WiFCA Combine Features Two Area Defensive Linemen: Connor Akey(Wisconsin Rapids), Carver Higgins(Edgar)

The 9th Annual High School Football Combine for Wisconsin athletes was held April 30 at NX Level in Waukesha.l 30, split into five sessions, though all athletes were tested on the same events. A total of 458 athletes competed in the Combine.

9th Annual WiFCA High School Football Combine: Area Athletes Shine

The WFCA Combine was conducted by NX Level staff with many high school football coaches assisting, and sponsored by the WFCA, NX Level, Epoch Recruiting, and WisSports.net. Special thank you to WFCA Combine Director Tony Biolo for organizing the event and compiling the results and Brad Arnett & crew at NX Level

More than 75 college coaches were on hand from at least 22 different schools, with several programs sending multiple coaches to evaluate potential prospects. While D1-FBS coaches were prohibited from attending by NCAA rules, 10 D1-FCS coaches from six schools were in attendance and closely monitoring the action.

First Last School Grad. Pos. HT WT 40 VERT. BROAD L- DRILL SHUTTLE BENCH BP WT.
Connor Akey Wisconsin Rapids 2023 DL 6’5″ 259 5.31 25.3 8’0″ 7.97 4.91 24 185
Levi Bolstad Onalaska 2023 DL 5’11” 186 4.94 29.8 8’4″ 7.75 4.77 10 185
Derek Bruce Lake Mills 2023 DL 5’11’ 238 N/A 28.7 7’10.5″ 8.16 4.9 13 185
Casin Carey Belmont 2023 DL 6’0″ 213 5.25 24.9 8’1.5″ 8.07 4.75 17 185
Sam Coufal Kettle Moraine 2023 DL 6’2″ 241 4.91 31.1 8’5″ 7.59 4.7 14 185
Hunter Cronauer Laona 2023 DL 6’2″ 203 4.88 29.2 8’9″ 7.87 4.5 14 185
Mason Desrude Nicolet 2023 DL 6’2″ 223 4.9 31.6 8’10” 7.41 4.71 19 185
Troy Dietzler Ashwaubenon 2023 DL 6’6″ 274 5.34 23.8 8’0″ 7.88 4.89 12 185
Ethan Dunlap Green Bay Southwest 2023 DL 5’11” 288 6.13 18.3 6’1″ 8.97 5.2 24 185
Parker Fontaine Oshkosh West 2023 DL 6’7″ 316 5.63 21.2 7’5″ 8.66 5.33 20 185
Michael Fox Beaver Dam 2023 DL 6’4″ 209 4.87 33.2 8’10” 7.84 4.71 16 185
Luke German Slinger 2023 DL 6’1″ 263 5.28 31.4 8’1″ 8.41 4.75 37 185
Noah Glazebrook Union Grove 2023 DL 6’1″ 242 5.12 27.9 8’5″ 8.06 4.71 25 185
Aidan Gomez Westosha Central 2023 DL 6’2″ 289 5.87 21 6’8″ 8.91 5.28 3 185
Carver Higgins Edgar 2023 DL 5’10” 198 5 30.7 8’3″ 7.88 4.75 13 185
Andrew Jones Pewaukee 2023 DL 6’1″ 189 4.75 32.1 8’10.5″ 7.95 4.65 12 185
John Klinger Oshkosh North 2023 DL 6’4″ 245 5 28.4 8’6″ 8.08 4.89 17 185
Jonah Larson Bangor 2023 DL 6’3″ 275 5.44 24.2 8’2″ 8.1 4.81 20 185
Michael Levsen Plymouth 2023 DL 6’0″ 227 5.56 23.3 7’8.5″ 7.72 4.94 20 185
Adam Loesche Slinger 2023 DL 6’1″ 200 5.34 26 8’3″ 7.53 4.7 NA 185
Anthony Mack Brookfield Central 2023 DL 5’11” 198 5.16 23.4 9’0.5″ 7.73 4.81 NA 185
Maksimillian Marcellus Luck 2023 DL 6’2″ 280 6.03 21.6 7’6.5″ 8.88 5.19 16 185
Will McDonald Hudson 2023 DL 6’5″ 236 4.82 27.5 8’5″ 7.5 4.71 13 185
Quinn Metzger Waukesha West 2023 DL 6’2″ 255 5.72 23.8 7’11” 8.16 5.01 11 185
Cole Meyers Waunakee 2023 DL 5’10” 197 5.15 30.6 8’1.5″ 7.35 4.63 27 185
Tate Milton Notre Dame 2023 DL 6’2″ 232 5.12 27.6 8’6″ 7.41 4.5 21 185
Noah Moris Union Grove 2023 DL 6’3″ 235 5.03 31.4 9’4″ 7.5 4.7 31 185
Joseph Mueller Madison Memorial 2023 DL 6’3″ 209 5.06 31.1 8’11” 7.1 4.32 11 185
Adam Newel Ashwaubenon 2023 DL 6’3″ 288 5.53 24.2 8′ 8.22 4.87 19 185
Nolan Olson Sun Prairie 2023 DL 6’2″ 252 5.35 27 8’9.25″ 7.69 4.78 19 185
Blake Osbahr Notre Dame 2023 DL 6’4″ 233 5.15 29.3 8’9.5″ 7.62 4.59 9 185
Juan Prieto Jr Kenosha Indian Trail 2023 DL 6’1″ 200 5.47 23.2 8’3.25″ 7.82 4.94 5 185
Kaleb Roessler Middleton 2023 DL 6’1″ 260 5.59 21.8 7’3″ 8.03 4.94 13 185
Ryan Sandvik Pewaukee 2023 DL 6’2″ 248 5.31 24.2 8’2.5″ 7.91 5.01 14 185
Landon Selner Kewaunee 2023 DL 5’11” 368 6.82 16.1 5’10” 10 5.84 19 185
Patrick Simpson Kewaskum 2023 DL 5’8″ 177 5.65 20.4 6’5″ 8.6 5.26 1 185
Thorin Steele Altoona 2023 DL 6’1″ 192 4.96 29.6 8’0″ 7.31 4.65 NA 185
Samuel Todd St. Mary Catholic 2023 DL 6’0″ 183 4.81 37.1 9’6.25″ 7.41 4.46 21 185
Nolan Vils Sauk Prairie 2023 DL 6’3″ 255 4.94 31 9′ 7.84 4.96 29 185
Evan Wilke Oshkosh West 2023 DL 6’0″ 197 5 26.6 8’10.25″ 8.09 4.75 14 185
Brandon Wraalstad Oconomowoc 2023 DL 6’5″ 241 4.97 29.2 9’4″ 7.25 4.46 23 185
Oscar Blohm Winnebago Lutheran 2024 DL 6’2″ 240 5.75 20.3 7’4″ 8.28 5.09 13 170
Jackson Braden Badger 2024 DL 6’3″ 250 5.4 26.3 8’1″ 8.43 4.81 20 170
Austin Brantmeier Janesville Craig 2024 DL 5’10” 207 5.62 20.9 6’3.5″ 8.37 5.44 16 170
Wade Bryan Waunakee 2024 DL 6’1″ 190 4.88 35.7 8’8.25″ 7.65 4.34 15 170
Wesley Coates Edgewood 2024 DL 6’3″ 249 5.35 26 8’1.5″ 8.37 5.03 20 170
Harrison Cunningham Franklin 2024 DL 6’1″ 192 5.26 25.8 7’10” 8.13 4.7 6 170
Caleb Gray Appleton East 2024 DL 6’4′ 203 5.47 27.9 8’2″ 8.19 4.94 0 170
Kasey Johnson Saint Croix Falls 2024 DL 6’2” 252 5.82 23.1 7’7.5” 8.77 5.01 24 170
Cole Legas Mayville 2024 DL 6’0″ 212 5.47 27.8 8’4.25″ 8.38 5.08 19 170
Jadon Lewis Living Word Lutheran 2024 DL 6’2″ 206 5.03 29.6 8’6″ 8.06 4.69 6 170
Ethan McClain Kenosha Bradford 2024 DL 6’0″ 227 5 26.3 7’9″ 7.76 4.7 20 170
Carl Pevey Catholic Memorial 2024 DL 6’0″ 234 5.13 23.7 7’9″ 8.15 4.96 14 170
Kellen Rux Waukesha West 2024 DL 6’2″ 186 5.48 24.3 7’5″ 8.33 5.25 1 170
Daniel Simon Winneconne 2024 DL 6’5″ 217 5.28 28.4 8’3.25″ 8.85 4.96 7 170
Dominic Tristani Sturgeon Bay 2024 DL 5’10” 278 6.56 17.1 6’3″ 9.28 5.76 6 170
Jacob Ward Westosha Central 2024 DL 5’11” 252 5.57 22.6 6’9.25″ 8.65 5.32 12 170
Carter Wellsmith Brookfield Central 2024 DL 6’1″ 201 5.28 30.2 8’7″ 8.17 4.95 22 170
Brady Wilker Ashwaubenon 2024 DL 6’3″ 270 5.81 19.9 6’11” 8.81 5.38 11 170

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David Keech
Author: David Keech

David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]