Lutmer receives offer to play football for Hawkeyes

May 12, 2022 11:42am

Central Lyon

Central Lyon/George-Little Rock quarterback Zach Lutmer has received an offer to continue his academic and football career with the Iowa Hawkeyes. Lutmer made the announcement on Twitter Thursday.

The 6’2″ 185lbs dual threat quarterback is being recruited as a safety for the Hawkeyes. As a sophomore, Lutmer led the Lions to a state runner up finish and a during his junior year led CLGLR to a 7-4 record before losing to state runner up West Lyon in the 2A quarterfinals.

During his junior year, Lutmer threw for 1,016 yards, 8 touchdowns, against 5 interceptions. On the ground, he ran for 1246 yards and 22 scores. He was the Class 2A District 1 Offensive MVP.

Defensively Lutmer recorded 46.5 total tackles, 36 solo. He also had four interceptions, with one being taken back for a score.

On special teams, Lutmer added 7 punt returns, averaging 21.7 yards a return, and punted 6 times for an average of 36.8 yards per punt.

A multi-sport athlete, Lutmer helped lead the Lions basketball team to a state-runner up finish, while earning All-Substate honors, and All-Conference honors. In baseball, Lutmer earned first team All-Conference honors during his sophomore season

This is the third offer for Lutmer. Earlier this year he received offers from SDSU and USD.