BOYS Football

2019-2020 Varsity Roster
Jersey Name Position Height Weight Class
1 Jack Manso WR/DB/QB 5'8" 148 2020
2 Devin Turner QB 5'8" 175 2022
3 Michael Torres LB/WR 5'8" 150 2022
4 Matt Walsh WR 6'1" 170 2021
5 Sean Wilkinson WR/FS/P 6'0" 173 2020
6 Andrew Murphy WR/K 5'11" 140 2022
7 James Williams RB/LB 0'0" 2022
8 Dabney C Tatum IV LS/LB 5'8" 160 2020
9 Nolan Bruce K 5'8" 135 2021
10 Tamarja Haymer DB 5'11" 137 2020
11 Donreik Moore DB 6'0" 166 2021
12 Alonzo Newsome WR/DB 5'7" 140 2022
13 Charles Parker RB/LB 5'9" 200 2021
14 Aidan Melendez RB 5'9" 154 2022
15 Paul Westphal WR/DB 5'10" 135 2022
16 Malcolm Horton WR 6'4" 170 2020
17 Dylan Kulovitz LB 5'10" 170 2020
18 Amarie Walton FS 5'10" 153 2022
19 John Smith DB 5'8" 150 2021
20 Antowan Underdue RB/LB 5'7" 165 2020
21 Kyan Scialabba DB/WR 5'11" 150 2022
22 Elijah Matthews WR 5'10" 150 2022
23 Jake Rickert DB 5'9" 126 2021
30 Christian S. Epps LB/RB 5'7" 185 2020
44 Seamus Rabbitte LB/WR 6'4" 180 2021
50 Jorge Hernandez OL 5'6" 215 2022
50 Tommy Kerwin LB 5'10" 170 2022
51 Jaheim Burns LB/DL 5'4" 170 2020
52 Myles Kerwin OL/DL 6'0" 215 2020
53 Nathan Johnson DL 6'0" 195 2022
54 Derrick Chobot OL/DL 6'4" 230 2020
55 Christian Rosso LB/OL 6'0" 200 2021
57 Connor Rinearson OL/DL 5'9" 180 2022
60 Jamari Pittma DL 5'9" 240 2022
63 Malik Brown DL 5'9" 205 2022
64 Aidan McDermott OL 6'1" 225 2022
65 Charles Holifield OL/DL 6'2" 270 2021
66 Joshua Kulovitz LB 5'10" 170 2022
67 Sean Johnson DL/OL 6'1" 220 2020
68 Oyram Avitia LB 5'9" 165 2021
71 Chris Gatewood Jr DL 6'3" 270 2020
73 Evan Kulovitz LB 5'10" 155 2022
75 Jalen Latham OL 6'3" 250 2022
76 Eric Mouzon OL/DL 6'0" 165 2022
77 Angelo Flores OL 5'7" 200 2022
78 Nathaniel Chacon OL 5'9" 220 2022
88 Jalen Luellen WR 5'9" 150 2022
95 Javon Bynum DL 5'10" 240 2021
99 Jonathan Salazar OL 5'7" 165 2021
Daivion Armstrong LB 5'10" 180 2020
Anthony Byfield 5'11" 220 2021
Jalen Shepherd WR/LB 6'0" 156 2022
Darryl Smith 6'0" 150 2021
D'Andre Walker 5'6" 135 2022
Coaching Staff
Terry Barney
Asst. Coach/DB

Coach Barney enters his 4th year with the Mustangs. His coaching experience follows Coach Verde back to 2012 as a member of the coaching staff at Crete-Monee's State Championship team. Coach Barney played at Western Illinois University and Arena Football.

Jason Fundukian
Co-Offensive Coordinator/OL

Coach Fundukian is entering his 4th season with the Mustangs as Offensive Coordinator. Coach Fundukian is a Business/Tech teacher at EPCHS. He is entering his 15th year as a teacher and football coach. Coach Fundukian has a wonderful wife and 3 lovely children.

Dave Lang
Asst. Coach/Running Backs

Coach Lang is entering his 9th season as an assistant with the Mustangs and his 11th overall. He is a special education teacher with the AERO cooperative. Coach Lang played at Oak Forest High School under Coach McDonough, where he received All-Area and Academic All-State honors. He continued playing tailback and fullback at the University of St. Francis in Joliet. Coach Lang resides in Evergreen Park with his lovely wife and 3 children.

Geordie Lux
Special Teams Coordinator

Coach Lux is entering his 4th season as the kicking coach for all levels and Assistant Coach for the JV team. He graduated from Evergreen Park in 2008. While there, he was a four year varsity starter as a kicker/punter. He went on to Millikin University where he played for two years before getting injured his sophomore season. In 2010, while still a student, he began his coaching career at Millikin as the Kicking Coach and Assistant Special Teams Coordinator. He graduated from Millikin in 2012 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Fitness and Sport. He came back to the Village of Evergreen Park where he has coached on and off for the last few years. Geordie was a College Football Scout for NCSA Athletic Recruiting in Chicago form 2013-15. He has helped hundreds of high school student athletes make it to the next level. He has help over 100 student athletes make it to the Division 1 level and countless other student athletes make it to division 2, 3, and NAIA.

David Pierce
Asst. Coach/DL

Coach Pierce is in his 2nd season back at EPCHS. Coach Pierce has many years of experience as a Football and Wrestling Coach. Coach Pierce is back as a Math, Science, and Technology Teacher at EPCHS.

Howie Ross
Asst. Coach/QB

Coach Howie Ross is entering his 6th season with the Mustangs as the Quarterbacks coach and his 17th overall. Coach Ross came to Evergreen Park after serving as Head Coach at Holy Trinity HS in Chicago and an assistant at Guerin Prep HS. Coach Ross attended the University of Dubuque in Dubuque, Iowa earning a BA Sociology/Criminal Justice while being a member of the Football team. Coach Ross has spent the last 27 years working for the Cook County Sheriff’s Office and currently is the rank of Lieutenant. Coach Ross is married to his wife Kenya and has 2 children Serenity 18 and Sienna 11.

Jerry Verde
Head Coach

Coach Verde enters his 4th season as Head Football Coach for EPCHS. Coach Verde holds the distinction of being one of the few head football coaches who have won a state championship as a player and coach. Coach Verde has 2 wonderful children and a delightful wife.

Darian Yarborough
Co-Offensive Coordinator/QBs and WRs

Coach Yarborough enters his 2nd season at EPCHS. He came from Crete-Monee High School where he was the offensive coordinator for 5 seasons. Coach Yarborough has been received many accolades in his illustrious career as a coach including "Outstanding Varsity Assistant Football Coach - Offense 2012 and 2013. Coach Yarborough and his wife haves 3 wonderful children.