WICHITA — Four members of the Bethel College football team were named to the Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference Pre-Season team by the KCAC coaches.
Named to the team were fullback Broderick Green, utility player Montero DuBose, defensive end Michael Bell and linebacker Jariah Booker.
DuBose, a senior from Indianapolis, had 27 catches for 299 yards and a touchdown on offense. He had two punt returns for 17 yards and seven kickoff returns for 135 yards.
Bell, a senior from Wichita, had 61 total tackles last year with 4.5 tackles for a loss. Bell was a second-team All-KCAC pick last season.
Booker, a senior from Oroville, Calif., led the team with 70 total tackles, 12.5 tackles for a loss, 3.0 sacks and four fumble recoveries. Booker was a first-team All-KCAC pick last season.
Green is a sophomore from Grand Prairie, Texas. He played in one game last season.
Bethel opens the season Sept. 2 at home against Dordt College in the KCAC-GPAC Challenge. The Threshers are looking to improve from a 3-7 start.
The complete team is listed below:
QB Cedrick Phillips-*~, Sterling, 6-0, 200, jr., Stockton, Calif.
FB Broderick Green, Bethel, 5-11, 210, so., Grand Prairie, Texas
RB DeMarco Prewitt-#, Kansas Wesleyan, 5-10, 212, so., Menifee, Calif.
RB Tyrone Campbell-^, McPherson, 5-11, 205, sr., Oakland
RB Ontre'Von Cooper-^, Tabor, 5-7, 175, jr., Coldspring, Texas
TE Dylan Wheeler-#, Ottawa, 6-3, 240, jr., Mayetta
UTL Montero DuBose, Bethel, 5-10, 175, sr., Indianapolis
UTL Kelly Cordova, Kansas Wesleyan, 5-10, 204, sr., Frisco, Texas
WR Michael Wimberly-^, Bethany, 5-8, 170, sr., Palmdale, Calif.
WR Sam Camp^, Friends, 5-10, 180, sr., Winfield
WR Zack Johnson, Tabor, 6-1, 180, sr., Coldsprings, Texas
WR Charles Beale-*, Tabor, 5-10, 200, sr., Arden, N.C.
OL Mitch Butterfield-*+, Friends, 6-1, 270, sr., Wichita
OL Ayrius Brown-*, Kansas Wesleyan, 6-4, 289, sr., Carson, Calif.
OL Rigo Guzman-#, Sterling, 6-2, 310, RS So., Thermal, Calif.
OL Spencer Baalman-*~, Tabor, 6-4, 290, sr., Wichita
OL Carlos DeLeon-*, Tabor, 5-11, 270, sr., Oakdale, Calif
DL Michael Bell-^, Bethel, 6-3, 255, Jr. , Wichita
DL Christian McQueen-*, Kansas Wesleyan, 5-11, 229, sr., La Verne, Calif.
DL Andrew Kump-^, Saint Mary, 6-3, 256, sr., Kansas City, Kan.
DL Evan Sprayberry-*+, Tabor, 6-2, 210, jr., Moore, Okla.
LB Jau'mari Clark-#, Bethany, 5-11, 225, so., Dolton, Ill.
LB Jariah Booker-*, Bethel, 6-1, 230, sr., Oroville, Calif.
LB Josh Lewis-*, Friends, 6-1, 220, sr., Maize
LB Swain Williams, Sterling, 6-2, 245, sr., Bellflower, Calif.
DB Rhett Mizer-^, Bethany, 5-10, 175, jr., Atwood
DB Marquis Hodge-#, Southwestern, 6-1, 180, sr., Plano, Texas
DB, Kenya Edner-#, Sterling, 5-11, 170, sr., Pittsburg, Calif.
DB, Kevin Golden-#, Tabor, 6-2, 185, sr., Los Angeles
PK Aiden Pirrin-*, Saint Mary, 5-8, 156, jr., Aurora, Colo.
RET Tyler Welch, Kansas Wesleyan, 5-10, 169, sr., Goleta, Calif.
RET Charles Beale-*, Tabor, 5-10, 200, sr., Arden, N.C.
P Aiden Pirrin-*, Saint Mary, 5-8, 156, jr., Aurora, Colo.
*-2016 All-KCAC First Team selection
^-2016 All-KCAC Second Team selection
#-2016 All-KCAC Honorable Mention selection
+-2016 AFCA-NAIA All-American First Team selection
~-2016 AFCA-NAIA All-American Second Team selection