Coach Bill Jennings --
1-9 (1-5 Big Seven)
Coach Bill Jennings -- 1-9 (1-5 Big Seven)

NU Football - 1957 Roster

NU Football - 1957 Players

Bob Baehr
#16

Bob Baehr

Bob Baehr
6'4"  215 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Beatrice, Neb.
Doug Boellstorff
#19

Doug Boellstorff

Doug Boellstorff
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Johnson, Neb.
Roger Brede
#83

Roger Brede

Roger Brede
6'0"  170 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Ainsworth, Neb.
Jerry Brown
#35

Jerry Brown

Jerry Brown
5'11"  205 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Minden, Neb.
George Cifra
#30

George Cifra

George Cifra
6'0"  205 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Turtle Creek, Pa.
Michael Cochran
#54

Michael Cochran

Michael Cochran
6'0"  200 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (North)
Clarence Cook
#80

Clarence Cook

Clarence Cook
6'4"  212 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: McCook, Neb.
Mike Cowan
#71

Mike Cowan

Mike Cowan
6'0"  198 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb. (Cathedral)
Bennie Dillard
#47

Bennie Dillard

Bennie Dillard
5'7"  159 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Mt. Pleasant, Texas
Melvin Dohrman
#70

Melvin Dohrman

Melvin Dohrman
5'10"  210 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Kearney, Neb.
Guy Dunham
#79

Guy Dunham

Guy Dunham
6'0"  240 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Uvalde, Texas
Raymond Engel
#84

Raymond Engel

Raymond Engel
6'2"  190 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: South Sioux City, Neb.
Pat Fitzgerald
#66

Pat Fitzgerald

Pat Fitzgerald
6'0"  185 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Boys Town, Neb.
Bob Fleming
#78

Bob Fleming

Bob Fleming
6'3"  228 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Sterling, Colo.
William Dean Flock
#10

William Dean Flock

William Dean Flock
6'0"  169 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ord, Neb.
Leo George
#42

Leo George

Leo George
5'11"  185 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
Gene Haman
#38

Gene Haman

Gene Haman
6'0"  191 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Central)
George Harshman
#20

George Harshman

George Harshman
6'0"  179 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Dickerson Run, Pa.
Joseph Hart
#73

Joseph Hart

Joseph Hart
6'0"  215 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Concord, N.H.
Clyde Haskins
#23

Clyde Haskins

Clyde Haskins
5'10"  173 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: Fullerton, Neb.
William Hawkins
#81

William Hawkins

William Hawkins
6'2"  181 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Beatrice, Neb.
Jim Hergenreter
#46

Jim Hergenreter

Jim Hergenreter
5'10"  182 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Sterling, Colo.
Marlin Hilding
#88

Marlin Hilding

Marlin Hilding
6'1"  190 lbs
Position: End
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Red Oak, Iowa
Stuart Howerter
#64

Stuart Howerter

Stuart Howerter
6'1"  179 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Benson)
Lester Kampe
#61

Lester Kampe

Lester Kampe
6'0"  207 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Red Oak, Iowa
Norman Klasna
#13

Norman Klasna

Norman Klasna
6'0"  170 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Spencer, Neb.
Dick Kleiber
#62

Dick Kleiber

Dick Kleiber
6'3"  205 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Hastings, Neb.
Arthur Klein
#65

Arthur Klein

Arthur Klein
6'0"  211 lbs
Position: Right Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Plymouth, Pa.
Richard Klingaman
#75

Richard Klingaman

Richard Klingaman
6'4"  218 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Mitchell, S.D.
Roger Krhounek
#44

Roger Krhounek

Roger Krhounek
5'11"  160 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Michael Lee
#82

Michael Lee

Michael Lee
5'11"  188 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Mike Logue
#17

Mike Logue

Mike Logue
5'11"  195 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Temple City, Calif.
Bob Lyall
#51

Bob Lyall

Bob Lyall
6'2"  205 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Richland, Wash.
Chris Mangialardi
#85

Chris Mangialardi

Chris Mangialardi
6'0"  190 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill. (St. Philip)
Max Martz
#12

Max Martz

Max Martz
6'1"  184 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: So.
Hometown: Beatrice, Neb.
Dick McCashland
#50

Dick McCashland

Dick McCashland
5'11"  198 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Geneva, Neb.
Duane Mongerson
#76

Duane Mongerson

Duane Mongerson
6'2"  193 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Benson)
James Moore
#55

James Moore

James Moore
5'11"  188 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Omaha, Neb. (Benson)
Larry Naviaux
#43

Larry Naviaux

Larry Naviaux
6'0"  188 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lexington, Neb.
Don Olson
#77

Don Olson

Don Olson
6'3"  210 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: So.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Don Penney
#31

Don Penney

Don Penney
5'10"  175 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Superior, Neb.
Jerry Petersen
#63

Jerry Petersen

Jerry Petersen
6'2"  193 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Cambridge, Neb.
John Ponsiego
#68

John Ponsiego

John Ponsiego
5'10"  185 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Chicago, Ill. (Mendel Catholic)
Dick Prusia
#52

Dick Prusia

Dick Prusia
6'0"  186 lbs
Position: Center
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Franklin, Neb.
Donald Rhoda
#74

Donald Rhoda

Donald Rhoda
6'2"  225 lbs
Position: Left Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: York, Neb.
Gene Sandage
#14

Gene Sandage

Gene Sandage
5'10"  174 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Sioux City, Iowa (Heelan)
Guy Sapp
#86

Guy Sapp

Guy Sapp
6'2"  175 lbs
Position: End
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Jerry Schroeder
#32

Jerry Schroeder

Jerry Schroeder
6'1"  190 lbs
Position: Fullback
Year: So.
Hometown: Grand Island, Neb.
Dale Siemer
#67

Dale Siemer

Dale Siemer
5'7"  170 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Denison, Iowa
Roy Stinnett
#22

Roy Stinnett

Roy Stinnett
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ripley, Tenn.
David Swartz
#69

David Swartz

David Swartz
5'10"  180 lbs
Position: Left Guard
Year: So.
Hometown: Ceresco, Neb.
Douglas Thomas
#36

Douglas Thomas

Douglas Thomas
5'9"  173 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Fairbury, Neb.
Harry Tolly
#21

Harry Tolly

Harry Tolly
6'2"  195 lbs
Position: Quarterback
Year: So.
Hometown: North Platte, Neb.
Bill Tuning
#87

Bill Tuning

Bill Tuning
6'0"  178 lbs
Position: End
Year: So.
Hometown: Arcadia, Neb.
Jerry Wheeler
#72

Jerry Wheeler

Jerry Wheeler
6'1"  247 lbs
Position: Right Tackle
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Milan, Ill.
Carroll Zaruba
#40

Carroll Zaruba

Carroll Zaruba
5'9"  200 lbs
Position: Halfback
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Fullerton, Neb.
LeRoy Zentic
#53

LeRoy Zentic

LeRoy Zentic
5'11"  190 lbs
Position: Center
Year: So.
Hometown: Rock Island, Ill.
No. Name Pos. Ht. Wt. Yr. Hometown (Prev School)
16 Baehr Bob Bob Baehr

Bob Baehr

LT 6-4 215 3 So. Beatrice, Neb.
19 Boellstorff Doug Doug Boellstorff

Doug Boellstorff

RG 5-11 185 3 So. Johnson, Neb.
83 Brede Roger Roger Brede

Roger Brede

E 6-0 170 3 So. Ainsworth, Neb.
35 Brown Jerry Jerry Brown

Jerry Brown

FB 5-11 205 7 Sr. Minden, Neb.
30 Cifra George George Cifra

George Cifra

FB 6-0 205 7 Sr. Turtle Creek, Pa.
54 Cochran Michael Michael Cochran

Michael Cochran

C 6-0 200 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (North)
80 Cook Clarence Clarence Cook

Clarence Cook

E 6-4 212 7 Sr. McCook, Neb.
71 Cowan Mike Mike Cowan

Mike Cowan

RT 6-0 198 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb. (Cathedral)
47 Dillard Bennie Bennie Dillard

Bennie Dillard

HB 5-7 159 5 Jr. Mt. Pleasant, Texas
70 Dohrman Melvin Melvin Dohrman

Melvin Dohrman

LT 5-10 210 5 Jr. Kearney, Neb.
79 Dunham Guy Guy Dunham

Guy Dunham

LT 6-0 240 5 Jr. Uvalde, Texas
84 Engel Raymond Raymond Engel

Raymond Engel

E 6-2 190 7 Sr. South Sioux City, Neb.
66 Fitzgerald Pat Pat Fitzgerald

Pat Fitzgerald

RG 6-0 185 3 So. Boys Town, Neb.
78 Fleming Bob Bob Fleming

Bob Fleming

RT 6-3 228 3 So. Sterling, Colo.
10 Flock William Dean William Dean Flock

William Dean Flock

HB 6-0 169 5 Jr. Ord, Neb.
42 George Leo Leo George

Leo George

HB 5-11 185 7 Sr. Wilkes-Barre, Pa.
38 Haman Gene Gene Haman

Gene Haman

FB 6-0 191 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Central)
20 Harshman George George Harshman

George Harshman

QB 6-0 179 7 Sr. Dickerson Run, Pa.
73 Hart Joseph Joseph Hart

Joseph Hart

LT 6-0 215 7 Sr. Concord, N.H.
23 Haskins Clyde Clyde Haskins

Clyde Haskins

QB 5-10 173 3 So. Fullerton, Neb.
81 Hawkins William William Hawkins

William Hawkins

E 6-2 181 7 Sr. Beatrice, Neb.
46 Hergenreter Jim Jim Hergenreter

Jim Hergenreter

HB 5-10 182 3 So. Sterling, Colo.
88 Hilding Marlin Marlin Hilding

Marlin Hilding

E 6-1 190 7 Sr. Red Oak, Iowa
64 Howerter Stuart Stuart Howerter

Stuart Howerter

LG 6-1 179 7 Sr. Omaha, Neb. (Benson)
61 Kampe Lester Lester Kampe

Lester Kampe

RG 6-0 207 7 Sr. Red Oak, Iowa
13 Klasna Norman Norman Klasna

Norman Klasna

HB 6-0 170 3 So. Spencer, Neb.
62 Kleiber Dick Dick Kleiber

Dick Kleiber

RG 6-3 205 7 Sr. Hastings, Neb.
65 Klein Arthur Arthur Klein

Arthur Klein

RG 6-0 211 7 Sr. Plymouth, Pa.
75 Klingaman Richard Richard Klingaman

Richard Klingaman

RT 6-4 218 5 Jr. Mitchell, S.D.
44 Krhounek Roger Roger Krhounek

Roger Krhounek

HB 5-11 160 3 So. Lincoln, Neb.
82 Lee Michael Michael Lee

Michael Lee

E 5-11 188 5 Jr. Grand Island, Neb.
17 Logue Mike Mike Logue

Mike Logue

C 5-11 195 3 So. Temple City, Calif.
51 Lyall Bob Bob Lyall

Bob Lyall

C 6-2 205 7 Sr. Richland, Wash.
85 Mangialardi Chris Chris Mangialardi

Chris Mangialardi

E 6-0 190 3 So. Chicago, Ill. (St. Philip)
12 Martz Max Max Martz

Max Martz

HB 6-1 184 3 So. Beatrice, Neb.
50 McCashland Dick Dick McCashland

Dick McCashland

C 5-11 198 5 Jr. Geneva, Neb.
76 Mongerson Duane Duane Mongerson

Duane Mongerson

LT 6-2 193 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Benson)
55 Moore James James Moore

James Moore

C 5-11 188 3 So. Omaha, Neb. (Benson)
43 Naviaux Larry Larry Naviaux

Larry Naviaux

HB 6-0 188 5 Jr. Lexington, Neb.
77 Olson Don Don Olson

Don Olson

RT 6-3 210 3 So. Grand Island, Neb.
31 Penney Don Don Penney

Don Penney

FB 5-10 175 3 So. Superior, Neb.
63 Petersen Jerry Jerry Petersen

Jerry Petersen

LG 6-2 193 7 Sr. Cambridge, Neb.
68 Ponsiego John John Ponsiego

John Ponsiego

LG 5-10 185 3 So. Chicago, Ill. (Mendel Catholic)
52 Prusia Dick Dick Prusia

Dick Prusia

C 6-0 186 7 Sr. Franklin, Neb.
74 Rhoda Donald Donald Rhoda

Donald Rhoda

LT 6-2 225 7 Sr. York, Neb.
14 Sandage Gene Gene Sandage

Gene Sandage

HB 5-10 174 7 Sr. Sioux City, Iowa (Heelan)
86 Sapp Guy Guy Sapp

Guy Sapp

E 6-2 175 5 Jr. Lincoln, Neb.
32 Schroeder Jerry Jerry Schroeder

Jerry Schroeder

FB 6-1 190 3 So. Grand Island, Neb.
67 Siemer Dale Dale Siemer

Dale Siemer

LG 5-7 170 3 So. Denison, Iowa
22 Stinnett Roy Roy Stinnett

Roy Stinnett

QB 5-10 180 5 Jr. Ripley, Tenn.
69 Swartz David David Swartz

David Swartz

LG 5-10 180 3 So. Ceresco, Neb.
36 Thomas Douglas Douglas Thomas

Douglas Thomas

QB 5-9 173 7 Sr. Fairbury, Neb.
21 Tolly Harry Harry Tolly

Harry Tolly

QB 6-2 195 3 So. North Platte, Neb.
87 Tuning Bill Bill Tuning

Bill Tuning

E 6-0 178 3 So. Arcadia, Neb.
72 Wheeler Jerry Jerry Wheeler

Jerry Wheeler

RT 6-1 247 7 Sr. Milan, Ill.
40 Zaruba Carroll Carroll Zaruba

Carroll Zaruba

HB 5-9 200 5 Jr. Fullerton, Neb.
53 Zentic LeRoy LeRoy Zentic

LeRoy Zentic

C 5-11 190 3 So. Rock Island, Ill.


NU Football - 1957 Coaches

Bill Jennings

Bill Jennings
 - Head Coach