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Panthers and Comets honored by A-6 coaches

Pekin tailback Dayne Eckley rushed for 1477 yards in 2018, earning him first-team all-district honors in Class A-6.
Pekin tailback Dayne Eckley rushed for 1477 yards in 2018, earning him first-team all-district honors in Class A-6.

All-district honors were recently announced with Pekin and Cardinal having several football players honored by the Class A-6 coaches.

Offensive MVP

Trey Lasek, Highland

Defensive MVP

Tristan Hughes, Durant

Lineman MVP OL

Joe Lilienthal, Durant

Lineman MVP DL

Connor Reed, Pekin

Kicker of the Year

Levi Rohr, Pekin

Punter of the Year

Dylan Fry, Belle Plaine

1st team

Dayne Eckley, RB, Pekin

Zach Hammes, FB, Pekin

Hunter Conger, LB, Pekin

Trey Albert, LB, Cardinal

Dagisteno Shilling, DL, Cardinal

2nd team

Levi Olinger, OL, Pekin

Caleb Comstock, QB, Pekin

Griffen Greiner, WR, Cardinal

Honorable mention

Tanner Bainbridge, LB, Pekin

Kennan Winn, DB, Pekin

Gabe Reyes, LB, Cardinal

Braden Ridgway, LB, Cardinal

Golden Award

Orion Weber, Pekin