The Vikings are also No. 3 in the 2022 College Football America Yearbook’s NAIA Preseason Top 30. The Vikings are the highest-ranked Heart of American Athletic Conference program in the CFA preseason Top 30.
Along with Scott, placekicker Nathan Hamilton made the preseason team. Hamilton was selected a First-Team All-American by the American Football Coaches Association in 2021. Scott rushed for 1,052 yards and 17 touchdowns last year.
The Vikings reached the national championship game, where they lost to Morningside, 38-28. The Vikings finished 13-1 overall and 5-0 in HAAC North Division action.
Grand View opens the season on Aug. 27 on the road against Central Methodist. The Vikings open HAAC North Division action on Oct. 13 at William Penn.
The NAIA section of the 2022 College Football America Yearbook features 16 pages of content including:
- National NAIA preview and Preseason Top 30;
- NAIA preseason Starting Lineup;
- Update on each NAIA conference;
- Capsules for every NAIA team, including 2021 results and 2022 schedules;
- More than a half-dozen color action, coach and stadium photos.
The 2022 College Football America Yearbook features more than 900 college football teams from the United States and Canada in more than 250 striking, full-color pages. That includes every team from the NCAA (FBS, FCS, Division II and Division III), NAIA, NJCAA, CCCAA and U Sports (Canada). It also includes updates on club football, one-year postgraduate prep/sports academies and Mexican college football, along with dozens of action shots and stadium photos taken by the CFA staff.
The print edition is available online via Amazon.com and other major retailers such as Barnes & Noble and Books-A-Million.