Westby Area High School junior Ryan Daines received Wisconsin Football Coaches Association (WFCA) All-State Honorable Mention (FB/TE) and All-Region First Team (LB) honors. He was also was named to the All-Coulee Conference first team offense (RB/LB) honor roll and the All-Tribune Football team offense for his remarkable year on the football field with the Westby Norsemen.
In the 2017 season, Daines tallied 104 tackles, including 14 tackles for loss of yardage, and picked off two interceptions. He returned two fumbles for touchdowns and had three pass breakups. Daines also averaged more than 10 tackles in seven games and he was the team’s leading rusher and receiver, recording 1,492 scrimmage yards and scored 17 touchdowns during the season.
All-Tribune Honorable Mention: Westby senior Grant Dayton was named All-Tribune Football Honorable Mention and received Coulee Conference honors (OL/DL) for his football accomplishments with the Westby Norsemen.