Independent All-Area teams

PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Tyler Roberson, Augusta Christian


COACH OF THE YEAR: Keith Walton, Augusta Christian



Pos. Player School Yr.

QB Tyler Roberson Augusta Christian Sr.

Passed for 2,018 yards and rushed for 1,017 more

RB Nick Pullen Brentwood Jr.

Rushed for more than 900 yards despite injured ankle

RB Thomas Banks Augusta Christian Jr.

Ended season with 1,436 rushing yards

WR Nick Fortenberry Augusta Christian Jr.

Caught 48 passes for 976 yards

WR Nate Pylant Augusta Prep Jr.

Heart of team played almost everywhere

TE Taylor Robertson Westminster Sr.

Caught seven TD passes

OL Alex Haythorn Thomas Jefferson Sr.

Helped three backs rush for more than 1,000 yards

OL Jackson Williams Briarwood Jr.

Two-year starter at left tackle

OL Matt Herzwurm Augusta Christian Sr.

Missed just one practice in high school career

OL Zack Smith Brentwood Sr.

Best blocker on team’s line

OL Hunter Bailey Edmund Burke Sr.

Three-year starter at center

ATH Trey Reid Curtis Baptist Jr.

Rushed for almost 1,000 yards and also made 88 tackles

K Tory Mimbs Brentwood Jr.

One of his field goals was 38 yards



Pos. Player School Yr.

DL Austin Daniel Edmund Burke Sr.

Team’s best overall lineman

DL Sean Sweeting Augusta Christian Sr.

Versatile player had two interceptions and six rushing TDs

DL Terin Quarles Augusta Christian Sr.

Sacked opposing quarterbacks 12 times

LB Ethan Lynch Westminster Fr.

Finished with 143 total tackles

LB Fifth Newton Briarwood Sr.

Had 63 tackles and 10 rushing TDs

LB Gaige Gilbert Augusta Christian Sr.

Made 75 solo tackles

LB Lane Christian Edmund Burke Jr.

Threw for more than 800 yards and made 62 tackles

DB Hagen Wade Edmund Burke Sr.

Scored 20 TDs and six two-point conversions

DB Michael Bridges Thomas Jefferson Sr.

Posted 1,392 rushing yards

DB Garrett Riggs Brentwood Sr.

Rushed for 833 yards and picked off four passes

DB Kobie Brinson Augusta Christian So.

Intercepted four passes

P Jon Jon Evans Edmund Burke Sr.

Averaged 39.3 yards per punt


HONORABLE MENTIONS: Augusta Christian: Fr. K Heath Brace; Augusta Prep: So. LB/OL Whitt Rutland, So. OL/LB Alex Hunt, Jr. LB Jonathan Long, Jr. TE/DL Michael Downing, Jr. RB/DB Nolan Brandon, Jr. RB/DL Kevin Huggins, Fr. WR/DB Joseph Shaver; Briarwood: Jr. OL/DL Tad McCorkle, Jr. TE/LB Dalton Banks, Fr. RB/DB Dakota Reese; Edmund Burke: Sr. ATH Dakota Garber; Thomas Jefferson: Sr. RB/LB Seth Evans, Fr. RB Justin Haycraft, Jr. TE John Paul Newton, Fr. DL Willis Toulson, So. DB Trevor Rowland, Sr. OL Chandler Hadden, Jr. OL Foster Brett, Jr. OL/DL Christian Hohmann; Wardlaw: Sr. LB/RB Kerry Cockrell, So. RB Malik Lee, Jr. OL Jacob Baynham; Westminster: Sr. QB Tim Nabholz, So. WR Michael Almond, Jr. LB Will Newton, Sr. P Chris Cawley, Sr. DL Trey Newton.



Sun, 10/22/2017 - 00:02

Ga Tech beats Wake 38-24

Sat, 10/21/2017 - 22:53