All-Great Northern Conference Football: Mosinee’s Garski and Harris Named Players of the Year, Martens Named Coach of the Year

The Great Northern Conference All-Conference Football Teams include standouts from across the GNC.

Mosinee swept Player and Coach of the Year Honors.

Quarterback Trevor Garski was named the GNC Offensive Player of the Year.

Defensive Lineman Nolan Harris was named the GNC Defensive Player of the Year.

Mosinee Head Coach Craig Martens was selected as the GNC Coach of the Year.


First Team
Player Position School Year
* Nolan Harris OL Mosinee 12
* Joe Fugle OL Rhinelander 12
Bryce Sperl OL Medford 11
Jake Seifert OL Medford 12
Walker Beyerl OL Mosinee 12
* Brigham Kelley TE Medford 12
* Davin Stoffel WR Mosinee 11
Keagan Jirschele WR Mosinee 10
* Trevor Garski QB Mosinee 12
* Aiden Gardner RB Medford 12

  • Cayden Neri RB Rhinelander 12
    Parker Goodreau RB Ashland 12
    Cody Lustig K Ashland 12
    * = unanimous selection

Second Team
Player Position School Year
David Granados OL Ashland 12
DJ Woelber OL Hayward/LCO 12
Wyatt Cherek OL Mosinee 12
Owen Kurtz OL Rhinelander 10
Conner Jensen OL Rhinelander 11
Marcus Kruzan WR Ashland 11
Niizhoo Sullivan WR Hayward/LCO 12
Max Masayesva WR Lakeland 11
Kade Jolma QB Ashland 12
Ben Beattie RB Antigo 12
Rocky Wagoner RB Lakeland 11
Caleb Olcikas RB Rhinelander 12
Tanner Poppe K Hayward/LCO 11

First Team
Player Position School Year
Wyatt Cherek DL Mosinee 12
Walker Beyerl DL Mosinee 12
AJ Bergman DL Rhinelander 12
Kolten Ratcliff DL Medford 12
Brigham Kelley DE/OLB Medford 12
Joe Fugle DE/OLB Rhinelander 12
Nolan Harris LB Mosinee 12
Chad Hunt LB Rhinelander 12
Davin Stoffel LB Mosinee 11
Trevor Garski DB Mosinee 12
Caleb Guden DB Medford 12
Evan Utphall DB Mosinee 12
Caleb Olcikas DB Rhinelander 12
Cayden Neri P Rhinelander 12
Bold = unanimous selection

Second Team
Player Position School Year
Jacob Morgan DL Hayward/LCO 12
Max Dietzman DL Medford 10
Ryder Depies DL Merrill 11
Charlie Spink DL Mosinee 12
Bailey Turenne DE/OLB Merrill 12
Barnes Bunkelman DE/OLB Mosinee 11
Hunter Chenier LB Ashland 11
DJ Woelber LB Hayward/LCO 12
Cole Lehman LB Rhinelander 12
Cody Lustig DB Ashland 12
Micah Bacon DB Hayward/LCO 10
Cayden Diels DB Merrill 12
Arik Beske DB Rhinelander 12
Brayden Wiczek P Lakeland 11

Honorable Mention

Player Position School Year
Aaron Converse OL Antigo 12
Adrian Gonzalez OL Ashland 11
Gaitlin Gunn OL Hayward/LCO 12
Zane Amershek OL Lakeland 10
Will Haavisto OL Medford 11
Ryder Depies OL Merrill 11
Abrehm Van Wie OL Merrill 12
Aiden Pehlke OL Merrill 12
Cody Lustig WR Ashland 12
Caleb Guden WR Medford 12
Drake Grod WR Mosinee 12
Bailey Turenne WR/QB Merrill 12
Chase Briggs QB Hayward/LCO 12
Brayden Wiczek QB Lakeland 11
Jacksen Smith QB Rhinelander 12
Tukker Schreiner RB Medford 11
Brian Ball RB Merrill 11
Barnes Bunkelman RB Mosinee 11
David Bock DL Lakeland 12
Parker Crass DL Medford 12
Owen Kurtz DL Rhinelander 10
Ayden Froemel DE/OLB Hayward/LCO 12
Gaitlin Gunn DE/OLB Hayward/LCO 12
Jerry Goselin DE/OLB Lakeland 11
Cayden Neri DE/OLB Rhinelander 12
Ben Beattie LB Antigo 12
Conner Kolz LB Antigo 12
Kendal Miller LB Hayward/LCO 11
Erik Mann LB Merrill 10
Ethan Peterson DB Ashland 11
Austin Defoe DB Ashland 12
Jake Hayes DB Lakeland 12
Max Masayesva DB Lakeland 11
Keagan Jirschele DB Mosinee 12
Drake Grod DB Mosinee 12
Cole Worrall DB Rhinelander 12
Caleb Winter DB Rhinelander 11


Know some top athletic performances? Seeing some great teams in action?

We can use your help, and it’s simple.  Witness some great performances? Hear about top athletes and top teams in our area?

Nominate an athlete or team: HERE

Pancakes or Waffles!  We feature top area athletes with our world-renowned feature. Send us your nominations for who you’d like us to interview HERE

Baked or Fried! We also feature difference makers throughout central Wisconsin: coaches, booster club leaders, adminstration, volunteers, you name it. Send us your nominations for who you’d like us to interview HERE

College Athlete Roundup! We want to recognize student-athletes from the area who are competing at the college level. Send us information on college athletes from the area with our simple form HERE

Where are they Now? We feature athletes and difference makers  from the past, standouts in sports who excelled over the years and have moved on. Know of a former athlete, coach or difference maker who we should feature? Know of a former standout competitor whose journey beyond central Wisconsin sports is one we should share? Send us information on athletes and difference makers of the past with our simple form HERE 

We welcome your stories! Contact us at [email protected]!

David Keech
Author: David Keech

David Keech is a math teacher in Wisconsin Rapids and public address announcer for Abbotsord High School. He officiates basketball, baseball, and softball in central Wisconsin. He has reported on amateur sports since 2011, known as 'KeechDaVoice.' David can be reached at [email protected]