January 8, 2020
For Immediate Release
2019 Don Hansen All-Super Region Three Team
Bolles, Edwards, Brown, Vaval & Washington, Annese Earn Top Regional Honors
BROOKFIELD, Ill. — The Don Hansen Football Committee has released the 2019 Don Hansen NCAA Division II All-Super Region Three squad today (Jan. 8).
The Don Hansen team carries out the legacy of long-time small college football advocate Don Hansen, who passed away at age 75 on Aug. 29, 2010. Hansen, from Brookfield, Ill., started and published Don Hansen’s National Weekly Football Gazette for three decades, selecting NCAA Division II All-America teams for the first time in 1988. Don Hansen’s Football Gazette began selecting Division II All-Region squads in 2003.
The first-team and second-team All-Region selections advance to a national ballot from which the 2019 Don Hansen NCAA Division II All-America team will be selected.
Super Region Three Offensive Player of the Year: Brook Bolles, SR, QB, Central Missouri
Super Region Three Defensive Player of the Year: Austin Edwards, SR, DE, Ferris State
Super Region Three Special Teams Player of the Year: Dante Brown, SR, PK, Fort Hays State
Co-Super Region Three Freshmen of the Year: Trey Vaval, RS, Missouri Western & Gei’Vonni Washington, RB, Ashland
Super Region Three Coach of the Year: Tony Annese, Ferris State