Photos from USD 392 Osborne County Schools Facebook Page
Pictured left: Cullen Grabast with parents Blake & Cathy Grabast, McPherson coach Paul Mierkiewicz and Osborne Coach Cullen Riner
Pictured right: Derek Naegele with parents Doug Naegele & Gina Goheen, Coach Mierkiewicz and Coach Riner
Osborne Seniors Cullen Grabast and Derek Naegele each signed Letters of Intent to play football at McPherson College next fall. Both players were key parts to the 13-0 State Championship run for Osborne in 2016.
Grabast ran for 1,608 yards and 32 TD in his final season and also had 8 passing TD and 2 receiving TD. On defense, Grabast had 49 tackles and 7 INT, including one returned for a TD. He finished his career with 3,836 yards and 70 TD rushing. Grabast also signed to compete in Track & Field at McPherson.
Naegele was a force defensively for the Bulldogs this past season. He was the leading tackler for Osborne with 96 total stops and 7 TFL. He also had 3 sacks and 2 FR in his Senior season. Naegele finished with 202 career tackles. He also was a part of the offensive line that helped lead to Grabast's success throughout his career.