TIFFIN– The Clear Creek Amana (CCA) Clippers, under Coach Rodney Walls, are gearing up for their 2011 gridiron campaign. Last season the men in blue put up a 6-5 record and made it as far as the second round of Class 3A Playoffs, where rival Williamsburg ended the Clipper season with a 65-35 pounding.
Three seniors- Dillon Villhauer, Caleb Sedlacek and Nash Stopko- return to the starting line-up. Villhauer (5-11, 165) is back as quarterback and defensive back, Sedlacek (5-11, 165) will kick-off and punt, and Stopko (6-3, 215) will work as a running back and linebacker. Juniors Jared Ganschow, Kam Kahler, AJ Liddell, Aaron Campbell, Zach Anderson and Justin Keith are back adding experience to the squad. Ganschow (5-10, 160) is a wide receiver and defensive back, Kahler (6-3, 175) works as a wide receiver and linebacker, Liddell (5-10, 155) is also a wide receiver and defensive back as is Campbell (5-6, 150), Anderson (6-2, 160) and Keith (6-4, 195). Juniors Konrad Moore and Zach Smith will add depth with Moore