The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


December 26, 2012

Four Tanner players highlight ASWA all-state football team


OL - Wesley Williamson, Clarke Prep, Jr., 6-2, 285

OL - Cody Rogers, Sumter Acad., Sr., 6-0, 200

PK - Triston Knight, Lee-Scott Acad., Sr., 5-9, 170

ATH - Alex Morris, Ashford Acad., Sr., 6-2, 175


DB - Rush Wiggins, Clarke Prep, Sr., 6-2, 195

DB - Brody Thomasson, Lakeside, Jr., 6-0, 175

DB - Trey Johnston, Ashford Acad., Sr., 5-11, 160

DB - Mike Calhoun, Restoration, Sr., 5-10, 180

LB - Cortney Wilbanks, Restoration, Jr., 6-0, 225

LB - Bailey Hansen, Edgewood Acad., Sr., 6-4, 195

LB - David Ruffin, Lee-Scott Acad., Sr., 5-11, 195

LB - Dashun Bartley, East Memorial Chr., Sr., 6-2, 215

DL - Craig Bryan, Monroe Acad., Sr., 6-1, 250

DL - Raheem Sheppard, Hooper Acad., Sr., 6-1, 240

DL - Nick Henderson, Crenshaw Chr., So., 6-1, 173

DL - Casey McCluskie, Edgewood Acad., Sr., 6-3, 280

P - Cole Marsh, Southern Acad., Sr., 6-1, 190

ATH - Clay Thomas, Tuscaloosa Acad., Sr., 5-9, 180

Coach of the Year: Robert Johnson, Tuscaloosa Acad.

Honorable mention

Quarterback: London Maynard, Autauga Acad., Jr.; Jonathon Plott, Tuscaloosa Acad., Sr.

Running back: Josh Crawford, Edgewood Acad., So.; Parker Allen, Patrician Acad., Jr.

Wide Receiver: Michael Swann, Glenwood Acad., Sr.; Shade Pritchett, Marengo Acad., Jr.

Tight End: Thomas DeGrange, Lee-Scott Acad., Jr.

Offensive Lineman: J.D. Diaz, Tuscaloosa Acad., Sr.; Mathew Luster, Crenshaw Chr., Jr.; Aaron Wainwright, Autauga Acad., Sr.; Ryan Leonard, Lee-Scott Acad., Sr.

Defensive back: Michael Thompson, Escambia Acad., Sr.; Shaun Lewis, Crenshaw Chr., Sr.; Gentry Allen, Patrician Acad., Sr.

Linebacker: Taylor Carpenter, Jackson Acad., Sr.; Chris Yonkers, Sumter Acad., Sr.; Hayden Hall, Marengo Acad., So.; Zack Paulene, Autauga Acad., So.; Caleb Tucker, Clarke Prep, Jr.

Defensive Lineman: Kyle Andrews, Tuscaloosa Acad., Sr.; Alryk Perry, Glenwood Acad., Sr.; B.J. Johnson, Edgewood Acad., Sr.

Athlete: Parker Farley, Tuscaloosa Acad., Sr; Jacob Rose, Southern Acad., Sr.; Darius Bennett, Hooper Acad., Sr.

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