Not bad......Jacob Bacon
, Steven Doran
, Victor Jergens
, Isaiah Kent-Schneider
and Danny Morales
have been named to the Google Cloud Academic All-District Football Team, as selected by College Sports Information Directors of America.
The five are now eligible for Google Cloud Academic All-America honors.
Bacon, a senior offensive lineman from Hastings, Minn., is on the all-district team for the second-straight year and went on to be named an Academic All-American in 2018. Bacon has started eight of nine games and helped protect freshman quarterback Ian Corwin
and helped Drake running backs rush for 1,529 combined yards and 14 touchdowns. He graduated with his bachelor's degrees in actuarial science and finance. Bacon is enrolled in Drake's Masters of Business Administration program and holds a 4.00 grade point average.
Doran, a fifth-year wide receiver from Germantown, Wis., earned all-district honors for the second consecutive year. Doran, who has 12 catches for 195 yards and one touchdown, owns a 3.53 GPA as a physics and astronomy double major.
Jergens is a senior defensive linemen who has started all nine games. He leads the team in sacks with three and forced a team-leading two fumbles. This is the first academic all-district accolade for Jergens, who holds a 3.98 GPA in finance.
Another first time honoree, Kent-Schneider is a fifth-year senior, who has also started eight of nine on the offensive line with Bacon. Kent-Schneider graduated with degrees in environmental science and secondary education. He is enrolled in the STEM Education master's program with a 3.98 GPA.
Morales, a sophomore defensive back, has had an outstanding second season. He is second on the team in tackles with 52. Morales owns a 3.74 GPA in health sciences clinical applied.