Finalists for Top Senior Defensive Back Award Announced

WSN has announced the finalists for the Jim Leonhard Award. The award is given annually to the top senior defensive back as part of the WSN Senior Football Awards. The award is named after former Flambeau High School and University of Wisconsin athlete Jim Leonhard, who went on to great success in the NFL with the Bills, Ravens, Jets, Broncos, and Saints.

The pre-season watch list was trimmed down to 15 semi-finalists, and five finalists for the award have now been selected. Winners will be announced the week of the state finals.

Finalists:

  • Alex Belongia, Rice Lake
  • Cole Trimborn, Nicolet
  • Logan Engeseth, DeForest
  • Daniel Martens, Frannklin
  • Cole Toennies, Middleton

Read about the finalists HERE

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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]