HAMPDEN-SYDNEY, Va. -- Hampden-Sydney College placed six student-athletes on the 2019 All-Old Dominion Athletic Conference Football Teams, including senior wide receiver Major Morgan/Onancock and junior placekicker Rhett Andersen/Colorado Springs, Colo. as First Team All-ODAC selections, senior offensive lineman Andrew Grage/Virginia Beach as a Second Team All-ODAC choice, along with senior linebacker Griffin Davis/Charlottesville, junior defensive lineman Phil Pullen/Manassas and sophomore running back Kaleb Smith/Rocky Mount as Third Team All-ODAC honorees.
Morgan, a team captain, started all 10 games this season and led the Tigers and the ODAC in receptions with 74, totaling 886 receiving yards and one touchdown. He also led the conference in receptions per game (7.4), while fourth in yards and receiving yards per game (88.6), and 11th in receiving average (12.0). Morgan is tied for 16th in Division III receptions per game. He had a career-high 14 receptions for a game-high 165 yards against Shenandoah (10/19)—the 14 receptions tying for the fifth-most in a single game. A three-time All-ODAC honoree, Major concluded his outstanding four-year career with 232 receptions for 3,084 receiving yards and 26 touchdowns in 38 games (33 starts) to rank fourth in career receptions and receiving yards, and fifth in receiving touchdowns at H-SC.
Andersen made 10-13 field goals this season for an ODAC-best 76.9 percent, adding a perfect 17-17 on PATs, tied for the ODAC-best, totaling 47 points to rank fifth in ODAC kick scoring. He kicked the two longest field goals in the conference this season, including a 49-yarder at Guilford (10/26) and a 48-yarder against Averett (9/7). Andersen is ranked 18th in Division III field goal percentage and is tied for 21st in DIII field goals per game (1.00), the latter ranking second in the ODAC. A two-time All-ODAC honoree, Rhett has made 15-20 career field goals for 75.0 percent, adding 51-51 on PATs (100%), for 96 points in 19 games.
Grage started all 10 games this season and anchored the offensive line from his left tackle position as the Tigers accounted for 3,036 yards of total offense, including 2,288 yards passing and 748 yards rushing with 17 touchdowns and 10 field goals. H-SC ranked fifth in the ODAC in passing yards per game (228.8). A two-time All-ODAC honoree, Andrew concluded his career with 29 starts in 33 games for the Tigers.
Davis, a team captain, started all 10 games this season and led the Tigers in tackles with 99, including 5.5 tackles for loss and one sack with two interceptions. He ranked second in the ODAC in tackles and tackles per game (9.9), while tied for 12th in interceptions and 29th in tackles for loss. A three-time All-ODAC honoree, Griffin concluded his outstanding four-year career with 295 tackles, including 38 tackles for loss and 9.5 sacks with four interceptions, three forced fumbles, three fumble recoveries and six passes defended while starting all 39 games at H-SC.
Pullen started all 10 games this season and was fifth on the team in tackles with 47, including a team-best 7.5 tackles for loss, 2.5 sacks and one forced fumble. He tied for ninth in the ODAC in forced fumbles, tied for 15th in tackles for loss and tied for 19th in sacks. Phil has started 19 of 27 career games at H-SC with 80 tackles, including 14 tackles for loss, four sacks and the one forced fumble.
Smith started five of six games this season and accounted for 654 all-purpose yards, including 362 yards rushing and 292 yards receiving with four touchdowns. Injury-plagued throughout, he had 98 rushing attempts (3.7) and two touchdowns along with 32 receptions (9.1) and two touchdowns, adding a two-point conversion attempt on the ground, as well. A two-time All-ODAC honoree, Kaleb has started six of 14 career games for the Tigers with 1,917 all-purpose yards, including 964 yards rushing and 953 yards receiving with 13 touchdowns.
The complete 2019 All-ODAC Football Teams and special award winners are listed below, as released today by the conference office.
2019 ALL-ODAC FOOTBALL TEAMS
J. Stokeley Fulton Offensive Player of the Year: Jay Scroggins, Sr., QB, Bridgewater
Lou Wacker Defensive Player of the Year: Re'Shaun Myers, Sr., LB, Bridgewater
ODAC Coach of the Year: Mike Clark, Bridgewater
ODAC Rookie of the Year: Viante Tucker, Fy., WR, Bridgewater
ODAC/Virginia Farm Bureau Insurance Scholar-Athlete: Sean Clark, Sr., OL, Washington and Lee
|ALL-ODAC FIRST TEAM|
|Jay Scroggins||Sr.||QB||Bridgewater||Josh Fleenor||Sr.||DL||Emory & Henry|
|Tre Frederick^||Sr.||RB||Randolph-Macon||Da'von Keith||Sr.||DL||Emory & Henry|
|Akiva Wedge||Sr.||RB||Southern Virginia||Steve McNair*||Sr.||DL||Randolph-Macon|
|Jordan Foster||Sr.||APB||Randolph-Macon||Andrew Frailer^||Jr.||DL||Washington and Lee|
|Derrick Yates^||Sr.||WR||Emory & Henry||Re'Shaun Myers*||Sr.||LB||Bridgewater|
|Major Morgan*||Sr.||WR||Hampden-Sydney||Gary Ramey, Jr.^||Sr.||LB||Bridgewater|
|Conner Kleffman||Sr.||TE||Bridgewater||Ivan Phillips||So.||LB||Emory & Henry|
|Cole Cooksey||Jr.||OL||Bridgewater||Will Corry^||Sr.||LB||Washington and Lee|
|Will Hoffman*||Sr.||OL||Bridgewater||Matt Dang*||Sr.||DB||Bridgewater|
|Tyler Weterrings*||Sr.||OL||Emory & Henry||Calvin Whitehead^||Sr.||DB||Randolph-Macon|
|Will Jackson||So.||OL||Randolph-Macon||Nate Hill||Sr.||DB||Shenandoah|
|Sean Clark^||Sr.||OL||Washington and Lee||Neil Davis||Sr.||DB||Southern Virginia|
|Rhett Andersen+||Jr.||PK||Hampden-Sydney||Grayson Harvey||So.||P||Ferrum|
|ALL-ODAC SECOND TEAM|
|Hunter Taylor+||Jr.||QB||Emory & Henry||Malik Crowe||Sr.||DL||Bridgewater|
|Demetreus Jalepes||Jr.||RB||Bridgewater||Donovan Pinnix||So.||DL||Emory & Henry|
|T.J. Tester||Fy.||RB||Emory & Henry||Jarrod Russ*||Sr.||DL||Guilford|
|Jarrod Denham||Sr.||APB||Bridgewater||Matthew Vergara||Jr.||DL||Randolph-Macon|
|Jermaine Russell||Jr.||WR||Guilford||Deshomd Denny||Sr.||LB||Bridgewater|
|Casey Stewart*||Sr.||WR||Shenandoah||Grayson Overstreet||Fy.||LB||Emory & Henry|
|Sam Tanner*||Sr.||TE||Randolph-Macon||Khayree Lundy||Jr.||LB||Guilford|
|Daniel Bailey||Sr.||OL||Emory & Henry||Bryan Sullivan^||Sr.||LB||Randolph-Macon|
|Jordan Patti^||Sr.||OL||Ferrum||Chase Rosenthal||Jr.||DB||Bridgewater|
|Andrew Grage^||Sr.||OL||Hampden-Sydney||Jaylyn Kreimes||So.||DB||Emory & Henry|
|Jordaan Rochester||Sr.||OL||Randolph-Macon||De'Angelo Barr+||Sr.||DB||Randolph-Macon|
|Daniel Small||Sr.||OL||Shenandoah||Dean Johnson||So.||DB||Washington and Lee|
|Logan Weis^||Sr.||PK||Bridgewater||Harrison Kiser||Sr.||P||Guilford|
|ALL-ODAC THIRD TEAM|
|Jack Pollard||So.||QB||Washington and Lee||Da'Sean Davis||Jr.||DL||Bridgewater|
|Kaleb Smith+||So.||RB||Hampden-Sydney||Phil Pullen||Jr.||DL||Hampden-Sydney|
|Josh Breece^||Jr.||RB||Washington and Lee||Jordan Rice||So.||DL||Shenandoah|
|Alex Wertz||So.||APB||Washington and Lee||Connor Corbett||Sr.||DL||Washington and Lee|
|Trey Stephens||Sr.||WR||Bridgewater||Dustin Green+||Jr.||LB||Bridgewater|
|Montgomery Owen||Jr.||WR||Washington and Lee||Taylor Brown||Sr.||LB||Ferrum|
|Grant Monson^||Sr.||TE||Bridgewater||Griffin Davis*||Sr.||LB||Hampden-Sydney|
|Dakota Morris+||Jr.||OL||Emory & Henry||Bernie Hayes||Sr.||LB||Shenandoah|
|Emory Lyndon+||Sr.||OL||Guilford||Luke Barnum||Sr.||DB||Bridgewater|
|Connor Denning+||Jr.||OL||Randolph-Macon||Dalton Wilson||So.||DB||Emory & Henry|
|Grady Sami||Sr.||OL||Southern Virginia||Jaquice Sydnor||Sr.||DB||Ferrum|
|Jared Cordova||So.||OL||Washington and Lee||Daquan Pridget+||Jr.||DB||Shenandoah|
|Matt Seals||Sr.||PK||Emory & Henry||Bo Sheridan*||Sr.||P||Washington and Lee|
|* 2018 All-ODAC First Team
^ 2018 All-ODAC Second Team
+ 2018 All-ODAC Third Team