District 5A-2 proved to be one of the best districts in the state once again this high school football season. In total, 11 Bluejays were named to the all-district list.
Walking away with one of the top honors was defensive lineman Chris Shaputis, who was named Defensive Player of the Year.
Earning first team offensive honors were offensive lineman Blake Swartz and Sam Wilhelm.
Defensive lineman Gavin Selanders, Jacob Varnell, Spade Pool and defensive back DeAndre Jones were named to the first team defense.
Coming away second team honors was offensive lineman Chase Doles, defensive back Cole Whitfield and kicker Ezok Villalva.
Joe Matthews was named Honorable Mention.
The Jays hosted a first round playoff game for the the first time since 2014 by finishing second in the district with a 10-2 overall record.
OVERALL DISTRICT PLAYER OF THE YEAR — Kentrell Bizzell Carl Albert
OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR — Tre’Vaughn Walton Lawton Ike
DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR — Chris Shaputis Guthrie
O LINEMAN OF THE YEAR — Glendon Barnes Piedmont, Jaeden Poahway Lawton Ike and Charles Fleming Carl Albert
D LINEMAN OF THE YEAR — Darius Coppage Lawton Ike, James Maguire Piedmont and Will Watts Bishop McGuinness
SPECIAL TEAMS PLAYER OF THE YEAR — Talon Cope Piedmont
IRONMAN PLAYER OF THE YEAR — Xzavier Thomas Carl Albert and Carson Martinez Guymon
1ST Team Offense
QB — William Trachte Lawton Ike
RB — Cameron Chitwood Western Heights
WR — Bryan Crittenden Lawton Ike, Andrew Smith Bishop McGuinness and Paul Tarman Bishop McGuinness
TE/H BACK — Mason Lantz Carl Albert
OL — Blake Swartz Guthrie, Sam Wilhelm Guthrie, Camdyn Cardwell Piedmont, Marque Woodard Lawton Ike and Kolby Reser Carl Albert
1ST TEAM DEFENSE
DL — Trinity Pewewardy Lawton Ike, Gavin Selanders Guthrie, Carter Ashby Piedmont, Brody Houser Bishop McGuinness and Isaiah Reed Carl Albert
LB — Jacob Varnell Guthrie, Spade Pool Guthrie, Nash Hunter Woodward and Chris Clark Bishop McGuinness
DB — Cole Riggs Piedmont, DeAndre Jones Guthrie, Khalil Ferguson Lawton Ike, Micha Wise Lawton Ike and Damorrion Brown Carl Albert
K — Daniel Pinckard Woodward
2ND TEAM OFFENSE
QB — Wyatt Pope Woodward
RB — Jacob Copeland Piedmont
WR — Cory McClelland Lawton Ike and Caleb Bird Piedmont
OL — Dax Priddy Piedmont, Chase Doles Guthrie, Hayden Simpson Blake, Christian Downs Eisenhower and Jose Gutierrez Guymon
2ND TEAM DEFENSE
DL — Jalen Madrid Guymon, Santino Campbell Carl Albert and EJ Taylor Carl Albert
LB — Dawson Meador Piedmont, Paul Sullivan Woodward, Darius Gray Lawton Ike and Calden Smalls Lawton Ike
DB — Cole Whitfield Guthrie, Bryson Pais Piedmont and Parker Schmitz Woodward
K — Jacob Eddy Carl Albert and Ezok Villalva Guthrie