(11-8-21) The Western Buckeye League (WBL) announced its 2021 All-League football teams.

Goulet and Leopold

Wapakoneta’s Braeden Goulet was named Offensive Player of the Year (and 1st team Defense), while O-G’s Tyler Leopold was named the Offnsive Lineman of the Year.

Aldrich, Pritchard and Giesige

Shawnee’s Myles Aldrich was named Defensive Back of the Year, sharing the Defensive Lineman of the Year honors were St. Marys’ Dylan Giesige and Bath’s Lucas Pritchard.

Brbdon Bowers

Brandon Bowers of St. Marys was named the Kicking Specialist.

WBL Players of the Year:

  • Offensive Back: Braeden Goulet (Wapakoneta)
  • Offensive Lineman: Tyler Leopold (O-G)
  • Defensive Back: Myles Aldrich (Shawnee)
  • Defensive Lineman: Dylan Giesige (St Marys) and Lucas Prichard (Bath)
  • Kicking Specialist: Brandon Bowers (St Marys)
  • WBL Co-Coach of the Year: Keith Recker – Van Wert
  • WBL Co-Coach of the Year: Travis Moyer – Wapakoneta

1st Team All-WBL Defense:

  • DB Luke Cowan Shawnee
  • DB Caleb Kuhlman O-G
  • DB Braeden Goulet Wapakoneta
  • DE Dylan Giesige St Marys
  • DE Lucas Prichard Bath

FLEX Jayden Irons Elida

  • DL Stash Patterson St Marys
  • DL Tyler Leopold O-G
  • DL Trevor Houts Wapakoneta
  • LB Tanner Howell St Marys
  • LB Myles Aldrich Shawnee
  • LB Kaden Siefring Wapakoneta

1st Team All-WBL Offense:

  • G Stash Patterson St Marys
  • G Cael Hoehn O-G
  • QB Aidan Pratt Van Wert
  • QB Braeden Goulet Wapakoneta
  • RB Nate Jackson Van Wert
  • RB Jace Mullen Wapakoneta
  • T Cullen Dunn Van Wert
  • T Tyler Leopold O-G

TE Maddix Crutchfield Van Wert

  • WR Connor Pratt Van Wert
  • WR Caleb Kuhlman O-G

2nd Team Offense

Quarterback: Landen Jordan – Ottawa-Glandorf

  • Running Back: Ross Henschen – St. Marys
  • Running Back: Ian Fenbert – Ottawa-Glandorf
  • Wide Receiver: Keaton Cooper – Shawnee
  • Wide Receiver: Colin White – Ottawa-Glandorf
  • Wide Receiver: Jayden Irons – Elida


Tight End: Ryan Meier – St. Marys

  • Tackle: Trevor Houts – – Wapakoneta
  • Tackle: Lucas Prichard – Bath
  • Guard: Cooper Adams – Van Wert
  • Guard: Jacob Kirkpatrick – Wapakoneta
  • Center: Chase Jacobs – St. Marys

2nd Team Defense

  • Linebacker: Cy Rump – Ottawa-Glandorf
  • Linebacker: Mike Niebel – Elida
  • Linebacker: Connor Meckstroth – Wapakoneta
  • Defensive End: Aidan Pratt – – Van Wert
  • Defensive End: Beau Nienberg – Ottawa-Glandorf
  • Defensive Interior Line: Turner Witten – Van Wert
  • Defensive Interior Line: Cullen Dunn – Van Wert
  • Defensive Interior Line: Johnny Norris – Shawnee
  • Defensive Back: Connor Pratt – Van Wert
  • Defensive Back: Nate Jackson – Van Wert

Honorable Mention:

Ian Armentrout – QB – SR – Bath
Carter Parlapiano – RB – SR – Bath
RJ Cortez – DL – SR – Bath
Wyatt Maley – DB – SR – Bath

Jaden King – DB – SR – Celina
Aidan Song – WR – SR – Celina
Nick Adams – QB – JR – Celina
Conner Altstaetter – WR – SR – Celina

Alex Hoeffel – LB – SR – Defiance
Dominc Tracy – LB – SR – Defiance
Keagen Villarreal – DL – SR – Defiance
Dawson Hornish – C – SR – Defiance

Jameir Jackson – OT – SR – Elida
Aidan Long-Reed – OG – SR – Elida
Gunner Kuhn – DB – SR – Elida
Colin Mick – C – SR – Elida

Zach Heintz – LB – SR – Kenton
Jarrett Jolliff – WR – SR – Kenton
Trevor Robinson – LB – JR – Kenton
Kooper Johnston – WR – JR – Kenton

Trevor Cantrell – DB – SR – Ottawa-Glandorf
Ben Kahle – OL – SR – Ottawa-Glandorf
Spencer Alt – OL – SR – Ottawa-Glandorf
Landon Morman – DB – JR – Ottawa-Glandorf

Shandon Sewell – OT – JR – Shawnee
Tyler Windau – QB – SR – Shawnee
Carter Fay – DE – JR – Shawnee
Cole Marshall – OG – JR – Shawnee

Caleb Miller – OT – JR – St. Marys
Braeden Hemmelgarn – RB – SR – St. Marys
Ryan Dabis – OG – SR – St. Marys
Braxton King – DT – JR – St. Marys

Garrett Gunter – WR – JR – Van Wert
Ty Jackson – DE – SR – Van Wert
Carter Miller – DB – SR – Van Wert
Trey Luadick – DB – SR – Van Wert

Austin Stauffer – DB – SR – Wapakoneta
Tyler Houser – TE – JR – Wapakoneta
Zach Rogers – DB – SR – Wapakoneta
Cael Rostorfer – OL – SR – Wapakoneta

Did you know….

Van Wert brothers Aidan (QB) and Connor Pratt (WR) were both named 1st team All-League

Celina, Defiance and Kenton had no players selected to the 1st or 2nd teams