In his senior season, Seth Morem keeps accumulating awards for his performance. The 2017 Red Wing graduate and Saint John's University defensive end was named a semifinalist for the 2021 Cliff Harris Award on Friday.
The award is presented to the nation's best defensive player from a small college in Division II, Division III and NAIA. Morem is one of 139 semifinalists after finishing second on the team in tackles for loss with 15, sacks (8.5) and quarterback hurries (6). He was third on the team in total tackles with 53.
Earlier in the month, Morem was one of nine Saint John's players to be named to the 2021 D3football.com All-Region 6 teams. Morem was named second team along with three other teammates.
A co-recipient of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference's Mike Stam Award for most outstanding lineman, Morem finished his senior season with 25 tackles for loss and 12 sacks in 40 career games.
Finalists for the Cliff Harris Award will be announced this week and the winner will be announced on December 28.