2016 MIAC Football Regional and National Awards


ATHLETIC HONORS

2016 Gagliardi Trophy Winner 
| Carter Hanson | Sr. | LB | Saint John’s |

2016 D3football.com All-America Team
| Michael Alada | Sr. | CB | St. Thomas | First Team |
| Will Hilbert | Sr. | T | St. Thomas | First Team |
| Drew Neuville | Sr. | TE | Bethel | Third Team |
| Jesse Addo | Sr. | LB | St. Thomas | Third Team |
| Carter Hanson | Sr. | LB | Saint John’s | Third Team |
| Ryan Winter | Sr. | DT | St. Thomas | Honorable Mention |

2016 AFCA Division III Coaches' All-America Team
| Ben Eli | Sr. | OL | Saint John’s | First Team | 
| Anthony King-Foreman | Sr. | DL | St. Thomas | Second Team | 

2016 AFCA Division III Assistant Coach of the Year
| Scott Kirchoff | Bethel |

D3football.com West Region Defensive Player of the Year
| Michael Alada | Sr. | CB | St. Thomas |

D3football.com All-West Region Team
| Drew Neuville | Sr. | TE | Bethel | First Team |
| Will Hilbert | Sr. | T | St. Thomas | First Team |
| Nathan Brinker | So. | DE | Saint John’s | First Team |
| Ryan Winter | Sr. | DT | St. Thomas | First Team |
| Jesse Addo | Sr. | LB | St. Thomas | First Team |
| Michael Alada | Sr. | CB | St. Thomas | First Team |
| Ben Eli | Sr. | C | Saint John's | Second Team |
| Josh Berg | Sr. | T | Concordia | Second Team |
| Peyton Thiry | Sr. | DT | Saint John’s | Second Team |
| Nick Egersdorf | Sr. | DT | Macalester | Second Team |
| Carter Hanson | Sr. | LB | Saint John's | Second Team |
| Alex Berg | So. | LB | Concordia | Second Team |
| Jack Pietruszewski | Sr. | LB | Saint John’s | Second Team |
| Evan Clark | Sr. | WR | Saint John's | Third Team |
| Zach Schwalbach | Sr. | CB | Hamline | Third Team |

D3football.com Preseason All-American Team
| Jordan Roberts | Sr. | RB | St. Thomas | First Team |
| Peyton Thiry | Sr. | DT | Saint John’s | First Team |
| Carter Hanson | Sr. | LB | Saint John’s | First Team |
| Jesse Addo | Sr. | LB | St. Thomas | First Team |
| Will Hilbert | Sr. | T | St. Thomas | Second Team |
| Ryan Winter | Sr. | DT | St. Thomas | Second Team | 


ACADEMIC HONORS

2016 Allstate AFCA Good Works Team
| Drew Neuville | Sr. | TE | Bethel | 

CoSIDA 2016 Academic All-American Football Team
| Jack Pietruszewski | Sr. | DL | Saint John's | First Team |
| Carter Hanson | Sr. | LB | Saint John's | First Team |
| Lucas Glomb | Sr. | DB | Saint John's | First Team |
| Nick Waldvogel | Sr. | WR | St. Thomas | Second Team |
| Nick Egersdorf | Sr. | DL | Macalester | Second Team |
| Ryan Winter | Sr. | DL | St. Thomas | Second Team |

CoSIDA 2016 Academic All-District 6 Football Team
| Matt Miller | Jr. | WR | Saint John's |
| Nick Waldvogel | Sr. | WR | St. Thomas |
| Gavin Dauwalter | Jr. | OL | St. Thomas |
| Steinar Johnson | Sr. | OL | Bethel |
| Christopher Lemke | So. | OL | Augsburg |
| Bennett Celichowski | Sr. | DB | St. Thomas |
| Lucas Glomb | Sr. | DB | Saint John's |
| Isaac Seering | Jr. | DB | St. Thomas |
| Carter Hanson | Sr. | LB | Saint John's |
| Nick Egersdorf | Sr. | DL | Macalester |
| Jack Pietruszewski | Sr. | DL | Saint John's |
| Ryan Winter | Sr. | DL | St. Thomas |


MIAC AWARDS

| 2016 MIAC Football Awards | Athletes of the Week | Elite 22 Award | Academic All-Conference |