Brett Werner-Powell
Brett Werner-Powell


Mequon, Wis.

High School:

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 205




Eleven Redbirds Earn MVFC Academic Excellence Award

Illinois State won nine games in 2012.

Brett Werner-Powell

Biography and Career Highlights

2009: Missed the majority of the season due to a foot injury ... saw action against No. 6 Southern Illinois (Oct. 10).

2008: Redshirted.

Homestead HS: Two-year varsity starter ... the 2007 North Shore Conference Offensive Player of the Year ... as a senior, rushed for 1,637 yards and 24 touchdowns on 221 carries ... 2007 Wisconsin Football Coaches Association (WFCA) First-Team All-State selection ... Associated Press Honorable-Mention All-State selection as a senior ... member of the 2007 WFCA All-Southeast Region Team ... the Highlanders finished with a 12-2 record in 2007 and were state runners-up ... earned all-suburban honors as a senior ... in 2006, the Highlanders won the Division I Wisconsin State Championship with a perfect 14-0 record ... the leading rusher on the state championship team with 950 yards and 14 touchdowns on 119 carries ... coached by Dave Keel ... also lettered in basketball ... member of the honor roll.

Data: Born 11-9-89 in Milwaukee ... son of Brett Powell and Jeri Stillman ... youngest of three children ... attended the same high school as former Redbird Demetrus Johnson ... named to the AFNI Athletics Honor Roll once ... major: finance.


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