Linebacker Nate Rieple Named Defensive Player of the Year After Strong 2018 Season
Congratulations to senior football captain Nate Rieple for earning Division III defensive player of the year honors as a member of the Northeast Lakes all-district team. Nate was a starting linebacker and running back for Lake Catholic this season. Members of the Ohio Prep Sports Writers Association voted on the team, which also included Lake Catholic’s Carson McNellie, Luka Zurak, Sean Fitzgerald, Colson Mueller, Tom Marjak, Logan Campola, Christian DeMitro, Luka Eller, and Matt Slowey, who all helped lead the Cougars to a 7-3 2018 campaign. Best of luck to these athletes in their winter and spring sports!