2000 Iowa Barnstormers Statistics

Arena Football League (Arena League)
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
2000 Iowa Barnstormers Results

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.

Iowa moved the ball well, scoring 797 points, while 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 the Barnstormers, 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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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Aaron Garcia46627057.940268.69219.781.7118.8
Matt Sherman331648.52557.7412.139.176.4
Mike Horacek300.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Leonard Conley16231.4 5
Aaron Garcia13181.4 0
Rodney Filer5142.8 2
Geoff Turner341.3 0
John Motton940.4 1
Matt Sherman331.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Mike Horacek119188015.8 46
Carlos James5162312.2 15
Leonard Conley433738.7 10
Eddie Brown3969817.9 11
Jack Walker2025913.0 5
Geoff Turner1718911.1 4
Chris Spencer7618.7 0
Rodney Filer5346.8 1
Vernon Broughton45413.5 1
Kevin Kaesviharn34314.3 1
Larry Blue24221.0 2
John Motton2168.0 0
Toney Catchings199.0 0


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Clay Rush1059994.3281657.1147

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Leonard Conley5893316.1 0
Geoff Turner1231726.4 1
Mike Horacek68013.3 0
Carlos James34816.0 0
Keith Williams12121.0 0
Chris Spencer144.0 0
Garry Howe111.0 0
Rodney Filer100.0 0
Vernon Broughton100.0 0
Kevin Kaesviharn100.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Carlos James99610.7 1
Kevin Kaesviharn9819.0 0
Shea Showers4123.0 0
Leonard Conley122.0 0


Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF K Blk
Shea Showers88811411000
Kevin Kaesviharn91.5792514100
Carlos James53432010000
Rodney Filer20.514130000
Leonard Conley181481100
Jack Walker15.51352000
Keith Williams151341000
Anthony Hutch1712102110
John Motton14.51170001
Cory Stone12.51131000
Toney Catchings11.5951000
Mike Horacek9821000
Geoff Turner9.5750000
Garry Howe9740000
Larry Blue8640010
Vernon Broughton7462220
Clay Rush4.5410100
Chin Achebe4.5330000
Eric Gohlstin3.5231000
Chris Spencer2.5210100
Brad Winn2201000
Eddie Brown2.5133100
Matt Sherman1100000
Wardell Crutchfield0.5010000
Aaron Garcia0.5010000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
Mike Horacek4600000276
Clay Rush016990147
Carlos James150100096
Leonard Conley5100000090
Eddie Brown11000066
Geoff Turner041000030
Jack Walker5000030
Rodney Filer210000018
Larry Blue2000012
John Motton1000006
Kevin Kaesviharn1000006
Vernon Broughton1000006