BREAKING NEWS

BREAKING NEWS

The Minot Daily News all-area football team

Coach of the year

Tom Nesvold

Westhope-Newburg-Glenburn

Back-to-back Dakota Bowl appearances

Co-players of the year

Mason Kramer, Bishop Ryan, DT, 6-0, 274 lbs., 111.5 tackles, 24 TFL, 3 sacks, Class AA senior athlete of year, 2-time first-team all-state

Kolton Larson, Minot High, LB, 6-2, 210 lbs., 88 tackles, 5.5 TFL, 3 sacks, 5 INT, Class AAA senior athlete of the year, 2-time first-team all-state

Offense

Austin Eggl, Sr., Bishop Ryan, QB, 5-11, 185 lbs., 130-210, 1,961 yards, 22 TDs, 7 INT, 1,030 rushing yards, 16 TDs, two-time Class AA all-state

Hunter Braaten, Sr., Westhope-Newburg-Glenburn, QB, 5-9, 160 lbs, 240 carries, 1,914 yards, 27 TDs, 3,788 all-purpose yards, two-time first-team all-state, Class A senior athlete of the year, four-time all-region

Kamron Unruh, Sr., Beulah, RB, 6-0, 160 lbs., 229 carries, 1,566 yards, 15 TDs, Class AA first-team all-state

Nate Leintz, Hazen, FB, 5-11, 205 lbs, 93 carries, 975 yards, Class A first-team all-state

Brody Bosch, Sr., Bishop Ryan, WR, 5-10, 169 lbs., 36 receptions, 568 yards, 9 TDs, two-time Class AA all-state

Tre Kinchen, Sr., Minot High, WR, 5-8, 140 lbs, 38 receptions, 693 yards, 6 TDs, Class AAA second-team all-state

Jacob Holmen, Sr., Minot High, TE, 6-2, 195 lbs., 29 receptions, 341 yards, 2 TDs, Class AAA first-team all-state

Luke Bacon, Sr., TGU, OL, 6-5, 265 lbs, signed with North Dakota State, two-time 9-man first-team all-state

Cole Hanenberg, Sr., Des Lacs-Burlington, OL, 6-foot, 220 lbs., Class A first-team all-state

Dustin Weeks, So., Westhope-Newburg-Glenburn, OL, 6-7, 240 lbs, 9-man first-team all-state

Tanner Volson, Drake-Anamoose, OL, 6-6, 285 lbs, 48 tackles, 12 sacks, 7 forced fumbles, 5 fumble recoveries, 9-man first-team all-state

Defense

Austin Cieslak, Hazen, DL, 6-3, 262 lbs., 48 tackles, 10 TFL, 5 sacks, 3 INT, 2 forced fumbles, Class A senior athlete of the year

Luke Blood, Jr., Beulah, DL, 6-2, 255 lbs, 47 tackles, 7 TFL, 1 sack, Class AA first-team all-state

Tucker Wojahn, Sr., Velva, DL, 205 lbs, 75 tackles, 13 sacks, Class A first-team all-state.

Seth Kreil, Jr., Hazen, 5-11, 214 lbs, DL, 31 tackles, 8 TFL, 4 sacks, 1 forced fumble, two-time Class A all-state

Zach Danelson, Jr., Minot High, LB, 5-10, 195 lbs., 74 tackles, 9.5 TFL, 1 sack, 1 fumble recovery, two-time Class AAA all-state

Landon Littlefield, Sr., Harvey-Wells County, LB, 5-10, 182 lbs, 106 tackles, 2 INT, 4 pass deflections, Class A first-team all-state

Hunter Fears, Sr., Hazen, LB, 6-0, 204 lbs, 74 tackles, 7 TFL, 4 sacks, 2 fumble recoveries, two-time Class A first-team all-state

Levi Hoiby, Sr., Stanley-Powers Lake, LB, 6-3, 230 lbs., 43 solo tackles, 2 sacks, 3 forced fumbles, 1 INT, two-time second-team all-state (Class AA in 2013, Class A in 2012)

Isaac Jacobs, Sr., Divide County, LB, 6-0, 162 lbs., 89 tackles, 6 TFL, three-time 9-man all-state

Eli Luna, Jr., TGU, 5-8, 150 lbs, FS, 25 tackles, 3 INTs, 536 return yards, 2 punt return TDs, 1 kickoff return TD, two-time 9-man first-team all-state

Nick Berentson, Sr., Bishop Ryan, CB, 5-11, 155 lbs., 49 tackles, 6 TFL, 5 INT, Class AA second-team all-state, two-time all-West Region

At-Large

Ben Bolinske, So., Minot High, QB, 5-11, 161 lbs., 104-155, 1,448 yards, 11 TDs, 5 INT, Class AAA first-team all-state

Briar Bornemann, Sr., Hazen, RB, 5-7, 165 lbs, 130 carries, 1,102 yards, 14 TDs, two-time all-Class A Region 3

Tanner Holte, Sr., Des Lacs-Burlington, TE/DL, 6-4, 225 lbs 203 receiving yards, 5 TDs, 34 solo tackles, 9.5 sacks, 2 INT, 2 fumble recoveries, Class A first-team all-state

Mitchel White, Sr., Lewis & Clark-Our Redeemer’s, RB, 6-0, 160 lbs, 146 carries, 1,541 yards, 22 TDs, Class A first-team all-state, Class A Region 3 senior athlete of the year