Past Award Winners

2018

Division II & Overall Winner - Corey Ballentine - Senior Defensive Back, Washburn University
Division III - TIE - Nick Giorgio - Senior defensive lineman, Springfield College and Javon Muhammad - Senior defensive end, MacMurray College
NAIA - TIE - Curt Boeke - Senior defensive lineman, Dakota State and Shaq Bradford - Junior defensive lineman, Kansas Wesleyan

2017

Division III & Overall Winner - Michael Joseph, 6’1 180, Sr. Defensive Back, University of Dubuque
Division II - TIE - Marcus Martin, 6’2 255, Sr. Defensive Lineman, Slippery Rock (Pa.) and Nathan Shepherd, 6’5 300, Sr. Defensive Lineman, Fort Hays State
NAIA - Darius Price, 6’2 215, Sr. Defensive Back, Siena Heights

2016

Division II & Overall Winner- Connor Harris, Linebacker - Lindenwood
Division III - Chyron Brown-Wallace - Def Tackle, St Lawrence University
NAIA - Sam Van Ginkel, Def End, Northwestern College

2015

Division II & Overall Winner- Marquis Christian, Safety, Midwestern State
Division III - (TIE) Ryan Aelker, Blufton University and Tom Lally, Mount Union
NAIA - Adam Sauder, Taylor University

2014

Division II & Overall Winner- Darius Allen, Defensive End - Colorado State-Pueblo
Division III - Tyre Coleman, Defensive End – Hobart & William Smith
NAIA (TIE) - Takari Johnson, Concordia Ann Arbor and Ty Phillips, Missouri Valley

2013

Division II & Overall Winner - Pierre Desir, Cornerback - Lindenwood
No Division III or NAIA honorees