Mid-South Conference Communications
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – The 2020 All Mid-South Conference Sun Division teams and individual award winners were announced by conference officials on Monday.
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Southeastern’s (Fla.) Cooper Jones is the Craig Mullins MSC Sun Offensive Player of the Year, while Keiser’s (Fla.) Jalen Wring is the MSC Sun Defensive Player of the Year and Sun Defensive Freshman of the Year.
The individual awards and all-conference teams are selected by a vote of the Sun Division’s coaches. Coaches are not allowed to vote for their own players.
In addition to the players of the year, Webber International’s (Fla.) John Mangarillo is the Offensive Freshman of the Year and Keiser’s Doug Socha is the 2020 Ron Finley Sun Division Coach of the Year.
Jones averaged 252 passing yards per game and accounted for 20 touchdowns this season. He completed 60.6 percent of his passes while throwing for 1,512 yards. Jones finished first in the MSC in both total passing yards and passing yards per game. He earns Offensive Player of the Year honors for a second consecutive season.
Wring finished his freshman campaign leading the Seahawks with 41 tackles. He also recorded five tackles for loss and three sacks. Wring’s three sacks are tied for the fourth-most in the conference.
Mangarillo was apart of a Webber International offense that totaled 1,765 yards this season and scored 14 touchdowns. He was a member of an offensive line that allowed just 1.5 sacks per game which is tied for third in the conference and 12th in the NAIA.
Socha led Keiser to a 7-0 record during his third year at the helm of the Seahawks. Keiser won its second-straight MSC Sun Division Crown finishing 5-0 in conference play. Socha was also named the Ron Finley Sun Division Coach of the Year last season.
Ave Maria’s (Fla.) Kristian Marks, Florida Memorial’s Anthony Harris, Keiser’s Sage Chen-Young, Southeastern’s (Fla.) Connor Curry, St. Thomas’ (Fla.) Tyler Thomas, Warner’s (Fla.) Quinterrious Hill and Webber International’s (Fla.) Colton Cormier were all named to the MSC Football Sun Division Champions of Character Team.
31 players earned first team all-conference honors and 27 were selected second team all-conference as voted on by the coaches. Ties for all-conference teams were not broken.
2020 First Team All Mid-South Conference Sun Division:
|OL||William Bell||Keiser (Fla.)|
|OL||Jeremiah Guillaume||Keiser (Fla.)|
|OL||Austin Sherrill||Keiser (Fla.)|
|OL||Jonas Small||Warner (Fla.)|
|OL||LaMarcus Smith||Ave Maria (Fla.)|
|OL||Tanner Sims||Warner (Fla.)|
|TE||Jaylen Arnold||Keiser (Fla.)|
|WR||Tyrese Blue||St. Thomas (Fla.)|
|WR||Myles Henderson||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|WR||Eugene Witherspoon||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|All Purpose||C’Quan Jnopierre||St. Thomas (Fla.)|
|QB||Cooper Jones||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|RB||Robert Armes||St. Thomas (Fla.)|
|RB||Bryan Bell||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|RB||Antwione Sims||Keiser (Fla.)|
|K||Logan Robinson||Keiser (Fla.)|
|DL||Victor Alvarez Jr.||Keiser (Fla.)|
|DL||Donnel Bennett III||St. Thomas (Fla.)|
|DL||Loobert Denelus||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|DL||Marc Laurore||Keiser (Fla.)|
|LB||Colton Cormier||Webber International (Fla.)|
|LB||Davion Cross||Keiser (Fla.)|
|LB||Nicholas Engler||St. Thomas (Fla.)|
|LB||Marc Viechec||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|LB||Jalen Wring||Keiser (Fla.)|
|DB||Sage Chen-Young||Keiser (Fla.)|
|DB||Sidney Porter||St. Thomas (Fla.)|
|DB||Cory Rahman||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|DB||Khalid Scott||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|Return Specialist||Caleb Walls||Keiser (Fla.)|
|P||Devyn McCormick||Ave Maria (Fla.)|
2020 Second Team All Mid-South Conference Sun Division:
|OL||Ray Lewis||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|OL||Jared Noble||St. Thomas (Fla.)|
|OL||Keyon Phillips||St. Thomas (Fla.)|
|OL||Cody Rand||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|TE||Iyan Hinkle||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|WR||Wendell Harris||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|WR||Jerson Jacques||Keiser (Fla.)|
|All Purpose||Michael Robinson||Keiser (Fla.)|
|QB||Will Tate||Ave Maria (Fla.)|
|RB||Lorine Parker||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|RB||Charles Philias||Ave Maria (Fla.)|
|RB||Javon Wilson||Warner (Fla.)|
|K||Billy McConnell||St. Thomas (Fla.)|
|DL||DQ Bailey||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|DL||Alessandro Cantillo||Keiser (Fla.)|
|DL||Alec Major||Ave Maria (Fla.)|
|DL||Trenton Surloff||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|LB||Joey Fleurjuste||St. Thomas (Fla.)|
|LB||Connor Jewel||Ave Maria (Fla.)|
|LB||Stephen Killop||Ave Maria (Fla.)|
|DB||Jhaqwori Austin||St. Thomas (Fla.)|
|DB||Jake Collins||Keiser (Fla.)|
|DB||Eddie Graham||Southeastern (Fla.)|
|DB||Shane O’Brien||Ave Maria (Fla.)|
|DB||Trent Peacock||Webber International (Fla.)|
|Return Specialist||Nick Torres||Ave Maria (Fla.)|
|P||Joe Ebel||Webber International (Fla.)|