The 2017Associated Press Division Eight-Man, All-State football team, selected by a statewide panel of Michigan sports writers:

PLAYER OF THE YEAR

Montell Glover, Stephenson

ALL-STATE

Quarterback:

Hunter Riley, Powers North Central; Hunter James, Kingston

Running back:

Montell Glover, Stephenson; Grant Papineau, Central Lake

Receiver:

Jake Witt, Ontonagon; Logan Hardwick, Rapid River

Linebacker:

Andrew Pechette, Kinde North Huron; Curtis Vogel, Deckerville

Defensive back:

Kenton Bowerman, Deckerville; Ethan Humphreys, Mesick

Lineman:

Garrett Dodds, Pickford; Peter Ropiak, Crystal Falls Forest Park; Jimmy Evans, Camden-Frontier; William Jenema, Marion

Specialists

J.P. Szczypka, Bay City All Saints; Hunter Nowak, Morrice

HONORABLE MENTION

RB/DB Connor Bortolini, Crystal Falls Forest Park; RB/LB Scout Bigger, Engadine; RB/DB Erick Carey, Marion; TE/DL Colin Cook, Portland St. Patrick; RB/DB Mike Craig, Kinde North Huron; DB Hunter Fackler, Camden-Frontier; OL/DL Gavin Harris, Rapid River; RB/DB Benson Heath, Wyoming Tri-Unity; RB/DB Cruz Ibarra, Deckerville; TE/LB Wyatt Janowiak, Deckerville; RB/DB John LaMonthe, Pickford; QB Tanner Lawson, Portland St. Patrick; RB/LB Jacob Mauntler, Onekama; QB/DB Braydon Ophoff, Wyoming Tri-Unity; OL/DL Robert Ponchaud, Crystal Falls Forest Park; QB Connor Walters-McDaniel, Lawrence

COACH OF THE YEAR

Issac Viers, Kinde North Huron

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