Seven Crestwood football players earn first Team District honors

CRESCO - Seven Crestwood football players grabbed All-District First Team Honors for the 2022 season while three more Cadets captured Honorable Mention selections. A total of 17 Crestwood players received All-Academic Awards.
Four Cadets were named First Team Offense including: Cole Butikofer, senior, quarterback; Alex Rempfer, senior, lineman; Topher Bigalk, senior, WR/TE; and Zach Mehmert, senior, WR/TE.
Three Crestwood players were named First Team Defense including: Drew Jackson, senior, defensive line; Brock Voyna, sophomore, linebacker; and Ryan Wilson, senior, defensive back.
Honorable Mention selections included: Maurice Powell, senior, running back; Grady Juelsgaard, senior, defensive line; and Zane Wemark, senior, linebacker.
The Crestwood students who earned All-Academic Awards included: Dashel Donlan, sophomore; Bigalk; Robby Ollendieck, junior; Wemark; Cade Korsmo, senior; Aidan Skoda, sophomore; Dylan Shelton, junior; Voyna; Mehmert; Caiden Simiele, sophomore; Alex Rempfer, senior; Sean Hart, sophomore; C. J. Yslas, sophomore; Ethan Rice, senior; Gabe Slavin, junior; Mason Vrba, junior; and Cody Kerian, junior.
Butikofer completed 63 or 135 pass attempts for 729 yards, seven touchdowns and seven interceptions this season. On the ground, he gained 1,308 yards rushing and scored 18 touchdowns on 221 carries, good for an average of 5.9 yards per carry.
Bigalk tallied 407 yards rushing and scored two touchdowns. He also led the team with 31 receptions for 429 yards and four touchdowns. Mehmert had 13 catches for 143 yards and two touchdowns.
On defense, Voyna led Crestwood with 48 total tackles, including 24 solo stops and 3.5 tackles for loss. Jackson had 42 total tackles, including 21 solo stops and 11 tackles for loss. Wilson tallied 28.5 total tackles, 17 solo stops and two interceptions.

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