1998 Iowa Barnstormers Statistics

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 5-9
Finishing 3rd in the Arena League's Central Division of the American Conference
Coach: John Gregory (5-9)
Location: Des Moines, Iowa
Attendance: 64,744, Avg. 9,249 in 7 home dates
1998 Iowa Barnstormers Roster
1998 Iowa Barnstormers Results

The Iowa Barnstormers of the Arena Football League ended the 1998 season with a record of 5 wins and 9 losses, finishing third in the Arena League's Central Division of the American Conference.

The Barnstormers scored 582 points, but the defensive unit yielded 716. Aaron Garcia threw for 2,457 yards. Kevin Swayne led all receivers, snagging 76 receptions for 1,086 yards.

Aaron Garcia carried the ball for a team-high 94 yards for Iowa.

Carlos James picked off 5 opponent throws. Anthony Hutch topped pass rushers with 2 sacks.

John Gregory coached the team.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Aaron Garcia34320058.324577.24312.592.645109.2
Charles Puleri1266753.28666.9118.754.04787.6
Cree Morris441329.549511.236.836.83668.3
Kenny Nord9333.3404.400.0111.1248.8


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Aaron Garcia19944.9 8
Leonard Conley11242.2 2
John Motton15191.3 3
Tom Petithomme10141.4 3
Garry Howe188.0 0
Lamart Cooper881.0 0
Larry Blue144.0 0
Kenny Nord410.2 0
Charles Puleri6-3-0.5 1
Cree Morris1-5-5.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Kevin Swayne76108614.3 16
Leonard Conley4157514.0 5
Carlos James3945911.8 11
Mike Horacek3843511.4 5
Lamart Cooper2631712.2 4
Kenny Nord2529011.6 11
Chris Spencer812816.0 1
Toney Catchings69015.0 2
Jack Walker56613.2 0
John Motton55110.2 1
Vernon Broughton5377.4 0
Tom Petithomme4215.2 0
Dameon Porter33812.7 0
Larry Blue188.0 0
Shea Showers122.0 1


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Steve Opstad544787.023834.871
Brion Hurley242083.325728.041

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Lamart Cooper3869518.3 0
Leonard Conley3261919.3 1
Kevin Swayne2129514.0 0
Kenny Nord22613.0 0
Chris Spencer22211.0 0
Johnny Bailey12121.0 0
Carlos James166.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Carlos James5469.2 0
Kenny Nord11414.0 0
John Motton133.0 0
Todd Harrington100.0 0
Shea Showers100.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg.
Anthony Hutch2.00.0
Mathias Vavao1.00.0
Toney Catchings1.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF
Shea Showers63.55321501
Carlos James5749161141
Todd Harrington5749161100
Mike Horacek36.5337110
John Motton28.52213113
Leonard Conley26.51817141
Garry Howe16128210
Tom Petithomme16.51111000
Toney Catchings1194100
Anthony Hutch1194501
Kenny Nord982201
Larry Blue8.565101
Kevin Allen6.553100
Vernon Broughton6.553600
Jack Walker652000
Kevin Swayne4.541000
Lamart Cooper4.541000
David Bush4.533000
Mathias Vavao322100
Chris Spencer2.521000
Kent Wells2.521000
Steve Opstad220000
Eric Gohlstin1.511010
Brion Hurley1.511000
Cree Morris110000
John Dixon0.501000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Kevin Swayne160000096
Steve Opstad0847071
Kenny Nord0110000066
Carlos James110000066
Aaron Garcia800048
Leonard Conley251000048
Brion Hurley0720041
Mike Horacek5000030
John Motton31000024
Lamart Cooper040000024
Tom Petithomme30000018
Toney Catchings2000012
Chris Spencer1000006
Shea Showers100006
Charles Puleri10006