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10 Earn All-Region Honors

10 Earn All-Region Honors

2017 All-North Region Team

Led by four second-team selections, 10 NCAC football players were named to the 2017 All-North Region Team, it was announced by the website on December 5th.

The four NCAC players named to the second team included Wooster sophomore wide receiver Nick Strausbaugh (Fredericksburg, OH/Waynedale), Wittenberg senior defensive end Chandler Ferko (Plain City, OH/Jonathan Alder), Ohio Wesleyan senior safety Brad Brodek (Parma, OH/Valley Forge) and Oberlin freshman punter Bryant Walker (South Lyon, MI/East).

Six players from the NCAC were named to the third team, including Wabash sophomore running back Ike James (Lowell, IN/Lowell), Wabash senior tight end Dylan Buresh (Holland, MI/Hamilton), DePauw senior offensive guard Thomas Cunningham (Elkhart, IN/Penn), Wittenberg senior offensive guard Scott Turner (Ft. Thomas, KY/Highlands), Oberlin sophomore kicker Michael Leshchyshyn (Seattle, WA/Roosevelt) and Kenyon senior safety Curt Williams (Chesterland, OH/West Geauga).

The teams, selected in balloting by North Region sports information directors and staff, were chosen from 217 nominations by Division III member schools. A total of 75 players were chosen.

Players nominated for All-Region are eligible to be considered for All-America honors, which will be announced the evening of Dec. 15, in’s pregame coverage for Stagg Bowl XLV.

Second Team
Nick Strausbaugh Chandler Ferko Brad Brodek Bryant Walker
Third Team
Ike James  Dylan Buresh Thomas Cunningham  Scott Turner 
  Michael Leshchyshyn Curt Williams