9 area players make IFCA Academic All-State list

A host of area football players received Academic All-State nominations as the Indiana Football Coaches Association released its annual list recently.
Plymouth’s Adam Lacefiled and Christian Wiers both made the list, while Culver Community also saw a pair of players named in Allen Betts and Micah Budzinski.
Culver Military received four Academic All-State distinctions in Beau Eckstein, Eric Maudhuit, Frank Slykas and Caleb Jadrich, and Triton’s D.J. Riffle also made the team.
The criteria for the IFCA honor is a minimum GPA of 3.40 on a 4.0 scale and a minimum SAT of 1660 or minimum ACT of 24.