PLAYERS ANNOUNCED FOR 41st ANNUAL

MFCA TACKLE CANCER ALL-STAR FOOTBALL GAME

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North Roster                                     South Roster

The 88 players who will participate in the 41st Annual MFCA Tackle Cancer All-Star Football Game have been announced by the Minnesota Football Coaches Association. The 2014 All-Star Football Game will be held on Saturday June 28 at Husky Stadium on the campus of the St. Cloud State University. The kick-off will be at 1:00 PM.

The All-Star Football Game will showcase outstanding senior players from the 2013 high school football season. Players and coaches representing 85 schools and 30 conferences will participate in this year’s game. They were selected by members of the Minnesota Football Coaches Association.


COACHES ANNOUNCED FOR 41st ANNUAL MFCA TACKLE CANCER ALL-STAR GAME

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The 16 coaches who will participate in the 41st Annual MFCA Tackle Cancer All-Star Football Game have been announced by the Minnesota Football Coaches Association (MFCA). The 2014 All-Star Football Game will be held on Saturday June 28 at Husky Stadium on the campus of the St. Cloud State University. The kick-off will be at 1:00 PM. The All-Star Football Game will showcase outstanding senior players from the 2013 Minnesota high school football season.

The 2014 All-Star Game will be the 41st in the current annual series and the 52nd overall. For the fourth consecutive year, the game will feature the North All-Stars versus the South All-Stars. In the 2013 game, the South All-Stars defeated the North All-Stars 24-14 at Husky Stadium.

The South All-Stars lead the current North-South series 2-1. The South also leads the overall North-South series 10-9-1 after 20 games.

The head coaches for the 2014 MFCA Tackle Cancer All-Star Football Game are Bill Weiss of Chisago Lakes Area (North) and Mike Grant of Eden Prairie (South). Together, they have a combined 58 years of head coaching experience and a combined career head coaching record of 381 wins and 141 losses.

NAME CHANGE FOR ALL-STAR FOOTBALL GAME

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A name change for the 41st Annual Minnesota High School All-Star Football Game has been announced by the Minnesota Football Coaches Association (MFCA).

 

Beginning with the 2014 game, the Minnesota High School All-Star Football Game will be officially known as the “MFCA Tackle Cancer All-Star Football Game”.

 

With the name change, the All-Star Football Game will now be the kick-off game for MFCA’s Tackle Cancer program each season.


 

2014 All-Star Coaches Named

South
  Mike Grant Eden Prairie Head South Coach
  Mark Ritter Eden Prairie  
  Paul Ruud Glencoe Silver Lake  
  Steve Solom BOLD  
  Jeff Johnson Chatfield  
  Ray Betton Holy Angels  
  James Semmen Lanesboro  
  George Thole Stillwater  
South
  Bill Weiss Chisago Lakes Head North Coach
  Mark Elmer Stillwater  
  John Young Coon Rapids  
  Derek Parendo Proctor  
  Matt Townsend Columbia Heights  
  Jay Loven Upsalla/Swanville Area  
  John McEahran Perham  
  To Be Named    

ALL-STAR ALUMNI IN THE NFL

The 32 NFL teams made their final cuts this past weekend. The following alumni players from the Minnesota High School All-Star Football Game are included on NFL 53-man rosters as the 2013-14 NFL season begins:

 

Name

NFL Team

Pos

Years

All-Star

All-Star Team

High School

College

Matt Spaeth

Pittsburgh

TE

7

2002

Outstate

STMA

Minnesota

Craig Dahl

San Francisco

DB

6

2003

Outstate

Mankato East

NDSU

Ramon Humber

New Orleans

LB

6

2005

Metro

Champlin Park

NDSU

James Laurinaitis

St. Louis

LB

5

2005

Metro

Wayzata

Ohio State

Eric Decker

Denver

WR

4

2005

Outstate

Rocori

Minnesota

Karl Klug

Tennessee

DL

3

2006

Outstate

Caledonia

Iowa

 

The following alumni players from the Minnesota High School All-Star Football Game are included on NFL practice squads:

 

Name

NFL Team

Pos

Years

All-Star

All-Star Team

High School

College

Paul Cornick

Denver

OT

Rookie

2007

Metro

Orono

NDSU

Brian Arnfelt

Pittsburgh

DE

Rookie

2008

Metro

Stillwater

Northwestern

Adam Thielen

Minnesota

WR

Rookie

2008

Outstate

Detroit Lakes

Minnesota State-Mankato

 

South Defeats North 24-14 in 40th Annual All-Star Game

All-time series record: South leads the overall series 10-9-1

The All-Star Football Game showcased outstanding senior players from the 2012 high school football season. Players and coaches representing 82 schools and 35 conferences participated in this year’s game. They were selected by members of the Minnesota Football Coaches Association.

 

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SOUTH DEFEATS NORTH 33-21 IN 2012 GAME

Game Stats

The 39th Annual Minnesota High School All-Star Football Game was held on Saturday June 30 at Husky Stadium on the campus of St. Cloud State University.

Final score: South All-Stars 33, North All-Stars 21
All-time series record: North vs. South series is now tied 9-9-1
The All-Star Football Game showcased outstanding senior players from the 2011 high school football season. Players and coaches representing 78 schools and 31 conferences participated in this year’s game. They were selected by members of the Minnesota Football Coaches Association.

2012 Game Facts & Figures

2012 - North Defeats South 17-7

Blaine's Eric Kline of the North put the boot to the South on a day when a new format and location at the University of Minnesota's TCF Bank Stadium seemed to satisfy all.

Read Star Tribune Coverage               Game Stats        2011 Game Facts and Figures

 

This Game is brought to you by:
The Minnesota Football Coaches Association