April 19, 2007
IOWA CITY – Twelve University of Iowa football players have been named to the team’s 2007 Hawkeye Leadership Group. Head Coach Kirk Ferentz announced the group following a vote by members of each individual class.
Five seniors, three juniors, three sophomores and one freshman (redshirt) make up the Hawkeye Leadership Group. A member of the 2007 incoming freshman class will be added in the fall.
The purpose of the group is to help formulate policies and enter into team decision-making matters regarding the upcoming season.
“The players, once again, have done a fine job in their selections for the Leadership Group,” said Ferentz. “The coaching staff looks forward to working with the group as we shape policies and decisions regarding the upcoming season.”
The 2007 Hawkeye Leadership Group includes:
Tom Busch FB Senior Cottage Grove, MNRob Bruggeman OL Junior Cedar Rapids, IAJake Christensen QB Sophomore Lockport, ILA.J. Edds LB Sophomore Greenwood, INRafael Eubanks OL Sophomore St. Paul, MNBrett Greenwood DB Freshman Bettendorf, IAMike Humpal LB Senior New Hampton, IAMike Klinkenborg LB Senior Rock Rapids, IAMatt Kroul DT Junior Mt. Vernon, IABryan Mattison DE Senior Mishawaka, INSeth Olsen OL Junior Omaha, NEAlbert Young RB Senior Moorestown, NJ
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