Northeast Nebraska All-Star Football Game to Have Wolfpack ‘Flavor’

Wolfpack football players Andrew Heithoff, Ross Schindler and Blake Anderson will suit up one more time as teammates this Saturday.
The first Northeast Nebraska All-Star Football Classic will be played on June 8, 2013 at Norfolk’s Veteran’s Memorial Park.
Kickoff will be at 7 p.m.
Retired National Hall of Fame football coach Bob Schnitzler of Battle Creek will coach the White team and long-time Northeast Nebraska area football coach Rich Rethwisch of Wayne will coach the Red team. Schnitzler will be assisted by Bill Mimick of Lindsay Holy Family, Carlie Wells of Elgin Public/Pope John, Joe Anderson of Oakland-Craig, Rod Brummels of Osmond and Steve Porter of Norfolk.
Rethwisch will be assisted by Jeff Jensen of Creighton, Jeff Bellar of Norfolk Catholic, Tim Kassmeier of Norfolk Catholic, Greg Warneke of Pierce and Doug Konopasek of Niobrara/Verdigre.
All players participating were nominated by their respective high school football coaches.
The Red team’s roster is made up of the following players: Chet Beckmann of Bloomfield; Trevor Krugman of Boyd County/Lynch  (at Spencer); Levi Nielsen of Creighton, Travis Allvin, Justin Janssen and Brady Steffen of Crofton; Grant Dickes and Danny Loecker of Hartington Cedar Catholic; Kyle Kardell, Justin Roach and Justin Saunders of Laurel-Concord/Coleridge; Dalton Bichlmeier, Kenneth Blank, Nathan Johnson and Arrin Rathke of Lutheran High Northeast (at Norfolk); Eli Schreier of Niobrara/Verdigre; Jordan Bellar, Riley Knaake, Garret McCarthy and Kyle Schaefer of  Norfolk Catholic; Ty Eiler of O’Neill St. Mary’s;  Eddie Francois, Aaron Hanlin Nate Meier and Trent Spieker of Pierce; Sam Burki of Ponca; Scott Manley, Mike Offerman, Nate Rogers and Zack Stingley of South Sioux City; Marcus Claussen of Wausa; Caleb Akins, Ben Borer and Marcus Marcellus of West Holt (at Atkinson); and, Landon Frenchman of Winnebago.
The White team’s roster includes Casey Johnson, Jerod Pochop and Travis Wright of Battle Creek; Beau Bremer, Jason Kaufman and Blake Slizoski of Boone Central/Newman Grove (at Albion); Colton Tomka of Clarkson/Leigh; Travis Kester of Clearwater/Orchard; Blake Anderson, Andrew Heithoff and Ross Schindler of Elgin Public/Pope John; Nate Hass and Austin Peatrowsky of Guardian Angels Central Catholic (at West Point); Nathan Bazata of Howells-Dodge; Blake Strecker of Humphrey; Corbin Eisenmenger, Jake Werner and John Wieser of Humphrey St. Francis; Kyle Frauendorfer and Jackson Schnitzler of Lindsay Holy Family; Jacob Gaudreault of Madison; Terrence Dawson, Cody Merchant and Cole Wiley of Norfolk High; Zach Denton of Oakland-Craig; Michael Hedlund, Derrick Hostert and Tate Laursen of O’Neill/Ewing; Andrew Folkers and Carlin Krienert of Osmond; Frank Hartley of Spalding/Spalding Academy; Jeb Nordby of Stanton; Alex Metzler of Tekamah-Herman; and, Brent Hanneman and Thomas Wapelhorst of West Point-Beemer.