Leon Kittrell
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Leon Kittrell

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Oak Creek, Wis.

High School:
Oak Creek

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 165

Position:
DB

Experience:
3L

2005: Played in seven games, all as a reserve ... racked up a career high five tackles at No. 1 Southern Illinois.

2004: Played in seven games, all as a reserve ... collected a season-best two tackles against Saint Xavier.

2003: Played in 10 games with three starts ... missed a pair of games due to a knee injury ... finished the season with 10 tackles, including eight solos ... recorded a career-high four stops against Truman State with a pair of tackles for loss ... recovered a fumble against Northern Iowa.

2002: Redshirted.

Oak Creek HS: Team finished 9-2 and advanced to the state semi-finals ... had 53 solo tackles, 102 assists, two sacks and 11 interceptions, including two that were returned for touchdowns ... returned three punts and four kickoffs for touchdowns ... named all-state, all-area and all-conference ... as a junior at Sahuaro HS (Tucson, Ariz.) had 26 solo stops and one interception at defensive back ... returned four kicks for touchdowns (1 punt, 3 kickoffs) ... named all-state and all-area ... lettered in football, basketball and track ... coached by Joe Koch.

Data: Born 6-7-84 in Tucson, Ariz. ... son of Leon and Rita Kittrell ... one of 10 children ... a nationally renowned drummer ... major: telecommunications management.