Tigers’ Johnson, Reinemann named All-BEC

Junior offensive lineman Tre Johnson and junior defensive back Eric Reinemann of Howards Grove were voted All-Big East Conference football honorable mention for the 2016 season by the BEC coaches.

Reinemann made 38 total tackles, including 22 solos, in BEC action.

Senior quarterback Josh Weiss of Cedar Grove-Belgium was voted the league’s Offensive Player of the Year. Weiss, a unanimous All-BEC first-team quarterback, had a sensational conference season. Weiss led the BEC in passing yardage with 2,177 yards, touchdown passes with 34 and completion percentage at 72.0 percent.

Senior inside linebacker Curt Simon of Hilbert/Stockbridge was voted the BEC’s Defensive Player of the Year. Simon finished fifth in the league in total tackles with 70, including 30 solos. He had nine tackles for losses. He was named to the first-team defense.

Three players were named to the first-team offense and defense – senior Reid Hilbelink of CG-B, offensive end and defensive back; junior Kyle Krueger, H/S, offensive lineman and defensive end; and senior Hunter Huiras, Random Lake, offensive lineman and defensive end.

The first-team repeaters include: Hilbelink at offensive end; senior Luke Heinen of Kohler/ Sheboygan Lutheran/Sheboygan Christian, offensive end; senior Anthony Rauch, Ozaukee, offensive lineman; Weiss, quarterback; senior Brayden Van Ess, K/L/C, quarterback; Krueger, defensive end; senior Ben Drenski, Random Lake, inside linebacker; senior Curt Simon, H/S, inside linebacker; and senior Connor Kuhn, H/S, defensive back.


Junior running back Tadeo Maier of Oostbug led the BEC in rushing with 1,239 yards in league play. Maier and Van Ess tied for first in rushing TDS with 14 each.

Hilbelink had a league-high 36 receptions, 1,040 receiving yardage and 15 TD catches. He averaged an impressive 28.9 yards per reception which led the BEC.

Drenski paced the conference in total tackles with 89, including 30 solos. Junior inside linebacker Brock Staudt of Manitowoc Lutheran and senior inside linebacker Alec Arndt of Oostburg tied for first in solo tackles with 54 apiece.

Kuhn intercepted a leaguebest four passes.

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