Tri-State Bucks

Welcome to Tri-State Bucks, – Proud members of the Great Lakes Arena Football League (GLAF) and the premier arena football team spanning the dynamic states of Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana. Founded with a passion for the game and a commitment to excellence, we strive to bring the excitement of arena football to fans across the region.


Meet our dedicated team:

Skyler Applegate – Owner & General Manager:
Skyler Applegate is the visionary behind Tri-State Bucks Football. With a deep-rooted love for the sport and a drive for success, Skyler leads this organization with a focus on community engagement, player development, and creating memorable experiences for fans. Under her leadership, Tri-State Bucks Football continues to grow and thrive.

Jabari Bishop – Front Office General Manager:
Bringing a wealth of experience and professionalism to the team, Jabari Bishop serves as Front Office General Manager. With a keen understanding of the intricacies of arena football and a commitment to excellence, Jabari plays a pivotal role in shaping the direction of the organization both on and off the field.

Richard Daubert – Defensive Coordinator:
Meet Richard Daubert, Defensive Coordinator. With an impressive background spanning seven seasons of Professional Football and boasting three Arena Bowl rings, along with a Super Bowl ring from his time with the Denver Broncos, Richard brings unparalleled expertise to the defensive strategy. His dedication to excellence and proven track record makes him an invaluable asset to Tri-State Bucks Football.

At Tri-State Bucks, LLC, we’re not just a team; we’re a family united by our passion for the game and our commitment to success in the GLAF. Join us as we continue to make waves in the arena football scene, delivering thrilling games and unforgettable experiences to fans across Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana.