For Ryan Felker and his coaching staff, they are feeling pretty good right now. After an incredible Valley of the Sun Bowl victory in double-overtime against Lackawanna College, 48-42, back on December 3rd, to finishing 5th in the final NJCAA rankings to now having a successful signing day, good things are happening in the Mesa football program.
13 total T-Birds from signed to play at the next level, with many more to come.
"It's a great feeling to see these guys work hard in the classroom and on the football field," said Mesa Head Football Coach Ryan Felker, "now get to see the rewards of what hard work today."
Below is the list of Mesa players moving on to their next schools.
|DB||Taylor, Shakial||Kansas||NCAA Div. I - FBS|
|DL||Hester, Bruce||UNLV||NCAA Div. I - FBS|
|DL||Blackwell, Aaron||New Mexico||NCAA Div. I - FBS|
|LB||Itaaehau, Amonai||New Mexico||NCAA Div. I - FBS|
|QB||Ricedorff, Rathen||Boise State||NCAA Div. I - FBS|
|OL||Moore, Isiah||Boise State||NCAA Div. I - FBS|
|DB||Claiborne, Marquon||Alabama A&M||NCAA Div. I - FCS|
|RB||Leggett, C.J.||Mercer||NCAA Div. I - FCS|
|OL||Tucker, Marquez||Southern Utah||NCAA Div. I - FCS|
|DB||Eremia, Sean||Western State Colorado||NCAA Div. II|
|DL||Jeffcoat, Elijah||Pittsburg State||NCAA Div. II|
|QB||Wilson, Tasleem||Limestone||NCAA Div. II|
|DB||Brantley, Marcus||Pittsburg State||NCAA Div. II|