Tuesday, December 18, 2012 | Valley Football
Zach Zenner Tops for MVFC in Payton Voting

Zach Zenner of South Dakota State was the league's top vote getter in the 2012 Walter Payton Award Voting.   Zenner, who set a league record for single-season rushing yards this year, was No. 7.   RB Shakir Bell and RB Jamaine Cook also represented the Missouri Valley.

 

2012 Walter Payton Award Voting
Name School 1st 2nd 3rd 4th 5th Total
1 Taylor Heinicke Old Dominion 72 29 13 6 4 531
2 Miguel Maysonet Stony Brook 13 25 20 21 17 284
3 Eric Breitenstein Wofford 11 15 15 12 13 197
4 Erik Lora Eastern Illinois 7 14 15 7 14 164
5 Gavin McCarney Colgate 15 9 10 6 5 158
6 Casey Brockman Murray St 8 7 9 16 12 139
7 Zach Zenner South Dakota St 4 8 14 14 12 134
8 Aaron Mellette Elon 1 6 9 11 10 88
9 DeNarius McGhee Montana St 3 6 9 7 7 87
10 Jimmy Garoppolo E. Illinois 3 5 7 11 6 84
11 Wynrick Smothers C. Arkansas 2 4 9 5 14 77
12 Shakir Bell Indiana St 1 5 5 8 1 57
13 Timothy Flanders Sam Houston St 2 4 4 3 5 53
14 Jamal Jackson Appalachian St 1 1 2 6 6 33
15 Brad Sorensen Southern Utah 0 3 1 4 1 24
16 Deonte Williams Cal Poly 0 2 0 3 8 22
17 Zach Bauman N. Arizona 1 2 1 0 3 19
18 Terrance West Towson 0 0 1 3 4 13
19 Matt Denham E. Kentucky 0 0 1 2 1 8
20 Jamaine Cook Youngstown State 1 0 0 0 2 7