March 2013

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iowa football 2013 Hawkeye Recruits Nathan Bazata 44 Defensive Line 6-2, 280, Freshman Howells, Neb. (Howells High School) High school honors ��� Nominated for Gatorade Football Player of the Year as a senior... named Division I Player of the Year by Huskerland Prep Reports... earned first team all-state and all-district honors as a senior, being named honorary captain... was first team all-state as a sophomore and junior... Career ��� four-year letterman as defensive lineman and team captain as a senior��� prep team posted 47-3 record in four seasons... helped prep team win state championships as a freshman and sophomore, while placing as runner-up as a junior and reaching quarterfinals as a senior... recorded 45 tackles as a senior, including nine sacks and 11 tackles for loss, with one touchdown one recovered fumble... collected 91 tackles as a junior, with 24 tackles for loss and nine sacks, along with a safety... had 118 tackles as a sophomore, with 10 tackles for loss, four sacks and one safety... 71 tackles, including five tackles for loss and two sacks as a freshman... also four-year wrestling letterman and earned three letters in track, throwing both shot and discus. Personal ��� Born July 15, 1994... open major... son of Laurie and Dan Bazata... member of prep Honor Roll... high school coach was Mike Speirs. Ike Boettger Tight End 6-6, 235, Freshman Cedar Falls, Iowa (Cedar Falls High School) High school honors ��� Selected to compete in 2013 Iowa Shrine Game... earned first team allstate, all-conference and all-metro honors as a senior... was first team all-metro as a junior... Career ��� played tight end, wide receiver, quarterback and defensive back as a prep while earning two letters... helped prep team post a 22-4 record as a junior and senior, reaching state playoffs each season... had 33 receptions for 452 yards and four touchdowns as a senior... on defense registered 61 tackles, five sacks, six pass break-ups and two fumble recoveries ... in seven games as a junior quarterback, completed 58-of-95 pass attempts for 750 yards and nine touchdowns, with one interception��... team captain in both football and basketball... three-year basketball letterman, earning second team all-conference in basketball as a junior. Personal ��� Born Oct. 5, 1994... business management major... son of Kris and Tim Boettger... member of prep Honor Roll with a 3.5 career GPA... high school coaches were Pat Mitchell and Brad Remmert.

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