The Cardinals are led by six 2019 D3football.com All-North Region players, including the North Region Offensive Player of the Year, quarterback Broc Rutter ’20. Rutter is the first team quarterback on the All-CCIW team for the fourth straight season, the CCIW Art Keller Offensive Player of the Year for the third time, and one of 12 semifinalists for the Gagliardi Trophy, given to the best player in the nation in Division III football.
Joining Rutter on the All-North Region First Team are running back Ethan Greenfield ’22, wide receiver Andrew Kamienski ’21, guard Sharmore Clarke ’21 and cornerback Jake Beesley ’21. This season, Kamienski set single-season and career records at North Central in receiving yards, touchdown catches and receptions. With four touchdowns on Saturday, he pushed his season total to 30, becoming the first player in Division III history to do so in a single football season.