Seven Borgia football players have received awards from the Archdiocesan Athletic Association after the school’s first year in that league.
Borgia placed four players on the league’s large division first team and three more on the second team after its inaugural season.
Making the first team from Borgia were:
• Senior wide receiver Robbie Vossbrink;
• Senior offensive Clayton Pezold;
• Senior inside linebacker Evan Zeitzmann; and
• Senior punter Tony Helfrich.
Second team selections were:
• Senior tight end Tony Helfrich;
• Senior defensive lineman Nick Monzyk; and
• Senior outside linebacker Josh Kleekamp.
The large division offensive player of the year was St. Mary’s running back Brandon Polito.
Duchesne defensive lineman Brad Pryor was the defensive player of the year.
Jake Parent of St. Mary’s was named the division coach of the year.
Others on the first team offense were Duchesne quarterback Clay Stulce, St. Mary’s running back Brandon Polito, St. Dominic running back Jake Wilmes, Duchesne receiver Mike Deluvia, St. Dominic tight end Austin Merz, St. Mary’s center Charlie Coghill, Duchesne guard Jake Vonder Haar, Duchesne tackle Otto Thiele and St. Dominic tackle Jon Risse.
Other first team defensive linemen were St. Mary’s Charlie Coghill, Duchesne’s Brad Pryor, Duchesne’s Brendan Freeman and St. Dominic’s Isaiah Winkelmann.
Other first-team linebackers were Duchesne’s Trevor Korba, St. Dominic’s Connor Flagel, St. Mary’s Tim Grosch and St. Dominic’s Jake Schepker.
First team defensive backs were St. Mary’s Kevin Hennessey, Duchesne’s Chad Sams and St. Dominic’s Sean Corrigan.
Other first team specialists were St. Dominic returner Joe Moehrle and Duchesne kicker Chad Sams.
Other skill players on the second team were St. Dominic quarterback Sean Corrigan, St. Dominic running back Austin Winchester, Duchesne running back Trevor Korba, DuBourg receiver Stafford Green and Duchesne receiver Chad Sams.
Offensive linemen on the first team were St. Dominic center David Neumann, St. Mary’s guards Peter Weingart and Jake Newman, Duchesne tackle Nick Schueddig and St. Mary’s tackle Trevor Follis.
Other defensive linemen on the second team were Trevor Follis of St. Mary’s and Blake Westerhues and Greg Velders of Duchesne.
Other linebackers on the second team were Kyle Bazzel of St. Dominic, Peter Weingart and Brandon Polito of St. Mary’s and Henry Raup of Duchesne.
Second team defensive backs were Nate Friedel and Joe Lloyd of Duchesne and Joe Moehrle of St. Dominic.
Second team specialists were punter-kicker Kevin Hennessey of St. Mary’s and returner Chad Sams of Duchesne.