Michael Slingsby of Granville, who plays football at Eureka College, was elected to the 2017 Upper Midwest Athletic Conference (UMAC) all-conference first team by the coaches in the conference. Slingsby has not missed a start since his arrival on campus, making 40 consecutive appearances as a starter since debuting as a freshman in 2014. Slingsby played football at St. Bede Academy for coach John Bellino.
He was chosen to play in the Dream Bowl on Jan. 15, at Salem Football Stadium in Salem, Va.
The bowl is a college football all-star game showcasing the best FCS, Division 2 and Division 3 players from across the country.