Werner finishes third in voting for Mr. Football


Nick Murphy, News Editor

Linebacker and senior Pete Werner finished third in the IndyStar Mr. Football Indiana balloting with seven votes. Werner was named Mr. Football at the linebacker position. The four-star recruit tallied 65 tackles, including 17 behind the line of scrimmage. He also totaled eight sacks, three pass breakups and three forced fumbles. Werner racked up 109 career tackles and 19 tackles for loss. Werner recently rescinded his commitment to Notre Dame.

Mr. Football Position Winners

QB – Hunter Johnson

RB – Russ Yeast

WR – Mac Hippenhammer

TE – Peyton Hendershot

OL – Harry Crider

DL – LeShaun Minor

LB – Pete Werner

DB – Bryant Fitzgerald

P – Chase Andries

K – Will Harrison

Source: IndyStar