Shepherd football players Mike Franklin and C.J. Davis were selected by Beyond Sports Network to its NCAA Division II All-America first-team.
Franklin was placed on the first-team defense and Davis was announced as the organization’s Special Teams Player of the Year and also placed on the first-team.
Shepherd also had Howard Jones and Robert Hayes selected to the second-team defense and Jordan Dixon placed on the second-team offense.
Jones has also been named a finalist for the Cliff Harris Award. A total of 49 players from Division II, Division III and NAIA schools were named as finalists for the defensive award.