Special to Rocking M Media
Mike Smith-Sports Information Director Dodge City Community College
[FORD COUNTY, Kan.]
Umbra comes to Dodge City after coaching at the high school level for six years coaching at Binghamton high school and Seton Catholic. He was a four-year starter in high school in football and played quarterback at SUNY Brockport for one season in college. Umbra in high school was named The Daily Star 2010 Player of the Year in football as he set Section Four single-season passing records with 2,594 yards and 32 touchdowns and finished with an all-time Section Four record for passing yards with 4,553 yards in four seasons.
"I'm extremely passionate about football and look forward to helping the younger generation become better players and all-around people. I'm excited to learn from the coaching staff and progress in my coaching career while helping our student-athletes grow on and off the field. I hope my high energy and glass-half-full attitude will be an asset that I can bring to the coaching staff along with my knowledge and passion," said Umbra when asked about joining the Conquistador football coaching staff.
Conqs are set to open the 2022 season on the road against the 2021 NJCAA national runner-ups, Iowa Western in Council Bluffs, Iowa on Saturday, August 27th with a 1:00 pm kickoff.