Brookfield, IL — The Don Hansen Football Committee has released the 2017 Don Hansen NCAA Division II All-Super Region Two squad today (Jan. 30).

The Don Hansen team carries out the legacy of long-time small college football advocate Don Hansen, who passed away at age 75 on Aug. 29, 2010. Hansen, from Brookfield, Ill., started and published Don Hansen’s National Weekly Football Gazette for three decades, selecting NCAA Division II All-America teams for the first time in 1988. Don Hansen’s Football Gazette began selecting Division II All-Region squads in 2003.

The first-team and second-team All-Region selections advance to a national ballot from which the 2017 Don Hansen NCAA Division II All-America team will be selected.

Super Region Two Offensive Player of the Year:Trenton Cannon, SR, AP, Virginia State

Super Region Two Co-Defensive Players of the Year: Osband Thompson, SR, LB, Tuskegee & Kyle Kitchens, SR, LB, Catawba

Super Region Two Special Teams Player of the Year:Trenton Cannon, SR, RS, Virginia State

Super Region Two Freshman of the Year: MarQuel Shelton, DE, Lane

Super Region Two Coach of the Year: Pete Shinnick, West Florida

First Team Offense

POS NAME HT WT YR SCHOOL HOMETOWN

QB Amir Hall 6-4 180 JR Bowie State Bowie, Md.

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