Class 11A All-State Football Team Named

The class 11A All-State football team has been selected. State champion Madison gets the most on the team with five. The 11A All-State football team was named by the South Dakota High School Football Coaches Association. State runner up Dell Rapids had five players named on the team as well. St. Tomas More would place four players on the All-State team. Here is a complete list of the 11A All-State team:

Offense

Quarterback — Josh Giles, Madison (Sr., 5-10, 156)

Fullback — Matt Gillogly, Dell Rapids (Sr., 6-2, 200)

Running Back — Jadon Janke, Madison (Sr., 6-3, 190); Austin Carter, Dakota Valley (Sr., 5-8, 175)

Wide Receiver — Jaxon Janke, Madison (Sr., 6-3, 195); Thomas Rafferty, St. Thomas More (Sr., 6-0, 182)

Tight End — Jeff Schuch, Dell Rapids (Sr., 6-5, 200)

Tackles — Quentin McKinney, Madison (Sr., 6-2, 205); Brennan Moran, Dakota Valley (Sr., 6-4, 280)

Guards — Joe Gabaldon, Todd County (Sr., 5-11, 290); Kyle Steineke, Dell Rapids (Sr., 6-0, 230)

Center — Jess Michel, Dell Rapids (Sr., 5-10, 210)

Defense

Defensive End — Kaleb Joffer, Tea Area (Jr., 6-3, 252); Mitchell Quade, Milbank (Sr., 6-2, 200)

Defensive Tackle — Kobe Whipple, St. Thomas More (Sr., 6-1, 255); Cole Van Duyn, Dell Rapids (Sr., 6-1, 220)

Linebacker — Doyle Brown, Madison (Jr., 6-1, 166); Jacob Kasowski, Tri-Valley (Sr., 6-2, 230); Chase Hammerstrom, Dakota Valley (Sr., 5-11, 200); Jake Larson, St. Thomas More (Sr., 6-1, 185)

Defensive Back — Carter Slykhuis, Tea Area (Jr., 5-10, 161); Devon Garry, West Central (Sr., 6-0, 170); Cole Dockter, Milbank (Sr., 6-0, 180); Landon Freeman, Tri-Valley (Sr., 5-11, 170)

Specialists

Kicker — Joe Poepple, St. Thomas More (Sr., 6-2, 180)

Punter — Brody Surrell, Vermillion (Sr., 6-4, 225)

Special Teams Player — Holdyn Breck, Lennox (Sr., 6-2, 175)

Long Snapper — John Henry Hale, Cheyenne-Eagle Butte (Sr., 6-4, 285)

Honorable Mention

Harley Neigle, Cheyenne-Eagle Butte; Jacob Karges, Milbank; Ethan Gilbert, Lennox; Jevin Kratz, Dakota Valley; Blake Ensz, Tea Area; Casey Voichahoske, Dakota Valley; Brad Hoff, Madison; Liam Threaud, Dakota Valley; Cameran Bartmann, Lennox; Nathan Rice, Dakota Valley; Hunter Garry, Dell Rapids; Brock Anderson, Lennox