Tom Smart, Deseret News
QB: Kaden Elliss, Judge
Sr., 6-2, 215
Led Judge to its first state title since 1983. Offensively, he completed 38 of 82 passes for 714 yards and 9 TDs, while rushing for 921 yards and 16 TDs. Defensively he added 52 tackles.
3A First Team
QB: Nick Robins, Juab
Jr., 6-4, 185
137-225, 60.9%, 2,097 yards, 29 TDs, 6 INTs
QB: Conner Aste, Manti
Sr., 6-2, 180
63-112, 56%, 1,143 yards, 16 TDs, 3 INTs 71 tackles, 4 INTs
RB: Kamren Fowles, Manti
Sr., 6-6, 145
196 carries, 1,479 yards, 22 TDs 118 tackles
RB: Kade Carrigan, Morgan
Sr., 5-10, 190
150 carries, 991 yards, 19 TDs 20 rec., 429 yards, 5 TDs
RB: Brodie Ellis, Richfield
Sr., 5-11, 190
155 carries, 1,169 yards, 9 TDs 95 tackles
WR: Brandon Morgan, Juab
Sr., 6-1, 175
43 rec., 867 yards, 7 TDs 35 tackles, 4 INTs
WR: Nic Smith, Union
Jr., 6-0, 180
29 rec., 657 yards, 8 TDs
OL: Kyle Stapley, Morgan
Sr., 6-5, 280
“Was our work horse and played biggest role in run game. Ran behind him all the time.”
OL: Tristan Olsen, Manti
Sr., 5-11, 260
“Aggressive blocker and pulling guard.” 68 tackles, 10 sacks
OL: Zach West, Emery
Sr., 6-1, 226
“Emery’s best OL and DL”
OL: Ethan Driffil, Judge
Sr., 6-1, 245
“Great physical presence. Was able to move the offensive ling back a yard on almost every play."
OL: Hunter Fowles, Delta
“Graded over 90% in fulfilling his assignments on OL, while still getting 60 tackles at LB.”
DL: Jared Schiess, Manti
Sr., 6-3, 235
79 tackles, 13 sacks 533 rush yards, 364 rec. yards, 17 total TDs
DL: Shay Morrison, Richfield
Sr., 6-2, 210
103 tackles, 4 sacks
DL: Jake Riding, Grantsville
Sr., 6-3, 185
49 tackles, 12 sacks
DL: Chase Radcliffe, Judge
Sr., 6-0, 305
41 tackles, 2 sacks
LB: Dalton Harmon, Juab
77 tackles, 2.5 sacks 998 rush yards, 9 TDs
LB: Max Barnett, Judge
Jr., 6-0, 210
93 tackles, 3 INTs 667 rush yards, 8 TDs
LB: Ky Fisher, Grantsville
Sr., 5-9, 185
106 tackles 4 INTs 842 rush yards, 14 TDs
LB: Riley Nielson, Delta
117 tackles 493 rush yards, 3 TDs
DB: Sean McMininee, Judge
Sr., 6-2, 180
67 tackles, 5 INTs
DB: Victor Almonza, Delta
DB: Riley Cunningham, Richfield
5-11, 175, Sr.
63 tackles, 2 INTs
K: Andrew Matthews, Judge
Sr., 6-2, 175
49 PATs, 2 FGs
3A Second Team
QB: Ben Saunders, Morgan, Sr.
RB: Matt Murdock, Morgan, Sr.
RB: Henry Garcia, Judge, Sr.
RB: Marco Mota, Emery, Sr.
RB: Gavin Nielsen, Union, Sr.
WR: Dedric Davidson, Juab, Jr.
WR: Brenan Thomas, Richfield, Sr.
OL: Dane Howe, Manti, Sr.
OL: Brian Curtis, Richfield, Sr.
OL: Colton Barkdull, North Sanpete, Sr.
OL: Nick Wohlforth, Juab, So.
OL: Tommy Franquelin Judge, Sr.
DL: Saxon Day, Delta, Sr.
DL: Devin Adams, Grantsville, Sr.
DL: Derrick Dawes, Emery, Sr.
DL: Ricki Maka, Judge, Jr.
LB: Braden Pelly, Judge, Jr.
LB: Austin Evans, Canyon View, Sr.
LB: Ben Holland, Morgan, Sr.
LB: Wyatt Smith, Grantsville, Sr.
LB: Bradly Sego, Manti, Jr.
DB: Nick Arbon, Grantsville, Sr.
DB: Michael Kearns, Judge, Jr.
K: Ty Winterton, Union, Jr.
3A Honorable Mention
QB: Spencer Henderson, Richfield, Jr.
RB: Ryan Cox, Emery, Sr.
RB: Braxton Higgins, Canyon View, Sr.
RB: Mark Barnett, Judge, Sr.
RB: Spencer Applegarth, North Sanpete, So.
WR: Chance Carlton, Juab, Sr.
WR: Justin Lee, North Sanpete, Sr.
OL: Dylan Brown, Manti, Sr.
OL: Christian Elton, Morgan, Sr.
OL: Jake Hatfield, Juab, Jr.
OL: Kelton Pritchard, Manti, Jr.
DL: Mark Otu, North Sanpete, Sr.
DL: Kole Davis, Morgan, Sr.
DL: Slayde Childs, Emery, Sr.
LB: Carter Richins, Morgan, Sr.
LB: Jeff Rowley, Juab, Sr.
LB: Trevor Alder, Manti, Jr.
LB: Dallyn Mower, Carbon, So.
LB: Zac Hathaway, Carbon, Sr.
K: Chris Perez, Canyon View, Sr.
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