First WSU depth chart of season released
BRIAN DANAHER
BRIAN DANAHER

Posted Aug 25, 2008


THE FIRST DEPTH CHART of the 2008 season has been released by Washington State. A pair of receivers and two offensive linemen are among the notable names who find themselves in the depth cart spotlight through both injuries and performance.

COUGAR DEFENSE
LE 93 ** [2] KEVIN KOOYMAN (6-6, 242, Jr.)
19 *** [2] Mike Graise (6-3, 220, #Sr.)

LT 92 *** [8] A'I AHMU (6-0, 292, Sr.)
65 * [dnp] Adam Hineline (6-2, 305, #Sr.)
90 [0] Toby Turpin (6-6, 268, #So.)

RT 77 *** [0] MATT EICHELBERGER (6-4, 317, #Sr.)
74 *** [dnp] Andy Roof (6-4, 299, #Sr.)

RE 58 *** [10] MATT MULLENNIX (6-6, 258, #Sr.)
45 ** [6] Andy Mattingly (6-4, 241, Jr.)
83 [dnp] Bryce Buslach (6-4, 205, #Fr.)

WILL 24 * [11] KENDRICK DUNN (5-11, 224, #Sr.)
51 * [dnp] Jason Stripling (5-11, 214, #Jr.)

MIKE 52 *** [12] GREG TRENT (5-11, 220, Sr.)
44 [dnp] Mike Ledgerwood (6-1, 215, Fr.)
47 [dnp] Marshal Pirtz (6-0, 234, #Fr.)

SAM 38 *** [12] CORY EVANS (6-2, 240, Sr.)
53 * [0] Hallston Higgins (5-10, 215, So.)

LCB 10 * [0] ROMEO PELLUM (5-10, 162, So.)
6 * [0] Markus Dawes (5-11, 193, #Sr.)
32 * [12] Devin Giles (6-0, 169, Jr.)

SS 21 * [12] CHIMA NWACHUKWU (5-11, 189, So.)
33 [dnp] Tyree Toomer (5-11, 188, Fr.)

FS 13 [dnp] MYRON BECK (6-0, 207, #So.)
25 [dnp] Easton Johnson (5-11, 196, #So.)
5 [dnp] Eric Block (6-0, 179, #Fr.)

RCB 1 * [9] ALFONSO JACKSON (5-9, 204, Sr.)
9 [dnp] Tyrone Justin (5-11, 151, #Fr.)
39 [dnp] Tali Talakai (5-9, 177, #Jr.)

P 19 [0] DAN WAGNER (5-11, 209, #Fr.)
28 [dnp] Patrick Rooney (5-11, 190, #Jr.)
8 * [8] Reid Forrest (6-2, 175, #So.) INJ

COUGAR OFFENSE
X 84 [dnp] JARED KARSTETTER (6-4, 195, Fr.)
2 * [0] Daniel Blackledge (6-2, 179, So.)
15 *** [0] Benny Ward (6-3, 186, Sr.)
85 * [1] Jeshua Anderson (6-2, 184, So.) INJ

F 3 * [dnp] MICHAEL WILLIS (6-1, 204, #Jr.)
29 [dnp] Kevin Norrell (5-9, 180, Fr.)

LT 78 [dnp] STEVEN AYERS (6-4, 299, #Fr.)
55 [12] Vaughn Lesuma (6-5, 340, Sr.)
67 [0] Joe Eppele (6-7, 277, #So.)

LG 73 * [1] ANDREW ROXAS (6-1, 295, So.)
79 [dnp] B.J. Guerra (6-3, 315, #Fr.)

C 69 ** [11] KENNY ALFRED (6-2, 293, #Jr.)
57 [0] Chris Prummer (6-1, 236, #Fr.)

RG 79 [0] BRIAN DANAHER (6-3, 273, #So.) or
60 *** [12] DAN ROWLANDS (6-5, 290, #Sr.)

RT 76 * [12] MICAH HANNAM (6-4, 279, #So.)
77 [dnp] Will Hunter (6-5, 285, #Fr.)

TE 80 * [0] DEVIN FRISCHKNECHT (6-3, 256, Sr.)
48 ** [0] Ben Woodard (6-5, 249, #Sr.)
43 * [0] Tony Thompson (6-2, 237, #Jr.)
44 [dnp] Aaron Gehring (6-5, 244, #So.)

Z 4 *** [11] BRANDON GIBSON (6-1, 202, Sr.)
87 [0] Keith Parr, Jr. (5-10, 193, #So.)

QB 17 ** [0] GARY ROGERS (6-7, 234, #Sr.)
9 [dnp] Kevin Lopina (6-3, 229, #Jr.)
8 [dnp] Marshall Lobbestael (6-3, 201, #Fr.)

RB 31 * [10] DWIGHT TARDY (5-11, 212, #Jr.)
34 [dnp] Logwone Mitz (6-0, 228, #Fr.)
22 [dnp] Chantz Staden (5-10, 200, Jr.)
30 [0] Marcus Richmond (6-1, 215, #So.)
23 ** [3] Chris Ivory (6-0, 228, Jr.) INJ

K 35 * [0] WADE PENNER (5-10, 155, So.)
29 [dnp] Nico Grasu (6-1, 195, So.)
[ ] = Number of 2007 starts. * = Varsity letters earned
# = Has redshirted


COUGAR SPECIAL TEAMS
KO: 28 Patrick Rooney (5-11, 190, #Jr.)
FIELD GOALS: 35 Wade Penner (5-10, 155, So.)
LONG SNAPS: 63 Zach Enyeart (6-0, 267, #So.)
P-RETURNS: 22 Chantz Staden (5-10, 200, Jr.)
KO-RETURN: 1 Alfonso Jackson (5-9, 204, Sr.)
22 Chantz Staden (5-10, 200, Jr.)


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