#5 Adam Meirose | Kicker
Hometown: Lincoln, Neb.
Previous School: Lincoln North Star
Major: Exercise Science - Pre-Physical Therapy
2014 First Team All-GPAC
2014 Capital One Academic All-District (College Division)
2013 Second Team All-GPAC
Meirose turned in another solid season as Concordia's kicker, going 6-for-8 on field goal attempts and 40-for-42 on extra point attempts ... the 40 successful extra points broke his own program single-season record ... made season long field goals of 36 yards at Nebraska Wesleyan (Oct. 11) and at Briar Cliff (Nov. 15) ... ranked 17th nationally in field goal percentage (.750) and 21st in PAT percentage (.952) ... ranked 25th among all NAIA kickers with 58 points.
Meirose replaced All-American kicker Kenny Zoeller and had a solid season, converting on 9 of 13 field goal attempts on 31 of 33 extra point attempts for a total of 58 points ... drilled his longest field goal of 37 yards vs. Morningside on 11-2-13 ... ranked 22nd in the NAIA with nine field goal makes.
Prepped at Lincoln North Star for four years under coach Mark Waller ... Senior year earned Special Teams Player of the Year, All-City honorable mention, and All-State honorable mention ... His sophomore year he broke the school record for the longest field goal ... His team qualified for the playoffs twice ... Participated on the baseball team for two years and the golf team for one ... He was on the National Honor Society and earned Academic All-State and Distinguished Scholar Athlete awards.
Born September 27 in Lincoln, Nebraska ... Son of Roland and Deb Meirose ... Has one older sister, Ashley.