Peninsula teams were represented well in the Peninsula Conference football All-Conference awards released this week.
Nikiski finished with a 3-5 record but put eight players on the list, two of them first-team. The first-team players included Dustin Mullins at center and Joe McLeod on defensive line.
Homer won its final two games of the year to finish 2-6, and had six players earn All-Conference honors, including two on the first-team, Jadin Mann at tackle and Josh Manwiller at inside linebacker.
Seward went 2-5 this year and had eight different players named All-Conference, including four on the first-team list with Beau Freiberg at running back and long snapper, Steve Harsman on defensive line, Chris Kingsland at defensive back and Colin Mullaly as kicker and punter.
Offensive Player of the Year: Brendan Wong, Ketchikan.
Defensive Player of the Year: Apete Sasiu, Houston.
Lineman of the Year: Stevie Byron, Ketchikan.
Coach of the Year: Glenn Nelson, Houston.
Quarterback — Brendon Wong, Ketchikan; Running back — Apete Sasiu, Houston; Beau Freiberg, Seward; Fullback — Kennedy Fono, Houston; Wide receiver — Christopher Carlson, Ketchikan; CJ Jasper, Ketchikan; Tight end — Brandon Wieber, Ketchikan; Tackle — Jack Sasiu, Houston; Jadin Mann, Homer; Center — Shawn Graham, Houston; Wakefield Kremer, Houston; Dustin Mullins, Nikiski.
Defensive line — Stevie Byron, Ketchikan; Shawn Graham, Houston; Joe McLeod, Nikiski; Steve Harsman, Seward; Inside linebacker — Kennedy Fono, Houston; Josh Manwiller, Homer; Outside linebacker — Owen Mulhaney, Houston; Gavin Mulhaney, Houston; Defensive back — CJ Jasper, Ketchikan; Apete Sasiu, Houston; Chris Kingsland, Seward.
First-team special teams:
Kicker — Collin Mullaly, Seward; Punter — Collin Mullaly, Seward; Return specialist — CJ Jasper, Ketchikan; Long snapper — Beau Frieberg, Seward; Utility player — AJ Malouf, Ketchikan.
Quarterback — Gavin Mulhaney, Houston; Running back— Owen Mulhaney, Houston; Fullback — Sam Berry, Nikiski; Gabe Schrock, Seward; Wide receiver — Prokhopy Konev, Homer; Tight end — Chris Kingsland, Seward; Center — Jordan Sewell, Seward; Guard — Joshua Manwiller, Homer; Steve Harshman, Seward; Tackle — Stevie Byron, Ketchikan.
Defensive line — Renzie Lorenzo, Ketchikan; Wakefield Kremer, Houston; Zack Condon, Homer; Hamilton Cox, Nikiski; Jordan Sewell, Seward; Inside linebacker — Chris Brown, Ketchikan; Beau Freiberg, Seward; Outside linebacker — Brock Sarks, Nikiski; Gabe Shrock, Seward; Defensive back — Talupo Falaniko, Houston; Prokhopy Konev, Homer; Sam Berry, Nikiski; Collin Mullaly, Seward.
Second-team special teams:
Kicker — AJ Malouf, Ketchikan; Punter — Anthony Kalugin, Homer; Return specialist — Apete Sasiu, Houston; Long snapper — Dustin Mullins, Nikiski; Utility player — Koleman McCaughey, Nikiski.
Honorable mention offense:
Quarterback — Anthony Kalugin, Homer; Noah Litke, Nikiski; Tommy Cronin, Seward; Tight end — Laineil Guim, Houston; Mason Payne, Nikiski; Tackle — Finn Heimbold, Homer.
Honorable mention defense:
Defensive line — Jeremiah Barrett, Houston; Defensive back— Sylvester Gaona, Homer; Noah Litke, Nikiski; Tommy Cronin, Seward.
Honorable mention special teams:
Kicker — Denali Whitted, Houston; Sylvester Gaona, Homer; Punter — Brandon Weiber, Ketchikan; Return specialist — Prokhopy Konev, Homer; Long snapper — Jadin Mann, Homer; Utility player — Thomas Oaka, Seward.