September 19, 2021

Iowa Newspaper Association all-state football teams

Class 4-A

First Team Offense

QB: Ryan Boyle, Sr., WDM Dowling. RB: Trevor Allen, Sr., Waukee; Riley Newberg, Sr., Ankeny; Justice O’Conner, Sr., Bettendorf. OL: Erik Nelson, Sr., Waukee; John Raridon, Jr., WDM Valley; Cole Wymore, Sr., WDM Dowling; Julian Good-Jones, Sr., CR Washington; Jake Marnin, Sr., SE Polk. WR/TE: Austin Ahrendt, Sr., Sioux City East; Dominique Dafney, Sr., WDM Valley; Ricky Grimes, Sr., North Scott. UT: Austin Simmons, Sr., CB Lewis Central. K: Jarod Amundson, Sr., Sioux City East.

First Team Defense

DL: Max Morris, Sr., WDM Dowling; Anthony Nelson, Sr., Waukee; Jack Kallenberger, Sr., Bettendorf; Hezekiah Applegate, Sr., Johnston. LB: Rodney Harris, Sr., WDM Dowling; Pat Gray, Sr., Waukee; Connor Vincent, Sr., CR Washington; David Smith, Sr., Bettendorf. DB: Nolan Wengert, Sr., Johnston; John Milani, Sr., Iowa City West; Nick Wilson, Sr., WDM Dowling. UT: Reid Snitker, Sr., CR Washington. P: Nick McLellan, Sr., WDM Dowling.

Captain: Boyle, WDM Dowling.

Second Team Offense

QB: Ryan Schmidt, Sr., Linn-Mar. RB: Drew Gray, Sr., WDM Valley; Alex Stueve, Sr., Sioux City East; Sam Cook, Jr., Fort Dodge. OL: Dalton Kuehl, Sr., CR Jefferson; Elliot Klim, Sr., Bettendorf; Ryan Spelhaug, Sr., Pleasant Valley; Elijah Swehla, Sr., WDM Dowling; Collin Olson, Sr., Ankeny Centennial. WR/TE: Colby Shane, Jr., Ames; Eric Fardal, Jr., WDM Dowling; Shaun Beyer, Jr., CR Kennedy. K: Tommy Zinselmeier, Sr., Johnston.

Second Team Defense

DL: Royal Silver, Sr., CR Washington; Jojo Simpson, Sr., CR Prairie; Cassin Wolfe, Sr., Bettendorf; Nick Tweeten, Sr., Waukee. LB: O’Rien Vance, So., CR Washington; Gray Gochenour, Sr., WDM Dowling; Deion Mikesell, Sr., SE Polk; Kyle Boulanger, Sr., Waukee. DB: Landon Akers, Sr., CR Washington; Dante Campero, Sr., WDM Dowling; Keller Prien, Sr., WDM Valley. P: Matt Wieskamp, Sr., Muscatine.

Third Team Offense

QB: Brock Larsen, Sr., DM Hoover. RB: Tavian Patrick, Jr., CR Washington; Keagan Pinter, Sr., CR Prairie; Darius Shumpert, Sr., DM Lincoln. OL: Eric McDonald, Sr., Iowa City High; Bryce Meeker, Sr., CR Prairie; Spencer Williams, Jr., Cedar Falls; Kane Johnson, Sr., North Scott; Jake Heinrich, Jr., Urbandale. WR/TE: Oliver Martin, So., Iowa City West; Dom Marschel, Jr., DM Hoover; Trey Burt, Jr., Waterloo West. K: Austin Adamson, Jr., Pleasant Valley.

Third Team Defense

DL: Talon Burke, Sr., Muscatine; Cale Anselme, Sr., Ankeny Centennial; Parker Steffen, Sr., CR Kennedy; Mitchell Brinkman, Jr., CB Lewis Central. LB: Royce Willett, Sr., Cedar Falls; Osha Wylie, Sr., Ottumwa; Ben Slavens, Jr., Pleasant Valley; Colin Kreiter, Sr., North Scott. DB: Peyton Imhof, Sr., Dubuque Hempstead; Jacob Houghton, Sr., Davenport Central; Isaiah Kramme, Sr., Ankeny Centennial. P: Robert Neustrom, Sr., Sioux City North.

Class 3-A

First Team Offense

QB: Alex Nielsen, Sr., Creston/O-M. RB: Matt George, Jr., Sergeant Bluff-Luton; Grant Petersen, Sr., Bondurant-Farrar; Tony Tobin, Sr., Sioux City Heelan. OL: Tommy Peterson, Sr., Washington; Tim Otting, Sr., CR Xavier; Logan Linderbaum, Sr., Solon; Luke Oja, Sr., Carlisle; Colin Brown, Jr., West Delaware. WR/TE: T.J. Hockenson, Jr., Chariton; Luke Greenslade, Sr., Norwalk; Jacob Sloss, Sr., ADM. UT: Addison Ross, Sr., Carroll. K: Seth Johnson, Sr., Pella.

First Team Defense

DL: Garret Jansen, Sr., Pella; Joe Kayl, Sr., Sioux City Heelan; Jacob Sandoz, Sr., Sergeant Bluff-Luton; Drew Wagner, Sr., Clear Creek-Amana. LB: Brady Ross, Sr., Humboldt; Tyler Smith, Sr., Sioux City Heelan; Daryn Sebelius, Sr., Washington; Seth Maitlen, Jr., Creston/O-M. DB: Noah Clayberg, Jr., Pella; Will Whiton, Sr., Perry; Jake Hovden, Sr., Decorah. UT: Austin Kloewer, Jr., Dallas Center-Grimes. P: Grant Sherman, Sr., Saydel.

Captain: Jansen, Pella.

Second Team Offense

QB: Brent Lammers, Sr., West Delaware. RB: Coy Roussell, Jr., West Delaware; Brandon Kramer, Sr., Solon; Chase Shiltz, So., Creston/O-M. OL: Garrett Gibson, Jr., Dallas Center-Grimes; Connor Lindaman, Jr., Davenport Assumption; Conor Meislahn, Sr., Bondurant-Farrar; Brandon Bahlman, Sr., Waverly-Shell Rock; Jordan Thompson, Sr., Creston/O-M. WR/TE: Tucker Spears, Sr., Sioux City Heelan; Eli Cleveland, Sr., Carroll; Tyler Borchers, Sr., Le Mars. K: Conner Pals, Sr., Creston/O-M.

Second Team Defense

DL: Mike Maher, Sr., CR Xavier; Jacob Protzman, Sr., Dallas Center-Grimes; Gavin Dinsdale, Jr., Webster City; Brett Bowers, Sr., Independence. LB: Matt Baur, Jr., Winterset; Ben Wellendorf, Sr., Carroll; Kyle Van Ginkel, Jr., Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley; Joe Doran, Sr., Greene County. DB: Will Warner, Jr., Pella; Tanner Dunkin, Sr., Knoxville; Jaxon Heinz, Sr., Humboldt. P: James Grell, Sr., DeWitt Central.

Third Team Offense

QB: Nick McCann, Sr., Sioux City Heelan. RB: Isaiah Johnson, Sr., Ballard; Jacob Henigan, Sr., Washington; Riley Hasken, Sr., Dubuque Wahlert. OL: Cameron Gordon, Sr., Webster City; Kelly Pierce, Sr., Gilbert; Jake Noel, Jr., Sioux City Heelan; Tyler Johnson, Sr., Western Dubuque; Justin Schwennen, Sr., DeWitt Central. WR/TE: Nick Easley, Sr., Newton; Colton Marlin, Jr., Keokuk; Dax Hatfield, Sr., Gilbert. K: Jose Fuentes, Sr., Carlisle.

Third Team Defense

DL: Cole Schlenker, Jr., Bondurant-Farrar; Mitch Daharsh, Sr., Gilbert; Austin Schulte, Jr., Pella; Tyler Strong, Sr., Sergeant Bluff-Luton. LB: Andrew Ragsdale, Sr., Waverly-Shell Rock; Michael Sorfonden, Sr., Harlan; Quinton Murphy, Sr., Pella; Beau Ohm, Sr., Le Mars. DB: Brett Buchmann, Sr., Sioux City Heelan; Andrew Meyer, Sr., Western Dubuque; Henry Sanders, Sr., Carlisle. P: Spencer Wyant, Sr., Sergeant Bluff-Luton.

Class 2-A

First Team Offense

QB: Derek Lieurance, Sr., Cascade. RB: Carter Isley, Jr., Albia; Josh Mackey, Sr., North Fayette Valley; Chandler Diercks, Sr., Clear Lake. OL: Nick Yarkosky, Jr., Albia; Patrick Girard, Sr., CMB; Andy Cooper, Sr., Sheldon; Ian Slagle, Sr., South Tama County; Colton Lueck, Sr., Dyersville Beckman. WR/TE: Bryce Kemp, Sr., CMB; Nate Bergfeld, Sr., Cascade; Austin Folsum, Sr., Spirit Lake. UT: Trenton Sann, Sr., Clarion-Goldfield. K: Joey Nissen, Sr., CMB.

First Team Defense

DL: Braden DeBoer, Sr., Sioux Center; Mario Pena, Sr., Hampton-Dumont; Tanner Rentschler, Sr., New Hampton; Wyatt Sadler, Sr., Center Point-Urbana. LB: Ryan Sarver, Sr., Albia; Connor Frerichs, Sr., New Hampton; Christian Rozeboom, Sr., Sioux Center; Tyler Hirsch, Jr., Dyersville Beckman. DB: Tanner Thompson, Sr., Forest City; Blake Bayer, Jr., Albia; Tucker Tenge, Sr., New Hampton. UT: Brady Stover, Jr., CMB. P: Peyton Paddock, Sr., Monticello.

Captain: Mackey, North Fayette Valley.

Second Team Offense

QB: Alec Henricksen, Sr., Spirit Lake. RB: Mitchell Stahl, Sr., Williamsburg; Brandon Kinsey, Sr., Center Point-Urbana; Isaiah Vaughn, So., Union. OL: Nathan Decker, Sr., Anamosa; Brock Brandt, Sr., Clear Lake; Hunter Gerths, Sr., Albia; Ethan Lape, So., North Fayette Valley; Jared DeVoe, Sr., Clarinda. WR/TE: Rickey Reeve, Sr., PCM; Matt Cox, Jr., North Polk; Nick Wall, Sr., Northeast. K: Adrian Castanon, Sr., South Tama County.

Second Team Defense

DL: Josh Hof, Sr., Mount Vernon; Nashua Lansing, Sr., North Fayette Valley; Ben Kincart, Jr., Davis County; Justin Bossard, Sr., Albia. LB: Steven Holloway, Sr., Mediapolis; Tyler Duster, Jr., Aplington-Parkersburg; Ko Kieft, Jr., Sioux Center; Tyler Frasher, Sr., Anamosa. DB: Brady Driscol, Sr., Union; Trevor Eiklenborg, Sr., Hampton-Dumont; Noah Heitshusen, Jr., Williamsburg. P: Jacob Jones, Sr., Davis County.

Third Team Offense

QB: Cole Miller, Sr., Hampton-Dumont. RB: Graham Zomermand, Sr., Sioux Center; Jerry Lowe, Jr., South Tama County; Brock Isaacson, Jr., Red Oak. OL: Clayton Weltha, Sr., CMB; Danny McElmeel, Sr., Cascade; Nick Wright, Sr., East Sac County; Harold O’Brien, Jr., Louisa-Muscatine; Caleb Wagner, Sr., Tipton. WR/TE: Eric Mulder, Sr., South Hardin; Charlie Flickinger, Sr., Hampton-Dumont; Xavier Williams, Jr., West Burlington. K: Chase Wilkie, Jr., PCM.

Third Team Defense

DL: Glendon Mesch, Sr., South Hardin; Zach Zwiefel, Sr., Clear Lake; Connor Bodeker, Sr., Williamsburg; Luke Funke, So., Dyersville Beckman. LB: Kendrick Sunkten, Sr., Hampton-Dumont; Jace Hadachek, Sr., Union; Peyton Rutledge, Jr., South Tama County; C.J. Roths, Jr., Central Lyon/GLR. DB: Kolin Schulte, Jr., Anamosa; Ernie Miszewski, Sr., Clear Lake; Luke Pendroy, Sr., PCM. P: Christian Matthews, Sr., Carroll Kuemper.

Class 1-A

First Team Offense

QB: Drew Cook, Sr., Iowa City Regina. RB: TJ O’Toole, Jr., Fort Dodge St. Edmond; Vaughn Moser, Sr., West Lyon; Trent Johnson, So., Dike-New Hartford. OL: Phil Arendt, Sr., Iowa City Regina; Noah Sander, Sr., North Cedar; John St. John, Sr., West Branch; Brett Van Roekel, Sr., West Lyon; Cal Twait, Sr., Manson-Northwest Webster. TE/WR: Jordan Rommes, Sr., South Winneshiek; Ian Malaby, Jr., North Cedar; Nathan Stenger, Jr., Iowa City Regina. UT: Trenton Wells, Sr., Central Decatur. K: Jacob Adam, Sr., Iowa City Regina.

First Team Defense

DL: Jake Newborg, Sr., West Lyon; Adam Poduska, Sr., North Cedar; Luis Uribe, Sr., South Winneshiek; Jacob Giese, Sr., West Branch. LB: Jake Brinkman, Sr., Iowa City Regina; Gavin Richey, Sr., Panorama; David Kacmarynski, So., Pella Christian; Greg Wesley, Sr., Emmetsburg. DB: Cole Ashman, Jr., Woodward-Granger; Landon Peed, Sr., Fort Dodge St. Edmond; Noah Bishop, Sr., Central Decatur. UT: Ryan Moser, Sr., Clayton Ridge. P: Colton Rastetter, Sr., Clayton Ridge.

Captain: Cook, Iowa City Regina

Second Team Offense

QB: Jayden Johnson, Sr., North Cedar. RB: Luke Lenoch, So., West Branch; Sam Wegner, Sr., IKM-Manning; Austin Lentz, Jr., Ogden. OL: Tommy Irvin, Sr., Dike-New Hartford; Brett Waechter, Sr., HMS; Cal Remsburg, Sr., Fort Dodge St. Edmond; Clayton Romitti, Sr., Madrid; Burke Prins, Jr., Hinton. WR/TE: Blake Simons, Sr., HMS; Nick Phillips, Jr., Iowa City Regina; Peyton Pedersen, Jr., Central Decatur. K: Steven Jacobsen, Sr., AHSTW.

Second Team Defense

DL: Tim Butcher, Jr., Manson-NW; Nick Chapman, Sr., Emmetsburg; Landers Kuboushek, Jr., South Winneshiek; Luke Gallagher, Sr., Iowa City Regina. LB: Ryan Hageman, Sr., South Winneshiek; Peyton Gilbert, Sr., Central Decatur; Scott Sievert, Sr., Saint Ansgar; Gavin Blake, Jr., Durant. DB: Tyler Banowetz, Sr., Bellevue; Levi Leiferman, So., Panorama; Colton Hacker, Sr., IKM-Manning. P: Will Bentler, Jr., Durant.

Third Team Offense

QB: Keenan Ploessl, Sr., Bellevue. RB: Gabe Richey, Jr., Panorama; Cody Blackwell, Sr., Van Meter; Michael Santi, So., Madrid. OL: Nick Frommelt, Sr., North Cedar; Lane Kooiker, Sr., Woodward-Granger; Chase Brumm, Sr., Saint Ansgar; Drew Finnegan, Jr., West Branch; Neil Metzger, Sr., West Lyon. WR/TE: Alex Heinke, Sr., Bellevue; Levi Jungling, So., Pella Christian; Luke West, Sr., Ogden. K: Bobby Patterson, Sr., Saint Ansgar.

Third Team Defense

DL: Kyser Allen, Sr., Sumner-Fredericksburg; Carson Lensing, Jr., South Winneshiek; Raff Naughton, Sr., Fort Dodge St. Edmond; Tameron-McGurren-Leal, Jr., AHSTW. LB: Michael Connor, Sr., Woodward-Granger; Zane Harvey, Sr., Missouri Valley; Cody Eischeid, Sr., IKM-Manning; Rylan Richardson, Jr., South Central Calhoun. DB: Connor Neuroth, Jr., Dike-New Hartford; Paul Ter Wee, Sr., West Lyon; Terry Shannon, Jr., AHSTW. P: Chase Rath, So., Highland.

Class A

First Team Offense

QB: Cam Kickbush, Sr., Gladbrook-Reinbeck. RB: Brady Charbonneau, Sr., Logan-Magnolia; Eric Stoakes, Jr., Gladbrook-Reinbeck; Ryan Parmely, Sr., Maquoketa Valley. OL: Jeremiah Clemons, Sr., AGWSR; Landan Paulsen, Sr., Woodbury Central; Dalton Schwartz, Jr., Gladbrook-Reinbeck; Matt Lansing, Sr., Maquoketa Valley; Tucker Winemiller, Sr., Mount Ayr. WR/TE: Brandon Plecker, Sr., Van Buren; Keaton Winn, Jr., Pekin; Blake Summy, Jr., Colfax-Mingo. UT: Garrett Saunders, Sr., Van Buren. K: Jon Meyerring, Sr., CB St. Albert.

First Team Defense

DL: Joe Ricker, Sr., Mount Ayr; Zach Pierce, Sr., Gladbrook-Reinbeck; Levi Paulsen, Sr., Woodbury Central; Ty Pitt, Sr., Logan-Magnolia. LB: Clay Meinders, Sr., AGWSR; Drake Cohrs, Sr., Logan-Magnolia; Bryce Ehlers, Jr., Gladbrook-Reinbeck; Riley Weehler, Sr., Mount Ayr. DB: Gabe Holben, Sr., Logan-Magnolia; Jordan Klingman, Sr., Nashua-Plainfield; Michael Sparkman, Jr., Denver. UT: Jacob Lietz, Jr., Colfax-Mingo. P: Nathan Karsjens, So., AGWSR.

Captain: Parmely, Maquoketa Valley.

Second Team Offense

QB: Jared Myers, Jr., Colfax-Mingo. RB: Levi Stockdale, Jr., AGWSR; Mitch Stevens, Sr., Montezuma; Derek Hensley, Sr., Earlham. OL: Jackson Scott-Brown, Sr., CB St. Albert; Tyler Larson, Sr., Nashua-Plainfield; Dillon Bonham, Sr., Logan-Magnolia; Anthony Lappe, Jr., Griswold; Luke Holman, Sr., Gladbrook-Reinbeck. WR/TE: Will Mertens, Jr., Van Buren; Dylan Irizarry, So., Akron-Westfield; Kezden Blankenship, Jr., West Sioux. K: Brock Rohler, Sr., Grundy Center.

Second Team Defense

DL: Brady Heusinvelt, Sr., Denver; Matt Wieland, Sr., Lone Tree; Zach Schreck, Sr., Earlham; Curtis Hinkle, Sr., Nashua-Plainfield. LB: Cole Reighard, Sr., Pekin; Izaak Shedenhelm, Jr., Denver; Matthew Smith-Petersen, Jr., Audubon; Colton Massengale, Jr., BGM. DB: Trevor Smith, Sr., Audubon; Jackson Lamb, Jr., Nodaway Valley; Zach Allen, Jr., Westwood. P: Kolton Jackson, Jr., Danville.

Third Team Offense

QB: Trever Northrup, So., Pekin. RB: Vance Bohlen, Sr., Belle Plaine; Caleb Schaaf, Sr., Griswold; Reece Reams, Sr., Nashua-Plainfield. OL: Joe Peck, Sr., Montezuma; Rob Bockenstedt, Jr., Maquoketa Valley; Eric Jones, Sr., South O'Brien; Luke Worden, Jr., Belmond-Klemme; Jake Ricker, Sr., Mount Ayr. WR/TE: Christian Wittrock, Sr., Pekin; Jayce Knight, So., BGM; Clayton Braden, Sr., Edgewood-Colesburg. K: Travis Gillham, Sr., Lone Tree.

Third Team Defense

DL: Caleb Meinders, So., AGWSR; Tanner Armstrong, Sr., Nodaway Valley; Devan Amick, Jr., Lawton-Bronson; Tyler Eiffler, Jr., Gladbrook-Reinbeck. LB: Noah Zylstra, Sr., Lynnville-Sully; Nathan Yeager, Sr., Cardinal; Brandon Marks, Sr., Nashua-Plainfield; Mitchell Siech, Jr., Denver. DB: Zach Salow, Sr., Maquoketa Valley; Lane Nichols, Jr., Woodbury Central; Cody Williams, Sr., AGWSR. P: Sam Jennings, Jr., Winfield-Mount Union.

Eight-Man

First Team Offense

QB: Brady Dicks, Sr., Newell-Fonda. RB: Nathan Fitzgerald, Sr., Elkader Central; Clayton Kiefer, Sr., Wayne; Zach Evans, Jr., Coon Rapids-Bayard. OL: Noah Borkowski, Jr., Glidden-Ralston; Bret Blackburn, Sr., Fremont-Mills; Cody Thompson, Sr., Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayshire. WR/TE: Connor Wolterman, Jr., Newell-Fonda; Joe Wolfe, Sr., West Central. UT: Mason Svoboda, Sr., Don Bosco. K: Erick Rodriguez, Sr., Sidney.

First Team Defense

DL: Louis Kriegel, Sr., HLV; Isaiah Petersen, Sr., MMC; Haydn Meier, Sr., Fremont-Mills. LB: Samuel Meyne, Sr., Janesville; Spencer Phillips, Sr., Fremont-Mills; Isaiah Hopp, Sr., Elkader Central. DB: Drew Peppers, Sr., Exira-EHK; Trevor Fenneman, Sr., Clarksville. UT: Levi Klimesh, Sr., Turkey Valley. P: Nolan Robert Dahlhauser Jr., West Bend-Mallard.

Captain: Dicks, Newell-Fonda.

Second Team Offense

QB: Michael Girres, Jr., Graettinger-Terril/Ruthven-Ayshire. RB: Travis Fehr, Jr., West Bend-Mallard; Austin Laabs, Sr., Guthrie Center; Colton Ranney, Sr., Lamoni. OL: Sam Halverson, Sr., Coon Rapids-Bayard; Tyler Schuck, Sr., MMC; Tom Yezek, Jr., Northwood-Kensett. WR/TE: Reed Block, Sr., Boyer Valley; Chase Wetterling, Sr., Melcher-Dallas. K: Emmitt Wheatley, Sr., Adair-Casey.

Second Team Defense

DL: T.J. Even, Sr., Don Bosco; Alex Paulson, Jr., North Iowa; Mason Scheidegger, Jr., Newell-Fonda. LB: Wesley Reever, Sr., Glidden-Ralston; Jacob Hoch, Sr., Melcher-Dallas; Skylar Cudmore, Sr., Harris-Lake Park. DB: Austin Tull, Jr., Lamoni; Dalton Kriegel, Jr., HLV. P: Zach Sommerfelt, Jr., Clarksville.

Third Team Offense

QB: Noah Dodd, Jr., Janesville. RB: Christopher Brown, Jr., Glidden-Ralston; Connor Holmes, Sr., MMC; Dylan Meister, Sr., Tripoli. OL: Colton Dirks, Sr., Midland; Carson Wirtz, Sr., West Bend-Mallard; Kennie Orr, Sr., Elkader Central. WR/TE: Brady Johnson, Jr., Stanton; Jack Thode, Jr., Janesville. K: Sam Honold, Sr., Coon Rapids-Bayard.

Third Team Defense

DL: Carter Kelm, Sr., Clarksville; Keegan Hosfelt, Jr., CAM; Trevor Hulett, Sr., Springville. LB: Tyler Sawyer, Sr., Turkey Valley; Marquise Phillips, Sr., Kee; Coleby Bratrud, Sr., Northwood-Kensett. DB: Parker Powers, So., Fremont-Mills; Michael Coates, Sr., Sidney. P: Drew Ticknor, Jr., CAM.