2000 Preseason All-Americans

Who's going to be a force to be reckoned with? It's probably no surprise that consensus preseason No. 1 Mount Union places the most players on our squad, with three. Quarterback Gary Smeck, wideout Adam Marino and offensive lineman Jason Gerber hope to help lead the Purple Raiders back to the Stagg Bowl.

First Team

QB Gary Smeck, Mount Union
RB R.J. Bowers, Grove City
RB Kenneth Sasu, Marietta
WR Matt Eisenberg, Juniata
WR Adam Marino, Mount Union
TE Bryan Meier, Greenville
OL MacKenzie Hay, Augustana
OL Tim McCarthy, Catholic
OL Adam Grossman, Ithaca
OL Jason Gerber, Mount Union
OL Randy Zook, Susquehanna


DL Justin Harris, Alma
DL Keith Fischer, Dickinson
DL Walt Wright, Wesley
DL Kevin Kelly, Montclair State
LB Dan Philips, University of Chicago
LB Jerimiah Janssen, St. Norbert
LB Beau LaBore, St. John's
DB Clinton Tabb, Rowan
DB David Devine, Wartburg
DB Andre Summers, Wesley
DB Zak Gordon, Coe

Special Teams

K Chris Baughman, Wheaton
P Wilson Hillman, Mississippi College
RET Joshua Carter, Muhlenberg

Second Team

QB Chad Johnson, Pacific Lutheran
RB Jamal Robertson, Ohio Northern
RB Eric Hamilton, Concordia (Wis.)
WR Darryl DeShields, Greenville
WR Chad Hustead, Redlands
TE Jeff Pedersen, Grinnell
OL Jason Wagner, UW-Stevens Point
OL Dave Wonderlick, Susquehanna
OL Tom Bailey, Willamette
OL Jeremy Albritton, Millikin
OL Mark Sunderman, Wittenberg


DL Dane Lundgren, Wheaton
DL Jason Welty, Hanover
DL Harold Brooks, Howard Payne
DL Jeremy Benson, Aurora
LB Bob Meyer, Millikin
LB Todd Lipp, Lebanon Valley
LB John Paul Visosky, Trinity (Texas)
DB Antonio Nash, Susquehanna
DB Chad Klein, Central
DB Seth Mastrine, Wooster
DB Patrick Collins, Bates

Special Teams

K Eric Byrne, RPI
P Kevin McCulley, UW-Stout
RET Jake Wolter, UW-Whitewater
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