The Mideast League co-champs combined to take 20 of the 32 First Team selections, as the 2023 MSFA All-Mideast League Team was announced on Monday.

Marian led the way with 11 First Team picks, including six on the offensive side of the ball, while Indiana Wesleyan took nine First Team spots including five on defense. Indiana Wesleyan rusher Dederrian Williams was named the Mideast League Offensive Player of the Year, after leading the league with 110.4 yards per game and collecting 11 rushing TDs while helping lead the Wildcats to their second consecutive league title.

On the other side of the ball, Marian defensive back Nate Frey was named the Mideast League Defensive Player of the Year. Frey tallied 64 tackles throughout the season along with two interceptions as the Knights averaged a league-low 15.5 points allowed per game.

As the top vote getter at his position, Indiana Wesleyan offensive lineman Lucas Doyle was selected as the Mideast League Offensive Lineman of the Year. Wildcat head coach Andrew Rode was named the Mideast League Coach of the Year in his first season in Marion, while Marian’s defensive coordinator Justin Robinson was tabbed the Mideast League’s Assistant Coach of the Year.

Mideast League Offensive Player of the Year: Dederrian Williams, Indiana Wesleyan
Mideast League Defensive Player of the Year: Nate Frey, Marian
Mideast League Offensive Lineman of the Year: Lucas Doyle, Indiana Wesleyan
Mideast League Coach of the Year: Andrew Rode, Indiana Wesleyan
Mideast League Assistant Coach of the Year: Justin Robinson, Defensive Coordinator, Marian

MSFA All-Mideast League First Team
OFFENSE
QB Xander Stokes Indiana Wesleyan Sr. Anderson, Ind.
RB Dederrian Williams Indiana Wesleyan Sr. Lake Placid, Fla.
RB Keagan LaBelle Marian So. McCordsville, Ind.
RB Ethan LoPresto Siena Heights Jr. Reading, Mich.
WR Levi Tidwell Indiana Wesleyan Sr. Harrison, Ohio
WR Seeger DeGayner Concordia Sr. Linden, Mich.
WR Tirae Spence Marian Sr. Hammond, Ind.
WR Jalen Jennings Marian Sr. South Bend, Ind.
TE Drew Byerly Marian Sr. Franklin, Ind.
OL Lucas Doyle Indiana Wesleyan Sr. Greenwood, Ind.
OL Zach Sibila Marian Sr. Zionsville, Ind.
OL Austin Jones Marian Sr. Evansville, Ind.
OL Jared Almeida Saint Francis Sr. Indianapolis, Ind.
OL Will Dowling Concordia Sr. Oak Harbor, Ohio
DEFENSE
DL Isaac Abeo Indiana Wesleyan Sr. Fishers, Ind.
DL Caleb Williams Indiana Wesleyan Sr. Farmington Hills, Mich.
DL David Cagle Concordia Jr. Allen Park, Mich.
DL Tyler Bukur Marian Sr. Valparaiso, Ind.
LB Clayton Mosher Indiana Wesleyan Jr. Stow, Ohio
LB Nate Talhelm Saint Francis Sr. Indianapolis, Ind.
LB Casey Rauch Concordia Sr. Alexandria, Ky.
LB Jake Paris Marian Jr. Carmel, Ind.
LB Luke Bays Indiana Wesleyan So. Pendleton Heights, Ind.
DB Neil Campbell Indiana Wesleyan Jr. Chicago, Ill.
DB Dwight Lewis Marian So. Fairborn, Ohio
DB Nate Frey Marian Sr. Carmel, Ind.
DB Shamar Askin Siena Heights So. St. Clair Shores, Mich.
SPECIAL TEAMS
K Vincent Robison Lawrence Tech So. Ann Arbor, Mich.
P Casey Rauch Concordia Sr. Alexandria, Ky.
RET Jalen Jennings Marian Sr. South Bend, Ind.
RET Seeger DeGayner Concordia Sr. Linden, Mich.
LS Jake Burton Saint Francis Sr. Fort Wayne, Ind.
MSFA All-Mideast League Second Team
OFFENSE
QB Zach Bundalo Marian Sr. Crown Point, Ind.
RB C.J. Davidson Lawrence Tech Jr. Pontiac, Mich.
WR O’Vauntay Vickers Saint Francis Sr. Saginaw, Mich.
WR Eric Williams Siena Heights Sr. South Bend, Ind.
WR Jaden Rembert Lawrence Tech Jr. West Bloomfield, Mich.
WR Jalen Wallace Lawrence Tech Jr. Inkster, Mich.
TE Tristen Hayes Indiana Wesleyan So. Marion, Ind.
TE Eli Patchett Saint Francis Sr. Westfield, Ind.
TE Drew Bagley Taylor Sr. Van Wert, Ohio
OL Will Angel Indiana Wesleyan Jr. Liberty, Mo.
OL Reeve Muncie Saint Francis Jr. Fort Wayne, Ind.
OL Walter Baughman Siena Heights Jr. Beverly Hills, Mich.
OL Olan Neligh Saint Francis Fr. Indianapolis, Ind.
OL Owen Spell Madonna Fr. Jesup, Ga.
DEFENSE
DL Dantae Banton Lawrence Tech Sr. Pompano Beach, Fla.
DL Deon Pettiford Marian So. Indianapolis, Ind.
DL Antonio Simley Siena Heights Sr. Sterling Heights, Mich.
DL Anthony Cheeseborough Indiana Wesleyan Jr. Carmel, Ind.
LB Matt Plaga Lawrence Tech Sr. Haslett, Mich.
LB Clarke Hamilton Siena Heights So. Davison, Mich.
LB Alex Griffith Marian Sr. Avon, Ind.
LB Aven Jones Taylor Jr. New Palestine, Ind.
LB Liam Karry Concordia So. New Baltimore, Mich.
DB Jamis Carson Indiana Wesleyan Sr. Murfreesboro, Tenn.
DB Colby Kohmscher Concordia Sr. Linden, Mich.
DB Nate Newcomer Saint Francis So. Nappanee, Ind.
DB Kevin Ford Saint Francis So. Indianapolis, Ind.
SPECIAL TEAMS
K Josh Clifton Indiana Wesleyan Fr. Bradley, Ill.
P Mason Miller Marian Jr. Avon, Ind.
RET Neil Campbell Indiana Wesleyan Jr. Chicago, Ill.
LS Peyton Knight Marian Sr. Indianapolis, Ind.

 

 

MSFA Mideast League Honorable Mention
OL Ryan Baris Lawrence Tech So. Chelsea, Mich.
OL Joey Breckel Taylor Jr. Adrian, Mich.
DB Christian Broaden Lawrence Tech Sr. Southfield, Mich.
DB Clay Campbell Marian Sr. Jimtown, Ind.
DL Marquise Cross Saint Francis Fr. Indianapolis, Ind.
DL Will Fennema Madonna So. Middleville, Mich.
RB Will Gibson Marian Sr. Indianapolis, Ind.
DL Ammen Hicks Indiana Wesleyan So. Indianapolis, Ind.
LB Jacob Hockett Taylor Sr. New Palestine, Ind.
DL Tommy Larson Madonna Jr. White Lake, Mich.
DB Kelly Matthews Concordia So. Detroit, Mich.
LB Michael Momoh Madonna Fr. Allen, Tex.
RB Cam Peterson Saint Francis So. Indianapolis, Ind.
DB Andrew Perkins III Lawrence Tech Sr. Romulus, Mich.
WR Credell Prather Siena Heights So. Hammond, Ind.
DL Connor Price Saint Francis Sr. Fortville, Ind.
OL David Robinson Siena Heights Sr. Rochester Hills, Mich.
DB Preston Sykes Indiana Wesleyan Jr. Frankfort, Ohio
WR Ja Thomas Taylor So. Jackson, Tenn.
DB Jayshawn Underwood Marian Jr. Fort Wayne, Ind.
DB Leroy Watson Concordia So. Inkster, Mich.
DL Joe Wharton Siena Heights Sr. Hammond, Ind.
DB Gabe Whitmore Concordia Sr. Petoskey, Mich.
OL Ben Ziebarth Indiana Wesleyan Jr. Mitchell, S.D.