5 MAC Schools are ranked in the 5th Weekly 2019 Ohio AP State Football Poll.

Coldwater is ranked 1st, Anna is ranked 5th and Minster is ranked 7th in Division VI. Marion Local is ranked 1st and New Bremen is ranked 11th in Division VII in the 5th Weekly 2019 Ohio AP State Football Poll.

Complete 2019 Ohio AP State Football Poll

2019 OHSAA Football Computer Rankings – Week 5

The 2nd weekly OHSAA Football Computer Rankings were released and 5 MAC schools are in the top 8 in their region.

Division V, Region 20
14. Versailles

Division VI, Region 23
1. Coldwater, 5. Anna, 6. Minster, 12. Parkway, 22. Fort Recovery, 23. St. Henry

Division VII, Region 28
1. Marion Local, 5. New Bremen, 19. Delphos St. John’s

Complete 2019 OHSAA Football Computer Rankings

5 MAC schools are ranked in the 3rd Weekly 2019 Ohio AP State Football Poll.

Coldwater is ranked 1st, Anna is ranked 6th and Minster is ranked 8th in Division VI. Marion Local is ranked 1st and New Bremen is ranked 11th in Division VII in the 3rd Weekly 2019 Ohio AP State Football Poll.

Complete 2019 Ohio AP State Football Poll

9/6 Football Scores

Anna 49 Brookville 16
Coldwater 37 Mount Healthy 7
Valley View 16 Fort Recovery 13
Bishop Watterson 31 Marion Local 7
Minster 35 Covington 25
New Bremen 34 Ansonia 6
Parkway 21 Spencerville 6
Fort Loramie 42 St. Henry 7
Versailles 48 Delphos Jefferson 0

2018 OPSWA All-Ohio Football Teams

The MAC was represented by multiple student athletes on the 2018 OPSWA All-Ohio Football Teams.

Division V
1st Team
Running Back: Riley Huelskamp, Anna, 5-10, 175, Jr.

Special Mention
Isaac Dodds, Anna
Evan Hiestand, Versailles
Kamren Steward, Anna

Division VI
1st Team
Wide Receiver: Nick Tangeman, Maria Stein Marion Local, 6-4, 175, Sr.
Linebacker: Sam Huelsman, Maria Stein Marion Local, 6-4, 230, Sr. (Defensive Player of the Year)
Defensive Back: Matt Rethman, Maria Stein Marion Local, 5-11, 155, Sr.

2nd Team
Running Back: Zach Niekamp, St. Henry, 6-1, 195, Sr.
Offensive Lineman: Payton Lange, St. Henry, 6-3, 220, Sr.
Kicker: Blake Dippold, Coldwater, 5-9, 190, Jr.

3rd Team
Offensive Lineman: Reece Eifert, Maria Stein Marion Local, 5-10, 200, sr.

Special Mention
Nathan Bruns, Maria Stein Marion Local
Jake Hemmelgarn, Coldwater
Cole Frilling, Coldwater
Mitch Niekamp, Coldwater
Brandon Fleck, Maria Stein Marion Local

Complete 2018 OPSWA All-Ohio Football Teams

2018 OHSAA Football Playoff Brackets

Division V
Region 18
Division V, Region 18 Regional Quarterfinal at Elyria Catholic: Elyria Catholic 42 Anna 35

Division VI
State Final 4
Marion Local
Division VI State Championship: Kirtland 16 Marion Local 7
Division VI State Semifinal at Lima Senior: Marion Local 34 Seneca East 6

Region 24
Coldwater, Marion Local, St. Henry
Division VI, Region 24 Regional Championship at Sidney: Marion Local 40 Coldwater 19
Division VI, Region 24 Regional Semifinal at Sidney: Coldwater 20 St. Henry 19
Divison VI, Region 24 Regional Semifinal at Wapakoneta: Marion Local 33 Lima Central Catholic 17
Division VI, Region 24 Regional Quarterfinals at Coldwater: Coldwater 49 Deer Park 14
Division VI, Region 24 Regional Quarterfinals at Marion Local: Marion Local 55 Spencerville 7
Division VI, Region 24 Regional Quarterfinals at Mechanicsburg: St. Henry 37 Mechanicsburg 7

Division VII
Region 28
Division VII, Region 28 Regional Semifinal at Wapakoneta: Crestview 28 Minster 14
Division VII, Region 28 Regional Quarterfinal at Minster: Minster 51 Riverside 6

2018 MAC Football Leaders & Stats – Week 10

Team Leaders
Team Offense
Team Rushing: Anna 267.9/game
Team Rushing TD’s: Anna & St. Henry 36
Team Rushing Yards per Carry: Minster 6.26
Team Passing: Coldwater 198.3/game
Team Passing TD’s: Coldwater 24
Team Passing Interceptions: St. Henry 5
Team Total Offense: Marion Local 383.1/game
Scoring Offense: Marion Local 38.6/game
Margin of Victory: Marion Local 27.8

Team Defense
Team Rushing Defense: St. Henry 73.2/game
Team Rushing Yards per Carry: St. Henry 2.6/carry
Team Rushing TD’s Allowed: Marion Local 8
Team Passing Defense: St. Henry 58.1/game
Team Passing TD’s Allowed: St. Henry 2
Team Passing Interceptions: Minster 18
Total Team Defense: St. Henry 131.3/game
Scoring Defense: Marion Local 9.5/game

Penalty Yards: St. Henry 258
Turnover Ratio: Anna +14

Individual Leaders
Individual Offense per Game
Rushing Yards: Zach Niekamp, St. Henry 1604 yards (160.4/game)
Rushing TD’s: Zach Niekamp, St. Henry 25
Rushing Yards per Carry (min. 100 attempts): Zach Niekamp, St. Henry 7.0
Passing Yards: Jake Hemmelgarn, Coldwater 1975 yards (197.5/game)
Passing TD’s: Jake Hemmelgarn, Coldwater 23
Passing Yards per Completion (min. 100 attempts): Nate Bruns, Marion Local 18.1
Receiving Yards: Nick Tangeman, Marion Local 803 yards (80.3/game)
Receptions: Cole Frilling, Coldwater 48 (4.8/game)
Receiving Yards per Reception (min. 20 receptions): Nick Tangeman, Marion Local 24.3
Receiving TD’s: Nick Tangeman, Marion Local 11
Scoring: Riley Huelskamp, Anna 162 points

Individual Defense

Tackles: Owen Sheridan, Fort Recovery 122 tackles (12.2/game)
Sacks: Evan Hiestand, Versailles 11
Interceptions: Mike Ketner, Minster 6
Fumble Recoveries: 4 tied with 3

Individual Special Teams
Kick Scoring: Alex Klosterman, Marion Local 53 points
Field Goals Made: Blake Dippold, Coldwater 6
Extra Points Made: Alex Klosterman, Marion Local 44
Punting (minimum 10 punts): Jacob Wenning, Coldwater 39.5
Kickoff Returns: Riley Pearson, Fort Recovery 685 yards
Punt Returns: Jay Knapke, St. Henry 210 yards

Special thanks to Robb Hemmelgarn for compiling the statistics.

Complete Week 10 MAC Individual and Team Leaders

2018 MAC Football All-Conference Teams

MAC Offensive Player of the Year: Zach Niekamp, Running Back, St. Henry
MAC Defensive Player of the Year: Sam Huelsman, Outside Linebacker, Marion Local
MAC Co-Coaches of the Year: Nick Marino, Anna & Tim Goodwin, Marion Local

Cody Frericks – Minster

Jeffrey Richards – Anna
Cole Frilling – Coldwater
Nick Tangeman – Marion Local

Brandon Fleck – Marion Local

Blake Dippold – Coldwater

Isaac Dodds – Anna

Brayden Farley – Anna
Payton Lange – St. Henry

Jack Knapke – Fort Recovery
Devin Siefring – St. Henry

Nathan Bruns – Marion Local

Riley Huelskamp – Anna
Nolan Habodasz – Marion Local
Zach Niekamp – St. Henry

Bart Bixler – Anna
Jake Hemmelgarn – Coldwater     

Brandon Heitkamp – New Bremen
Evan Hiestand – Versailles

Darrin Hays – Marion Local
Jacob Rindler – New Bremen

Mitch Niekamp – Coldwater
August Boehnlein – Minster

Ben Wenning – Coldwater
Sam Huelsman – Marion Local

Matt Rethman – Marion Local
Jay Knapke – St. Henry

John Tangeman – Marion Local
Sam Lefeld – St. Henry

Evan Hiestand – Versailles

Gavin Thobe – Fort Recovery
Bryce Blickle – New Bremen
Jay Knapke – St. Henry

Jacob Wenning – Coldwater

Ryan Bertke – New Bremen

Brandon Siegrist – Fort Recovery
Reece Eifert – Marion Local

Derek Wilker – Marion Local
Sam Schmiesing – Minster

Eric Schlarman – Marion Local
Ben Kuck – New Bremen

Clay Schmitz – Fort Recovery

Mitch Niekamp – Coldwater
Alex Schmitmeyer – Minster
Nick Hawk – Parkway

Isaac Dodds – Anna
Payton Lange – St. Henry

Brayden Farley – Anna
Cameron McEldowney – St. Henry

Kam Steward – Anna
Jaren Fishbaugh – St. Henry

Jeffrey Richards – Anna
Ethan Thieman – St. Henry

Justin Schwieterman – Coldwater
Mike Ketner – Minster

Brandon Shannon – Anna
Myles Blasingame – Coldwater
Curtis Schwinnen – Delphos St. John’s

Anna: Luke Cantrell, Isaac Lininger, Jarred Seigle, Dylan Steinke-Ellinger
Coldwater: Paul Buschur, Evan Dysert, AJ Kunk, Alex May, Noah Miller, Nolan Tobe
Delphos St. John’s: Hunter Bonifas, Lucas Metcalfe, Dominic Metzger, Jared Wurst
Fort Recovery: Josh Muhlenkamp, Clayton Pearson, Braydon Schoen, Owen Sheridan, Kaden Will
Marion Local: Lucas Bertke, Matt Everman, Alex Klosterman, Grant Meier
Minster: Dustin Fericks, Jack Heitbrink, Jacob Niemeyer, Dylan Sharp
New Bremen: Casey Parker, Justin Tenkman, Grant Selby, Nick Wells
Parkway: Jason Luth, Nick Riley, Noah Riley
St. Henry: Cody Bruggeman, Daylen Froning, Sam Hartings, Caden Niekamp
Versailles: Andrew DeMange, Tyler Gigandet, Nathan Wagner