PUEBLO, Colo. (March 28, 2016) – A group of Colorado State University-Pueblo pro hopefuls returned to the Neta and Eddie DeRose ThunderBowl Monday to partake in the annual CSU-Pueblo Pro Day.
The highlight of the event was former Pack All-American Kieren Duncan (Goodyear, Ariz.) recorded a 4.29 40-yard dash, which would have been the fastest at the 2016 NFL Combine.
To view photos of the event, click HERE.
To view video highlights and interviews from the event, click HERE.
The current members of the ThunderWolves are in the midst of spring ball. Below is the remaining spring ball schedule, which culminates with the annual spring game April 22 at 6 p.m.
Spring Practice #5 – March 29 at 6:30 a.m.
Spring Practice #6 – March 31 at 6:30 a.m.
Spring Practice #7 – April 1 at 5:30 p.m. (Scrimmage)
Spring Practice #8 – April 5 at 6:30 a.m.
Spring Practice #9 – April 7 at 6:30 a.m.
Spring Practice #10 – April 8 at 5:30 p.m. (Scrimmage)
Spring Practice #11 – April 12 at 6:30 a.m.
Spring Practice #12 – April 14 at 6:30 a.m.
Spring Practice #13 – April 15 at 5:30 p.m. (Scrimmage)
Spring Practice #14 - April 21 at 6:30 a.m.
Spring Practice #15/Spring Game – April 22 – 6 p.m.
*Practice dates, times and locations subject to change.
ALUMNI WEEKEND APRIL 22-23
The CSU-Pueblo football team will celebrate its annual Alumni Weekend April 22-23. Following the spring game, there is a dinner/social planned at Walking Stick Golf Course (4301 Walking Stick Blvd.) beginning at approximately 8:30 p.m. Dinner will be served and a cash bar will be available.
The annual Football Alumni Golf Tournament is set for Walking Stick Golf Course Saturday, April 23 beginning at 8 a.m.
Cost for the social Friday night and golf Saturday is $100 (includes Friday dinner, green fee for 18 holes, cart, shirt, breakfast and lunch Saturday). For the dinner only, cost is just $15.
Rooms are available at the Courtyard by Marriott Pueblo Downtown (110 W. 1st Street/City Center Drive) for $105 per night. To book a hotel room online, click HERE.
To RSVP or for more information, contact Tracy Samora at email@example.com, 719-549-2858 or Craig Ward at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please provide your name address, e-mail, phone number and shirt size when registering.
The ThunderWolves in 2015
The ThunderWolves went 12-2 overall for their third 12-plus win season in the last four years. The Pack went a perfect 9-0 for the fourth time in the last five years to earn their fifth consecutive RMAC Championship.
CSU-Pueblo earned the No. 4 seed in the NCAA Playoffs and made its fifth straight appearance in the Division II postseason Nov. 21. The ThunderWolves hosted No. 5-seed University of Indianapolis in the first round and won 27-14, then took to the road for their first-ever true road game in the playoffs. The Pack traveled to No. 1-seed Midwestern State University and downed the Mustangs 26-17 to earn a spot in the quarterfinals for the third time in the last four years. CSU-Pueblo suffered a 31-7 loss to No. 6-seed Grand Valley State University in the game at the Neta and Eddie DeRose ThunderBowl, to close the season and end the defense of the 2014 NCAA Division II National Championship.
The ThunderWolves finished fifth in both the American Football Coaches Association and D2Football.com national polls.
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As a member of the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference, Colorado State University – Pueblo competes in 22 varsity sports in NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletics.