2010 Forest Park Football Banquet

posted Nov 29, 2010, 9:57 PM by Kristine Braunecker   [ updated Dec 3, 2010, 6:38 PM ]
The 2010 Forest Park Football Banquet was held on November 21, 2010 in the high school cafeteria. Over 200 players, parents, grandparents and fans attended... the largest crowd to date.  

The evening began with an update on the SP&F youth football league presented by Eric Uebelhor.
  • 7th/8th: Both teams finished a few games under 500
  • 5th/6th: Two teams combined for a 10 and 6 record
  • Flag Football: A record amount of kids playing. Huge thanks to the Varsity and JV players who helped coach
Head Coach Terry Wagner presented senior players with a commemorative plaque which included a small piece of football skin and a Band of Brothers wrist band. 

2010 Seniors:
  • Dustin Albright, Manager
  • Gina Bettag, Kicker
  • Justin Buechler, Defensive Tackle
  • Jonathan Russel, Kicker
  • Kyle Schwinghamer, Wide Receiver/Safety
  • Lee Uebelhor, Guard/Linebacker
  • Grant Welp, Quarterback/Defensive Back
  • Zach Whitecotten, Guard/Linebacker
  • Caleb Williams, Offensive Tackle/Defensive End
2010 Ranger Football Awards: 
Voted by teammates
  • Best Offensive Back: Travis Schnell
  • Best Receiver: Ben Braunecker and Kyle Schwinghamer
  • Best Offensive Lineman: Anthony Fischer
  • Best Defensive Back: Kyle Schwinghamer
  • Best Defensive Lineman: Lynk Kordes
  • Special Teams: Ben Braunecker
  • Most Valuable : Grant Welp
  • Most Improved: Zach Whitecotten
  • Mental Attitude: Caleb Williams
  • Best Foreign Exchange Student: Kelvin Bardhi
2010 PAC All-Conference Team Awards:
  • Guard: Anthony Fischer
  • End: Ben Braunecker and Kyle Schwinghamer
  • Quarterback: Grand Welp
  • Kicker: Caleb Williams
  • Outside Linebacker: Miles Leonard
  • Offensive Captain: Grant Welp
  • Center: Lee Uebelhor (Honorable Mention)
  • Down Lineman: Lynk Kordes (Honorable Mention)
2010 Media Awards:

News 25 Home Team Friday – Play of the Night
  • Ben Braunecker - Leaping catch in win over Gibson Southern, Aug. 31
  • Miles Leonard - Fake punt pass in win over North Posey, Sept. 24
  • Kyle Schwinghamer - Catch in heavy traffic in win over Pike Central, Sept. 17
Fox 7 Football First – Player of the Week
  • Grant Welp - 248 yds. And 2 touchdowns in first time win over Southridge, Sept. 17
  • Travis Schnell - 102 yds. Rushing and 3 touchdowns in win over Tell City in opening round of 2A sectional, Oct. 22
2010 Ranger Football Ironmen:
Coach Wagner presented a Ranger Football Ironman t-shirt to nine players who exhibited both dedication and intensity this season. Ironman players had to have played both offense and defense and be on three of the four special teams.
  • Ben Braunecker
  • Lance Buechler
  • Dakota Geyer
  • Rashaun Hurt
  • Lynk Kordes
  • Miles Leonard
  • Travis Schnell
  • Kyle Schwinghamer
  • Grant Welp
2010 PAC Academic Awards: 
Student athletes who have maintained a 3.5 or higher GPA.
  • Gina Bettag
  • Kyle Schwinghamer
  • Lee Uebelhor
  • Grant Welp
  • Zach Whitecotten
  • Caleb Williams
Indianapolis Colts 2010 Indiana High School Academic All-Stars:
  • Gina Bettag
  • Kyle Schwinghamer
  • Grant Welp
IHSAA 2010 Indiana Football Coaches Association All-State Academic Awards:
Student athletes who are in the top 10% of their class, have a 4 point GPA and scored a 28 or better on the ACT.
  • Gina Bettag
  • Grant Welp