Tiger football players earn postseason accolades
Southwest Missouri Football Coaches Association All-Area selections were recently announced, with seven Nevada Tigers netting (class 4) accolades.
Nevada senior Hunter Mason was selected as a first-team tight end, while sophomore Peyton Denney was a first-team offensive line selection.
Tigers collecting All-Area second-team accolades, were: seniors Braxton Shadden and Trevor Olson. Shadden earned second-team selections on both sides of the ball — running back and defensive back, while Olson was selected at linebacker.
Nevada gridders selected to the third-team, were: Caleb Longobardi (OL); Tanner Gotschall (DB); Zach Gardner (RB); and Mason (LB).
The Missouri Football Coaches Association also recently announced its All-State selections, with Mason (TE), Denney (OL), and Shadden (DB) making the third-team.
In addition, Mason and senior quarterback Braeden Hinton were named to the Missouri Academic All-State team.
Check a future edition to find out which Tigers received team awards