County boys receive first team honors


Staff Report



Delta’s Anthony Russell handles the ball in a game earlier this season. He was named first team All-NWOAL in boys soccer.


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The county had many players receive first team honors when the NWOAL all-league boys soccer list was announced last week.

First team All-NWOAL for league champion Archbold were Josh Kidder, Kaiden Bedsole, Denver Beck and Andrew Hogrefe.

For Delta, Anthony Russell and Jared Gilders were selected first team all-league. Riley Hensley and Trevor Schaller made it for Swanton.

Player of the year honors went to Kidder, while Archbold mentor Sean Stewart and Liberty Center’s Bill Strauss shared the honors for coach of the year.

First team

Josh Kidder, jr., Archbold; Kaiden Bedsole, sr., Archbold; Denver Beck, sr., Archbold; Andrew Hogrefe, jr., Archbold; Evan Smith, sr., Bryan; Tyler Manon, soph., Bryan; Anthony Russell, sr., Delta; Jared Gilders, sr., Delta; Orry Killam, jr., Liberty Center; Parker Strauss, jr., Liberty Center; Riley Hensley, soph., Swanton; Trevor Schaller, sr., Swanton.

Player of the Year: Josh Kidder, Archbold.

Coach of the Year: Sean Stewart, Archbold; Bill Strauss, Liberty Center.

Second team

Luke McQuade, sr., Archbold; Caleb Wooley, sr., Archbold; Trevan Kindinger, sr., Archbold; Isaac Bowers, sr., Bryan; Zach Seaman, fr., Bryan; Logan Albring, sr., Delta; Darren Pinson, sr., Liberty Center; Tanner Reimund, soph., Liberty Center; Zach Miller, jr., Liberty Center; Zach Schaller, jr., Swanton; Cole Mortemore, soph., Swanton; Lucas Blanchong, sr., Wauseon; Easton Delgado, fr., Wauseon.

Honorable mention

Archbold: Chase Kohler, Nick Waidelich, Connor Hagans, Lucas Yoder, Trey Theobald.

Delta: Kyle Hadley, Kaden Pirrwitz.

Swanton: Chase Moore.

Wauseon: Jameson Gray, Logan Richer.

Delta’s Anthony Russell handles the ball in a game earlier this season. He was named first team All-NWOAL in boys soccer.
http://www.fcnews.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/45/2017/10/web1_Russell-footwork.jpgDelta’s Anthony Russell handles the ball in a game earlier this season. He was named first team All-NWOAL in boys soccer. File Photo

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