IKM-Manning landed seven players on the 2018 Class A, District 2 football teams released recently.
Four Wolves earned first-team recognition.
Named to the first-team offense were senior lineman Ian Bornhoft and senior running back Stephen Grimm.
Senior Nathan Blankman earned a spot on the first-team defense as a defensive back, while senior Grant Stracke was recognized as the first-team kicker.
Senior end Alex Lingle earned a position on the second-team offense, while senior linebacker Dane Blom and junior linebacker Colten Brandt both were honored on the second-team defense.
Sioux Central senior running back Ben Hargens was named the District 2 offensive player of the year.
The defensive player of the year was Alta-Aurelia senior lineman Nick Gaes, while Ridge View senior Ezra Miller was recognized as the District 2 lineman of the year.
IKM-Manning’s Cory McCarville also was recognized as one of the two assistant coaches of the year in District 2, joining TJ Schaefer of Alta-Aurelia.
Alta-Aurelia co-head coaches Chris Reinhart and Grant Peckenschneider were honored as the league’s head coaches of the year.
The All-District 2 teams are below.
First Team Offense
Sam Zimmerman, Alta-Aurelia, OL, Sr.; Levi Sleezer, Alta-Aurelia, OL, Soph.; Jayden Harder, Sioux Central, OL, Soph.; Ezra Miller, Ridge View, OL, Sr.; Ian Bornhoft, IKM-Manning, OL, Sr.; Jake Hanson, Sioux Central, QB, Sr.; Derek Girard, Manson-Northwest Webster, QB, Sr.; Jake Tokheim, Ridge View, QB, SR.; Ben Hargens, Sioux Central, RB, Sr.; Stephen Grimm, IKM-Manning, RB, Sr.; Anthony Krier, Alta-Aurelia, RB, Jr.; Sean Newell, Fort Dodge St. Edmond, RB, Sr.; Logan Cuthrell, Ridge View, TE, Sr.
First Team Defense
Nick Gaes, Alta-Aurelia, DL, Sr.; Alex Deroos, Alta-Aurelia, DL, Soph.; Jackson Benrich, Fort Dodge St. Edmond, DL, Jr.; Trevor Robbins, Alta-Aurelia, LB, Sr.; Prestan Sampson, Sioux Central, LB, Sr.; Jake Kliegl, Ridge View, LB, Sr.; Ben Quade, Manson-Northwest Webster, LB, Sr.; Nathan Blankman, IKM-Manning, DB, Sr.; Blake Cavanaugh, Sioux Central, DB, Sr.
First Team Punter
Riley Peters, Manson-Northwest Webster, Sr.
First Team Kicker
Grant Stracke, IKM-Manning, Sr.
Specialist of the Year
Blake Cavanaugh, Sioux Central, Sr.
Second Team Offense
Keaton Mork, Alta-Aurelia, OL, Sr.; Brady Madsen, Sioux Central, OL, Jr.; Matt Brosamle, Ridge View, OL, Sr.; Nick Lawler, Fort Dodge St. Edmond, OL, Jr.; Jared Vohs, Ridge View, OL, Jr.; Michael Ryhard, Alta-Aurelia, RB, Jr.; Kevin McGuire, Ridge View, Sr.; Caden Webber, Sioux Central, End, Sr.; Alex Lingle, IKM-Manning, End, Sr.; Drew Schaeffer, Fort Dodge St. Edmond, End, Soph.; Dawson Estergraaf, Manson-Northwest Webster, End, Sr.
Second Team Defense
Jair Lopez, Alta-Aurelia, DL., Jr.; Trent Anderson, Sioux Central, DL, Jr.; Nick Gisch, Ridge View, DL, Sr.; Zach Siefken, Manson-Northwest Webster, DL, Sr.; Logan McCoy, Alta-Aurelia, LB, Jr.; Dane Blom, IKM-Manning, LB, Sr.; Colten Brandt, IKM-Manning, LB, Jr.; Zach Isa, Alta-Aurelia, DB, Sr.; Jake Saunders, Sioux Central, DB, Jr.; Aric Stephan, Alta-Aurelia, DB, Sr.; Teagan Pritchard, Sioux Central, DB, Jr.
Second Team Punter
Nick Gaes, Alta-Aurelia, Sr.
Second Team Kicker
Anthony Krier, Alta-Aurelia, Jr.