2010 SPRING OUTLOOK
Big offensive lineman talent who will be in his third season with the Tigers after transferring from Drake University, where he was on the football squad for two seasons ... Begins spring camp listed third on the depth chart at right tackle.
Worked hard as a member of the valuable offensive scout team throughout the year, playing tackle ... Was able to see his first collegiate action against Furman, as he took part in Mizzou's 52-12 win at Memorial Stadium/Faurot Field.
Enrolled in Mizzou in January of 2008 and took part in spring practice ... Worked primarily at left tackle during the season, but showed an ability to contribute at several spots on the line, as he worked for the offensive scout team.
Attended Drake University out of high school, and spent two years on the football squad, redshirting his first season in 2006 ... Saw action as a redshirt freshman in three games during the 2007 season ... Played both guard and tackle during his time at Drake.
Was an all-conference performer on the offensive line for Liberty High School in the Kansas City area, winning those honors in 2005 ... His team claimed district and conference championships in 2005, as well ... Was a three-year letterwinner at Liberty, playing solely on the offensive line ... Was a member of National Honor Society ... High school coach - Pat Hansen.
Parents - Thomas & Cathy Lakebrink ... Transferred to Mizzou in order to study in its top-ranked School of Journalism, with an intent to study strategic communications ... Has long-terms career aspirations of working with designing creative concepts for advertising campaigns ... Lists hobbies outside of football as primarily focused around family and friends.