Kelly and Ficklin Named to 2011 All-IFL First Team, Extreme Announce Team Awards
BLOOMINGTON (Ill.) - The Bloomington Extreme are proud to announce that Defensive Linemen, Sean Kelly and Antonio Ficklin have been named as members to the 2011 All-IFL First Team.
Sean Kelly, in his first season with the Extreme organization, recorded 52 tackles, 14 sacks, 2 forced fumbles, 4 passes broken up, and a blocked kick in 15 games played during the 2011 season.
Antonio Ficklin, a day after being named the IFL Defensive Player of the Year was also named to the First Team All-IFL Defensive Unit. In his 3rd season with the Extreme organization Ficklin recorded 15.5 sacks (leading the IFL) in 15 games this season to go along with 17.5 tackles for loss, 42 tackles, 4 forced fumbles, and 2 safeties.
The Bloomington Extreme are also pleased to announce the 2011 Team awards, as voted on by the Extreme players.
Extreme Team MVP - Antonio Ficklin, Defensive Lineman
Offensive Player of the Year - Rocky Hinds, Quarterback
Defensive Player of the Year - Antonio Ficklin, Defensive Lineman
Special Teams Player of the Year - Brandon Walker-Roby, Wide Receiver/Kick Returner
IFL 1st Team recipients are as follows:
QB-Chris Dixon, Sioux Falls Storm
RB-Romandre Gibbs, Fairbanks
WR-Joey Hew Len, Tri-Cities Fever
WR-James Terry, Sioux Falls Storm
WR-Andre Piper-Jordan, Seattle Timberwolves
OL-Myniya Smith, Sioux Falls Storm
OL-Jeff Baksas, Chicago Slaughter
OL-Charlie Sanders, Sioux Falls Storm
DL-Sean Kelly, Bloomington Extreme
DL-Antonio Ficklin, Bloomington Extreme
DL-Xzavie Jackson, La Crosse Spartans
LB-James Lancaster, Allen Wranglers
LB-Lenny Radtke, Chicago Slaughter
DB-Travonti Johnson, Omaha Beef
DB-Arkeith Brown, Green Bay Blizzard
DB-James Romain, Fairbanks Grizzlies
K-Travis Atter, Wyoming Cavalry
KR-BJ Hill, Green Bay Blizzard
For more information on the Bloomington Extreme, visit www.bloomingtonextreme.com or contact the Extreme Office at 309.663.8280.
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