Assistant Coach 3rd Season
Jason LaRose Image
Jason
LaRose
 
Biography
Jason LaRose is in his third season on the Tiger coach staff and this year will coach the defensive line after coaching the team's running backs from 2008-09.

In his first season on the staff in 2008, LaRose assisted with an offensive unit that rushed for more than 1,500 yards, the most by an IWC team in four years. Running back Jaren Maybin rushed for 970 yards, the seventh-highest total in Wesleyan history, and was named First Team All-Mid-States Football Association Midwest League. The Tigers finished ninth in the MSFA in rushing and scored 17 rushing touchdowns, tied for seventh in the conference.

LaRose originally joined the IWC program in January 2008, coming from Ronald Wilson Reagan High School in Winston-Salem, N.C. He taught Spanish at the school and also was running backs coach for the football team. Before coming to Reagan, LaRose also was a teacher and football coach at Richmond Senior High School in Rockingham, N.C.

LaRose is a May 2006 graduate of Appalachian State University in Boone, N.C., where he majored in Spanish with a minor in criminal justice. He played college football for the NCAA Division I-AA Mountaineers from 2003-05, playing at fullback and on the defensive line and special teams for ASU.

LaRose is a native of Lenoir, N.C. and graduated from West Caldwell High School in Lenoir, N.C. in 1997. After high school he served a two-year mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints from Oct. 1998-2000, and he also attended Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute in Lenoir from Jan. 2001-Dec. 2002. He is married to wife Mary, and the couple resides in Mount Pleasant.
 
2011 Football Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
RSTrace NebelSOOL6-1267Wayland, IowaWACO
RSDusty YoungSOOL6-0239Donnellson, IowaCentral Lee
1Buddy GuastellaJRWR5-10190Yorba Linda, Calif.Esperanza/Santa Ana CC
3Daniel VealJRRB5-7160San Diego, Calif.Helix/San Diego Mesa CC
4Marcus BonnerJRDB5-9185Lancaster, Calif.East Side/Antelope Valley CC
5Zach RayJRWR5-9190Springfield, Ill.Springfield Southeast
6Brandon HarrisSORB6-1220Baton Rouge, La.University/Baton Rouge CC
7Jamarco ClarkSOLB6-2230Pensacola, Fla.Forest Park
8Tarvis GordonJRDL5-11255Sanford, Fla.Winter Springs
9Charles ThomasJRDB6-2230Fontana, Calif.A.B. Miller
10Cameron JonesSRLB5-9220O'Fallon, Mo.Hazelwood East
11LiMichael PeeplesSOWR6-0165Conyers, Ga.Stephenson
12Brett BrodersenJRQB6-0192Visalia, Calif.Redwood
13Zandro DiazFRQB5-11180Camarillo, Calif.Camarillo
14Chase TackettSOWR5-10190Camarillo, Calif.Camarillo
15Matthew VidalesJRFB5-8186Los Angeles, Calif.St. Francis
16Jacob TolanderFRQB6-5205Winfield, IowaWinfield-Mount Union
17Erik StouterFRTE6-0205Wiesbaden, GermanyWiesbaden
18Brad DeMoulinFRQB6-6250Columbia, Ill.Columbia
19Kevin McConnellJRQB6-3190Kansas City, Mo.Oak Park
20Duane LeeJRDB6-2210San Jose, Calif.San Jose CC
21Justin HunnicuttJRDB5-9190San Francisco, Calif.Tokay/San Joaquin Delta CC
22Elijah AlbertJRDB5-7170Richmond, Callif.DeAnza/San Jose CC
23Raul LozanoFRWR5-9165Yuba City, Calif.Yuba City
24Napoleon JohnsonJRDB6-2170San Jose, Calif.Oak Grove/San Jose CC
25Trey ToddFRRB5-7180Oklahoma City, Okla.Piedmont
26Ty-Cortay'on HillFRDB5-7130Eastoboga, AlaLincoln
27Dashon EllisonJRDB5-11190Paterson, N.J.Central Lakes CC
28Carlos RichardsJRDB5-8175Detroit, Mich.Cass Tech/Citrus CC
29Jared CrossFRRB5-11185Normal, Ill.Normal Community
31Jared TolanderFRDB6-0170Winfield, IowaWinfield-Mount Union
32Patrick PoetschFRRB5-11265Remscheid, GermanyErnst-Moritz-Arndt
33Kenyon MorganFRRB5-9205Gainesville, TexasGainesville
35Lance MountainSOWR5-10170Griggsville, Ill.Griggsville-Perry
36Taylor SimentalSODB5-9185Chicago, Ill.De LaSalle/North Park U.
37Kenrick LawsonSRDL6-1225Brooklyn, N.Y.William E. Grady
38Devin WalkerFRRB5-7185Fayette, Ala.Fayette County
39Ross VanceJRFB5-11200Fort Madison, IowaFort Madison
40Aaron WagonerJRLB6-1230Roseville, Calif.Roseville
41Edward AmadiJRLB5-10220Garland, TexasLakeview Centennial
42Carlos MoralesFRLB5-11215Mustang, Okla.Midwest City
43Howard BoundsFRDB6-0170St. Louis, Mo.Parkway South
44Jesse CarbajalJRLB5-11220San Jose, Calif.Evergreen Valley/San Jose CC
45Jamie CunninghamFRRB6-1220Madison, Wis.Deerfield
47Christian Palmer-NewtonFRDB5-10180Camarillo, Calif.Rio Mesa
48Robert LambertJRLB6-0220Pahoa, HawaiiLahainaluna
50Jordan PadgettJROL6-0250Las Vegas, Nev.Cimmaron-Memorial/Feather River CC
51Richard SilvaJRDL5-11294Kirkland, Wash.Interlake
52Bobby HallSOLB5-9225Chicago, Ill.Coll. of DuPage (Ill.)
54James ShephardFRDL5-7260Fort Worth, TexasSouthwest Christian
55Tony FuiavaJRLB6-0235Pago Pago, Am. SamoaNew Mexico Military Inst.
56Anthony LaRussaFROL6-0245Lakeside, Calif.West Hills
57Lex CortezFRLB5-11225Tomball, TexasKlein Oak
58Eric DavisSROL6-5290Clemons, IowaWest Marshall
60Nate SchrockSROL6-4315Mediapolis, IowaMediapolis
61Troy HallbergFROL6-2300Vinton, IowaVinton Shellsburg
62Dakota ThompsonFROL5-11270Tomball, TexasKlein Oak
63Douglas FuentesJROL6-1270Los Banos, Calif.Los Banos/San Jose CC
64Fekita FekiJROL6-1275Kea'au, HawaiiKea'au/Hartnell CC
66Tyler StewartSROL5-9280Merritt Island, Fla.Satellite
67William BrownFROL5-9250Plano, Ill.Plano
68Ja'Korey WalkerFROL6-0275Fayette, Ala.Fayette County
70La Shaud KennellFROL5-10220St. Louis, Mo.Imagine College Prep
71Cole GilhamFROL5-11220Rushville, Ill.Rushville-Industry
73Kevin RubinFROL6-4290Detroit, Mich.Martin Luther King
76A.J. MoscaFRDL6-4280Monroe Center, Ill.
77James DanielSOOL6-5295Riverdale, Ill.Chicago Christian
78Josiah McClintockFROL5-11275Rockford, Ill.Rockford Christian
80Kyle CopelandFRWR5-11170Lafayette, Ill.Stark County
81Ridge HobbsSOWR6-3195New London, IowaNew London
82Thomas BarkeiJRWR6-1185Aurora, Ill.Central Catholic
83Chase TaylorJRWR6-0190LaPorte, Colo.Brophy College Prep
84Larry EdwardsFRWR5-9180St. Peters, Mo.Francis Howell North
85Marc BallatoriSOWR6-1180Tequesta, Fla.Jupiter Christian
86Teverick BoydFRWR5-8175Dallas, TexasLife School Oak Ciff
87Raul BecerrilFRWR5-7165Mission, TexasVeterans Memorial
88Qur'an HodgeFRWR6-2190Union City, Calif.James Logan
89Kent BrauweilerFRTE6-4235Plano, Ill.Aurora Central Catholic
90Calvin CalhounFRDL6-4260Gainesville, TexasGainsville
91Matthew Palmer-NewtonSRDL6-0210Camarillo, Calif.Rio Mesa
92Tyler BrownFRLB5-10215Wapello, IowaWapello
94Sam BalbachFRDL6-3235McCordsville, Ind.Mount Vernon
95Sale FatuJRDL5-11250Pago Pago, Am. SamoaNew Mexico Military Inst
98Stephen ArmstrongFRDL6-0240Santee, Calif.West Hills
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