Originally created 01/07/01

Class AA all-state team



Player of the Year: Robert Johnson, Americus

Coach of Year: Bob Owsley, Cook

Class AA

OFFENSE

Quarterback: Robert Johnson, Americus, (Sr., 6-2, 195). Running Backs: Daccus Turman, Washington-Wilkes, (Sr., 6-1, 220); Thez Robinson (Sr., 6-0, 185). Wide Receivers: John Harris, Americus, (Jr., 6-2, 185); Arquello Mallory, Wilkinson County, (Sr., 5-10, 185). Tight End: Leonard Pope, Americus, (Jr., 6-7, 230). Offensive Linemen: Josh Brock, Cartersville, (Jr., 6-3, 280); Merci Fallaise, Washington-Wilkes, (Jr., 6-5, 272); Michael Bailey, Washington-Wilkes, (Sr., 6-2, 280); Dusty Phillips, Charlton County, (Sr., 6-2, 240); Marcus Campbell, Americus, (Sr., 6-4, 280). Kicker: Cole Cason, Greater Atlanta Christian, (So., 5-10, 165. Kick Returner: Verondre' Barnes, Irwin County, (Sr., 5-8, 190). All-Purpose: Xavier Whipple, Wilkinson County, (Sr., 6-2, 175).

DEFENSE

Defensive Backs: Landers Brown, Southeast Macon, (Sr., 6-0, 175); Fred Dunn, Washington-Wilkes, (Sr., 6-3, 185); Thomas Mayfield, Northgate, (Sr., 6-0, 175); Muhammad Abdullah, Charlton County, (Sr., 6-1, 190). Linebackers: Marquis Elmore, Charlton County, (Sr., 6-4, 235); J.J. Chatmon, Cartersville, (Sr., 5-10, 205); Clinton Willis, Washington-Wilkes, (Sr., 6-0, 190); Phillip Walker, Cook, (Sr., 6-2, 215). Defensive Linemen: Darrell Holmes, Crim, (Sr., 6-3, 255); Eddie Sims, Americus, (Sr., 5-11, 250); Clarence Respruss, Lamar County, (Sr., 6-4, 260). Punter: Bama Adams, Charlton County, (Sr., 5-10, 170).

HONORABLE MENTION

Rod Walker, Turner County; Jason Walker, Turner County; Gary Hunt, Cook; Richard Cook, Washington-Wilkes; Roshawn Seymore, Cook; Micah Andrews, Greater Atlanta Christian; Trent Dyer, Union County; Jack Herrin, Greene-Taliaferro; Gerald Hill, Crim; Ronnie Meriweather, Turner County; Jamarcus Wiley, Cartersville; Jody Fletcher, Cartersville; Rod Whipple, Wilkinson County; Scott Daniels, East Laurens; Brent Owens, Dooly County; Thomas Davis, Randolph-Clay; Franako Smith, Americus; Danny Williams, Lamar County; Kenny Strozier, Northgate; Whit Robbins, Calhoun.