The Belmond-Klemme post-season football awards have been announced. One Bronco was named to the All-State team, while fifteen Broncos were named to the All-District team.
Caydon Christensen was selected to the second team All-State team, and first team All-District. He was also named Most Valuable Player and a team captain for the Broncos.
Tate Sander was also named to the first team All-District team. The junior was selected as the Broncos’ offensive MVP. He led the team in rushing yards with 993, carries with 137, yards per carry with 7.2, and scored 12 touchdowns.
Alex Bartz was selected as a member of the first team All-District. The senior was named defensive MVP, and team captain for the Broncos. He was also a member of the All-Academic Team.
Eduin Gonzalez was named to the first team All-District. He successfully kicked 24 of 26 PAT attempts.
Max Beminio was chosen for the first team All-District. The senior led the defense in total tackles with 53 and solo tackles with 36. He led the team in punt average with 31.8 yards.
Triston Yoder was selected to the first team All -District. He led the team in tackles for a loss with ten.
Juan Gomez was named to the second team All-District. He was also honored as Most Improved (Varsity) for the Broncos.
Michael Jenison was chosen for the second team All-District and All-Academic Teams.
Clayton Pletsch was selected for the second team All-District. The junior led the Broncos in kick return yards per carry with 21.5, and amassed 279 yards on 13 kick returns.
Brandon Acuna was named to the second team All-District.
Jaden Warren was chosen for the second team All-District. He was also honored with the B-K Special Sauce Award.
Carson Lane was named to the second team All-District and to the All-Academic Team. The senior was chosen as a team captain, and led the Broncos in receiving with 134 yards on 11 catches, and led the team in interceptions with three.
Jordan Meyer was chosen for the second team All-District and All-Academic Team. He was also named a Bronco Team Captain.
Kaleb Carlson earned an All-District honorable mention. He was also named to the All-Academic Team. The senior was given the Anthony Berns Award, and named a Team Captain. He led the team in yards per reception with 21.5.
Cameron Roberts was given an All-District honorable mention.
Four other Broncos were named to the All-Academic Team: Andrew Lamfers-Hill, Kaden Hansen, Mitchell Fahrman and Cooper Schleisman.
The other Bronco awards included:
Newcomer Award - Brian Duran
Most Improved (Varsity) - Brody Paulsen
Golden Award - Kanon Ketchum and Trenton Berhow
Most Improved (JV) - Hayden Fox and Jose Andrade
Bronco Award - Junior Manula
Six football cheerleaders were also named to the All-Academic Team: Madison Barrus, Jaidynn Knapp, Alaina Lyons, Kylie Krauss, Emma Smith, and Ellie Hinman.