Football - First Team Offense
Back row (left to right): Arrelious Benn, Dunbar; Vincent Hill, Friendly; Andrew Nuss, Stone Bridge; Jimmy Bennett, West Potomac; Garrett Ingram, McDonough.
Front row: Dwan Thornton, Ballou; Terence Kerns, Thomas Johnson; Ryan Smith, Urbana; Deontay Twyman, Sherwood; Joe Haden, Friendly.
First Team Offense
First Team Defense and Special Teams
Second Team Offense
Second Team Defense
Honorable Mention Offense
Honorable Mention Defense
Offensive Player of the Year
Defensive Player of the Year
Coach of the Year
All-League Teams (pdf)
| Offensive Player of the Year |
QB Joe Haden | Friendly | Sr. | 5-11 | 190 » Video Profile
Dual-threat runner and passer led
the Fort Washington school to a
14-0 record and the Maryland 3A
championship. Passed for 2,783
yards and 38 touchdowns; also
rushed for 899 yards and 13 touchdowns.
Set the Maryland public
school record with 7,371 career
passing yards and tied the career
mark with 80 touchdown passes.
Will play for Florida.
| First Team Offense |
WR Arrelious Benn | Dunbar | Sr. | 6-2 | 203 » Video Profile
The repeat All-Met was the nation's top
wide receiver recruit. Caught 56 passes
for 1,039 yards and nine touchdowns.
Also averaged nine yards per carry and
rushed for three touchdowns. Will play
WR Vincent Hill | Friendly | Sr. | 6-0 | 180 » Video Profile
Using excellent speed and hands, caught
67 passes for 1,390 yards and 22
touchdowns for Maryland 3A champion.
Finished career with a state public school
record 43 touchdown catches.
OL Andrew Nuss | Stone Bridge | Sr. | 6-5 | 290 » Video Profile
The all-Northern Region lineman, who is
also considered one of the top five linemen
in the state, paved the way for Stone
Bridge to gain more than 3,000 yards
rushing. Will play for Notre Dame.
OL Jimmy Bennett | West Potomac | Jr. | 6-9 | 280
The overpowering run blocker, known for
his nimble feet, has not given up a sack
in two years. He has received several
scholarship offers from Big East and ACC
schools, among others.
OL Garrett Ingram | McDonough | Sr. | 5-11 | 249
The three-year starter and two-time al
Southern Maryland Athletic Conferenc
selection anchored the line for a runni
attack that amassed more than 2,500
OL William Alvarez | Hylton | Sr. | 6-5 | 305
The massive lineman is considered one of the top five lineman in the state of Virginia. Helped lead Hylton to an 8-2 record. Will play for Virginia Tech.
OL Nick Jenkins | Good Counsel | Sr. | 6-3 | 285
The four-year starter was a leader on both sides of the line for the WCAC finalists. Defensively, had team highs of 95 tackles and 8.5 sacks. Will play for Virginia.
RB Dwan Thornton | Ballou | Sr. | 5-7 | 170
Along with his dynamic vision and cutting
ability, Thornton used breakaway speed to
rush for 1,952 yards and 24 touchdowns
in 10 games for the DCIAA champion. Surpassed
200 yards in four of his final five
games. Will play for Kent State.
RB Terence Kerns | Thomas Johnson | Sr. | 6-1 | 215
He led the Patriots to the top seed in the
Maryland 4A North Region playoffs with
his speed and punishing power running. He
rushed for 1,719 yards and 24 touchdowns
in nine games before being sidelined by an
ankle injury. Will play for West Virginia.
RB Ryan Smith | Urbana | Sr. | 5-10 | 195
Not one to shy away from contact, Smith's
vision and quickness helped the Hawks
win the Maryland 3A West Region championship.
He rushed for 35 touchdowns
and 2,376 yards on 268 carries in 13
QB Deontay Twyman | Sherwood | Sr. | 5-11 | 170
Led the Warriors back to the Maryland
4A fi nal almost single-handedly, passing
for 2,426 yards and 28 touchdowns.
Finished his three-year career with 7,093
yards and 80 touchdowns.
QB Brandon Hogan | Osbourn | Sr. | 5-10 | 173 » Video Profile
The explosive dual-threat quarterback passed for 2,430 yards, ran for 1,781 and was responsible for 59 touchdowns as he led Osbourn to the Virginia AAA Division 6 championship. Will play for West Virginia.
| Second Team Offense |
QB Peter Lalich, West Springfield, Sr. |
QB Josh Volpe, Northwest, Sr.
RB Devon Brown, Stone Bridge, Sr.
RB Deric Dudinkski, Park View, Sr.
WR Dayon Arrington, Paint Branch, Sr.
WR Danny Coale, Episcopal, Sr.
WR Isiah Thomas, Dunbar, Sr.
OL Rob Ciancaglini, Broadneck, Sr.
OL Ian Davidson, St. Stephen's/SA, Sr.
OL Tony Edwards, Damascus, Jr.
OL Marshall Moore, Langley, Sr.
OL R.J. Shannon, DeMatha, Sr.
K Chris McDermott, Broadneck, Sr.
| Honorable Mention |
Quarterbacks: Nathan Cartagena, Annandale, Sr.; Pepper Coe,
Quince Orchard, Sr.; Kevin Dickerson, Forestville,
Sr.; Mike Glennon, Westfi eld, Jr.; C.J. Hopson,
Patuxent, Jr.; Cody Kohn, Great Mills, Sr.; Shawn
Lloyd, Edison, Sr.; D.J. Mangas, Paul VI Catholic,
Sr.; Ross Metheny, Sherando, Soph.; Chester
Stewart, DeMatha, Sr. |
Running Backs: Corwin Acker, Blake, Sr.; Mike Avent, Eleanor
Roosevelt, Sr.; Omoniyi Bakare, Hylton, Sr.; Chase
Barnett, Brooke Point, Soph.; A.J. Brown, Northern,
Sr.; Eric Foote, Southern, Sr.; Anthony Gunn,
Arundel, Sr.; Nathan Hoyte, McDonough, Sr.; Mike
Meier, Robinson, Sr.; Shawn Perry, Seneca Valley,
Sr.; Patrick Pinchinat, Richard Montgomery,
Sr.; Josh Wells, West Potomac, Jr.; De'Antwan
Williams, Woodbridge, Soph.; Rayvon Williams,
Bishop McNamara, Sr.; Ryan Williams, Stonewall
Wide Receivers/Tight Ends: Ben Barber, Edison, Jr.; Dean Boateng, Northwest,
Sr.; Dominique Budd, Sherwood, Jr.; Kevin
Dorsey, Forestville, Jr.; Ervin Garner, Oakton,
Sr.; Neal Hardie, West Potomac, Sr.; Jewison
Hurtault, Quince Orchard, Sr.; Rodney McLeod,
DeMatha, Jr.; Danny Simms, Chantilly, Sr.; Jon
Wagner, Patuxent, Sr.; Taylor Watson, Gwynn
Park, Sr.; Scott Williams, West Springfield, Sr.
Offensive Line: Mike Barnes, Suitland, Sr.; Dwayne Chappell,
Dunbar, Sr.; Ben Chroniger, DeMatha, Sr.; Patrick
Conroy, Loudoun Valley, Sr.; Nathan Dalpini, Arundel,
Sr.; Leo Grassilli, Hylton, Sr.; Justin Hairston,
Woodbridge, Sr.; Pat Madaj, Chantilly, Sr.; Lamar
Milstead, Ballou, Sr.; Chris Reynolds-El, Ballou, Sr.;
Carl Russell, H.D. Woodson, Sr.; Jamal Thomas,
C.H. Flowers, Sr.; Brian Willhide, Northern, Sr.
Football - First Team Defense and Special Teams
Back row (left to right): Savion Frazier, Gar-Field; Marvin Austin, Ballou; Zach Hally, Chantilly; Tony Tucker. St. John's; Kenny Tate, DeMatha.
Front row: Joe Lefeged, Northwest; Ian Thomas, DeMatha; Jake Trantin, Spalding; Devonte Campbell, Forestville; Melvin Harris, Kennedy; Garrett Watson, South County; Deante Steele, Potomac (Va.); Nathan Bussey, Dunbar.
| Defensive Player of the Year |
LB Joe Lefeged | Northwest | Sr. | 6-1 | 190 » Video Profile
No player was used in a more diverse
way than the Bullis transfer, who
lined up at linebacker, running back,
wide receiver, quarterback, and
kickoff and punt returner. Made 63
tackles, including 15 for a loss, with
seven sacks and two interceptions.
Averaged more than 10 yards per
carry, and six of his 10 total touchdowns
came on plays of 30 yards or
longer. Will play for Rutgers.
| First Team Defense and Special Teams |
LB Savion Frazier | Gar-Field | Sr. | 6-1 | 208 » Video Profile
Made 45 total tackles, including fi ve for
loss, forced three fumbles and made three
interceptions. On offense, he rushed for
1,420 yards, averaging 7.1 yards per
carry. Will play for Tennessee.
DL Marvin Austin | Ballou | Sr. | 6-3 | 310
The repeat All-Met was widely regarded
as the nation's top defensive line recruit.
Whether he was making his 85 tackles or
17 sacks from defensive end or delivering
punishing blocks at guard, Austin was the
driving force behind Ballou's first Turkey
DL Zach Hally | Chantilly | Sr. | 6-4 | 220
The defensive standout for the Virginia
AAA Division 6 state runners-up had
12 sacks, 16 quarterback hurries and
128 tackles to help spur the program's
turnaround from 0-10 in 2004.
DL Tony Tucker | St. John's | Sr. | 6-3 | 230
A physical force up front, Tucker had 43
tackles, 7 sacks and 17 quarterback hurries.
As a tight end, he caught 23 passes
for 435 yards and three touchdowns.
KR Kenny Tate | DeMatha | Jr. | 6-4 | 210
A threat to score every time he touche
the ball. Rushed for 362 yards and one
touchdown, caught 17 passes for 365
yards and six touchdowns. Returned tw
punts and one kickoff for touchdowns.
LB Ian Thomas | DeMatha | Sr. | 6-2 | 218
Made a team-high 101 tackles for the
WCAC champion. Also had six sacks and
two interceptions, leading a defense that
allowed 6.5 points per game. Will play
LB Jake Trantin | Spalding | Sr. | 6-2 | 220
The hard-hitting inside linebacker
displayed tremendous sideline-to-sideline
speed while totaling a team-high 117
tackles. He also rushed for 1,094 yards
and 13 touchdowns on 118 carries.
LB Devonte Campbell | Forestville | Sr. | 6-2 | 235
Made 72 tackles and had four sacks as
the Knights advanced to the Maryland
1A South Region fi nal. As a tight end, he
caught 30 passes for 1,022 yards and 11
DB Melvin Harris | Kennedy | Sr. | 5-10 | 175
In his first year of high school football, Harris played a big role as the Cavaliers end
a 25-game losing streak and finished 10-2.
Intercepted four passes and threw for
2,275 yards and 29 touchdowns. Rushed
for 667 yards and eight scores.
K Garrett Watson | South County | Sr. | 6-1 | 210
The all-AAA Northern Region selection
connected on 9 of 13 field goal attempts,
including an area-best 49-yarder. Thirty-six
of his 53 kickoffs were touchbacks.
DB Deante Steele | Potomac (Va.) | Sr. | 5-10 | 185
The speedy all-purpose player had 5
interceptions, 4 fumble recoveries, 15
pass break ups and 7 kick returns for
touchdowns for the Virginia AAA Division
DB Nathan Bussey | Dunbar | Sr. | 6-2 | 203
The Illinois recruit seldom left the field. Intercepted
four passes at free safety, handled
all kicking duties and completed his third
season as the Crimson Tide's quarterback.
Threw for 2,473 yards and 28 TDs, ran for a
team-high 553 yards and 12 touchdowns.
| Second Team Defense |
DL D'Antray Dyson, McDonough, Sr. |
DL Bryan Frye, H.D. Woodson, Sr.
DL Donald Langley, Seneca Valley, Sr.
DL Courtney Prince, Gwynn Park, Sr.
LB Jourdan Brooks, Seneca Valley, Sr.
LB Marcus Hyde, Osbourn, Sr.
LB Zach Martin, River Hill, Jr.
LB Brian Turner, Patuxent, Sr.
LB Rakeem Vick, Friendly, Sr.
LB Jerrell Wedge, Douglass, Sr.
DB Jeron Gouveia, Stone Bridge, Jr.
DB James Proctor, Suitland, Jr.
DB Cornelius Ward, Friendly, Sr.
| Honorable Mention |
Defensive Line: Felton Banks, Colonial Forge, Jr.; George Banash,
Potomac (Va.), Jr.; Cory Boatman, Good Counsel,
Sr.; Vernon Bond, Bishop McNamara, Sr.; Nick
Bonturi, Damascus, Sr.; Griff Courtney, Quince
Orchard, Sr.; Kenny Dean, Madison, Sr.; D'Antray
Dyson, McDonough, Sr.; Zach Kerr, Quince
Orchard, Jr.; Chris Mayes, Westlake, Sr.; Anthony
Mihota, Massaponax, Sr.; Thomas Mulabah, Park
View, Jr.; James Pratt, Edison, Sr.; Justin Young, Northwest, Sr. |
Linebackers: Warner Blunt, Episcopal, Sr.; Antwuan Broxton,
Annandale, Sr.; Zach Brown, Wilde Lake, Sr.;
Aswand Cruickshank, Good Counsel, Sr.; Rhett De
Pol, St Mary's-Annapolis, Sr.; Derek Drummond,
McDonough, Sr.; A.J. Gross, Westlake, Sr.; Marcus
Hyde, Osbourn, Sr.; Brian Kennedy, Westfi eld,
Jr.; Ryan Larcamp, George Mason, Sr.; Quillie
Odom, Osbourn Park, Sr.; Chimso Okoji, Kennedy,
Sr.; Adam Sheets, Courtland, Sr.; Jason Smith,
Parkdale, Sr.; Alex Thiell, Yorktown, Sr.; Romale
Tucker, Ballou, Sr.; Josh Wine, Massaponax, Sr.
Defensive Backs: Jharron Armstrong, Dunbar, Sr.; Dan Atwood,
Gaithersburg, Jr.; Drew Baldwin, Edison, Jr.; Derrell
Brown, Southern, Sr.; Rashad Fox, Wilson, Sr.; Joe
Goins, DeMatha, Sr.; Daniel Hostetler, River Hill,
Sr.; Abdul Kennah, Potomac (Va.); Ken Manahan,
Chancellor, Sr.; Justin Mulinex-Hughes, Spalding,
Sr.; Austin Morris, Chantilly, Sr.; Kevin Nesmith,
Quince Orchard, Sr.; Matt Seeger, Herndon, Sr.
Place kickers/Punters: Zach Beach, Urbana, Sr.; Tyler Bitancurt, West
Springfield, Jr.; Juan Cordova, Woodbridge, Sr.;
Kilgo Livingston, DeMatha, Sr.; Matt Rawson, St.
Albans, Sr.; Andy Smith, Liberty, Sr.
| Coach of the Year |
Steve Schultze | Osbourn
The 1980 Osbourn graduate guided his alma mater to a
14-0 record and the Virginia AAA Division 6 championship.
He resurrected a program that had lost 28 straight
games when he arrived in 2002 and had not made the
playoffs since 1992. Schultze redesigned his offense
to take advantage of the skills of quarterback Brandon