2007-08 Football
Kiel Pierce
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Kiel Pierce
No.: 91
Pos.: DL
Cl.: RS Senior
Ht.: 6-2
Wt.: 250
Hometown (Last School): Bartow, Fla. (Bartow)
Exp.: 3L
Birthdate:
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Rosters: 2007-08 Football
2006: Started all 10 games at defensive tackle as a redshirt-junior...named honorable mention all-PFL...teammed with nose guard Ryan Young to serve as the anchor of the defense and combine for 66 tackles, 10 tackles for loss, four sacks, two quarterback hurries and a pass deflection...ranked eighth overall and led all defensive linemen with 33 tackles, five tackles for loss, two sacks and a pass deflection...tallied a career-high seven tackles (two solo) with 1.5 tackles for loss and a sack at Davidson (10/7)...recorded four tackles (two for loss) and a sack against No. 1 San Diego (11/4)...forced a fumble to go along with five tackles against Gardner-Webb (9/2)...broke up a pass at Southeastern Louisiana (9/16).

2005: Started in all eight games at defensive tackle as a redshirt-sophomore...teamed with fellow tackle Ryan Young to anchor the Dolphin defense as the duo combined for 64 tackles, seven tackles for loss and a sack...ranked third among defensive lineman with 24 tackles...registered his lone sack of the season at No. 1 Dayton (10/1)...finished with a career-high six tackles (three solo) at Austin Peay (10/22)...also tallied four tackles against Butler (9/24) and Davidson (10/15).

2004: Started all 10 games at defensive tackle as a redshirt freshman...finished the season with 22 tackles...ranked third on the team with five tackles for loss (-16 yards)...also blocked a kick at No. 9 Valparaiso...had multiple tackles in seven contests, including a career-best three stops at Wingate, Davidson and No. 10 Morehead State, as well as against Charleston Southern, Drake and Austin Peay.

2003: Sat out his freshman season as a redshirt.

High School: Three-year starter at linebacker at Bartow High School for coach Richie Marsh...earned all-county honors as a senior as the Yellow Jackets went 8-4...also earned two letters in track & field, where he qualified for the regionals in the discus...also lettered two years in weightlifting.

Personal: Born May 9, 1985 in Bartow, Fla...son of Tommy and Dolores Pierce...has a sister, Jennifer...majoring in exercise science.


Roster
1 Tommie RogersRB
2 Geavon TribbleWR
3 Cameron AbdallahWR
4 Jason WoodDB
5 Bryan FlowersCB
6 Jarvis WilliamsLB
7 Jeremy ThorntonQB
8 Tyler ThomasLB
9 Michael JennerWR
10 Allen FennellLB
11 Joey RumphLB
12 Chris HortonQB
13 Erik StepeltonQB
14 Robson NoelDB
15 Spencer EndsleyQB
16 Jack SolakQB
17 Nate ConnerWR/KR/PR
18 Jonathan JonesQB
19 Greg LouissaintWR
21 James MillsDB
22 Rudell SmallRB
23 Byron BerthelotDB
24 Bradley GrantRB
25 Weidner MaximeDB
26 Brian ValdezDB
27 Christian CooperDB
28 Jacob CaseyDB
28 Michael PollardDB
29 Michael HenzieDB
30 Michael ZaccoK
31 Daryl CampbellDB
32 Ron HarrisRB
33 Jeremy BrownFB
34 Joseph FennellLB
35 A.J. LandDB
36 Kaimarcus JonesLB
37 Will PerryDB
38 Josh MendezDB
39 Eric KornhauserFB
40 Tremaine MackDB
41 Charles GriffinDB
42 Al DellaportaLB
43 Patrick StonerLB
44 Christopher KuckTE
45 Brett BondsLB
46 Seth GuerrantLB
47 Shaun LewisDL
48 Haywood RangeDE
49 Winston WardLB
50 Troy GuidryLB
51 Sean DavisDE
52 Joseph GlogerDL
53 Ryan ChiodoLB
54 Chris CherryLB
55 Quintan SaleryLB
56 Ben CowellLB
57 Bradley BurnsLB
58 Michael AguilarOL
59 Kirk MoncolDL
60 Blake YarboroughOL
61 Steve ReynoldsOL
62 Joe VitaleOL
64 Dustin RobinsonOL
65 Levan SimsOL
66 Richard KellyOL
67 Jacob WrightDL
68 Raymond Gault, Jr.DL
69 Zach HuffmonDL
70 David LocanderOL
71 Mark DolatowskiOL
72 Kyle NantonOL
73 Chris TessitoreOL
74 Nixon MaitreDL
75 Rusty StiglitzOL
76 Leonard PaytonOL
77 Nick KojkowskiOL
78 William CookOL
79 Jonas VasquezOL
80 Byran JacksonWR
81 Sam BellWR
82 Patrick NelsonWR
83 Timothy KraemerTE
84 Shawn BeauchampsTE
85 Arthur McDonaldWR
86 Charles LuskTE
87 Jarod FentonWR
88 A.J. BurgmanWR
89 Ray Scott, Jr.WR
90 Mike JohnsDL
91 Kiel PierceDL
92 Aaron FryeDL
93 Austin KnippDL
95 Jon MartinsonTE
96 Jamie MartinK
97 Donovan CurryK
98 Chris AnelloDL
98 Ryan StollDL
99 Julian TribbleDL
Kerwin Bell Head Coach
Ron McCrone Associate Head Coach/Defensive Coordinator
Terry Fillyaw Def. Backs/Special teams coordinator
Eddie Frazier Assistant Coach
Ernie Logan Defensive Line
Jeff McCrone Defensive Backs/Tight Ends
Andy McLeod Offensive Line/Recruiting Coordinator
John Patrick Strength & Conditioning Coach
Jake Quick Assistant Coach - Defense