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Senior linebackers top Manchester University team honors

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Senior linebackers Dylin Kennedy (North Manchester, Ind.) and Zach Dashner (South Bend, Ind.) shared Manchester University's 2013 Most Valuable Player award with the announcement at the annual postseason banquet Nov. 24.

Kennedy, ranked among the top 10 in NCAA Division III in solo tackles per game (No. 8 – 7.3 pg as of 12/2/13) topped the defense with 94 tackles, eight and a half which came for opponent losses, en route to joining the career 2000-tackle club. Dashner, listed seventh in the country in interceptions (.6) per game as Dec. 2, led the team and Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference with six picks and was second for MU in tackles (74).

Other awards announced by head coach Shannon Griffith and his staff went to senior tight end Ryne Lehrman (Hoagland, Ind.) – academic award; freshman Dakota Nelson (Fairland, Ind.) – outstanding wide receiver; junior Austin Adams (Dowagiac, Mich.) – outstanding offensive back; senior Cody Larimore (Walton, Ind.) – outstanding offensive lineman; sophomore Taylor Anglemeyer (Wakarusa, Ind.) – outstanding defensive back; senior Scott Barry (Plymouth, Ind.) – outstanding defensive lineman; and Kennedy and senior quarterback Nick Williams (Fort Wayne, Ind.) – shared the captains award.

Dec. 3: All times Eastern
Final
Mount Union 70, at Alfred 45
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Final
UW-Oshkosh 34, at St. Thomas 31
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Final
at Mary Hardin-Baylor 38, Wheaton (Ill.) 16
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Final
John Carroll 31, at UW-Whitewater 14
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Dec. 3: All times Eastern
Final
Mount Union 70, at Alfred 45
Box Score Recap Photos
Final
UW-Oshkosh 34, at St. Thomas 31
Box Score Recap Photos Photos
Final
at Mary Hardin-Baylor 38, Wheaton (Ill.) 16
Box Score Recap Photos
Final
John Carroll 31, at UW-Whitewater 14
Box Score Recap Photos