The All-Region 1-4A football team has been released. As expected, it was dominated by Itawamba AHS and Shannon. If you want this list for your scrapbook, it’ll be in Friday’s paper.
Coaching Staff of the Year: Itawamba AHS
Overall MVP: Bret Jefcoat, Itawamba AHS
MVP Offense: William Green, Shannon
MVP Defense: William Shumpert, Itawamba AHS
FIRST TEAM OFFENSE
QB: Michael Ledbetter, Shannon; Bret Jefcoat, Itawamba AHS
RB: Deshawn McGaughy, Itawamba AHS; Jeremy Cannon, New Albany
WR: James Elzie, Pontotoc; Arceto Clark, Shannon
TE: Dillon Mitchell, Itawamba AHS
OL: Joshua Tolliver, Shannon; Zac Scott, Shannon; Sam Marshall, Itawamba AHS; Joel Farmer, Itawamba AHS; Ethan Flurry, Itawamba AHS; Travis Howell, New Albany; Jonathan Whirley, Tishomingo Co.
P: Lee Scott, Center Hill
K: Louis Rosiles, Center Hill
FIRST TEAM DEFENSE
DB: Asian Ruff, Itawamba AHS; Arceto Clark, Shannon; Tyler Pritchard, Tishomingo Co.; Adam Hill, Saltillo
LB: Luzon Rivers, Shannon; Rudy Cox, Itawamba AHS; Dee Coleman, Saltillo; Sawyer Wheatley, New Albany
DL: Ryan Moore, Tishomingo Co.; Daniel Harber, Tishomingo Co.; Marshall Ballard, New Albany; Frankie McGaha, Pontotoc; Dallas Carpenter, Itawamba AHS
Specialist: Michael Garner, New Albany
SECOND TEAM OFFENSE
RB: Tyler Pritchard, Tishomingo Co.; Keon McGaughy, Shannon
WR: William Frierson, New Albany; Alex Thornton, Shannon
TE: Tyler Walker, Tishomingo Co.
OL: Bobby Parks, Saltillo; Wesley Bell, Saltillo; Will Hampton, Shannon; Terez Edwards, Shannon; Matt Davis, Tishomingo Co.; Ryan Moore, Tishomingo Co.; Ricky Nelson, Pontotoc
P: Tyler Walker, Tishomingo Co.
K: Jimmy McPherson, Shannon
SECOND TEAM DEFENSE
DB: Ethan Standifer, Itawamba AHS; Lee Griffin, Tishomingo Co.; Kalen Elliot, New Albany; Aeren Rogers, Center Hill; Marquez Floyd, Shannon
LB: Brandon Moore, Shannon; Codey Vickers, Center Hill; Lebreko Clark, Pontotoc; Mark Hunt, Tishomingo Co.
DL: Jacob Jones, Shannon; Justin Wages, Saltillo, Harrison Brown, Tishomingo Co.; Cameron Presley, Saltillo; Xavian Evans, Pontotoc