Greater Atlanta Christian's #36 Paul Carothers (left) stops a run by Lovett's #1 Murphey Lee during first half action at Conley-Oakley field in Atlanta on Friday, Oct. 31, 2014. (Photo by Phil Skinner)
Photo: Phil Skinner
Photo: Phil Skinner

List: Former Georgia high school players on service academy rosters

There are 47 former Georgia high school players on the rosters of the Division I service academy football teams this fall. Georgia has more players at Army (27) and Navy (17) than any other state. According to, six Georgia players start for Army. They are center Peyton Reeder of Coosa, left tackle Alex Herndon of Calvary Day, running backs Kell Walker of Lakeside (Atlanta) and Artice Hobbs IV of Newton, nose tackle Kwabena Bonsu of South Cobb and safety Cam Jones of Dacula. Army head coach Jeff Monken spent 11 seasons on the staffs of Georgia Southern and Georgia Tech and was Georgia Southern's head coach from 2010 to 2013. Also according to Ourlads, three Georgia players start at Navy. They are center Ford Higgins of Greater Atlanta Christian, cornerback Michael McMorris of Buford and tackle Kendel Wright of Mountain View. 

Air Force 

OL Clark Daniel, Upson-Lee 

QB Donald Hammond III, Eagle's Landing Christian 

WR Dane Kinamon, McIntosh 


DB Jonathan Andrews, Dutchtown 

OL Sam Barczak, Sandy Creek 

RB Rashaad Bolton, Veterans 

DL Kwabena Bonsu, South Cobb 

RB Zack Boobas, Jefferson 

DB Marquel Broughton, Mountain View 

TE Shayne Buckingham, Dacula 

RB Kaelin Byrd, Cambridge 

LB Wilson Catoe, Peachtree Ridge 

WR Reikan Donaldson, Wheeler 

RB Ton Evans, Northgate 

DB Quindrelin Hammonds, Alcovy 

OL Alex Herndon, Calvary Day 

RB Artice Hobbs IV, Newton 

OL Lachlan Holt, Richmond Hill 

P Brooks Hosea, Blessed Trinity 

RB A.J. Howard, Stephens County 

DB Cam Jones, Dacula 

OL Daniel Parrish, Prince Avenue Christian 

RB Ridge Polk, Cambridge 

OL Dean Powell, Buford 

OL Peyton Reeder, Coosa 

DB Chris Skyers, South Gwinnett 

QB Kyle Terry, Mount Paran Christian 

K Will Van Pamelen, Grayson 

RB Kell Walker, Lakeside (Atlanta) 

QB Cole Wright, Union County 


LB Paul Carothers, Greater Atlanta Christian 

OG Ben Everett, Northview 

CB Jordan Geter, Columbus 

WR Marcell Gleaton, Community Christian 

DB Jacob Gregory, Centennial 

CB B.J. Gibson, Walton 

C Ford Higgins, Greater Atlanta Christian 

SB Tyreek King-El, Pebblebrook 

DT Dexter Manior, Rockdale County 

CB Michael McMorris, Buford 

OL Brandon Moore, North Cobb 

DE Mack Nash, Camden County 

CB Justin Nelson, Arabia Mountain 

CB Chike Otaluka, Northview 

WR Chase Parrish, Colquitt County 

S Jaison Taylor, Newton 

OT Kendel Wright, Mountain View 

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