Genoa senior running back Connor Wendt has been named by coaches the Suburban Lakes League Player of the Year.
Meanwhile, Genoa and Eastwood dominated the first team all-league selections, grabbing all but three spots. Genoa had 17 first team selections, Eastwood had seven, Lake had two, and Elmwood one.
First Team Selections follow —
Linebacker — Eastwood senior Seth Hoffman, Genoa senior Greg Hillabrand, Genoa junior Seth Dufendock.
Defensive lineman — Eastwood senior defensive tackle Matt Pickeral, Genoa junior DT Justin Upham, and Genoa senior DT Devin Mazza.
Defensive back — Wendt, Genoa senior Scott Traver, Eastwood senior strong safety Jake Rogers, and Eastwood senior cornerback Nick Schmeltz.
Defensive end — Genoa senior Richard Wonnell and Lake senior Brandon Tantari.
Running back — Wendt, Genoa senior RB Greg Hillabrand, and Eastwood junior fullback Pernell Conner.
Offensive guard — Hoffman and Genoa junior Brad Szypka.
Offensive tackle — Genoa senior Jake Schreuder and Genoa junior Luke Sutter.
Center — Genoa senior Kody Vincent.
Offensive end — Tantari (tight end), Wonnell (TE), and Eastwood senior Clay Rolf (TE).
Quarterback — Genoa senior Matt Bassitt.
Specialist — Genoa sophomore place kicker Tyler Pickard.
Second Team Defense
LB — Eastwood senior Bob Hardison, Genoa senior Alex Eckel, and Lake senior Ryan Hotmer; DL — Eastwood junior DT Nick Duncan, Lake senior DT Jacob Pack, and Woodmore senior DT Ben St. John; DB — Genoa sophomore Brandon Roberts, Gibsonburg senior strong safety Chris Black, Lake junior Kurt McKee, and Lake sophomore free safety Nathan Pennington; DE — Eastwood senior Clay Rolf and Genoa senior Jon Lester.
Second Team Offense
RB—Eastwood senior Cody Seifert, Gibsonburg senior Avery Potridge, Lake sophomore Josh Tantari; OG—Genoa junior Andrew Hayes, Lake senior Jacob Pack; OT—Eastwood junior Jeff Rutherford, Woodmore senior Ben St. John; C—Eastwood junior Taylor Link; OE—Genoa junior split end Derek Allgier, Woodmore junior SE Grant Weirich; QB—Woodmore sophomore Jon Sandwisch; Specialist—Eastwood junior place kicker Taylor Depew.
(Eastwood) Senior Justin Bockbrader, junior Forest Ickes, senior Clayton Ruch; (Genoa) junior Seth Dufendock, junior Matt Keaton, junior Casey Wojciechowski; (Gibsonburg) senior Jordan Binder, junior Nick Black, junior Derek Fisher, senior Joey Morelock, junior Jaime Mancha, junior Nick Sneider; (Lake) junior Carl Brown, senior Kyle Lee, junior Alan Martinez, junior Ben Sample; (Woodmore) senior Aaron Albright, junior Zack Avers, senior Joey Braun, junior Pierce Fonseca, junior Bryan Kuhlman, senior Aaron Rollins, junior Grant Weirich, and junior Jake Zollinger.