Five DSU Football Players Tagged with 2015 NSAA Preseason All-Conference Nominations

Five DSU Football Players Tagged with 2015 NSAA Preseason All-Conference Nominations

MADISON, S.D. – North Star Athletic Association's (NSAA) preseason favorite Valley City State (N.D.) landed eight selections to the 2015 NSAA Football Preseason All-Conference Team, announced Friday.

Dakota State (S.D.) have six players on the NSAA Preseason All-Conference Team, followed by Dickinson State (N.D.) and Jamestown each with five players.  Presentation (S.D.) and Waldorf (Iowa) each have two players on the preseason team, while Mayville State (N.D.) have one player.

A total of 12 offensive and 14 defensive players are selected to the NSAA Football Preseason All-Conference Team.  In addition, three players are selected to the All-Conference Special Teams.

The 2015 NSAA Football season kicks off with a conference game opener on Saturday, Sept. 12 with Waldorf visiting Dakota State in Madison, S.D. 

Below is the complete listing of the 2015 NSAA Preseason Football All-Conference Team:

Offense

Pos.

Name

School

Class

Height

Weight

Hometown

QB

Kurtis Walls $ !

Valley City State (N.D.)

JR

6-3

197

Laveen, Ariz.

QB

Beau Eriksson # %

Jamestown (N.D.)

SR

6-3

200

Devils Lake, N.D.

TE

Gavin Farley #

Jamestown (N.D.)

JR

6-3

250

Centerville, Minn.

RB

Hayden Zenner $

Presentation (S.D.)

SR

6-3

233

Fergus Falls, Minn.

RB

Jeremy Christner #

Dakota State (S.D.)

SO

6-1

210

Broken Bow, Neb.

WR

Mike Sena $

Jamestown (N.D.)

SR

6-0

160

Fontana, Calif.

WR

Zach Johnson #

Valley City State (N.D.)

SR

5-10

193

Moorhead, Minn.

OL

Landon Freitas #

Valley City State (N.D.)

SR

6-2

264

Mililani, Hawaii

OL

Meyer Bohn #

Dickinson State (N.D.)

SR

6-2

265

Bismarck, N.D.

OL

Steven Gram #

Dakota State (S.D.)

SR

6-0

300

Deary, Idaho

OL

Jacob Elmore #

Dickinson State (N.D.)

SR

6-3

285

Louisville, Ky.

OL

Avery Lock $

Valley City State (N.D.)

SO

6-4

277

Sunrise, Fla.

 

Defense

Pos.

Name

School

Class

Height

Weight

Hometown

DL

Cole Potter $

Dakota State (S.D.)

JR

6-2

220

Winfred, S.D.

DL

Aaron Johnson $ %

Mayville State (N.D.)

SR

6-6

305

New London, Minn.

DL

Sam Cooke #

Valley City State (N.D.)

SO

5-7

259

Cleveland, Ohio

DL

Michael Hernandez #

Dickinson State (N.D.)

SR

6-3

290

Panorama City, Calif.

DL

Jamaar Crayton $

Waldorf (Iowa)

SR

6-4

280

St. Louis, Mo.

LB

Jarelle Miller $ @

Jamestown (N.D.)

SR

6-2

235

Orlando, Fla.

LB

Nick McBeain $

Valley City State (N.D.)

SO

6-0

242

Shakopee, Minn.

LB

Garret Fraser #

Presentation (S.D.)

JR

5-8

200

Walhalla, N.D.

LB

Ben Kullos $

Dakota State (S.D.)

SR

5-9

210

Peoria, Ariz.

DB

Jawuan Pugh $

Valley City State (N.D.)

JR

5-10

201

Surprise, Ariz.

DB

Awa Poggi #

Dickinson State (N.D.)

SR

5-9

185

Waimanalo, Hawaii

DB

Rob Sterling $

Dickinson State (N.D.)

JR

5-10

180

Palmdale, Calif.

DB

Wes Worthen $

Jamestown (N.D.)

SR

5-8

170

Columbus, Ga.

DB

Mychael Bruce $

Valley City State (N.D.)

JR

6-2

191

San Tan Valley, Ariz.

 

Special Teams

Pos.

Name

School

Class

Height

Weight

Hometown

P

Nic Behrens

Dakota State (S.D.)

JR

6-0

170

Flandreau, S.D.

K

Dustin Wilke #

Waldorf (Iowa)

JR

6-1

200

Holzgerlingen, Germany

PR

Brendon Waldner #

Dakota State (S.D.)

JR

5-9

165

Madison, S.D.

$ - 2014 NSAA All-Conference First Team
# - 2014 NSAA All-Conference Second Team
% - 2013 NSAA All-Conference
! – 2014 NSAA Football Offensive Most Valuable Player
@ - 2014 NSAA Football Defensive Most Valuable Player

Nick Huntimer, North Star Athletic Association Sports Information Director