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58  Ian Smetona
Ian Smetona


San Clemente, Calif.

Last College:
Saddleback College

Height / Weight:
6-6 / 248

Deep Snapper



Food and Nutrition

2004 - Another solid season at deep snapper ... watched placekicker Alex Trlica complete a perfect 55-of-55 PAT season, second-best total in school history.

2003 - Deep snapper on punts ... played in 11 games.

Junior College - Saddleback College in Mission Viejo, Calif. ... team won Strawberry Bowl against Cerritos in overtime ... played tight end as well as snapper ... Junior College Coach: Mark MacElroy.

High School - Capistrano Valley Christian High School in San Juan Capistrano, Calif. ... as an offensive lineman, helped lead team to first playoff win in school history in 2001 ... three-year all-league and one season all-CIF ... all-league in basketball ... High School Coach: Keith Patefield.

Personal - Ian William Smetona ... born September 21, 1983, in San Clemente, Calif. ... son of Lisa Griffith and John Smetona ... has two younger brothers, Dustin and Sean; a half-brother, Logan; and two step-sisters, Tanja and Ashley, and one half-sister, Sara ... uncle, John Hamro, played football at Cal State Fullerton and taught Smetona to long snap ... enjoys golf and motorcycles ... majoring in food and nutrition.

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