SIOUX FALLS, SD - The Sioux Falls Storm have strengthened our offensive line with the addition of Forrestal Hickman, Lawrence Martin IV, Rob Castaneda and Adam Sheffield to the 2020 roster.
Hickman (6'7, 330) will be entering his third season with the Storm. Forrestal was named to the 2018 and 2019 All-IFL First Team squads. During the 2019 season, Forrestal helped the Storm rush for over 1,300 yards and 47 touchdowns.
Martin IV (6'3, 320) will be entering his third season with the Storm. Lawrence earned All-IFL honors during the 2018 season. During the 2019 season, Lawrence helped the Storm pass for over 2,200 yards and 46 touchdowns.
Castaneda (6'5, 320) will be entering his second season with the Storm. He played collegiately at Utah State University where he earned Third-Team All-Mountain West honors from Phil Steele's Magazine and Honorable Mention All-Mountain West honors from the league's coaches during his senior season.
Sheffield (6'4, 300) will be entering his rookie season with the Storm. He played collegiately at the University of Sioux Falls where he played in all 12 games at offensive tackle during the 2017 season.
"We are very fortunate to sign back three returning offensive lineman and one rookie. Lawerence Martin and Forrestal Hickman are starters for the Sioux Falls Storm and have consistently been two of the best offensive linemen in the league. Rob Castaneda joined the Storm last year and we are very excited to have him back. Rob will be an offensive lineman that excels with his athleticism and football intelligence. Unfortunately we lost him last year to injury and are excited to have him back this year," said Head Coach Kurtiss Riggs. "Adam is a big strong offensive lineman from University of Sioux Falls that will get his first taste of the IFL. Adam had an excellent career and is excited for taking steps at the next level."