The 2012 Associated Press Northwest Ohio All-District football selections, based on the recommendations of a state media panel, were announced on November 15, 2012.  The Three Rivers Athletic Conference was well represented in the list of honorees.

Whitmer’s senior quarterback Nick Holley and senior linebacker Jack Linch were named as the offensive and defensive players of the year respectively.  St. John’s Jesuit senior Matt Miller was named as the lineman of the year.  Whitmer head coach Jerry Bell was tabbed as the Division I coach of the year.

Jon Perrin, a senior at Central Catholic, was named as the Division II defensive player of the year.

TRAC football players that received All-District honors include:

ALL-DISTRICT

 

DIVISION I

Offensive Player of the Year:  Nick Holley – Whitmer

Defensive Player of the Year:  Jack Linch – Whitmer

Lineman of the Year:  Matt Miller –  St. John’s Jesuit

Coach of the Year:  Jerry Bell –  Whitmer

First Team – Offense:

Ends

  • Jimmy Orwick, senior – Findlay
  • Liam Allen – senior – St. John’s Jesuit

Linemen

  • Bryce Burnside, senior – Findlay
  • Matt Miller, senior – St. John’s Jesuit
  • Eric Hart, senior – Whitmer

Backs

  • Vance Settlemire, senior – Findlay

Quarterback

  • Nick Holley, senior – Whitmer

Kicker

  • Grant McKinniss, freshman – Findlay

 

First Team – Defense:

Linemen

  • Marquise Moore, senior – Whitmer
  • JoeNathan Mayes, senior – Whitmer

Linebackers

  • Devin Dennard, senior – Findlay
  • Jack Linch, senior – Whitmer
  • Nate Holley, senior – Whitmer

Backs

  • Austin Niswander, senior – Findlay
  • Joseph Davidson, senior – Findlay
  • Marcus Elliott, senior – Whitmer

 

Second Team – Offense:

Ends

  • Chris Boykin, junior – Whitmer

Backs

  • Tre Sterritt, senior – Whitmer

Quarterback

  • Paul Cosiano, senior – Findlay

Kicker

  • Michael Baldwin, junior – Whitmer

 

Second Team – Defense:

Linemen

  • Geno DeMarco, junior – St. John’s Jesuit

Linebackers

  • Vincent Broadway, senior – St. John’s Jesuit

 

Honorable Mention:

  • Brogan Roback, senior – St. John’s Jesuit
  • Devin Thomas, senior – Whitmer
  • Craig Mays, sophomore – St. John’s Jesuit

 

DIVISION II

Defensive Player of the Year:  Jon Perrin – Central Catholic

First Team – Offense:

Ends

  • Andrew Bonfiglio, junior – St. Francis de Sales

Tight End

  • Keith Towbridge, senior – Central Catholic

Linemen

  • Jeff Dew, senior – Central Catholic
  • Zach Harmon, junior – Central Catholic

Backs

  • Amir Edwards, senior – Central Catholic

Quarterback

  • DeShone Kizer, junior – Central Catholic

 

First Team – Defense:

Linemen

  • Jon Perrin, senior – Central Catholic
  • Jarred Gray, senior – Clay

Backs

  • Jayme Thompson, senior – Central Catholic

 

Second Team – Offense:

Kicker

  • Jake Suder, senior – Central Catholic

 

Second Team – Defense:

Linebackers

  • Chris Green, sophomore – Central Catholic

Backs

  • Mitch Cochell, senior -Central Catholic

 

Honorable Mention:

  • Kole Amor, junior – Fremont Ross
  • Devin Dominique, senior – Clay
  • Jared Lutz, junior – Clay
  • Kyle Row, junior – Clay
  • Tyler Knitz, junior – St. Francis de Sales
  • Sam Burns, senior – St. Francis de Sales
  • Michael Wagner, senior – St. Francis de Sales
  • Jake Suder, senior – Central Catholic
  • Derich Weiland, junior – Central Catholic
  • Austin Towsey, senior – Lima Senior
  • Brooklyn Shurelds, senior – Lima Senior

 

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