CAFL – Professional American Indoor Football in China

AFL CHINA ANNOUNCES EXHIBITION GAME ROSTERS

East vs. West Teams Set For Games in Honolulu and Beijing

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

PHILADELPHIA (October 24, 2013) – AFL China announces the rosters for the upcoming exhibition games to be played in Honolulu, HI and Beijing, China on Saturday, November 2 and Sunday, November 10, respectively.

The players were selected from the existing Arena Football League rosters provided by the league office, as well as participants from the inaugural AFL China tryouts that were held earlier this year in Honolulu, HI.

“We are proud to unveil this historic group of athletes and coaches to demonstrate the sport of Arena Football to the world,” said AFL China President David Niu. “These games will go down in history as the beginning of something special and bringing the game of Arena Football to China.”

The East team will be coached by Philadelphia Soul head coach Clint Dolezel and assistant head coach Phil Bogle, while the West team will be coached by Arizona Rattlers head coach Kevin Guy and former AFL great Cecil Doggette.

EAST ROSTER

 

NO.

POS PLAYER HGT WGT COLLEGE

2

K Kimo Naehu 6’0 205 Bethel College

3

QB Randy Hippeard 6’3 205 Virginia – Wise

5

QB Dan Raudabaugh 6’3 230 Miami (OH)

6

DB Tracey Belton 6’1 180 Massachusetts

7

DB Rayshaun Kizer 5’10 190 Walsh

8

WR Markee White 6’7 215 Texas State

10

DB Micheaux Robinson 5’9 190 Otterbein

12

DL Bryan Robinson 6’3 290 Wesley

15

WR Prechae Rodriguez 6’4 215 Auburn

16

WR Dominic Goodman 6’1 210 Cincinnati

17

WR/KR Larry Beavers 5’11 179 Wesley

18

LB Joe Goosby 6’1 235 Tulane

21

WR/DB Terrance Smith 6’2 200 South Carolina St.

23

DB LaRico Stevenson 5’10 210 West Georgia

34

DL Nui Spikes 5’11 240 West Los Angeles C.C.

55

C Brennen Carvalho 6’1 310 Portland State

56

DL Rodney Beamon 6’2 285 Tennessee – Chattanooga

71

OL C.J. Cobb 6’4 310 Cincinnati

74

OL Shannon Breen 6’4 305 West Virginia Wesley

 

WEST ROSTER

 

NO.

POS PLAYER HGT WGT COLLEGE

2

DB Carlton Brown 5’10 200 Jackson State

3

WR Marco Thomas 6’0 190 Western Illinois

4

WR Scott Carr 6’0 190 N/A

10

QB Nick Davila 6’3 220 Cincinnati

11

DB Arkeith Brown 6’1 195 Texas A&M

15

WR Jesse Schmidt 6’3 230 Buena Vista

16

WR Mario Urrutia 6’5 230 Louisville

19

DB Justin Hannah 5’9 187 Tuskegee

20

DB Cameron McGlenn 6’0 190 Elon

22

QB Carson Coffman 6’3 215 Kansas State

23

DB Patrick Stoudamire 5’11 210 Western Illinois

24

DL Ofakimoana Valikoula 6’6 305 N/A

41

LB Josh Rice 6’0 215 Hawaii – Manoa

47

K Kenton Chun 5’9 155 Hawaii – Manoa

56

OL Davon “Tray” Allen 6’4 315 Texas

70

DL Marcus Pittman 6’5 290 Troy

71

OL Davon Allen 6’2 335 Rice

77

DL Anttaj Hawthorne 6’3 345 Wisconsin

93

OL Tyrone Alualu 6’1 300 Laney

 

ABOUT AFL CHINA

AFL China is a company created by Martin E. Judge, Jr. with plans to introduce and launch professional American Arena Football in China. For more information, go to www.AFL-China.com. Ganlan Media International (GMI) is a company created by Martin E. Judge, Jr. to introduce and launch professional American Arena Football teams in China. Following an extremely successful trip to Beijing, China, together with its Ganlan Media International partner, AFL Global LLC formally announced plans to further develop professional American Arena Football in China by Fall of 2014 – AFL CHINA. A comprehensive football training program was held in May 2013 in Beijing. Training programs will be available to support and manage the expansion of AFL programs into many more Chinese cities after these inaugural initiatives. Full league play is planned in China for the Fall of 2014 with a combination of American and Chinese players comprising each professional team.

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