Where They’re Headed: Division II

Northmont QB Miles Johnson (photo courtesy of

The smoke has cleared. Both National Signing Days have past and Division II schools find themselves pleased with the signings that they landed. The future looks bright at schools Like Notre Dame College, Ohio Dominican, Grand Valley State and Tiffin who all have national championship aspirations over the next few years.

Here is a look at the locals who signed with Division II schools:

Great Midwest Athletic Conference (G-MAC)
Alderson-Broaddus: Jordan Lind, Western Brown, OT, 6-7/310
Findlay: Nick Reibly, Centerville, OL, 6-0/230
Kentucky Wesleyan: Keeshawn Westley, Dixie Heights, OL, 6-4/300
Lake Erie: Peyton Brown, Fairfield, WR, X-X/XXX; Stan Hart, Roger Bacon, LB, 6-0/200; Mekiyell Muhammad, Fairfield, LB, X-X/XXX; Jabari Neal-Jackson, La Salle, DL, 5-10/225;  Leondre Pope, Hamilton, DB, 5-11/165; Alex Solomon, Aiken, WR/DB, 6-1/170
Ohio Dominican: George Anderson, Trotwood-Madison, WR, 6-0/165; Caleb Diersing, Walnut Hills, DL, 6-4/225; CeAyre Hall, Withrow, DE, 6-3/225; Trevor Hawley, Wayne, K, 6-1/155; Brady Henry, Wilmington, K, 5-9/175; HenryNick Hjort, Lakota West, K/P, 5-10/155; Spencer Klopfenstein, Troy, TE, 6-4/210; Preston Yeldell, Trotwood-Madison, DB, 6-0/195
Tiffin: Tristan Dillon, West Carrollton, QB, 6-6/220; Deonte Gilbert, Princeton, LB, 5-6/160; LaDonnis Griffin, Lakota West, DL, 6-1/260; Montez Kelley, Purcell Marian, DE, 6-5/250; Storm Painter, Bellbrook, WR, 6-4/205; Caleb Streat, Walnut Hills, DB, 5-10/170; Kevin Swift, La Salle, WR, 6-2/180; Jermain Wimpye, Princeton, WR, 6-2/175
Walsh: Dylan Polk, Roger Bacon, OL/DL, 6-3/285; Ryan Price, Ross, DB, 6-2/200

Alter DB Antwann Martin Jr., the 2018 GCL North DPOY. (photo by David Shelton/

Mountain East Conference (MEC)
Notre Dame College: Andre Allen Jr. , Walnut Hills, WR, 5-10/160; Antwann Martin, Alter, LB, 6-1/190; Shandon Morris, Middletown, WR, 6-0/170; Jayvanare Nelloms, Trotwood-Madison, OLB, 6-0/205
Urbana: Colin Alcorn, Miamisburg, OL, X-X/XXX; Trevor Bom, Wayne, WR, 5-11/165; Lucas Ethridge, Springboro, LB, 6-0/195; Miles Johnson, Northmont, QB, 6-1/195; Trey Key, Princeton, RB, 5-6/160; Joy Maxfield, Stebbins, DT, 6-1/270; Cam Moore, Miamisburg, DB, X-X/XXX; Brogan Reed, Mason, OL, 6-2/255; Nolan Roach, Northmont, OL, 6-3/275; Kyle Vaughn, Miamisburg, OL, X-X/XXX; LeVaughn Wilson, Princeton, DL, 6-2/225; Tyler Wilcox, Trotwood-Madison, LB, 6-0/215
Charleston: Jeff Tyus, Fairfield, QB, 6-5/230
West Virginia State: Dimetrius Baylor, Indian Hill, RB/LB, 6-0/215; Caleb Bolen, Madison Senior, OL, 6-4/285; Mylan Howard, Thurgood Marshall, OL, 6-4/280

Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC)
Ashland: Hosea Hairston, Princeton, QB, 6-1/190; CJ McDavid, Springfield, LB, 6-3/205; Jackson Myers, Miamisburg, LB, X-X/XXX; Cael Parkhurst, Miamisburg, MLB, 6-2/215; DJ Shirley, Princeton, OL/DL, 6-2/295; Rayjee Warden, Belmont, DL, 6-1/250
Davenport: Zak Cappel, Roger Bacon, WR/LB, 6-2/200
Grand Valley State: Matt Centers, Franklin, LB, 6-1/200; JT Popp, Loveland, LB, 6-0/205
McKendree: Jake Hoffmeyer, Elder, LB, 6-1/200
Wayne State: Brian Hill, Wayne, LB, 6-3/195; Troy Vinson, Middletown, DB, 6-0/185

Princeton QB Hosea Hairston (photo by Greg Shoemaker/

Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC)
Indianapolis: Austin Helm, Alter, OLB, 6-0/195;  Chris Payne, St. Xavier, RB, 6-1/216;  Camden Woods, Mason, DL, X-X/XXX

Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC)
Central State: Jameel Clark, Withrow, DT, 6-5/285; Tavion Smith, Springfield, LB, 6-0/196; Nebulun Stephens, Woodward, WR/DB, X-X/XXX; Jamar Walder, Northmont, DL, 6-0/285

Gulf South Conference (GSC)
Mississippi College: Dante Smith-Moore, Colerain, QB, 5-7/185

Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC)
Mercyhurst: Mitch McKenzie, Moeller, QB, 6-3/175

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