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1000 Yard Guy's 2016 All-State 8-Man Football Teams

Posted Friday, December 2, 2016, at 12:19 AM

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Elm Creek's monster two-way lineman, Nate Bartling. The talented Bartling played much of the season with a torn labrum, yet was still was a force on both sides of ball.
1000 Yard Guy's 2016 All-State 8-Man Football Teams

by Bobby Mills (1000 Yard Guy)

Here are your 2016 Class D-1 and D-2 All-State football teams. There are simply too many talented players to limit each offense and defense to the standard 8 players.

You just feel guilty about leaving a young man off this exclusive this that deserves the honor.

Class D-1 (8-Man) All-State:

Offense:

QB - Grant White - Neligh-Oakdale, 5-9, 140, Senior

RB - Austin Stuhr - Henderson Heartland, 6-0, 180, Senior

RB - Tori Huffman - Burwell, 6-0, 205, Senior

RB - Taten Benson - Cambridge - 6-4, 190, Junior

WR - Tyler Gideon - Burwell - 6-5, 230, Senior

WR - Thomas Ragland - Nebraska City Lourdes - 5-10, 175, Junior

OL - Nate Bartling - Elm Creek - 6-4, 275, Senior

OL - Sam Morrill - Creighton - 5-11, 242, Senior

OL - Aaron Buller - Henderson Heartland - 6-2, 235, Junior

PK - Thomas Chardin - Burwell - 5-8, 154, Senior

KR/PR - Chandler Donscheski - Palmer - 5-10, 175, Senior

ATH - Ryan Neumann - Creighton - 5-11, 185, Senior

Class D-1 (8-Man) All-State Defense:

DL - Chris Bentley - Neligh-Oakdale - 6-0, 205, Senior

DL - Trevor Havlovic - East Butler - 6-2, 205, Junior

DL - Chase Hoffschneider - Burwell - 6-3, 201, Senior

LB - Nolan Plagge - West Point Guardian Angels CC - 6-0, 170, Senior

LB - Connor Klitz - West Point Guardian Angels CC - 5-7, 170, Senior

LB - Hunter Reimers - Palmer - 5-11, 180, Senior

DB - Tyson Belitz - Neligh-Oakdale -6-1, 170, Senior

DB - Hayden Miller - Nebraska City Lourdes - 6-2, 175, Senior

ATH - Leshaun Thornabar - Elm Creek - 6-3, 210, Senior

Punter - Payton Stevens - High Plains - 6-5, 195, Senior

Class D-2 (8-Man) All-State:

Offense:

QB - Kale Kleinschmidt - BDS - 5-8, 160, Senior

RB - Quentin Moles - Bloomfield - 5-10, 170, Junior

RB - Alex Horky - Twin Loup - 5-8, 165, Junior

RB - Trevor Luzum - Exeter-Milligan, 6-0, 170, Senior

WR - Dawson Sudbeck - Wynot - 5-7, 145, Senior

OL - Collin Brown - Blue Hill - 6-3, 300, Senior

OL - Paul Sandoz - Twin Loup - 6-3, 205, Senior

OL - John Surber - Osceola - 6-3, 300, Senior

OL - Cole Wemhoff - Humphrey St. Francis - 6-2, 220, Senior

PK - Jacey Nutter - Sandhills-Thedford - 6-1, 200, Senior

ATH - Christian Harring - Falls City Sacred Heart - 5-10, 166, Junior

Class D-2 (8-Man) All-State Defense:

DL - Holden Stengel - BDS - 6-0, 210, Senior

DL - Michael Keithley - Falls City Sacred Heart - 6-3, 201, Senior

DL - Bryant Jorn - Falls City Sacred Heart - 6-5, 316, Senior

LB - Michael Gibbens - Twin Loup - 5-11, 160, Senior

LB - Cade Pokorny - Sandhills-Thedford - 6-1, 210, Senior

LB - Austin Ahern - Falls City Sacred Heart - 5-10, 209, Senior

DB - Payton Watts - Osceola - 5-10, 165, Senior

DB - Carson Weidner - Humphrey St. Francis - 6-0, 180, Senior

Punter - Branden Bardell - Maxwell - 5-9, 205, Senior

ATH - Jalen Wieseler - Wynot - 5-6, 145, Senior



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