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Lester Returns to Barnstormers

03/18/2017 3:00 PM -

Lester Returns to Barnstormers
Wide Receiver DeJay Lester Joins Barnstormers Roster

DES MOINES – The Iowa Barnstormers have signed wide receiver DeJay Lester, Head Coach Dixie Wooten announced today.

Lester (6-3, 210, University of Wyoming) returns to the Iowa Barnstormers as a veteran member of the receiving corps. Lester first joined the Barnstormers in the Arena Football League (AFL) in 2014, where he appeared in 16 games and recorded 47 receptions for 546 yards and five touchdowns. Lester made his professional debut in 2013 with the Utah Blaze (AFL), appearing in four games where he caught 12 passes for 180 yards and four touchdowns. Lester has also spent time in the IFL with teams such as the Bemidji Axemen, Tri-Cities Fever, and Cedar Rapids Titans. Collegiately, Lester attended Snow Community College before transferring to the University of Wyoming. In 15 games with the Cowboys, he caught five passes for 40 yards.

“Bringing DeJay on give us great depth to our receiver group," said Wooten. "He's a vet who has played a lot of football. He brings speed, size, and knowledge of the game."

The team is traveling to Sioux Falls to take on the Storm Monday, March 20. Fans can tune into the game live on YouTube or sjoin the Iowa Barnstormers front office at Buzzard Billy's for their official Watch Party. Kickoff is scheduled for 6:05 p.m. CST.

Season Tickets for the 2017 Barnstormers season are on sale now! For as low as $80 per seat, fans can enjoy the action from the same great seat location each game. For more information, call the Barnstormers at (515) 633-2255 or log on to www.theiowabarnstormers.com.

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