Three Tigers earn all-South Region honors
December 9, 2005December 9, 2005, Greencastle, Ind. - DePauw placed three players on the D3football.com All-South Region team. The complete team is available here. Senior tight end Chase Jonason, sophomore offensive guard Kerry Pappas and senior defensive end Dustin Hertel each earned spots on the third team.
Jonason, a first team all-Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference selection will represent DePauw in the December 17 Aztec Bowl in Toluca, Mexico. He finished the 2005 season with 19 catches for 291 yards and two touchdowns and graded out at 97.1 percent.
Pappas graded out at 98.2 percent for the season, allowing just one sack and recording a team-high 58 knockdown blocks. He was a first team all-SCAC selection in November.
Hertel, a second team all-SCAC choice this season, tied for the conference lead with 1.6 tackles for loss per game and was third with 0.78 sacks per outing. A two-time D3football.com Team of the Week selection, he totaled 54 tackles for the Tigers.
DePauw finished the 2005 season with a 7-2 overall record and as SCAC co-champions with a 5-0 conference mark.