Wheaton places 17 on the 2019 All-CCIW Football Team; Phillip Nichols earned Second Team All-CCIW honors for his third career All-Conference recognition at wide receiver
The College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) announced its All-Conference football team on Wednesday. Wheaton was well represented with 17 All-CCIW selections, a new school best. Additionally, Wheaton won two special awards. Thunder head coach Mike Swider was named the Bob Reade Coach of the Year and defensive lineman Dallas McRae was named the Don Larson Defensive Player of the Year.
Senior Phillip Nichols earned Second Team All-CCIW honors for his third career All-Conference recognition at wide receiver. He was a Second Team All-CCIW honor at receiver in 2018 and a First Team pick in 2017. In CCIW play this year, Nichols caught 41 passes in seven games. He averaged 15.7 yards per catch with 645 receiving yards. The senior made five touchdown catches in conference play this season.To view these students click here: https://wheaton.meritpages.com/achievements/Wheaton-places-17-on-the-2019-All-CCIW-Football-Team-Phillip-Nichols-earned-Second-Team-All-CCIW-honors-for-his-third-career-All-Conference-recognition-at-wide-receiver/115542