Kooima headlines 2020-21 AFCA NAIA Football Coaches’ All-America Team

May 05, 2021 11:21am

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Northwestern quarterback Tyson Kooima and St. Andrews defensive back Dawandrick Crockett headline the 2021 Spring AFCA NAIA Coaches’ All-America Teams announced by the American Football Coaches Association.

The AFCA has selected an All-America team since 1945 and currently selects teams in all five of its divisions.

Kooima, who helped lead Northwestern to the NAIA national championship game, leads the nation in total offense (4,424 yards), passing yards (3,882) and is second in pass efficiency (188.4). He earned Great Plains Athletic Conference Offensive Player of the Year honors the past two seasons.

Dordt Quarterback Noah Clayberg was named a first team All-American as a specialist.

Northwestern WR Shane Solberg, and Defensive Back Noah Van't Hof were second team All-American, while Dordt Offensive Lineman Alex Huisman was also named to the second team.