Friday, November 22, 2013
College of Mount St. Joseph sophomore kicker Shane Kelly (Cincinnati, OH/Turpin) heads a list of Mount players named to the annual All-HCAC football teams. Kelly was selected as the HCAC Special Teams Most Valuable Player and named to the First Team. Joining him on the First Team were teammates: Leonard Riston (Cincinnati, OH/Withrow), a junior wide receiver; Brandon Keller (Flowery Branch, GA/Flowery Branch), a junior offensive lineman; and Samuel Fowler (Cincinnati, OH/Northwest), a senior defensive back.
Kelly scored a team-high 68 points for the Mount this season, converting 11-of-13 feld goal attempts, and 35-of-39 extra points. The 11 field goals and 68
points established new season records for kickers at the Mount.
Seven Mount players were Second Team All-HCAC honorees. They are: junior running back Antonio Banks (Middletown, OH/Middletown); junior wide receiver John Peters (West Chester, OH/Lakota West); senior defensive lineman Russell Turner II (Fairfield, OH/Fairfield); senior defensive lineman Adam Bigelow (Cincinnati, OH/Anderson); junior linebacker Konnor Blevins (Cincinnati, OH/Lakota West); junior linebacker Brent McCleerey (Mooresville, IN/Monrovia); and senior punter Greg Tabar (Cincinnati, OH/Colerain).
Caleb Watkins (Middletown, OH/Middletown), a junior quarterback, was named Honorable Mention All-HCAC.