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Prep Football: Kaopua is district’s top player on offense
JM’S SCOTT, CHANCELLOR’S HARPER SHARE HONOR FOR TOP DEFENDER
FROM STAFF REPORTS
Senior running back Dominic Kaopua, who helped Chancellor earn a share of the Battlefield District football title, was named offensive player of the year by the district’s coaches.
Kaopua rushed for 1,383 yards and 11 touchdowns for the Chargers, who host Courtland on Friday in the Region I, Division 4 playoffs.
James Monroe linebacker Tony Scott and Chancellor lineman Sammie Harper shared defensive player of the year honors after making 82 tackles apiece.
King George’s Corey Henderson and Jordi Estes and JM’s She’Mar Ellis each made the first team on both offense and defense.
Chancellor’s Bob Oliver (Division 4) and JM’s Rich Serbay (Division 3) were named coaches of the year after sharing the district title.
- FIRST TEAM
Offense: QB—Corey Henderson (King George); RBs—Dominic Kaopua (Ch), Jordi Estes (KG) and Sean Bates (JM); WRs—De’Shon Brown (KG), Chris Holmes (Ch) and She’Mar Ellis (JM); TE—Jacob Baker (KG); OTs—Steven Moss (Ch) and Matt Burrell (Ch); OGs—Lance Dussault (Courtland) and Charlie Petitt (Spotsylvania); C—Brandon Gallahan (Ch).
Defense: DEs—Shaquille Robinson (Eastern View) and Jacob Baker (KG); DL—Sammie Harper (Ch), Kyle Washington (JM), C.J. Garrett (KG) and Thomas Williamson (Sp); LBs—Tony Scott (JM), Ethan Upperco (Ch), Corey Henderson (KG) and Chris Purvis (Ch); DBs—Chris Carpenter (Ct), She’Mar Ellis (JM), Raymond Buckner (Ch) and Jordi Estes (KG).
Specialists: K—David Dit (JM); P—Billy Hogan (Culpeper); KR—Daquon Pollard (Caroline); Utility—Darryl Dyson (JM).
- SECOND TEAM
Offense: QB—Ashten Dixon (Sp); RBs—Anton Jenkins (Ct), Darien Grant (Ct) and Keyshawn Johnson (Ca); WRs—Bevontae Morris (Ca), Nik Stewart (Cu) and Shaquille Robinson (EV); TE—Jared Fehrens (Ct); OTs—Johnatan Brinson (KG) and Tyler Hegadorn (Ct); OGs—Juan Parker (KG) and Eli Mitchell (EV); C—Sam Hinkel (Ct).
Defense: DEs—Jared Fehrens (Ct) and Nate Garrett (Ch); DL—Bruce Creatore (Ch), Antonio Wynn Coleman (JM), Timmy Morris (EV) and Lavell Wright (Ca); LBs—Eric Nelson (JM), Anthony Robinson (Ct), Zach Braswell (Ct) and Billy Hogan (Cu); DBs—Denver Jenkins (EV), DeAndrea Miller (Ch), Cole Moriarty (Sp), Kyle Talley (Ct) and Xavier James (KG).
Specialists: K—Javin Hass (KG); P—Seth Yurgel (Ct); KR—Jacob Settle (EV); U—Brandon Settle (EV).
- HONORABLE MENTION
Offense: QBs—Eric Washington (Ct), Jay Scroggins (JM), Darren Jackson (Ch), Zach Crim (Cu), Curtis Leacock (Ca); RBs—Brandon Mason (Ct), Kendall Daniels (EV), Glenn Taylor (JM); WRs—Anthony Banks (Cu), Daquon Pollard (Ca), Alon Clipper (KG), Darryl Dyson (JM), Chris Carpenter (Ct), Justin Gardiner (EV); TE—Mike Forjan (JM); OTs—Kyle Washington (JM), Chris Hundley (EV), Matt Chavers (Cu); OGs—Michael Mandesley (Cu), Dylan Roberts (Ca), Scott Allsion (JM), Thomas Campbell (Sp); C—Derek Cunningham (JM), Chris Dejarnetts (Cu), Cameron Whetzel (Sp).
Defense: DEs—Marcus Finnie (JM), Brad Davis (JM), Robert Coltrain (Ch); DL—Collin Burnett (EV), Darien Thomas (Ct), Mike Robinson (Ct), Kade Monell (Ch); LBs—Chaz Ballard (Sp), Kendall Harvey (KG), Matt Knowles (Ct), Logan Sharina (EV), Tevin Brooks (JM), Aaron Browns (Sp), Brandon Gallahan (Ch), Sean Bates (JM), Alex Cumon (EV), Nate Jackson (KG); DBs—Stephen Bryant (JM), Darryl Dyson (JM), Chris Holmes (Ch), Ben Yates (Cu), Austin Fink (KG), Jimmy Whetzel (Cu), De’Shon Brown (KG), Patrick Edwards (Ct).
Specialists: K—Lindsey Armentrout (KG), Ricky Williams (Ca), Jared Clemens (Ch); P—Jared Clemens (Ch); KR—Jimmy Whetzel (Cu), Tyler Morton (Ch); U—Jimmy Whetzel (C), Tyler Morton (Ch).