Fourteen different Guthrie football players received recognition for their efforts on the football season this year when the Class 5A-2 All-District team was announced this week. Fourteen selections ties the Bluejays for the most players recognized along with Bishop McGuinness. Piedmont finished with 11, Carl Albert with eight, Woodward with seven, Guymon with five, and Lawton Eisenhower with four.
Headlining the selections were David Scott and David Vargas. Scott was named Lineman of the Year, while Vargas was named Special Teams Player of the Year.
Quarterback Jackson Waddell, receiver Marcellus Owens, and offensive lineman Dylan Dollar all received first team offense selections.
Defensive lineman Campbell Leach, linebacker Donminic Goosby, and cornerback CJ Ward were all named to the first team defense.
Receiver Brody Hinkle, tight end Parker Rainey, and offensive lineman Justin Ergang were named to the second team offense.
Linebacker Cade Whitfield was named to the second team defense.
Offensive linemen Jamal Ronas and Trenton Scannell were honorable mentions.
Below is the full list of the All-District teams:
Overall Player of the Year: Dadrion Taylor (CA)
Offensive POY: Kole Marlatt (WHS)
Defensive POY: Ethan Ridenour (CA), and Brandon Jacob (BMHS).
Lineman of the Year:Scott (GHS).
Special Teams POY: Varga (GHS).
Ironman POY: Braden Culp (PHS).
1st Team Offense:
QB: Waddell (GHS).
RB: Dejuana McAurhter (CA).
WR: Owens (GHS), Anthony Davis (CA), Chris Veals (CA), Jack Chester (PHS).
TE/H Back: Dylan Whitewater (WHS), Christ Thompson (BMHS).
OL: Charlie Covington (BMHS), Grant Zehrung (BMHS), Clayton Frazier (PHS), Zac Moser (PHS).
1st Team Defense:
DL: Leach (GHS), Zach Zeno (PHS), Denzel Knapp (CA), Hood Hardey (WHS), Jacob Helm (BMHS)
LB: Goosby (GHS), Patrick Joyce (BMHS)
DB: Ward (GHS), Blake Alexander (WHS), Cooper Wright (BMHS), Baylor Hendren (PHS), Brady Thomas (PHS).
K: Justus Flores (PHS)
2nd Team Offense:
QB: German Mesta (GUY).
RB: Tariq Jackson (IKE).
WR: Hinkle (GHS), Bryceson Harvey (PHS), Brandon Knight (BMHS), Grahm Murray (BMHS), Alex Sappington (GUY).
TE/H Back: Rainey (GHS), Zac Worth (CA).
OL: Ergang (GHS), Ryan Evans (CA), James Chandler (IKE), Lorenzo Amador (GUY), Jack Ramsey (PHS), Tommy Raczkowski (BMHS).
2nd Team defense:
DL: Eddie Montez (WHS), Keaton White (WHS), Roberto Figueeroa (GUY), Denzel Akuffo (BMHS).
LB: Whitfield (GHS), Garrett Dunlap (WHS), Bradley Basey (BMHS).
DB: Derek Coleman (IKE), Tre Harris (IKE), Osiel Arroyo (GUY), Mitchell Clayton (BMHS), Connor Hawkins (PHS).
Punter: Andrew Wisniewski (BMHS)
OL: Ronas (GHS), Scannell (GHS)