October 12, 2017 - Indoor Football League (IFL) - Iowa Barnstormers
All-IFL Receiver Returns to Barnstormers Iowa Barnstormers Re-Sign Local WR Brady Roland DES MOINES - The Iowa Barnstormers have re-signed wide receiver Brady Roland to the 2018 roster, Head Coach Dixie Wooten announced today.
Roland (6-2, 185, Grand View) returns to the Iowa Barnstormers for his fourth season in the Indoor Football League (IFL). Roland first joined the Barnstormers for his rookie season in 2015 appearing in 12 games. He closed out his rookie year with 53 receptions for 664 yards and 14 touchdowns. In 2016, Roland started in all 16 games and racked up 95 receptions for 1,086 yards which ranked him second in the league. Roland scored 22 touchdowns over the season, placing him fourth highest in the league. In 2017, Roland once again started in all 16 games racking up 70 receptions for 911 yards and 22 total touchdowns tying for first in the league.
Throughout his three years with the IFL, Roland has earned All-IFL honors every season; being named to Second Team All-IFL in 2015 and First Team All-IFL in 2016 and 2017. Roland was also listed at number 10 on the IFL's Top Ten Players of 2016.
Collegiately, Roland was a standout wide receiver at Grand View University in Des Moines. Roland played 4 years with the Vikings where he started in 47 games earning 214 receptions for 3,549 yards and 32 career touchdowns.
"Brady is one of the best receivers I have ever seen," said Coach Wooten. "He runs great routes and can score from anywhere on the field. He makes a coach's job easy."
Season Tickets for the Iowa Barnstormers 2018 season are available now! For as low as $80 per seat, fans can enjoy the action from the same great seat location each game. For more information, call the Barnstormers at (515) 633-2255 or log on to www.theiowabarnstormers.com.