The Idaho coaching staff took the occasion of the 2015 Silver and Gold Spring Football Game to announce the players recognized for their exceptional performances during the 2014 season. To read the official press release on this story, CLICK HERE.
Of the 13 awards announced (14 total players), nine returning players who participated in spring drills the past month were among the honorees, which should bode well for the Vandals heading into the 2015 season.
The full list of honorees is summarized below:
Tom Hennessey - Special Teams Captain, Mark Vaught Character Award
Joshua McCain, Wide Receiver - John Friesz Award, Team MVP
Marc Millan (LB) and Quinton Bradley (DE) - Co-Defensive Players of the Year
Elijhaa Penny, Running Back - Most Valuable Offensive Player
Austin Rehkow, Kicker/PUnter - Special Teams Player of the Year
Maxx Forde, Defensive End - The Wayne Anderson Coaches Award
Mike Marboe, Center - The Hec Edmundson Most Inspirational Player Award
Jesse Davis, Offensive Tackle - The Wayne Walker Ironman Award
Ryan Edwards, Defensive Tackle - The Vandal Pride Strength Award
Jacob Sannon, Wide Receiver - The Special Teams Ironman Award
Broc Westlake, Linebacker - The Kathy Clark Scholar-Athlete Award
Jake Luton, Quarterback - Offensive Scout Team Player of the Year
Edward Hall, Linebacker - Defensive Scout Team Player of the Year.