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St. Louis, MO (Sports Network) - Butler quarterback Matt Lancaster headlined the Pioneer Football League's preseason team announced on Wednesday.

Lancaster, the PFL's 2012 offensive player of the year, was one of 13 returning players from the all-league first team last year.

Butler and Jacksonville led the 12 PFL schools with six selections each on the All-PFL preseason team.

2013 Preseason All-Pioneer Football League Team

Offense

WR -Sam Hoekstra, San Diego, Sr.

WR - Brendan Shannon, Butler, Sr.

WR - Nick Rosa, Drake, R-Sr.

TE- Reese Williams, Davidson, Sr.

QB- Matt Lancaster, Butler, Sr.

RB - Trae Heeter, Butler, Sr.

RB -Rees Macshara, Morehead State, R-Jr.

FB - Lawrence Larivee, San Diego, R-Sr.

OL - Dan Bostick, Jacksonville, Jr.

OL - Phede Celestin, Marist, R-Sr.

OL - Cody Tescher, San Diego, R-Sr.

OL - David Tiwari, Butler, R-So.

OL - Tramell Williams, Jacksonville, R-Jr.

Defense

DL - Pat Dowd, Dayton, Sr.

DL - Terrence Fede, Marist, R-Sr.

DL - Juan Pimienta, Jacksonville, Sr.

DL - Jeremy Stephens, Butler, Sr.

LB - Tre Davis, Jacksonville, R-Jr.

LB - Jordan Hendrix, Morehead State, Jr.

LB - John Hugunin, Drake, R-So.

LB - Travis Merritt, Drake, Sr.

LB - Colin Monnier, Dayton, R-Sr.

DB - Jordan Dewhirst, Jacksonville, R-Sr.

DB - Sean Grady, Butler, R-Sr.

DB - Mike Ratelle, Drake, R-Sr.

DB - Kyle Sebetic, Dayton, R-Sr.

Special Teams

PK - Dylan Lynch, Jacksonville, Sr.

P - Adam Lutz, Campbell, Jr.

RS - Sam Hoekstra, San Diego, Sr.

Note: Five linebackers selected due to tie in the voting.

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