Will Compton
Football Camp
Join Us Under the Lights

Friday, May 10th, 2019

Will Compton Football Camp is Southeast Missouri's premier youth football camp for kids in 3rd-8th grades. Last year, we had over 150 campers from all over the Midwest for our 1 day camp. This year, the camp features current and former NFL players and premier collegiate athletes to create a one-of-a-kind experience at Raider Field under the lights on Friday, May 10th, 2019.

Friday, May 10, 2019​

Registration begins at 4:30pm




  • Inspiration from current and former NFL players and elite collegiate players
  • Instruction from the best football coaches in the area
  • Camp T-Shirt
  • Mid-evening snack and Kangen Water
  • Picture and autograph opportunities with the players
  • Meet and greet with the players
  • An evening of skills, competition, and fun!
  • ​​  4:30 Registration begins ​​
  • 5:30-7:30 Skills Camp and Position Drills
  • 7:30 Nutrition Break
  • 7:30-8:30 Game Competition
  • 8:30-9:30 Meet and Greet  

The Players

  1. Linebacker
    Will Compton
    At the beginning of the 2018 season, Will signed with the Tennessee Titans. He began the season as a starter before an injury sidelined him. He continued to be a proactive mentor and coach for Tennessee's rookie linebacker. His career with the Washington Redskins included being voted defensive captain for the Redskins in 2016. Before he was sidelined with an injury in 2017, Will registered 19 tackles including an interception against Seattle. During the 2016 season, Will totaled 106 tackles including 1 interception and 2 fumble recoveries. Will totaled 94 tackles in the 2015 regular season. Will joined the Redskins as an undrafted free agent in 2013. He played his college ball at the University of Nebraska.
  2. Defensive End
    Trent Murphy
    Defensive End
    Murphy played college football at Stanford, where they won the Pac 12 Championship in 2012 and 2013. He was named to the All-Pac-12 1st team 2 years in a row, CBS All America 3rd team, 2012 Associated Press All-American 3rd team, and the 2012 Sports Illustrated All-American team. He was a Butkus Award semi-finalist and won the Stanford-player voted Jack Huston Award 2 years in a row for exceptional performance and unheralded effort. At the end of the 2013 season, Murphy ranked first for sacks in the Pac-12, as well as first for total number of sacks in the NCAA with a total of 15 sacks. Murphy was named Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week. Murphy received the Frank Rehm Memorial Award for Outstanding Lineman in the Big Game. He was named to the 2013 Walter Camp Football Foundation All-American first team. Murphy was voted to All-American teams by the Football Writers Association of America, American Football Coaches Association, and Sporting News. Murphy was drafted by the Redskins in 2014 were he spent 4 years before going to the Buffalo Bills for a three year contract.
  3. Defensive Tackle
    Kedric Golston
    Defensive Tackle
    Golston played college football for the University of Georgia, where he earned All-American honors and won an SEC Championship. Golston was drafted by the Redskins in 2006 where he spent 10 seasons.
  4. Defensive End
    Matt Ioannidis
    Defensive End
    Ioannidis played college football at Temple, where he earned All-American honors. Ioannidis was drafted by the Redskins in the 2016 NFL Draft.
  5. Linebacker
    Adam Hayward
    Hayward played college football at Portland State. In 2006, he was the Big Sky Conference Defensive Player of the Year on the league's top defense. Hayward was a consensus first team All-American and finished fourth in the Buck Buchanan balloting for the National Defensive Player of the Year. He was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the 2007 NFL Draft. Hayward signed a three-year deal with the Washington Redskins in 2014.
  6. Wide Receiver
    Kenny Bell
    Wide Receiver
    Bell played college football at the University of Nebraska. At Nebraska, he ranked first in school history in receptions and receiving yards, as well as third in receiving touchdowns. He made the most starts on offense in school history. He was drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the fifth round of the 2015 NFL Draft. Bell now plays in the AAF for the Salt Lake Stallions.
  7. Defensive Back
    Josh Mitchell
    Defensive Back
    Mitchell played college football at the University of Nebraska. After college, Mitchell was signed to the Indianapolis Colts. After some time in the NFL, Mitchell signed a contract in the CFL with the Toronto Argonauts.
  8. Lineback
    Martrell Spaight
    Spaight played college football at the University of Arkansas. He was then drafted by the Washington Redskins in the 2015 NFL Draft. Spaight is now a member of the Kansas City Chiefs.