JC Grid-Wire All-American Team

Congratulations to this year's 1st team JC Grid-Wire All-Americans. This is the 49th annual selection! Our honorees include conference MVPs, unanimous all-conference picks, and those whose accomplishments stood out among their peers. Some have already committed to play for some of the nation's top four-year schools. Others will do the same soon.

The second team will be published soon, and the Academic All-Americans thereafter.

* = Freshman

FIRST TEAM

Quarterback

Nick Lamaison (6-1, 205), Mt. San Antonio*
Adam Froman (6-4, 225), Santa Rosa

Running Back

Alex McLaughlin (5-11, 200), Ridgewater
La'Darrian Page (5-8, 160), Hutchinson
Bruce Frieson (5-9, 180), Bakersfield
Lyndon Rowells (5-10, 200), Redwoods

Wide Receiver

Hayo Carpenter (5-11, 185), Canyons
Chris Matthews (6-5, 205), LA Harbor
Brandyn Reed (6-3, 180), Santa Rosa
Marcus Allen (5-11, 200), Modesto
Justin Jordan (5-11, 190), Blinn

Tight End

Kyle Hipp (6-5, 240), Grossmont
Peter Tuitupou (6-4, 245), Snow

Offensive Line

P.K. Keyes (6-3, 320), Mississippi Gulf Coast
Anthony Morgan (6-4, 320), Navarro
Roy Watts (6-6, 330), Navarro
Danny Watkins (6-5, 295), Butte
James Carpenter (6-5, 305), Coffeyville
Erik Dahl (6-2, 285), Butler

Placekicker

Jacob Harfman (5-10, 195), Mt. San Antonio

Return Specialist

Eddie Russ (6-1, 185), Antelope Valley

All-Purpose

John Hendershott (6-3, 195), Diablo Valley


DEFENSE

Defensive Line

Eugene Kinlaw (6-2, 295), Hutchinson
Jared Price (5-10, 215), Blinn
B.J. Bell (6-3, 265), Santa Ana
Dean DeLeon (6-2, 245), Orange Coast
Pernell McPhee (6-4, 275), Itawamba
Brandon Rankin (6-4, 250), Butte

Linebacker

Chris White (6-3, 240), Mississippi Gulf Coast
Bryson Littlejohn (6-2, 230), Sierra
Reid Worthington (6-1, 235), Fullerton
Jerome Meadows (6-2, 240), San Jose
Tony Straughter (6-2, 205), Georgia Military

Defensive Back

Jamar Hornsby (6-3, 210), East Mississippi
Coryell Judie (6-0, 190), Fort Scott
Daryl Robinson (5-9, 170), West Hills
Marcus Ball (6-1, 215), Pearl River
Brandon Driver (5-11, 175), Santa Rosa
Jarrell Harrison (6-2, 210), San Francisco

Punter

Heath Hutchins (6-2, 200), Itwamba


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