1979 CLASS ABC TEAM
OFFENSE
Position Name School Height Weight Year
C Brad Tomassucci West Iron County 6'2 200 Sr
G Joe Krause St Ignace 5'5 150 Sr
G Ken Swanson Ishpeming 5'10 165 Sr
T Andy Wiltzius Gladstone 6'3 220 Sr
T Tim Heldeman Marquette 6'0 210 Sr
E Jeff Nault Escanaba 6'4 220 Sr
E K.C. Wilson Newberry 6'3 185 Jr
QB Mike Beveridge Escanaba 6'1 160 Sr
B Chris Murray Escanaba 5'10 174 Sr
B Ken Rowe Calumet 6'2 195 Sr
B Scott Weber Manistique 5'10 185 Sr
K Pat Veselik Kingsford 5'9 180 Jr
DEFENSE
Position Name School Height Weight Year
E Ron Rivers Negaunee 5'11 180 Sr
E Dennis Svoboda Menominee 6'3 220 Sr
L Todd Gould Munising 5'9 220 Jr
L John Tiziani Marquette 6'0 185 Sr
L Jeff Massle Ishpeming 5'10 170 Jr
LB Greg Nardi Ishpeming 5'11 190 Sr
LB Greg Lundin Ironwood 5'10 180 Sr
LB Mike Karkkainen Escanaba 5'11 170 Sr
B Gary Scalcucci West Iron County 6'1 170 Sr
B Kevin Young Escanaba 5'10 160 Sr
B Jay Wilder Ishpeming 5'8 155 Sr
P Kelly Seldon L'Anse 5'10 150 Sr

1979 CLASS ABC AWARDS
Class AB Team of the Year - ESCANABA ESKYMOS
Class C Team of the Year - ISHPEMING HEMATITES
Back of the Year - Mike Beveridge, Escanaba
Lineman of the Year - Jeff Nault, Escanaba
Coach of the Year - Jerry Cvengros, Escanaba

1979 CLASS D TEAM
OFFENSE
Position Name School Height Weight Year
C Scott Retzlaff Norway 5'9 165 Sr
G Larry Johns White Pine 5'9 170 Sr
G Jeff Mead Norway 6'0 180 Sr
T Bill Yates Forest Park 5'11 255 Sr
T Carl Butkovich Engadine 5'9 185 Sr
E John Hogberg Norway 5'11 164 Sr
E Curt Olexa Wakefield 6'2 165 Sr
QB Chuck Soderlund Norway 6'3 175 Sr
B Pete Calovecchi Ewen-Trout Creek 5'10 180 Sr
B Mike Vallier Engadine 5'9 160 Sr
B Gerard Valesano Forest Park 6'1 200 Sr
K Ron Westerberg Lake Linden 5'11 178 Sr
DEFENSE
Position Name School Height Weight Year
E Tim Wilson Brimley 5'11 165 Sr
E Gary Lato Forest Park 6'1 195 Sr
L Scott Fish Baraga 5'10 205 Sr
L Paul Norton Lake Linden 6'2 200 Sr
L Sim Safford Rapid River 6'1 240 Sr
LB John Rautiola Wakefield 5'10 180 Sr
LB Greg Maule North Central 5'9 165 Jr
LB Steve Martin Rapid River 5'11 175 Sr
B Dorn Siegler North Dickinson 5'11 155 Sr
B Jay Mitchell Rapid River 5'10 165 Sr
B Mike Dianich Bessemer 5'10 170 Sr
P Don Ives Bark River 6'3 170 Sr

1979 CLASS D AWARDS
Team of the Year - NORWAY KNIGHTS
Back of the Year - Gerard Valesano, Forest Park
Lineman of the Year - John Hogberg, Norway
Coach of the Year - Duane Lane, Wakefield