2000 Iowa Barnstormers Game-by-Game Results
Team Record: 9-5
Finishing 1st in the Arena League's Central Division of the American Conference
Postseason: 0-1 Lost Quarterfinal
Coach: John Gregory (9-5)
Location: Des Moines, Iowa
Attendance: 71,616, Avg. 10,231 in 7 home dates
2000 Iowa Barnstormers Roster
The Iowa Barnstormers of the Arena Football League ended the 2000 season with a record of 9 wins and 5 losses, finishing first in the Arena League's Central Division of the American Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 0-1.
The Barnstormers moved the ball well, scoring 797 points, and the defensive squad conceded 677. Aaron Garcia led the charge, passing for 4,026 yards. Mike Horacek snagged 119 receptions for 1,880 yards.
Leonard Conley carried the pigskin for a team-high 23 yards for Iowa, while Aaron Garcia also contributed to the rushing attack.
Carlos James and Kevin Kaesviharn each intercepted 9 opponent throws. Anthony Hutch topped the defensive unit with 5 sacks, leading the way for a team which created 20 sacks.
John Gregory coached the team. The 2000 Iowa Barnstormers lost in the Quarterfinal.
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Regular Season Points For: 797
Regular Season Points Against: 677
|April 15, 2000||Iowa Barnstormers 48 at Arizona Rattlers 56||L||0-0-0||0-1-0||0-1-0|
|April 22, 2000||Iowa Barnstormers 56 at Buffalo Destroyers 35||W||0-0-0||1-1-0||1-1-0|
|April 29, 2000||Iowa Barnstormers 37 at Grand Rapids Rampage 39||L||0-0-0||1-2-0||1-2-0|
|May 6, 2000||San Jose SaberCats 54 at Iowa Barnstormers 52||L||0-1-0||1-2-0||1-3-0|
|May 13, 2000||Iowa Barnstormers 73 at Houston ThunderBears 63||W||0-1-0||2-2-0||2-3-0|
|May 20, 2000||Milwaukee Mustangs 55 at Iowa Barnstormers 75||W||1-1-0||2-2-0||3-3-0|
|May 25, 2000||Tampa Bay Storm 34 at Iowa Barnstormers 52||W||2-1-0||2-2-0||4-3-0|
|June 2, 2000||Iowa Barnstormers 53 at Milwaukee Mustangs 38||W||2-1-0||3-2-0||5-3-0|
|June 8, 2000||Houston ThunderBears 61 at Iowa Barnstormers 66||W||3-1-0||3-2-0||6-3-0|
|June 24, 2000||Iowa Barnstormers 50 at Oklahoma Wranglers 58||L||3-1-0||3-3-0||6-4-0|
|June 30, 2000||Iowa Barnstormers 56 at Nashville Kats 31||W||3-1-0||4-3-0||7-4-0|
|July 8, 2000||Grand Rapids Rampage 19 at Iowa Barnstormers 52||W||4-1-0||4-3-0||8-4-0|
|July 15, 2000||Albany Firebirds 76 at Iowa Barnstormers 77||W||5-1-0||4-3-0||9-4-0|
|July 22, 2000||Arizona Rattlers 58 at Iowa Barnstormers 50||L||5-2-0||4-3-0||9-5-0|
|August 6, 2000||Nashville Kats 63 at Iowa Barnstormers 56||L||0-1-0||0-0-0||0-1-0||Playoff|