2018 Postmen

In the regular season this year we will be attending Flat Tail Open (Jan. 20-21, Corvallis, OR.), Stanford Open (Feb. 10-11th, Morgan Hill, CA.), PLU BBQ (Mar. 3-4, Tacoma, WA.), and Northwest Challenge (Mar. 24-25th, Burlington, WA). Conference championships (April 14-15th, Heritage Park, WA.). At our first tournament, Flat Tail Open, we went 6-2, securing a third place win . At PLU BBQ we went 6-1 securing a second third place victory. And at Northwest Challenge we went 6-1 placing second in the Tier 2 division.

Lukie Crowley *Captain

Nickname: “pookie”

Number: 1

Year: Senior

Weight: 170

Height: 5’ 8"

Hometown: Seattle, WA

Major: Economics, Math Minor, Business Minor

Position: Handler

Extracurricular: Editor for newspaper and writer for economics blog

Years Playing Ultimate: 11

Favorite Package Delivery Service: UPS

Ramsey Rossmann *Captain

Number: 12

Year: Junior

Weight: 165

Height: 6’ 4”

Hometown: Birmingham, AL

Major: Mathematics

Position: Handler/Cutter

Extracurricular: Racquetball, Hiking

Years Playing Ultimate: 2

Favorite Package Delivery Service: DHL Express

Chris Roach

Nickname: "Scroach"

Number: 18

Year: Senior

Weight: 180

Height: 6’ 2”

Hometown: Seattle, WA

Major: Biochemistry, Math Minor

Position: Cutter

Extracurricular Activities: Jazzband, Racquetball, Hot Yoga, Chem TA

Years Playing Ultimate: 11

Favorite Package Delivery Service: Carnitine-acylcarnitine translocase

Andrew Brandt

Nickname: “Sally”

Number: 43

Year: Senior

Weight: 220

Height: 6’ 5”

Hometown: Edina, MN

Major: Math, Physics Minor, Classics Minor

Position: Handler

Extracurricular: Discussing the temperature in Minnesota, special cooking

Years Playing Ultimate: 7

Favorite Package Delivery Service: Your friendly neighborhood Postman (this is us)

Patrick Wallin

Nickname: "Patty"

Number: 13

Year: Senior

Weight: 185

Height: 6’ 3”

Hometown: Lake Oswego, OR

Major: Biology, Environmental Policy and Decision Making

Position: Cutter

Extracurricular: IM Basketball, Student Research

Years Playing Ultimate: 1

Favorite Package Delivery Service: Pony Express

John Leslie

Nickname: "Grinch"

Number: 24

Year: Junior

Weight: 185

Height: 6’ 0”

Hometown: Seattle, Wa

Major: Communications & Spanish

Position: Cutter

Extracurricular: Skiing, BJJ (Brazilian jiu-jitsu), Trailrunning

Years Playing Ultimate: 7

Favorite Package Delivery Service: Southern Indochina pigeon

Luke Garrison

Nickname: "Frosty", among many, many others.

Number: 3

Year: Junior

Weight: 180

Height: 6’ 1”

Hometown: Corte Madera, Ca

Major: Econ, Computer Science

Position: Handler/Cutter

Extracurricular: Video Games, Reading

Years Playing Ultimate: 8

Favorite Package Delivery Service: Fedx (not FedEx)

Chris Porter

Nickname: “C3PO”

Number: 9

Year: Junior

Weight: 175

Height: 6’ 0”

Hometown: Woodbury, MN

Major: Biology & Business

Position: Handler/Cutter

Extracurricular: Entrepreneurship Club, Tutoring

Years Playing Ultimate: 3

Favorite Package Delivery Service: Owl

Cam Waugh

Nickname: "Average Cam"

Number: 55

Year: Junior

Weight: 165

Height: 5’ 9”

Hometown: Louisville, CO

Major: History

Position: Handler

Extracurricular: IM Basketball

Years Playing Ultimate: 11

Favorite Package Delivery Service: UPS

Destin Newfont

Number: 23

Year: Sophomore

Weight: 190

Height: 6’ 3”

Hometown: Barnardsville, NC

Major: Undeclared

Position: Cutter

Extracurricular: RHA, SWAP, any other cool acronyms

Years Playing Ultimate: 1

Favorite Package Delivery Service: Whichever one can deliver a disc to the endzone

Nate Hess

Nickname: "Chicken Boy"

Number: 7

Year: Sophomore

Weight: 149

Height: 5’ 9”

Hometown: Arlington, VA

Major: Undecided

Position: Handler

Extracurricular: Theater, being "okay"

Years Playing Ultimate: 8

Favorite Package Delivery Service: Your friendly neighborhood Postman (this is us)

Zac Fletcher

Number: 8

Year: Sophomore

Weight: 140

Height: 5’ 11”

Hometown: Syracuse, NY

Major: Undecided

Position: Cutter

Extracurricular: Writer for the Trail, Acapella, Loving the Earth

Years Playing Ultimate: 1

Favorite Package Delivery Service: UPS

Sam Keller

Nickname: "N.J."

Number: 5

Year: Sophomore

Weight: 150

Height: 5’ 7”

Hometown: Denver, CO

Major: Physics, Math Minor

Position: Handler

Extracurricular: Doing really tall box jumps

Years Playing Ultimate: 6

Favorite Package Delivery Service: Your friendly neighborhood Postman (this is us)

Bryce Ulrich

Nickname: "Baby Bowser"

Number: 15

Year: Sophomore

Weight: 160

Height: 6’ 1”

Hometown: Pleasant Hill, CA

Major: Biology, Music Minor

Position: Cutter

Extracurricular: Wind Ensemble

Years Playing Ultimate: 1

Favorite Package Delivery Service: Your friendly neighborhood Postman (this is us)

Dylan Friedman

Number: 39

Year: Sophomore

Weight: 155

Height: 5’ 6”

Hometown: Boulder, CO

Major: Psychology

Position: Cutter

Extracurricular: Hucking Cliffs, Long walks on the beach

Years Playing Ultimate: 1

Favorite Package Delivery Service: FedEx

Nalin Richardson

Nickname: "Nay Nay"

Number: 27

Year: Sophomore

Weight: 200

Height: 6’ 2”

Hometown: Wakefield, RI

Major: Computer Science

Position: Cutter

Extracurricular: Improv and Orchestra, Looking important while making phone calls

Years Playing Ultimate: 1

Favorite Package Delivery Service: Your friendly neighborhood Postman (this is us)

Jonathan Schmidt

Nickname: "Schmidty"

Number: 33

Year: Sophomore

Weight: 180

Height: 6’ 4”

Hometown: Louisville, KY

Major: Politics & Government

Position: Cutter

Extracurricular: Greek

Years Playing Ultimate: 1st year

Favorite Package Delivery Service: Your friendly neighborhood Postman (this is us)

Jack Kineke

Nickname: "Pockets"

Number: 11

Year: Sophmore

Weight: 160

Height: 5’ 10”

Hometown: Seattle, Wa

Major: German, Political Science

Position: Handler/Cutter

Extracurricular: Basketball, Reading, Writing, Stand Up

Years Playing Ultimate: 8

Favorite Package Delivery Service: FedEx

Carson Boggess

Nickname: "Frank"

Number: 22

Year: First Year

Weight: 155

Height: 5’ 10”

Hometown: Corvallis, OR

Major: Undeclared

Position: Handler

Extracurricular: A Cappella

Years Playing Ultimate: 5

Favorite Package Delivery Service: DHL!

Luke Groenveld

Nickname: “Batman”

Number: 17

Year: First Year

Weight: 190

Height: 6’ 1”

Hometown: Thousand Oaks, Ca

Major: Politics and Government International Relations

Position: Cutter

Extracurricular: Punishing Crime, Model UN

Years Playing Ultimate: 1st Spring Season

Favorite Package Delivery Service: UPS OF COURSE

Yuuki Hashimoto

Nickname: "Tuna", Sometimes "Tina"

Number: 2

Year: First Year

Weight: 150

Height: 5’ 9”

Hometown: Englewood, Co

Major: Biochemistry

Position: Handler/Cutter

Extracurricular: Pre-Dent, Cycling

Years Playing Ultimate: 5

Favorite Package Delivery Service: UPS/Uber Eats

Miles Gilbert

Nickname: "Sponge"

Number: 21

Year: First Year

Weight: 165

Height: 6’ 1”

Hometown: Boulder, Co

Major: Business Leadership Economics

Position: Handler/Cutter

Extracurricular: Lacrosse

Years Playing Ultimate: 5

Favorite Package Delivery Service: Pony Express

Guillermo Ruiz

Nickname: "Venmo"

Number: 6

Year: First Year

Weight: 160

Height: 6’ 1”

Hometown: Oakland, Ca

Major: Philosophy, International Political Economy

Position: Handler/Cutter

Extracurricular: Discin son, saucin bois on the court, and cookin it up in the kitchen

Years Playing Ultimate: 7

Favorite Package Delivery Service: United Postal Service?

Stephen Hymer

Nickname: "Lyft"

Number: 4

Year: First Year

Weight: 139

Height: 5’ 8”

Hometown: San Diego, Ca

Major: Psychology

Position: Cutter

Extracurricular: Volunteering, Reading

Years Playing Ultimate: 1

Favorite Package Delivery Service: Carrier Squirrel (?), anything BUT uber

Coach Christian Brink

College: UPS ‘11

Club Team: Birdfruit and Seattle Rainmakers

Year as head coach: 4th

Prefers his coffee: Black

Notable Awards: Got married

Coach Jeff Gayle

College: Whitman ‘12

Club Team: Birdfruit

Year as assistant coach: 3rd

Prefers his coffee: With cream and sugar

Notable Awards: Owns world's most annoying dog