Varsity Football · Three Viking Football Players Earn All-State Honors


The 2020 Varsity Football season has been a historic one for the Vikings. The team won their first district title since 2005 and are now waiting for a chance to win their first regional title in school history once football is able to resume again due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This season the Vikings also had three athletes earn various all-state honors as well.

Senior Drew Kanary earned First Team honors for defensive line from the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association (MHSFCA). Drew was also named to the TC Record Eagle and Weekly Choice Dream team for defensive line and earned First Team All-Conference honors as well. He finished this season as one of the area’s best pass rushers racking up 50 solo tackles, 35 assists, 6 sacks and had 26 tackles for loss.

Senior Hunter Ventline earned Honorable Mention All-State honors for quarterback from the Associated Press. Hunter was also named to the TC Record Eagle and Weekly Choice Dream team and earned Honorable Mention All-Conferences honors as well. He finished the season with 1,338 passing yards and 15 passing touchdowns. He also rushed for 297 yards and four touchdowns.

Junior David Millikin earned First Team Honors for running back from the Associated Press, Detroit Free Press and the Michigan High School Football Coaches Association (MHSFCA). David was also named to the TC Record Eagle and Weekly Choice Dream team for running back and earned First Team All-Conference honors as well. He finished the season with 1,630 yards rushing and 32 rushing touchdowns (both school records). He also had 157 yards receiving and two touchdowns.