Five Red Raiders, three Tigers academic all-district
The Corning football team placed five players on the Eight-Man District 8 academic all-district team, while the Lenox Tigers placed three players on the team.
Making the team for Corning were seniors Justin Marn and Blaine Williams and juniors Drey Barton, Zach Barton and Keegan Longabaugh.
Lenox senior Mason Peterson and juniors Dustin Gordon and Todd Stoaks earned the honor as well.
In order to make the academic all-district team, players must have a cumulative GPA of 3.25 or higher.
The Eight-Man District 8 academic all-district team is as follows:
Seniors — Trevor McKee, CAM; Matthew Williamson, CAM; Justin Marn, Corning; Blaine Williams, Corning; Briar Hoyt, Essex-South Page; Jacob Sunderman, Essex-South Page; Drake Campbell, Fremont-Mills; Dylan Collins, Fremont-Mills; Calvin Gee, Fremont-Mills; Mark Hall, Fremont-Mills; James Hill, Fremont-Mills; Andrew Luke, Fremont-Mills; Landen Nissen, Fremont-Mills; Seth Phillips, Fremont-Mills; Dakota Thomas, Fremont-Mills; Clayton Wilson, Fremont-Mills; Mason Peterson, Lenox; Bruce Gruber, Nishnabotna; Jacob Tristan, Nishnabotna; Nick Benedict, Sidney; Ben Klinkebiel, Sidney; Noah McKeever, Sidney; Allen Hamilton, Stanton; Collin Strickland, Stanton; Jeff Marshall, Stanton; Travis Herzberg, Villisca; Cole Sunderman, Villisca.
Juniors — Logan Dinkla, CAM; Michael Holste, CAM; Drey Barton, Corning; Zach Barton, Corning; Keegan Longabaugh, Corning; Jacob Ohnmacht, Essex-South Page; Austin Switzer, Fremont-Mills; Dustin Gordon, Lenox; Todd Stoaks, Lenox; Bradley Nahkunst, Nishnabotna; Jacob Buck, Nishnabotna; Drake Strickler, Sidney.