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Football - Tue, Aug. 19, 2014

August 19, 2014

MADISON, S.D. – Jamestown (N.D.) landed seven selections to the 2014 North Star Athletic Association (NSAA) Football Preseason All-Conference Team, announced Tuesday.  The preseason team was voted by the league coaches.

Mayville State's (N.D.) Rashad Flanders were the conference coaches' pick for Preseason Player-of-the-Year. 

Dickinson State (N.D.) and the Comets each had five selections to the NSAA Football Preseason All-Conference Team.  Presentation (S.D.) and Valley City State (N.D.) each had four selections, while Dakota State had two selections on the preseason team. 

A total of 14 offensive and 13 defensive players are selected to the NSAA Football Preseason All-Conference Team. 

The 2014 NSAA Football season kicks off with a conference game opener on Saturday (Aug. 23).  Waldorf (Iowa) will travel to Mayville State with a kick-off starting at 1 p.m. in Mayville, N.D.  It will be the first-ever NSAA conference game for the Warriors. 

Below is the complete listing of the 2014 NSAA Preseason Football All-Conference Team:

Offense

Position

Name

School

Class

Height

Weight

Hometown

QB

Beau Eriksson $

Jamestown (N.D.)

JR

6'4"

190

Devils Lake, N.D.

QB

Stephen Baswell ^

Presentation (S.D.)

SR

6'0"

175

Huachuca City, Ariz.

RB

Jesse Carney

Dickinson State (N.D.)

SR

5'10"

185

Kailua, Hawaii

RB

Jerril Jenkins ^

Mayville State (N.D.)

JR

5'10"

190

Miami, Fla.

OL

Zac Woods $

Dakota State (S.D.)

SR

6'3"

300

Cherokee, Iowa

OL

Tate Rienhart

Presentation (S.D.)

SR

6'6"

280

Onida, S.D.

OL

George Trujillo $

Valley City State (N.D.)

SR

6'2"

265

El Paso, Texas

OL

Sean Emry

Jamestown (N.D.)

SR

6'2"

280

Las Vegas, Nev.

OL

Kelli Copp

Dickinson State (N.D.)

JR

6'3"

270

Kaneohe, Hawaii

WR

Zach Ely $

Dakota State (S.D.)

SR

6'0"

185

Colton, S.D.

WR

JT Keith

Dickinson State (N.D.)

SR

6'4"

195

Miles City, Mont.

WR

Mike Sena

Jamestown (N.D.)

JR

6'0"

160

Fontana, Calif.

TE

Gavin Farley

Jamestown (N.D.)

SO

6'1"

210

Centerville, Minn.

K

Thomas Cortez $

Valley City State (N.D.)

SR

6'0"

190

Kihei, Hawaii

 

Defense

Position

Name

School

Class

Height

Weight

Hometown

DL

Zach McBeain

Valley City State (N.D.)

JR

6'1"

245

Shakopee, Minn.

DL

Garrett Tenney

Jamestown (N.D.)

SR

6'3"

225

Gardnerville, Nev.

DL

Sam Herauf

Dickinson State (N.D.)

SR

6'3"

260

Dickinson, N.D.

DL

Aaron Johnson $

Mayville State (N.D.)

JR

6'6"

240

New London, Minn.

DL

Alex Karpstein $

Presentation (S.D.)

SR

6'1"

240

Gresham, Ore.

LB

Travis Ahlgren ^

Mayville State (N.D.)

SR

6'1"

195

Chugiak, Alaska

LB

Jarelle Miller

Jamestown (N.D.)

JR

6'2"

225

Orlando, Fla.

LB

Alex Huitzil

Dickinson State (N.D.)

SR

5'11"

230

San Lucas, Calif.

LB

Jacob Grosz $

Mayville State (N.D.)

SR

5'9"

205

Barnesville, Minn.

DB

Rashad Flanders
$ !

Mayville State (N.D.)

SR

5'11"

185

Miami, Fla.

DB

Austin Lake

Presentation (S.D.)

SR

5'11"

175

Gettysburg, S.D.

DB

Paten Asuncion

Valley City State (N.D.)

SR

5'10"

185

Waipahu, Hawaii

DB

Wes Worthen

Jamestown (N.D.)

JR

5'8"

170

Columbus, Ga.

! 2014 NSAA Football Preseason Player-of-the-Year
$ 2013 NSAA Football All-Conference First Team
^ 2013 NSAA Football All-Conference Honorable Mention

Nick Huntimer, North Star Athletic Association Sports Information Director