Boemer named finalist for $5,000 post-graduate scholarship
Allen, Hadfield earn honorable mention honors
Pruitt, Willis earn first-team All-MVFC
Both players are eligible for Academic All-America honors, which will be released in December
The Saluki defense has now recorded a sack in 40 of its previous 41 games.
Football vs. Northern Iowa Photo Gallery
Started all 12 games...First-team Academic All-American...First-team Academic All-District honoree...First-team Academic All-MVFC honoree...Named to 50-member FCS ADA Academic All-Star team...Second-team All-MVFC offensive lineman...Made a tackle at Youngstown State...Member of offensive line that ranked second in the MVFC in fewest sacks allowed...Blocked for eight 100-yard rushing games and four 200-yard rushing games... Earned the MVFC's President's Council Academic Award, the most prestigious academic honor bestowed by the MVFC
Second-team Capital One Academic All-American...First-team MVFC All-Academic team...Started all 12 games...Started the first two games at left tackle before moving to left guard for the final 10 games...Named MVFC Offensive Lineman of the Week on 10/7/13 for his performance in a win at South Dakota State...Part of offensive line that allowed just 14 sacks all year, the fewest in the MVFC...Received the MVFC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award, which requires a minimum GPA of 3.2 for the previous two semesters.
Played in 10 games on the offensive line...Received the MVFC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award, which requires a minimum GPA of 3.2 for the previous two semesters.
2011 (Redshirt Freshman)
Played in the season opener at SEMO...Earned the MVFC's Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award, which requires a minimum 3.2 GPA in the previous two semesters.
Redshirted...Named to the MVFC Academic Honor Roll...Received the Massive Mule Award once during the year, which honors the Saluki rookie with the most outstanding week of strength training.
Rated as the 20th-best prospect in the state of Missouri by the St. Louis Post-Dispatch...Named to 2009 St. Louis Post-Dispatch All-Metro team...Two-time first team all-state defensive lineman and 2009 first team all-state honoree on offense...Two-time first team all-conference on defense, and two-time all-conference honoree on offense...Selected to play in Missouri All-Star game as an offensive tackle...Team offensive lineman MVP...Did not allow a sack as a senior when he led team to a 10-1 record and the first round of the playoffs...Had 36 tackles and two sacks in 2009 and was a team captain...Member of the National Honor Society and high school student council...Played on basketball team that made the Final Four in 2007.
Born Nov. 7, 1991...Son of Jackie and Ken Boemer...Father is a plumber, mother is a nurse...His first cousin, Bryan, was a Rimington Award-winning center with the Salukis in 2011...Majoring in biological sciences.