Thirty-Six Area Players, Coaches Named AP Division 5-6 All-State
The Michigan Associated Press has released its 2018 Division 5-6 high school football all-state teams.
Player of the Year
Eric Wenzel, Kalamazoo United, Sr.
First Team All-State
Eric Wenzel, Kalamazoo United, Sr.
Khol Partridge, Brooklyn Columbia Central, Sr.
T’Shawn Wilkes, Detroit Denby, Sr.
Nick Thomas, Jackson Lumen Christi, Jr.
Phillip Jones-Price, Reed City, Sr.
Bryce Stark, Montague, Sr.
Cameron Underwood, Dearborn Heights Robichaud, Jr.
Josiah Lewis, Detroit Osborn, Sr.
Heath Baldwin, Kalamazoo United, Sr.
Jace Cossey, Fennville, Sr.
Keegan Smith, Jackson Lumen Christi, Jr.
Brandon Gross, Montrose, Sr.
Spencer Hathaway, Traverse City St. Francis, Sr.
Luke Marsh, Montague, Sr.
Anthony Pelton, Reed City, Sr.
Rorey Garner, Saginaw Swan Valley, Sr.
Sam Giles, Ishpeming Westwood, Sr.
Max Buikema, Hudsonville Unity Christian, Sr.
Jonathan Moreland, Detroit Denby, Sr.
Jack Townsend, Freeland, Sr.
TJ VanKoevering, Hudsonville Unity Christian, Sr.
Josh Kramer, Lansing Catholic, Sr.
Carson Daniels, Brooklyn Columbia Central, Sr.
Terryon Liddell, Saginaw Swan Valley, Sr.
Jordan Anderson, Harper Woods, Sr.
Brennan Schwarz, Montague, Jr.
Artie Dutmers, Traverse City St. Francis, Sr.
Brenden Sersaw, Clare, Sr.
Marshall Fox, Elk Rapids, Sr.
Jayce Bourcier, Freeland, Sr.
Craig Tibbe, Hudsonville Unity Christian.
Second Team All-State (nominees receiving two or more votes from the voting panel)
Alex Fries, Saginaw Swan Valley, Sr.
Jacob Veale, Portland, Sr.
Kobe Clark, Schoolcraft, Jr.
DeShawn Gibson, Flint Hamady, Sr.
Gehrig Elliott, Brooklyn Columbia Central, Sr.
Christian Bartholomew, Kalamazoo United, Jr.
Drew Peterson, Glen Lake, Sr.
Rachon Gulley, Harper Woods, Sr.
Deveon Weatherspoon, Harper Woods, So.
Kabbash Richards, Lansing Catholic, Sr.
Dayton Keller, Jackson Lumen Christi, Sr.
Garrett Jones, Berrien Springs, Jr.
Trenton Stears, Constantine, Sr.
Jake Esckilsen, Hemlock, Sr.
Malik Brown, Detroit Osborn, Sr.
Tymetrius Patterson, Detroit Denby, Sr.
Noah Graff, Newaygo, Sr.
Gage Nelson, Standish-Sterling, Sr.
Stephen Shewan, Reed City, Sr.
Josh Headlee, Marine City, Jr.
Jackson Price, Reed City, Sr.
Hunter Lewellyn, Hopkins, Sr.
Leroy Quinn, Muskegon Oakridge, Jr.
Jackson Griskie, Macomb Lutheran North, Sr.
Corey Graham, Harper Woods; Isaiah Watts, Detroit Osborn; David Williams, Dearborn Heights Robichaud; Trevor Johns, Manistee; Kaden Kelly, Clare; Conner Campbell, Frankenmuth; Brady Devereaux, Hemlock; Gordie LaFontaine, Elk Rapids; Nolan Smith, Hopkins, Sr.
Danny Passinault, Traverse City St. Francis; Heath Flower, Olivet; Ayden Mullin, Kingsley; Bryson Jensen, Manistee; Danny Vinson, Berrien Springs; Max Swift, Delton Kellogg; Austin Hoffman, Mason County Central; Jack Clancy, Bad Axe; Aren Sopfe, Marine City; Jackson Shreve, Millington; Hugh Brand, Harrison; Brayden Shaw, Ithaca; Devante Bedford, Montrose.
Charles Lake, Harper Woods; TJ Verner, Clawson; Hunter McGillen, Pinconning; Koronte Lowery, Chippewa Hills; Ethan Champney, Saginaw Swan Valley; SirQuarius Ball, Bridgeport; Nick Hunter, Grayling; Alex Villegas, Elk Rapids; Tom Ross, Benzie Central; Andrew Widger, Kalamazoo United.
Jordan Jackson, Detroit Osborn; James Drain, Harper Woods; Jermaine Trammell, Detroit Denby; Tylin Ayers, Stockbridge; Dylan Arthur, Portland; Mike McKerr, Lansing Catholic; Devin Roiter, Olivet; Nick Ames, Kingsley; Ben Kroll, Glen Lake; Tristan Beebe, Elk Rapids; Jared Bangerter, Blissfield; Cole Pape, Delton Kellogg; Krew Conroy, Kalamazoo United; Cole Harger, Muskegon Oakridge; Michael Johnson, Reed City; Todd Grubbs, Hillsdale; Alex Longenbarger, Ida; Bruin French, Clare; Dante Williams, Ithaca; Mason Iserhoth, Shepherd; Brockton Cook, Birch Run; Ricky Williamson, Carrollton; Blake Hewitt, Ishpeming Westwood; Bryce Smith, Hopkins; Caleb Heyboer, Hudsonville Unity Christian.
Tristian Gunter, Harper Woods; McCallister McAvoy, Dundee; Jack Owens, Beaverton; Jarrett Inscho, Beaverton; Nate Stone, Frankenmuth; Garrett Warner, Kalamazoo United; Matt Bilski, Grand Rapids West Catholic; Ethan Gilder, Hopkins; Owen Guilford, Portland.
Cortez Weeks, Detroit Osborn; Keaimbiroirio Perdue, Harper Woods; Cory Hastings, Dearborn Heights Robichaud; Kawan Carter, Detroit Osborn; Tristen Perry, Clawson; Mitchell Mallek, Portland, DJ Daniels, Caro; Bobby Willis, Jackson Lumen Christi.
Taiwan Williams, Dearborn Heights Robichaud; Kyle Stockford, Sanford-Meridian; Jordan Abrams, Niles-Brandywine; Riley Roblyer, Delton Kellogg; Ali Brewster, Flint Hamady; Evan Morris, Ovid-Elsie.
Quinn Wuerfel, Traverse City St. Francis; Aidan Boyd, Clare.
Mason Vieau, Pinconning; Connor Hahn, Hemlock.
Pat Collins, Montague; Monty Price, Reed City; Tim Wooer, Kinglsey; Jason Katt, Benzie Central; John Novara, Portland; Kevin Gavenda, Saginaw Swan Valley.