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Tucker Cowdin, Desert Hills

Here's a look at the Deseret News 3AA All-State football team as voted on by the coaches:


QB: Ammon Takau, Dixie

Sr., 6-1, 180

163-273, 59.7%, 2,422 yards, 28 TDs, 5 INTs … 691 rush yards, 10 TDs

3A First Team

QB: Kody Wilstead, Pine View

Sr., 6-6, 210

215-364, 59.1%, 3,140 yards, 33 TDs, 7 INTs

RB: Landon Stice, Stansbury

Sr., 6-3, 200

89 carries, 1,109 yards, 18 TDs … 25 rec., 602 yards, 9 TDs … 65 tackles

RB: Bridger Cowdin, Desert Hills

Sr., 6-0, 185

213 carries, 1,654 yards, 14 TDs

RB: Pano TiaTia, Pine View

Sr., 5-8, 195

228 carries, 1,666 yards, 13 TDs

WR: Blake Ence, Pine View

Sr., 5-10, 160

51 rec., 900 yards, 9 TDs … 58 tackles

WR: Bret Barben, Dixie

Jr., 6-4, 180

54 rec., 829 yards, 12 TDs

WR: Bladen Hosner, Pine View

Sr., 5-8, 140

44 rec., 869 yards, 8 TDs

OL: Jaxon Davis, Dixie

Sr., 6-0, 225

“Four-year starter on the OL. Calls all our protections. Team captain and team leader.”

OL: Harrison Goebel, Pine View

Sr., 6-5, 240

“Started past 4 years and has 5 D-I offers, one of the best kids I have ever coached.”

OL: Koalman Kimber, Cedar

Jr., 6-0, 215

“Our best offensive lineman. Junior is a two-year starter.”

OL: Jacob Petersen, Stansbury

Sr., 6-2, 275

“Anchored O-line. Opened holes for the No. 2 scoring offense in 3AA.”

OL: Justice Alo, Desert Hills

Jr., 6-1, 227

“Three-year starter. Athletic and a technician at multiple offensive line positions.”

DL: Jeff Martinez, Dixie

Jr., 5-11, 235

101 tackles, 2 1/2 sacks

DL: Lausii Sewell, Desert Hills

Sr., 6-0, 295

82 tackles, 3 sacks

DL: Andrew Markosian, Juan Diego

Sr., 6-1, 240

70 tackles, 8 1/2 sacks

LB: Tucker Cowdin, Desert Hills

Sr., 5-9, 190

150 tackles, 16 sacks

LB: Jeremiah Ieremia, Hurricane

Sr., 6-2, 225

101 tackles, 1 sack, 1 INT

LB: Gage Manzione, Stansbury

Sr., 6-3, 215

95 tackles, 2 sacks … 12 passing TDs, 9 rushing TDs

LB: Charlie Sefita, Hurricane

Sr., 5-11, 225

72 tackles, 1 sack

DB: Jaden Harrison, Dixie

Jr., 5-11, 170

68 tackles, 2 INTs

DB: Ian Moritz, Park City

Sr., 6-1, 200

102 tackles

DB: Gabriel Sewell, Desert Hills

Sr., 6-0, 215

66 tackles, 1 sack

DB: Nephi Sewell, Desert Hills

So., 5-11, 180

48 tackles, 6 INTs

K: McLane Keenan, Dixie

Sr., 5-10, 175

8 FG, 59 PATs

3A Second Team

QB: Nick Warmsley, Desert Hills, Jr.

RB: Trenton Miller, Dixie, Jr.

RB: Ryan Brady, Tooele, Jr.

WR: Cole Fronk, Bear River, Sr.

WR: Preston Little, Payson, Sr.

TE: Chance Thorkelson, Snow Canyon, Sr.

OL: Tyler Daley, Tooele, Sr.

OL: Carson Gibbs, Bear River, Sr.

OL: Adam Murry, Juan Diego, Sr.

OL: McCrae Murray, Cedar, Jr.

OL: Brayden Rice, Hurricane, Sr.

OL: Gage Afatasi, Pine View, Sr.

DL: Dallin Brooks, Cedar, Sr.

DL: Vaisa Maile, Uintah, Sr.

DL: Tyler Heaton, Pine View, So.

DL: Maka Kioa, Tooele, Sr.

LB: McKade Mitton, Bear River, Sr.

LB: John Harmon, Payson, Sr.

LB: Badge Morris, Desert Hills, Jr.

LB: Brady Sargent, Snow Canyon, Sr.

DB: Joel Bruder, Juan Diego, Sr.

DB: RJ Wilgar, Dixie, Sr.

DB: Noah Elison, Hurricane, Sr.

DB: Zayne Anderson, Stansbury, Sr.

K: Ethan Baer, Pine View, Sr.

SPEC: Josh Pelegrin, Park City, Sr.

3A Honorable Mention

QB: Riley Walker, Bear River, Sr.

QB: Easton Smith, Payson, Sr.

QB: Gabe Colosimo, Juan Diego, Sr.

RB: Tyson Colton, Uintah, Jr.

RB: Hudson Conrad, Stansbury, Sr.

RB: Angelo Rios, Ben Lomond, So.

WR: Colton Miller, Pine View, Sr.

TE: Dalton Baker, Payson, Sr.

OL: Blake Patterson, Dixie, Sr.

OL: Parker Shea, Park City, Jr.

OL: Raymond Fiame, Pine View, Sr.

OL: Carter Shearer, Juan Diego, Sr.

OL: Hayden Hammons, Bear River, Jr.

DL: Matt Olsen, Hurricane, Sr.

DL: Dillan Robertson, Pine View, So.

DL: Braden Jenson, Uintah, Sr.

LB: Connor Littlefield, Stansbury, Sr.

LB: Nicholas Schwartzman, Tooele, Sr.

LB: Jayden Robinson, Cedar, Jr.

LB: Kurtis Wronkowski, Bear River, Sr.

LB: Dillon Nageli, Juan Diego, Sr.

DB: Kenzey Sanchez, Juan Diego, Sr.

DB: Nick McDaniel, Hurricane, Jr.

DB: Nash Brown, Stansbury, Sr.

DB: CJ McNeil, Cedar, Sr.

K: Jeff Rogers, Cedar, Sr.