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The awards continue to pile in for the Wapakoneta Redskins varsity football team.
Four Redskins seniors were named to the Division II First Team when the All-Northwest District awards were announced Thursday evening.
â€śI am very proud of our young men who received All-District recognition,â€ť Wapak varsity coach Doug Frye said. â€śThey had an outstanding season for us. They were a major factor in our teamâ€™s 10-win season.â€ť
On the offensive side of the ball, senior right guard Chris Schwartz was named the district co-offensive lineman of the year.
Senior running back Connor Pickens also earned first-team honors after rushing for 1,913 yards and 29 TDs on the season.
On the first-team defense, senior linebacker Brendan Wilson was awarded first-team honors. Wilson was credited with a team-high 83 tackles on the season.
Senior cornerback Kevin Kraft also made the first-team defense.
But the Redskins werenâ€™t done raking in All-District awards.
Senior left tackle Trey Smith was named to the second-team offense.
Senior right end Cole Thrush and senior cornerback Connor Metz earned second-team honors on defense.
Senior right tackle Lance Vetter, senior center Nick Warner, and junior linebacker Brandon Miller were named honorable mention.View more articles in: