1998 Tampa Bay Storm Statistics

Arena Football League (Arena League)
Team Record: 12-2
Finishing 1st in the Arena League's South Division of the National Conference
Postseason: 2-1 Lost Championship
Coach: Tim Marcum (12-2)
Location: Tampa, Florida
Attendance: 79,724, Avg. 11,389 in 7 home dates
1998 Tampa Bay Storm Roster
1998 Tampa Bay Storm Results

The Tampa Bay Storm of the Arena Football League ended the 1998 season with a record of 12 wins and 2 losses, finishing first in the Arena League's South Division of the National Conference. The team compiled a postseason mark of 2-1.

Offensively, the Storm led the league with 794 points. Defensively, Tampa Bay surrendered 513 points, lowest in the league. Peter Willis triggered the aerial attack, passing for 3,411 yards. Stevie Thomas topped pass catchers, hauling in 76 balls, while George LaFrance added 994 receiving yards.

Les Barley ran for a team-leading 232 yards.

Johnnie Harris intercepted 11 opponent throws. Les Barley blasted quarterbacks 8 times, helping propel the defense to an overall total of 29 sacks.

Tim Marcum coached the team. The 1998 Tampa Bay Storm lost in the Championship.

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Player Att Comp Comp % Yds Yds/Att TDs TD % Ints Int % Long Rating
Peter Willis42525560.034118.07016.5102.445115.3
Ron Adams13861.51279.8430.800.030133.7
Bryan Martin11872.7797.2218.200.022132.2
Stevie Thomas100.


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Les Barley612323.8 15
Andre Bowden491102.2 7
Bryan Martin2147.0 0
Stevie Thomas133.0 0
Cedric McKinnon3-2-0.7 0
Peter Willis7-8-1.1 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Stevie Thomas7691212.0 16
George LaFrance6599415.3 35
Lawrence Samuels5566712.1 14
Wayne Walker2744816.6 8
Wayne Williams1725014.7 0
Antoine Worthman1319815.2 2
Les Barley8556.9 0
Alvoid Mays55711.4 0
Lynn Rowland2199.5 0
Tony Woods2157.5 0
Andre Bowden122.0 0


Player X/CA X/CM X/CP % FGA FGM FG % Pts.
Bjorn Nittmo908493.3301343.3123
Rich Fall6583.3200.05

Kick Returns:

Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
George LaFrance65116818.0 1
Wayne Walker1220116.8 0
Wayne Williams23115.5 0
Stevie Thomas2115.5 1
Lawrence Samuels111.0 0
Les Barley210.5 0


Player No. Yds Avg. Long TDs
Johnnie Harris1112111.0 1
Tracey Perkins36220.7 0
Lawrence Samuels35819.3 2
Lynn Rowland11616.0 0
Antoine Worthman100.0 0
Wayne Williams100.0 0


Player No. Yds Avg.
Les Barley8.00.0
Lynn Rowland7.00.0
Andre Bowden6.00.0
Robert Goff3.00.0
Willie Wyatt2.00.0
Cedric McKinnon1.00.0
Keo Coleman1.00.0
Steve Houghton1.00.0

Defense and Fumbles:

Player Tackle Solo Ast Brup Fum FRec FYds FTD FF K Blk
Johnnie Harris62.5482933030
Tracey Perkins50441218220
Andre Bowden33.528112310
Antoine Worthman302687010
Lawrence Samuels3323206320
Les Barley24.519111330
Stevie Thomas221883000
Wayne Williams211784000
Lynn Rowland15.51191141
Tony Woods13.51154100
Alvoid Mays10.5771100
Steve Houghton9662100
Nyle Wiren7.5471110
Sylvester Bembery5.5431000
Bjorn Nittmo5.5430010
Mel Agee5421000
Keo Coleman6360000
Robert Goff4.5330010
Cedric McKinnon3.5311000
Wayne Walker3300000
Willie Wyatt5262102
Corey Dowden3.5232000
Cornell Parker2.5211000
Peter Willis2200000
Tony Jones2.5130000
Tracy Sanders1101000
George LaFrance1100000
Wilky Bazile0.5010000
Terry Beauford0.5011000
Rich Fall0.5010000

Total Scoring:

Touchdowns Other Total
Player Rush Rec Punt Kick MFG Int Fum Other FG X/C Single 2Pt Saf Points
George LaFrance3510000216
Bjorn Nittmo013840123
Stevie Thomas01610000102
Lawrence Samuels140200096
Les Barley1500000090
Wayne Walker80000048
Andre Bowden70000042
Antoine Worthman2000012
Johnnie Harris10006
Rich Fall00505