Defensive Player

Of the Year

LB Ahmad Brooks

Hylton, Soph.

* Made 202 tackles, including 119 solo stops, for Division 6 state champions.

* Had 12 quarterback pressures, three sacks and 18 tackles for losses.

* Intercepted one pass and forced two fumbles.

* Named first-team all-state by Virginia coaches.

First Team Offense

Pos.

Name

School

Yr.

Highlights

QB

Chris Ashinhurst

North Stafford

Sr.

Offensive Player of the Year.

QB

Kenny Irby

Hylton

Sr.

Repeat pick completed 64 of 130 passes for 1,313 yards and 11 touchdowns with four interceptions.

RB

Larry Atkinson

Gar-Field

Sr.

Rushed for 1,044 yards and 12 touchdowns and averaged 7.1 yards per carry.

RB

Nick Bertrand

Manassas Park

Jr.

Rushed for 1,476 yards and 16 touchdowns and averaged 8.6 yards per carry.

RB

Larry Smith

Brooke Point

Jr.

Picked up where 1998 All-Met Player of the Year Daniel Davis left off by rushing for 1,533 yards and 19 touchdowns.

RB

Allen Woodbridge

North Stafford

Sr.

Rushed for 1,317 yards and 13 touchdowns and caught 32 passes, three for touchdowns. Has committed to Boston College.

WR

Nate Ilaoa

North Stafford

Jr.

Set Virginia AAA record for receiving yards in a season with 1,301 on 82 catches, eight for touchdowns.

WR

John Puvogel

Stonewall Jackson

Sr.

Led Cardinal District in catches with 33, for 482 yards and eight touchdowns.

WR

Justin Thomas

Brentsville

Sr.

Caught 24 passes for 586 yards and five touchdowns and rushed for 902 yards and 13 touchdowns.

OL

Billy Reyers

Hylton

Sr.

Two-way starter past two seasons, both of which ended with Division 6 state championships for Bulldogs.

OL

Corey Stephens

Gar-Field

Sr.

Repeat pick combined team-best strength with quick footwork.

OL

Ryan Tekampe

Gar-Field

Sr.

Helped anchor line that keyed prolific rushing attack for playoff qualifying team.

OL

Travis Wells

North Stafford

Sr.

Allowed just one sack on offense that threw more than 400 passes.

OL

Lane Zetty

Brooke Point

Sr.

Repeat pick helped teammate Smith lead the area in rushing.

KR

Paris Edwards

North Stafford

Sr.

Returned 13 punts for average of 33.6 yards, with four touchdowns. Caught 73 passes, eight for touchdowns.

K

Andy Wilfong

Hylton

Sr.

Repeat pick kicked seven field goals, made 39 of 43 extra-point attempts and averaged about 4.0 seconds hang time on kickoffs.

Honorable Mention Defense

DL--Jathan Ball, North Stafford; Erik Croushorn, Brentsville; Jason Levister, Brooke Point; Brian Randolph, Gar-Field; Brandon Robinson, Osbourn Park; LB--Joe Ferran, Brooke Point; Dante McKoy, North Stafford; DB--Mike Chorzempa, Brooke Point; Jason Dauch, Stafford; Alex Mason, Hylton; Devin McElfish, Osbourn Park; Walter Newman, Manassas Park; P--Jeremey Bosken, North Stafford; Erik Croushorn, Brentsville.

Honorable Mention Offense

QB--Abey Malave-Lopez, Woodbridge; RB--Jerard Anderson, Quantico; Jamar Atkinson, Gar-Field; Addam Jordan, Osbourn Park; WR--Josh Baldwin, North Stafford; George Preston, Woodbridge; Terron Williams, Potomac; OL--Robert Bruce, Gar-Field; Adam Gold, North Stafford; Matt Grey, Manassas Park; Jerod Richardson, North Stafford; KR--Jesse Williams, Potomac; PK--Jeremey Bosken, North Stafford.

Coach Of the Year

Bill Brown

Hylton

* Led Bulldogs to second consecutive 14-0 season and second consecutive Virginia AAA Division 6 state title to run winning streak to 30 games.

* Bulldogs ranked No. 14 by USA Today, No. 21 in the Fox Fab 50 and No. 22 in the National Prep Poll.

* Varsity record at Hylton is 71-22.

Offensive Player Of the Year

QB Chris Ashinhurst

North Stafford, Sr.

* Completed 259 passes in 410 attempts for 3,306 yards and 27 touchdowns, with 15 interceptions.

* Set state season records for completions and yards.

* Led Wolverines to first Northwestern Region Division 6 championship appearance.

* Had jersey retired by school.

First Team Defense

Pos.

Name

School

Yr.

Highlights

DL

John Brower

Hylton

Sr.

Repeat pick recorded 91 tackles, 13 for losses, and had 10 quarterback pressures.

DL

Sid Evans

Osbourn Park

Sr.

Notched 10 tackles for losses, running his career total to a school record 37.

DL

Lawrence Frierson

North Stafford

Sr.

Repeat pick collected 49 tackles, including 12 for losses, and four sacks.

DL

Chris Ross

Hylton

Sr.

First-year lineman had 20 quarterback pressures and six sacks in addition to 66 tackles.

DL

Vinnie Stewart

Brooke Point

Sr.

Recorded nine tackles for losses, three sacks and five quarterback hurries.

LB

Ahmad Brooks

Hylton

Soph.

Defensive Player of the Year.

LB

Jack Burner

Brooke Point

Sr.

Made 92 tackles for team that allowed just 7.3 points per game.

LB

Robert Harding

Gar-Field

Sr.

Made team-high 137 tackles to lead Indians back into region playoffs.

LB

Nick Nicholson

Gar-Field

Sr.

Repeat pick tallied 124 tackles--11 for losses--with three sacks, two forced fumbles and two fumble recoveries.

LB

Darryl Wilson

Woodbridge

Sr.

Racked up 165 tackles, 109 solo, with eight sacks, 14 hurries, four caused fumbles, two fumble recoveries and two interceptions.

DB

Curtis Collins

Gar-Field

Sr.

Knocked away seven passes, picked off two and made 76 tackles.

DB

Tyrus Davis

Potomac

Sr.

Deflected nine passes, picked off one and made 45 tackles.

DB

Delondre Simpson

Hylton

Sr.

Returned two of his six interceptions for touchdowns and deflected 11 passes.

DB

D.J. Walton

Hylton

Jr.

1,000-yard rusher intercepted three passes, deflected four, recovered two fumbles and recorded 79 tackles.

P

Sean McLaughlin

Osbourn

Sr.

Repeat pick averaged 40.2 yards per attempt and deposited several punts inside the 20.