacks, as a junior to go with 11 quarterback hurries ... Recorded 51 tackles, including 12 for loss and five sacks, as a senior ... Posted a school record in the squat at 595 pounds ... Has former prep teammates who are playing at Texas, Oklahoma, North Texas, Stephen F. Austin, Oklahoma State, Nebraska and others ... Was an honor roll student ... Was active in the FCA. Personal: Full name is Cory Ashtin Staud ... Was born on April 2, 1995, in San Antonio ... Is the son of Sara and Frank Staud and Bobbie Proto ... Has one brother, William Staud (20), and one sister, Lucy Proto (1) ... His father is an active duty member of the U.S. Air Force ... His cousin is General Chuck Yeager, who is famous for being the first person to break the sound barrier ... His step-mother, Sara Staud, played soccer at West Virginia University ... His grandfather, Pete Staud, was a Golden Gloves boxer ... Chose Stetson over Wofford, Holy Cross and others ... Plans to be a Business Management major.
84 l Jonathan Strahl Tight End 6-1 l 204 Freshman (RS) Port Orange, Fla. Spruce Creek HS
High School: Went to Spruce Creek High School in Port Orange, FL … Played quarterback for the Hawks … In two years, he compiled 1,900 passing yards, 425 rushing yards and 17 total touchdowns … Went 14 consecutive games without throwing an interception … Was a member of the 2009 District Championship team ... Was named as a Scout. com Top QB ... Was MVP of the 1-on-1 Showcase Camp in Orlando in 2011 ... Was named as a senior to watch by both the Daytona Beach News Journal and the Orlando Sentinel ... Was a Latin Honor Roll student as well as an overall Honor Roll member ... Graduated cum laude. Personal: Full name is Jonathan Louis Strahl ... April 8, 1993, in Flanders, NJ ... Parents are Mike
and Laura Strahl … Has one brother, Mike Jr. (25) … Chose Stetson because of the education he would receive, the coaching staff, and the new program … Plans to get a degree in Business and Sport Management and then attend law school.
10 l Keegan Tanner
Receiver 5-7 l 174 Freshman (RS) Wesley Chapel, Fla. Wesley Chapel HS
High School: Played football at Wesley Chapel High School … Played quarterback, wide receiver, corner back, and safety … He broke the school record for passing yards in a single game with 270 in 2011, also leading the team in tackles … Played five games at quarterback in 2012, throwing for 488 yards before moving to receiver and punt returner, where he amassed eight touchdowns … Awarded the Wendy’s High School Heisman Award, Wesley Chapel Athlete of the Year, U.S. Army Athlete of the Year, Wesley Chapel Chamber of Commerce Athlete of the Year and Second Team All-North Sun Coast Football team … Member of the National Honor Society ... Played baseball for four years as well. Personal: Full name is Keegan Cole Tanner ... Was born on October 17, 1993, in Snellville, Ga. ... Parents are Kimberly and Teddy Tanner … Has two brothers, Ty (17) and Kaden (7) … His late grandfather, Chris Denney, played football for Georgia Tech from 1963-67 … Chose Stetson because of the community and the opportunities a Stetson education can provide him after college … Is majoring in Sport Management.
15 l Ryan Tentler
Quarterback 5-11 l 178 Freshman (RS) Chicago, Ill. Saint Patrick HS
High School: Went to St. Patrick’s High School … Played quarterback for the Shamrocks … Had 8,234 career passing yards, 57 passing touchdowns, 1,380 rushing yards and 13 rushing touchdowns … Set records for passing yards, passing touchdowns, rushing yards by a quarterback, and rushing touchdowns by a quarterback … Was All-Area Honorable Mention and All-Conference two times … Received the Walter Payton Award and the Offensive MVP award ... Also lettered in wrestling ... Was an Academic All-State selection ... Was a member of the National Honor Society and the French National Honor Society. Personal: Full name is Ryan Patrick Tentler ...
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