Originally created 01/07/01

Class A all-state team



Player of the Year: Monte' Williams, Commerce

Coach of Year: Johnny Gulledge, Adairsville

Class A

OFFENSE

Quarterback: Joe Tereshinski, Athens Academy, (Jr., 6-3, 200). Running Backs: Monte' Williams, Commerce, (Sr., 5-7, 165); Jermaine Austin, McIntosh County Academy, (Sr., 5-9, 185). Wide Receivers: P.K. Sam, Buford, (Sr., 6-3, 185); David Allen, Athens Academy, (Jr., 5-10, 170). Tight End: Casey Colvin, Lincoln County, (Sr., 5-11, 185). Offensive Lineman: Eric Broe, Wesleyan, (Sr., 6-6, 270); Russ Tanner, Johnson County, (Sr., 6-4, 260); Ray Parker, Adairsville, (Sr., 6-0, 215); Garrett Cooper, Miller County, (Sr., 6-2, 235); Michael Bozeman, Hawkinsville, (Sr., 6-2, 255). Kick Returner: Rick Stokes, Lincoln County, (Sr., 5-10, 165). Kicker: Scott Rhodes, Aquinas, (Sr., 6-1, 170). All-Purpose: Odell Thurmond, Monticello, (Sr., 6-1, 225).

DEFENSE

Defensive Backs: Michael Collins, Commerce, (Sr., 6-6, 215); Beau Beasley, Metter, (Sr., 5-10, 165); Antonio Jefferson, Clinch County, (Sr., 6-2, 205); Jermaine Collins, Hawkinsville, (Sr., 6-1, 185). Linebackers: Chris Outlaw, Johnson County, (Sr., 5-11, 195); Jamie Stewart, Buford, (Jr., 6-1, 190); Zaron Shanks, Lincoln County, (Jr., 6-2, 230).Defensive Linemen: Casey Gary, Commerce, (Sr., 6-0, 225); Jametrus Freeman, Lincoln County, (Sr., 6-0, 250); Clifford Smith, Clinch County, (Sr., 5-10, 175); Caleb Stuckey, Miller County, (Sr., 6-3, 215). Punter: Corey Hill, Jefferson, (Sr., 6-0, 175).

HONORABLE MENTION

Mixon Robinson, Athens Academy; Rance Morgan, Clinch County; Twion Shealer, Commerce; Cornelius Bunkley, Taylor County; Lonnie Thomas, Montgomery County; Daniel Gilbert, McIntosh County Academy; Kyle Downs, Glascock County; Greg Ledbetter, Adairsville; Cody Reece, Adairsville; Kyle Potts, Jefferson; Webb Aiken, Buford; Fred Hightower, Miller County; Trey Young, Athens Academy; Logan Channell, Athens Academy; Matthew Thomas, Atkinson County; Richard Moore, Johnson County; Marcel Duggar, Taylor County; Stephen Favors, Atkinson County; Travis Payne, Buford; Billy West, Wilcox County.