Awards and Honors
Jim Doran Outstanding Special Teams Player Award (2013)
Played in two games … had his season ended vs. Kansas State with a torn Achilles tendon … tallied one tackle … placed on scholarship at the end of the season.
Iowa State’s star on special teams, earning the Jim Doran Award for outstanding special teams player … played in all 12 games on special teams and also saw action at linebacker … tallied 15 tackles and had one fumble recovery and one forced fumble … recovered a fumble on a punt return vs. Texas Tech which led to a Cyclone TD … had three tackles and forced a fumble vs. Kansas State.
Redshirted initial collegiate season.
Greyshirted before enrolling at Iowa State in spring.
Started at quarterback as a senior … Des Moines Register Elite All-State selection … Iowa Newspaper Association Class 4A second-team all-state selection … threw for 841 yards and 10 touchdowns and rushed for 427 yards and seven touchdowns, leading Fort Dodge to the conference title … posted 66 tackles on defense … played for Twin River Valley prior to transfer to Fort Dodge … 2009 Iowa Newspaper Association 8-man first-team all-state linebacker … made 132 tackles … on offense, ran for 1,282 yards and 13 touchdowns … as a sophomore, made 126 tackles and four interceptions … on offense, ran for 1,030 yards and 13 touchdowns … also competed in baseball, where he was an all-state honoree and wrestling, including a Class 1A state title at 160 pounds for Twin River Valley.
Born Sept. 24, 1992 … son of Jim and Angies Peters and Gail Bonnstetter … agricultural business major.