University of Saint Francis wide receiver Seth Coate has been named an NAIA First-Team All-America, with defensive end Lucas Sparks and offensive lineman Keegan Bruner on the second team.
Coate, a senior out of Homestead High School, led the Cougars with 74 receptions for 1,513 yards and 22 touchdowns. He has caught touchdown passes in 26 consecutive games.
Sparks, a senior out of Shawnee, Ohio, led the team in sacks with 11, was second with 20.5 tackles for loss and earlier was named the Mid-States Football Association Mideast League Defensive Player of the Year.
Bruner, a part of the Cougars’ high-powered passing and running game, is a senior out of Warsaw High School.
Logan Glaze, a Leo High School alum who plays offensive line for Marian University, earned second-team honors.
Saint Francis (12-1) plays Baker (14-0) in the NAIA championship game at 6 p.m. Saturday in Municipal Stadium, Daytona Beach, Fla.