The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


December 26, 2012

Four Tanner players highlight ASWA all-state football team


DL - Exavyer Jackson, Piedmont, Sr., 5-9, 265

DL - Tyler Love, J.B. Pennington, Sr., 6-0, 185

DL - Brian Puckett, Lauderdale Co., Sr., 6-3, 245

P - Jordan Lake, Westminster Chr., Sr., 6-0, 205

ATH - Marcellus Redmond, Fayette Co., Sr., 5-8, 160

Coach of the Year: Trent Taylor, Straughn

Honorable Mention

Quarterback: Garret Lewis, Sipsey Valley, Jr.

Running Back: Marquese Banks, W.S. Neal, Sr.; Ryan Carpenter, Colbert Co., Jr.; Michael Davis, Geraldine, Sr.

Wide Receiver: Jessie Box, Hamilton, Sr.; CJ Savage, Piedmont, So.; Braylan Smith, Sipsey Valley, Sr.

Offensive Lineman: Marcus Clarke, Vinemont, Jr.; Mike Daves, Bayside, Sr.; Dustin Maples, New Hope, Jr.; Tyler Smith, Lauderdale Co., Sr.

Kicker: Morgan Coston, Leeds, Fr.; Trey Smith, Bayside, Sr.; Dillon Terry, Piedmont, Sr.; Chandler Trach, Madison Acad., Sr.

Offensive Athlete: Mitch Stults, Hamilton, Sr.

Defensive Back: Tyler Boland, Vinemont, Jr.; Laphonso Burroughs, Piedmont, Sr.; Tobias Qualls, Colbert Co., So.; Trey Smith, Bayside, Sr.

Linebacker: Sean Anderson, Abbeville, Sr.; Ladrelin Cheatom, Deshler, So.; DJ Simmons, Lauderdale Co., Sr.; Johnny Owens, Straughn, Jr.; Jonathan Walton, Bayside, Sr.; Darnell Williams, Fayette Co., Sr.

Defensive Lineman: Jordan Cushen, Sylvania, Jr.; Marquez Gamble, Piedmont, Sr.; Nick McCrae, Northside, Sr.; Dee Qualls, Colbert Co., Sr.; Michael Williams, Barbour Co., Sr.

Punter: Daniel Otwell, Glencoe, Sr. Daniel Otwell, Glencoe, Sr., 6-0, 185

Defensive Athlete: Jonathan Hagler, Leeds, Sr.; Sheldon Lewis, Hanceville, Sr.



QB - ArDarius Stewart, Fultondale, Sr., 6-1, 195

RB - Tyler Rogers, Mobile Christian, Jr., 5-11, 185

RB - Hayden Stephens, Tanner, Jr., 5-11, 170

RB - Tywone Stewart, Reeltown, Sr., 5-8, 170

WR - Willis Knight, Randolph Co., Jr., 5-10, 175

WR - Joe Vines, Lafayette, Sr., 5-8, 178

WR - Jalen Washington, Lanett, Sr., 6-1, 195

OL - Alec Godwin, G.W. Long, Sr., 5-9, 220

OL - Kadarrius Lawrence, Fultondale, Jr., 6-0, 275

OL - Jayson Stephens, Reeltown, Sr., 6-0, 280

OL - Derek Tucker, Sweet Water, Sr., 6-1, 260

OL - Hunter Warr, Washington Co., Sr., 6-0, 256

K - Grayson Anzalone, Montgomery Acad., Sr., 6-0, 150

ATH - Randy Blackwell, Fyffe, Sr., 5-10, 165


DB - Purvis Coger, Oakman, Jr., 6-1, 165

DB - Greg Maclin, Tanner, Sr., 6-4, 180

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