Sam Carlson  - OL - PHS Class of 2011  Colorado State - (#71) OT - 2 Year Starter, Honorable Mention All Mountain West Conference 15'  Tenessee Titans and Denver Broncos camp

Sam Carlson - OL - PHS Class of 2011

Colorado State - (#71) OT - 2 Year Starter, Honorable Mention All Mountain West Conference 15'

Tenessee Titans and Denver Broncos camp

  Cody Limmer  - QB - PHS Class of 2014  Colorado School of Mines - (#9) QB - 3rd on Depth Chart in 2016

Cody Limmer - QB - PHS Class of 2014

Colorado School of Mines - (#9) QB - 3rd on Depth Chart in 2016

  Ty Whittier  - PHS Class of 2005  (#46) DL - Colorado State University  2 Year Starter for CSU

Ty Whittier - PHS Class of 2005

(#46) DL - Colorado State University

2 Year Starter for CSU

  Spencer Long  - PHS Class of 2014  Princeton University - (#81) DB

Spencer Long - PHS Class of 2014

Princeton University - (#81) DB

  Levi Gibbs  - DB - PHS Class of 2012  Gustavus Adolphus College - (#46) DB

Levi Gibbs - DB - PHS Class of 2012

Gustavus Adolphus College - (#46) DB

  Conrad Rice  -DB - PHS Class of 2015  Black Hills State University - (#25)

Conrad Rice -DB - PHS Class of 2015

Black Hills State University - (#25)

  Chris Morgan  - PHS Class of 2011  Western Sate Colorado University - TE

Chris Morgan - PHS Class of 2011

Western Sate Colorado University - TE

  Braxton Davis  - PHS Class of 2015  Colorado State University - K - Kickoff specialist

Braxton Davis - PHS Class of 2015

Colorado State University - K - Kickoff specialist

  Ryan Thomas   - PHS Class of 1989    Colorado Buffaloes- (#19) CB  1990 National Champion, Orange Bowl Champion, Big 8 Champion & University of Northern Colorado

Ryan Thomas  - PHS Class of 1989  

Colorado Buffaloes- (#19) CB

1990 National Champion, Orange Bowl Champion, Big 8 Champion & University of Northern Colorado

  Alex Square  - PHS Class of 2005  Colorado State University (#14) - KR / RB

Alex Square - PHS Class of 2005

Colorado State University (#14) - KR / RB

  Scott Stoll  - PHS Class of 1986  Track -  Colorado State University    US Olympian - Bobsled Team

Scott Stoll - PHS Class of 1986

Track -  Colorado State University

 US Olympian - Bobsled Team

  Dylan Marsh  - PHS Class of 2017  Chadron State College

Dylan Marsh - PHS Class of 2017

Chadron State College

  Trevor Shaw  - PHS Class of 2009  University of Wyoming and Georgia State University - (#57) DL

Trevor Shaw - PHS Class of 2009

University of Wyoming and Georgia State University - (#57) DL

  Jeramie Thomas -  PHS Class of 1995  Colorado State University & Adams State University (Track & Football)  (#33) WR & Hurdles  Rookie contract with the Seattle Seahawks

Jeramie Thomas - PHS Class of 1995

Colorado State University & Adams State University (Track & Football)

(#33) WR & Hurdles

Rookie contract with the Seattle Seahawks

  Shane Swartz  - PHS Class of 1994   All Conference Kicker & Strong Safety @ PHS - Had offers to play college football but chose boxing instead.  Swartz was an outstanding amateur, having won back-to-back gold medals at the 1993 and 1994  U.S. Olympic Festival . He later was the  U.S. National Amateur Champion  at 165 pounds in 1994 and 1995. Shane also boxed professionally for several years before retiring from boxing

Shane Swartz - PHS Class of 1994 

All Conference Kicker & Strong Safety @ PHS - Had offers to play college football but chose boxing instead.

Swartz was an outstanding amateur, having won back-to-back gold medals at the 1993 and 1994 U.S. Olympic Festival. He later was the U.S. National Amateur Champion at 165 pounds in 1994 and 1995. Shane also boxed professionally for several years before retiring from boxing

  Dave Griffin (#68) - PHS Class of 1974  University of Colorado 1976-1978  2 Camps with the Denver Broncos, 1 Camp with the KC Chiefs

Dave Griffin (#68)- PHS Class of 1974

University of Colorado 1976-1978

2 Camps with the Denver Broncos, 1 Camp with the KC Chiefs

  Jack Walbye  - PHS Class of 2016  Black Hills State University - (#28) RB

Jack Walbye - PHS Class of 2016

Black Hills State University - (#28) RB

  Chris Narum  - PHS Class of 1999   Colorado State University - (#78) OT

Chris Narum - PHS Class of 1999

Colorado State University - (#78) OT

  Mason Biggi  - PHS Class of 2009  Northern Arizona University - (#80) WR

Mason Biggi - PHS Class of 2009

Northern Arizona University - (#80) WR

  Erik Osborne  - PHS Class of 2002  Black Hills State University QB(#17) - Now a college coach

Erik Osborne - PHS Class of 2002

Black Hills State University QB(#17) - Now a college coach

  Deric Yaussi  - PHS Class of 2001  University of Wyoming  (#40) K - 3 Year Starter, Lou Graza Award Candidate.  Buffalo Bills Camp, Colorado Crush, Set Arena FG Record   

Deric Yaussi - PHS Class of 2001

University of Wyoming  (#40) K - 3 Year Starter, Lou Graza Award Candidate.

Buffalo Bills Camp, Colorado Crush, Set Arena FG Record

 

  Teran McWhinney  - PHS Class of 2010  Occidental College - (#21) RB / DB /KR

Teran McWhinney - PHS Class of 2010

Occidental College - (#21) RB / DB /KR

  Chad Niesent  - PHS Class of 1995 - University of Northern Colorado - Member of '96 & '97 Team Division 2 National Champion - Team in UNC Hall of Fame

Chad Niesent - PHS Class of 1995 - University of Northern Colorado - Member of '96 & '97 Team Division 2 National Champion - Team in UNC Hall of Fame

Players Without Pictures Available:

Nate Griffin - PHS Class of 1999 - University of Idaho

Bill Clark - PHS Class of 1993 - Western State University

Derek Colderbank - PHS Class of 1994 - University of Wyoming

Jason Kraft - PHS Class of 1994 - Colorado State University

Jeff Gibson - PHS Class of 1994 - Chadron State College

Chris Jones - PHS Class of 2005  - University of Northern Colorado

Derek Stegner - PHS Class of 1999 - University of Northern Colorado

Blake Becksted - PHS Class of 2005 - Montana State University

Greg Trepka - PHS Class of 1999 - Chadron State College

Tanner Erlich - PHS Class of 2007 - Black Hills State University

Jeff Bibbey - PHS Class of 1980 - Colorado School of Mines

Dillon Foster - PHS Class of 2015 - Mesa State University

Dave Bibbey - PHS Class of 1981 - Air Force Academy

Ryan Abrahamson - PHS Class of 1991- University of Northern Colorado - '96 Division 2 National Champion - Team in UNC Hall of Fame

Jason Maple - PHS Class of 1995 - University Nebraska - Kearney

Scott Donnel - PHS Class of 1983 - University of Northern Colorado

Pat McNaney - PHS Class of 1982 - Mesa State University

Steve Stinnett - PHS Class of 1982 - Mesa State University

Rod Bryner - PHS Class of 1981 - Cornell (Iowa)

Jeff Walbye- PHS Class of 1981 - University of Northern Colorado

Ted Offerman - PHS Class of 1981 - University of Northern Colorado

Chip Hoeven - PHS Class of 1979 - Colorado College

Brad Jenkins - PHS Class of 1969 - University of Nebraska

Mike McGraw - PHS Class of 1969 - University of Wyoming

Dave McGraw - PHS Class of 1971 - University of Wyoming

Rod Blackford - PHS Class of 1969 - Colorado State University

Wade Smylie - PHS Class of 1969 - Colorado State University

Jason Haferman - PHS Class of 2009 - Mesa State College

Eric Ellis - PHS Class of 1986 - University of Northern Colorado

Adam Korby - PHS Class of 2008 - University of Idaho

Honorary Poudre High School Area Alumni

*These individuals did not play at Poudre but the schools they played at are now closed and the areas covered are part of the Poudre High School boundary.

 * Gary Glick  - Cache La Poudre High School In La Porte  (La Porte is now part of Poudre High School)   Was an All American at CSU and played in the NFL  #1 Overall Draft Pick of the Pittsburgh Steelers and is now in the CSU Hall of Fame.  Link for more information:  Gary Glick   

*Gary Glick - Cache La Poudre High School In La Porte

(La Porte is now part of Poudre High School) 

Was an All American at CSU and played in the NFL

#1 Overall Draft Pick of the Pittsburgh Steelers and is now in the CSU Hall of Fame.

Link for more information: Gary Glick
 

    * Byron "Whizzer" White  - Wellington, High School (Co) in 1934  (Wellington is now part of Poudre High School)  Was an All- American at CU and was the runner up for the Heisman Trophy.  White was drafted 4th overall by the Steelers. He later served as a Supreme Court Justice for the United States.  Link for more information:  Byron White

 

*Byron "Whizzer" White - Wellington, High School (Co) in 1934

(Wellington is now part of Poudre High School)

Was an All- American at CU and was the runner up for the Heisman Trophy.

White was drafted 4th overall by the Steelers. He later served as a Supreme Court Justice for the United States.

Link for more information: Byron White