November 27, 2012 - Arena Football League (AFL) - Iowa Barnstormers
DES MOINES, IA - Iowa Barnstormers Head Coach and Director of Football Operations Mike Hohensee, is pleased to announce that WR Collin Taylor and OL James Economou have both been assigned to the club for the 2013 season. Each has agreed to a one year contract.
Taylor, (6-0, 215) returns to the Barnstormers after a breakout rookie season in 2012. In 14 games with Iowa, Taylor had 63 receptions for 670 yards and 7 touchdowns. Prior to joining the Barnstormers, Taylor spent time with the AFL's Tulsa Talons and Oklahoma City Yard Dawgz. He played college football at Indiana University, where he starred at both WR and DB.
Economou (6-6, 345) joined the Barnstormers last June and made just one appearance before injuries sidelined him the rest of the season. He has three years of AFL experience with Milwaukee (2010) and Cleveland (2011-12). James was a three time All-American at Connecticut State, where he was also named to the all-conference team three times. Both players will attend the Barnstormers training camp which begins in March, 2013.
Season tickets for the 2013 Iowa Barnstormers season remain on sale now for as little as $99.00 per seat. Don't miss a minute of the action this season! To order your seats today, or for more information, call the Barnstormers at (515) 633-2255 or log onto www.theiowabarnstormers.com .