The 10 finalists for the 2015 Mr. Football Award have been announced by the Minnesota Football Coaches Association (MFCA).
The Mr. Football Award is sponsored by the Minnesota Football Coaches Association (MFCA) and the Minnesota Vikings. The Mr. Football Award was first presented in 2004, with the first winner being Nick Mertens of East Grand Forks High School. The 2014 Mr. Football Award winner was Robbie Grimsley, Hutchinson High School.
The 2015 Mr. Football Award will be presented at the Mr. Football Banquet on Sunday, November 22 (12:00 PM) at the Doubletree by Hilton Minneapolis Park Place Hotel.
The 10 finalists for the 2015 Mr. Football Award (in alphabetical order) are:
Isaac Collins (Maple Grove) RB/DB
Carter Coughlin (Eden Prairie) LB
Logan Hatfield (Bemidji) RB
Amani Hooker (Park Center) QB/WR/DB/Ret
Tyler Johnson (Minneapolis North) QB/FS
Kamal Martin (Burnsville) QB/DB/LB
David McCuskey (Orono) RB
Bishop McDonald (North St. Paul) DB/RB/Ret
Dillon Radunz (Becker) OL/DL
To be nominated for the Mr. Football Award:
Nominee must be a graduating senior
Nominee’s Head Coach must be a current member of the MFCA
Nominee must not have any MSHSL violations
Previous winners of the Mr. Football Award:
2014 – Robbie Grimsley, Hutchinson
2013 - Jeffrey Jones, Minneapolis Washburn
2012 - Bridgeport Tusler, Osseo
2011 - Philip Nelson, Mankato West
2010 - Peter Westerhaus, Holy Family Catholic
2009 - Zach Vraa, Rosemount
2008 - Varmah Sonie, Apple Valley
2007 - Michael Floyd, Cretin-Derham Hall
2006 - Blake Sorensen, Eden Prairie
2005 - Matt Carufel, Cretin-Derham Hall
2004 - Nick Mertens, East Grand Forks
Questions may be directed to Mr. Football Committee Chair Rick Sutton at [email protected] or (612) 860-6624.
If you plan to attend the Mr. Football Banquet, please notify Jim Dotseth ([email protected]).