Prep sports: 10 Mr. Football finalists named


With the Prep Bowl coming next weekend, the Minnesota Football Coaches Association announced ten finalists for the 2013 Mr. Football Award. Here's the list of finalists with what they've done this season.

  • Jacques Perra - QB - Roseville: 3,171 passing yards, 35 TD, 5 INT
  • Tory Adams - RB - Hutchinson: 1,554 rushing yards, 26 TD
  • Matt Christenson of Nicollet: Stats unavailable
  • Ejodamen Ejiya - RB/LB - Spring Lake Park: 862 rushing yards, 9 TD, 112 tackles
  • Jeffrey Jones - RB - Minneapolis Washburn: 1,524 rushing yards, 35 TD
  • Robert Olson - OL - Eden Prairie: Stats unavailable
  • Andrew Stelter - DL - Owatonna: 7 1/2 sacks
  • Michael Strand - RB - Barnesville: 1,701 rushing yards, 31 TD
  • Ezra Szczyrbak - OL - Moose Lake/Willow River: Stats unvailable
  • Blake Weber - RB/LB - Prior Lake: 729 rushing yards, 10 TD, 437 receiving yards, 4 TD

According to the Pioneer Press, the winner will be announced on Dec. 8.

Osseo's Bridgeport Tusler won the 2012 Mr. Football Award. He's now on the South Dakota State University football team.

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