All-region teams: Vandagriff named 8-A player of the year

Here is the all-region team for 8-A, as voted by the league's coaches:

Player of the year: QB Brock Vandagriff, Prince Avenue Christian, So.

Offensive player of the year: RB Len'Neth Whitehead, Athens Academy, Jr.

Defensive player of the year: DB Khalid Duke, Riverside Military, Sr.

Athlete of the year: WR/DB Christian Parrish, Prince Avenue Christian, Sr.

Co-coach of the year: Nicholas Garrett, Riverside Military

Co-coach of the year: Don Williams, George Walton Academy

First-team offense 

QB - Nate Ray, Commerce, Jr.

QB - Colten Gauthier, Hebron Christian, So.

RB - Payton Bowles, Athens Academy, Sr.

RB - Dylan Deaton, Commerce, Sr.

RB - Darius Barnum, George Walton Academy, Sr.

RB - Dylan Parr, Riverside Military, So.

TE - Barrett McLanahan, Athens Academy, Sr.

WR - Deion Colzie, Athens Academy, So.

WR - Jeffrey Saturday, Hebron Christian, Sr.

WR - Will Warbington, Hebron Christian, Sr.

WR - Mack Simmons, Prince Avenue Christian, Sr.

OL - Charles Clarke, Athens Academy, Sr.

OL - Tanner Lumpkin, Commerce, Sr.

OL - Terrence Thorpe, George Walton Academy, Sr.

OL - Alex Sudderth, Hebron Christian, Jr.

OL - Teyvon Carson, Riverside Military, Sr.

OL - Jake Parker, Towns County, Sr.

First-team defense 

DL - George Smith, Athens Academy, Sr.

DL - Levi Pate, Commerce, Sr.

DL - Hamilton Allen, George Walton Academy, Sr.

DL - Alex Pawson, Hebron Christian, Jr.

DL - Blake Scarberry, Hebron Christian, Sr.

DL - Josh Hilton, Prince Avenue Christian, Sr.

DL - Tyler Payne, Prince Avenue Christian, Jr.

LB - William McLanahan, Athens Academy, Sr.

LB - Lovic Smith, Athens Christian, Sr.

LB - Tucker Flint, Commerce, Sr.

LB - Andrew Tossie, George Walton Academy, Sr.

LB - Michael Moyers, Hebron Christian, Sr.

LB - Davis Ridings, Prince Avenue Christian, So.

LB - Jordan van den Berg, Providence Christian, Jr.

LB - Wookdong Harry-Kim, Riverside Military, Sr.

DB - Kurt Knisely, Athens Academy, Jr.

DB - Caleb Mason, Commerce, Sr.

DB - Omar Daniels, George Walton Academy, Sr.

DB - Elijah Hynes, Prince Avenue Christian, Sr.

DB - Griffin Presley, Providence Christian, Jr.

DB - Camron Shod-Dabney, Riverside Military, So.

First-team special teams 

PK - James Williams, Athens Academy, Jr.

P - Josh Jones, Providence Christian, Sr.

Second-team offense 

QB - Palmer Bush, Athens Academy, So.

QB - Isaac Teasley, Riverside Military, Sr.

RB - Joseph McElhannon, Athens Christian, Sr.

RB - DaJuan Wood, Commerce, Sr.

RB - Will Wolf, George Walton Academy, Sr.

RB - Alan Gillis, Towns County, Sr.

TE - Jason Rockmore, George Walton Academy, Sr.

TE - Josh Jones, Providence Christian, Sr.

WR - Jack Thomas, Athens Academy, Sr.

WR - Josh Cummings, Athens Christian, Sr.

WR - Logan Johnson, Hebron Christian, So.

WR - KJ Millwood, Lakeview Academy, Sr.

WR - Zach Douglas, Providence Christian, Jr.

WR - Will Travis, Towns County, Sr.

OL - Jered Geyer, Commerce, Sr.

OL - Landon Simpson, Hebron Christian, So.

OL - Ian Echols, Lakeview Academy, Sr.

OL - David Bach, Prince Avenue Christian, Jr.

OL - Connor Mymudes, Providence Christian, Sr.

OL - Chase Rogers, Towns County, Sr.

Second-team defense 

DB - Nalen Curry, Athens Christian, So.

DB - Bradley Williams, George Walton Academy, Sr.

DB - Jackson Ellerbee, George Walton Academy, So.

DB - Jack Ihm, Hebron Christian, Jr.

DB - Jordan Thomas, Lakeview Academy, Jr.

DB - McKay Melnick, Prince Avenue Christian, Jr.

DL - Braden Moore, Athens Christian, Jr.

DL - Johnerio Holt, Athens Christian, Fr.

DL - Trahvon Wiggins, Commerce, Jr.

DL - Palmer Ferguson, Lakeview Academy, Sr.

DL - Tyler Swanger, Towns County, Sr.

LB - Noah Coleman, George Walton Academy, Sr.

LB - Micah Harden, Hebron Christian, Sr.

LB - Evan Treadwell, Prince Avenue Christian, Sr.

LB - Joe Shealy, Providence Christian, So.

LB - Jordan Battles, Riverside Military, Sr.

LB - Wes Calhoun, Towns County, Sr.

Second-team special teams

PK - Wes Calhoun, Towns County, Sr.

P - Max Bennett, Hebron Christian, Sr.

Honorable mention: QB Ben Johnson, Providence Christian, Fr.; QB Trent Bradshaw, Towns County, Sr.; RB Sam Roach, Commerce, Jr.; RB Callum Mobley, Providence Christian, Sr.; TE Hugh Laughlin, Athens Academy, So.; TE Darren Simpson, Commerce, Sr.; TE Jack Johnston, Prince Avenue Christian, Jr.; WR Hunter Giella, Providence Christian, Sr.; OL John Ferguson, Athens Academy, So.; OL Will Hays, Athens Academy, Sr.; OL Connor Kyle, Commerce, Jr.; OL Payton Freeman, Commerce, So.; OL Brennan Myers, Hebron Christian, Jr.; OL Bryce Blackwell, Lakeview Academy, Sr.; OL Chase Barker, Prince Avenue Christian, Sr.; OL Hunter Fountain, Prince Avenue Christian, Sr.; OL Lamar Gordon, Riverside Military, Jr.; DL John Bostwick, Athens Academy, Jr.; DL Nick Patrick, Commerce, Sr.; DL Jackson Rhodes, Hebron Christian, Sr.; DL Trey Staley, Hebron Christian, So.; DL Foster White, Prince Avenue Christian, Sr.; DL Shane McCormick, Prince Avenue Christian, Jr.; DL Casey Luck, Providence Christian, Jr.; LB Ethan Connelly, Athens Academy, So.; LB Tae Clay, Athens Academy, Sr.; LB Carson Turner, Athens Christian, Sr.; LB Winston Gassant, Hebron Christian, Jr.; LB Campbell Melson, Lakeview Academy, Sr.; LB Glenn Fleming, Providence Christian, So.; DB Logan Payne, Athens Academy, Sr.; DB T.J. Trudnak, Commerce, Jr.; DB Andre Payne, George Walton Academy, Sr.; DB Hunter Borges, Hebron Christian, Sr.; DB Justin Peavy, Hebron Christian, So.; DB Stephen Aleandre, Riverside Military, Sr.; DB Nick Bradley, Towns County, Sr.; K Judah Holland, Athens Christian, Jr.

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