Football Announces 2018 Recruiting Class

Football Announces 2018 Recruiting Class

MIDLAND, MICH. The Northwood University football team has announced its 2018 recruiting class. A total of 37 student-athletes will join the Timberwolves program next year.

"We are very excited about rounding out this recruiting class," said head coach Leonard Hayes. "It was a lot of work by our staff, and they did a great job.

"Our biggest thing to get with this class was character guys – and on top of that, we have some outstanding football players coming in."

Northwood will open the 2018 season at Tiffin September 1.

Jordan Acklin DL 6-1 295 Evergreen Park, Ill. (Mount Carmel)
Zeke Alexander DL 6-3 200 Lauderhill, Fla. (Chaminade)
Dantae Banton DL 6-3 210 Pompano Beach, Fla. (Boyd Anderson)
Grant Bearss DL 6-1 260 Grand Rapids, Mich. (Catholic Central)
Parker Blust K 6-2 195 Oakland, Mich. (Lake Orion)
Connor Bolthouse DB 5-9 165 Grand Rapids, Mich. (West Catholic)
Alex Bres WB 5-10 170 East Lansing, Mich. (Lansing Catholic)
Noah Brown LB 6-1 205 Plymouth, Mich. (Canton)
Aidan Burns TE 6-2 210 Grand Rapids, Mich. (Catholic Central)
JeJuan Campbell OL 6-2 280 Pahokee, Fla. (Pahokee)
Aaron Cruickshank TE 6-4 220 Yale, Mich. (Yale)
Andrew Davis WB 5-10 175 Canton, Mich. (Salem)
Ryan DeHommel OL 6-1 275 Hudsonville, Mich. (Hudsonville)
Derian Doherty OL 6-3 300 Macomb, Mich. (Eisenhower)
Patrick Donovan OL 6-5 240 Macomb, Mich. (Dakota)
Sam Forsyth WB 5-11 190 Chesaning, Mich. (Chesaning)
Cashual Goldsmith RB 5-8 205 Detroit, Mich. (Oak Park)
Nate Gomez QB 6-1 185 South Elgin, Ill. (South Elgin)
Evan Jennings SN 5-8 220 Lansing, Mich. (Grand Ledge)
Bryant Kieft WR 6-2 195 Watervliet, Mich. (Watervliet)
Noah Koenigsknecht WR 6-1 180 Dewitt, Mich. (Dewitt)
Jordan Lewis LB 6-2 220 Detroit, Mich. (Cass Tech)
Bryce Lipovsky OL 6-1 240 Harrison, Mich. (Harrison)
Garrett McGraw OL 6-3 295 Clio, Mich. (Clio)
Jack Morris WB 5-11 175 Washington, Mich. (Eisenhower)
Owen Nikischer LB 6-0 205 Chelsea, Mich. (Chelsea)
Jace Parrish DB 6-0 175 Grand Blanc, Mich. (Grand Blanc)
Ryan Pummell LB 6-0 205 Clare, Mich. (Clare)
Erik Santiago DB 5-10 175 Plainfield, Ill. (Plainfield South)
Zaavon Scott DB 5-11 170 Grand Rapids, Mich. (West Catholic)
Ryley Stewart WR 6-0 175 Wyandotte, Mich. (Roosevelt)
Jake Umholtz RB 5-8 190 Lansing, Mich. (Grand Ledge)
Branden Valliere DB 5-8 180 Bay City, Mich. (Bay City John Glenn)
Kentrell Ware RB 5-9 190 Grand Blanc, Mich. (Grand Blanc)
Trey Wentworth DB 5-10 180 Mount Pleasant, Mich. (Mount Pleasant)
CJ Williams LB 5-11 210 Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (Chaminade)
Deangelo Young DL 6-3 225 Daphne, Ala. (Daphne)