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Another successful season for Solon has resulted in another sizeable postseason haul for the Spartans.
Solon had five players named to the Iowa Print Sports Writers Association Class 3A all-state teams on Tuesday when the organization released its postseason awards.
Seniors Blake Timmons and Sean Stahle each earned all-state honors for the second consecutive season but at a new position while junior Brett White also earned all-state honors for a second year in a row.
Senior Aiden Doyle and junior Ben Kampman both earned all-state honors for the first time.
Timmons, White and Kampman were all named to the Class 3A first team.
A third-team all-state pick last season as a quarterback Timmons was a first-team pick as a defensive back this season.
The 5-foot-10, 190-pound Timmons had 20 tackles and led Solon with five interceptions returning one for a touchdown.
Timmons also passed for 929 yards and seven touchdowns and rushed for 764 yards and 15 touchdowns as a quarterback.
White earned first-team honors as a linebacker after leading the Spartans in tackles for the second straight season.
The 6-foot, 210-pound White had a team-high 77 tackles and led Solon with 15 tackles for loss and had 3.5 sacks.
White also rushed for 922 yards and 12 touchdowns.
Kampman earned first-team all-state honors as a defensive lineman after ranking second on the team with 41 tackles from his defensive end spot.
The 6-foot-3, 185-pound Kampman had a team-high 15 tackles for loss and led the Spartans with seven sacks.
Stahle and Doyle were each named to the 3A second team.
A second-team pick as a running back last season the 5-foot-10, 175-pound Stahle earned second team honors as a defensive back this fall.
Stahle had 15.5 tackles, three interceptions and recovered two fumbles returning one for a touchdown.
The 6-foot-4, 220-pound Doyle earned second-team all-state honors as an offensive lineman after helping the Spartans average 220 rushing yards and 34 points per game.
2022 Iowa Print Sports Writers Association All-State Football
Quarterback – Teagon Kasperbauer, Sr., Harlan
Running bac/fullback – Brady Miller, Sr., North Polk; Lance Coon, Jr., Humboldt; Brevin Doll, Jr., ADM
Tight end/wide receiver – Max Weaton, Sr., Fairfield; Cade Sears, Jr., Harlan; Colton Rasmussen, Jr., Atlantic
Linemen – Luth Reth, Sr., West Delaware; Kaleb McCullough, Sr., Humboldt; Ben Gard, Sr., ADM; Jace Gubbles, Sr., Harlan; Korver Hupke, Sr., Independence; Clark Younggreen, Sr., Mount Vernon
Kicker – Stephen Leinen, Sr., Harlan
Utility – Aiden Flora, Jr., ADM; Joey Rhomberg, Jr., Mount Vernon
Linemen – Ben Kampman, Jr., Solon; Vince Benetti, Sr., ADM; Gunner Schmitz, Sr., Harlan; Brad Vislisel, Sr., Mount Vernon
Linebacker – Brett White, Jr., Solon; Garrett Assmann, Sr., Harlan; Mitch Johnson, Sr., Independence; Jackson Jaspers, Jr., Mount Vernon
Defensive back – Blake Timmons, Sr., Solon; Aidan Hall, Sr., Harlan; Henry Ryan, Sr., Mount Vernon; Kylar Fritz, Sr., Sioux Center
Punter – Sam Holloway, Sr., ADM
Returner – Tony Valenzuela, Sr., Hampton-Dumont
Utility – Zatyk Holub, Sr., Mount Vernon; Will Orness, Sr., Humboldt
Quarterback – Tyler Smith, Sr., Sergeant Bluff-Luton
Running bac/fullback – Carson Stevenson, Jr., Nevada; Brennan Hayes, Jr., Creston; Will Ward, Sr., West Delaware
Tight end/wide receiver – Jacob Birch, Sr., Harlan; Evan Brase, Jr., Mount Vernon; Jake Hamilton; Sr., Sergeant Bluff-Luton
Linemen – Gene Blalock, Sr., Grinnell; Colten Leslie, Sr., Nevada; Aiden Doyle, Sr., Solon; Drew Hickey, Jr., ADM; Austin Schumacher, Sr., Harlan; Colton Wieland, Sr., Carroll
Kicker – Trevor Beach, Sr., Humboldt
Utility – Alex Manske, Soph., Algona; Cole Werner, Sr., Center Point-Urbana
Linemen – Tayeton Lohaus, Sr., Humboldt; Zane Bendorf, Sr., Harlan; Brennen Blegen, Jr., Benton Community; Carson Bruhn, Jr., Sioux Center
Linebacker – Lamorn Ulfers, Sr., Algona; Christian Madison, Sr., ADM; Matthew Sorfonden, Sr., Harlan; Sterling Haack, Sr., MOC-Floyd Valley
Defensive back – Drew Robinson, Sr., Nevada; Sean Stahle, Sr., Solon; Cade Morse, Sr., ADM
Punter – Simeon Bundt, Sr., MOC-Floyd Valley
Returner – Eli Rouse, Jr., Ballard
Utility – Kyle Kress, Sr., Center Point-Urbana; Brock Fischer, Sr., Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley