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Players from Both Pella Schools Make All-State Football Squads

Posted: Tuesday, November 23rd, 2010 at 6:00 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS Sports-Eric Gotschall

A trio of Pella athletes were recently recognized for their outstanding efforts on the gridiron.  Pella High’s Chris Bandstra was selected as Class 3-A First Team All-State Offense by the Des Moines Register, while his teammate, Josh Pringle, earned First Team honors on defense.  In Class 2-A, Pella Christian quarterback Kyle Nikkel was selected to the newspaper’s All-State Second Team.  Both Pella and Pella Christian won their districts and qualified for the playoffs in 2010.