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Kilgore’s Kevrin Justice Voted Most Valuable Player On 16-3A All-District Football Team

Kilgore’s Kevrin Justice (7) evades Carthage defenders during Carthage’s 34-23 Class 3A Division I state championship win Dec. 20 at AT&T Stadium in Arlington. (Christopher Vinn,

Kilgore junior running back Kevrin Justice took home top honors on the 16-3A all-district football team, which was voted on by the league’s coaches.

Justice was named the Most Valuable Player in the “District of Doom” after helping lead Kilgore to the district title and a berth in the 3A Division I state championship game last month against fellow East Texas squad Carthage.

Other superlatives went to Chapel Hill’s Andrew Black and Gilmer’s Tanner Barr (Co-Offensive MVP), Kilgore’s Jake Brantley and Gilmer’s Josh Walker (Co-Defensive MVP), Bullard’s Mikah Hughes (Offensive Newcomer of the Year), Gilmer’s Demarco Boyd (Defensive Newcomer of the Year) and Mike Wood, who shared Coach of the Year honors with his coaching staff.

16-3A All-District Football Team

Chapel Hill quarterback Andrew Black winds up for a pass against Kilgore during their Class 3A Division I Region II final Dec. 6 in Tyler. (Christopher Vinn,


  • Most Valuable Player — Kevrin Justice, Jr., Kilgore
  • Co-Offensive MVP — Andrew Black, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • Co-Offensive MVP — Tanner Barr, Sr., Gilmer
  • Co-Defensive MVP — Jake Brantley, Sr., Kilgore
  • Co-Defensive MVP — Josh Walker, Sr., Gilmer
  • Offensive Newcomer of the Year — Mikah Hughes, Soph., Bullard
  • Defensive Newcomer of the Year — Demarco Boyd, Soph., Gilmer
  • Coach of the Year — Mike Wood and Kilgore staff


First Team Offense

Gilmer’s Kris Boyd fights off Argyle defender Colton Katzen during their Class 3A Division II Region II semifinal Nov. 29 in Dallas. (Christopher Vinn,
  • QB — Benny Colbert, Sr., Kilgore
  • QB — Zane Boles, Jr., Henderson
  • RB — Kris Boyd, Jr., Gilmer
  • RB — Davieonta “JuJu” Brown, Sr., Kilgore
  • RB — Wesley Thompson, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • TE — Jarod Wood, Jr., Kilgore
  • FB — Justice Centers, Soph., Gladewater
  • FB — Jaidon Parrish, Sr., Gilmer
  • WR — Tre Hollins, Sr., Henderson
  • WR — Gabriel Robinson, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • WR — Desmond Pollard, Jr., Gilmer
  • WR — Chase Tate, Jr., Gilmer
  • WR — Aaron Foy, Sr., Kilgore
  • WR — Jeffery Minor, Jr., Chapel Hill
  • WR — Nick Smith, Jr., Gilmer
  • OL — Clay Wiley, Sr., Kilgore
  • OL — Blake Guthrie, Jr., Kilgore
  • OL — Justin Stadtfeld, Sr., Gladewater
  • OL — Nolan Grush, Sr., Kilgore
  • OL — Morgan Knight, Sr., Spring Hill
  • OL — Dylan Adkinson, Sr., Gilmer
  • K — Pablin Olivares, Sr., Gilmer
  • P — Troy Duran, Jr., Spring Hill
  • UTL — Andrew Pinter, Sr., Kilgore
  • UTL — William Baker, Jr., Bullard
  • UTL — Brian Restine, Sr., Gilmer
  • UTL — Waylon McFadin, Jr., Spring Hill
  • UTL — Jesse Mumphrey, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • UTL — Randy Davis, Jr., Henderson
  • UTL — Thorn Berry, Jr., Gladewater
  • UTL — Kenneth Ainsworth, Jr., Gladewater


First Team Defense

Gladewater’s Daylon Mack looks to the sideline during the Bears’ 34-33 area-round playoff win over Altanta on Nov. 22 in Longview. (Christopher Vinn,
  • DL — LD Anthony, Sr., Kilgore
  • DL — DQ Scott, Sr., Kilgore
  • DL — Daylon Mack, Jr., Gladewater
  • DL — Morgan Knight, Sr., Spring Hill
  • DL — Keith Minor, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • DL — Shaquille Warren, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • DL — Jordan Dickeson, Sr., Henderson
  • DL — Garrett Parish, Sr., Gilmer
  • OLB — Wesley Thompson, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • OLB — Darion Lewis, Sr., Gilmer
  • OLB — Austin Skelton, Sr., Bullard
  • ILB — Kris Haynes, Jr., Kilgore
  • ILB — John McPherson, Sr., Gilmer
  • ILB — Hagen Cooper, Sr., Gladewater
  • ILB — Seth Hensley, Jr., Henderson
  • DB — Aaron Foy, Sr., Kilgore
  • DB — Joseph Shepherd, Sr., Kilgore
  • DB — Devondrick Dixon, Sr., Gilmer
  • DB — Ardarius Johnson, Sr., Gilmer
  • DB — Gabriel Robinson, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • KR — Aaron Foy, Sr., Kilgore
  • KR — Tre Hollins, Sr., Henderson
  • PR — Chase Tate, Jr., Gilmer
  • Special teams — Jordan Thompson, Jr., Kilgore
  • Special teams — Daylon Gordon, Jr., Gladewater
  • Special teams — Johnny Bonilla, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • Special teams — Blevin Burns, Jr., Gilmer
  • Special teams — Jared Alsobrook, Jr., Bullard
  • Special teams — Hagan Tucker, Jr., Spring Hill
  • Special teams — Edgar Sanchez, Jr., Henderson


Second Team Offense

Bullard quarterback Connor Mebane tries to break away from Chapel Hill’s Wesley Thompson during their game Oct. 18 in New Chapel Hill. (
  • QB — Jacob Rooney, Sr., Spring Hill
  • QB — Connor Mebane, Jr., Bullard
  • RB — James Reese, Jr., Gladewater
  • RB — Jamel Jackson, Jr., Gilmer
  • TE — Nick Irwin, Sr., Spring Hill
  • FB — Jack Johnston, Sr., Kilgore
  • FB — Lex Heckel, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • WR — Nick Orange, Jr., Kilgore
  • WR — Michael Spurrier, Jr., Spring Hill
  • WR — Vince McNew, Sr., Henderson
  • WR — Jacob Shelton, Sr., Bullard
  • WR — Zach Eschberger, Jr., Bullard
  • WR — Blake Mayfield, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • OL — Mitch Lange, Sr., Gilmer
  • OL — Cody Brackeen, Jr., Gladewater
  • OL — Thad Bevis, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • OL — Gonzalo Arreguin, Jr., Chapel Hill
  • OL — Isaac Espinoza, Jr., Gladewater
  • OL — Aaron Johnson, Sr., Bullard
  • OL — Morgan Deason, Sr., Henderson
  • K — Christian Galvan, Soph., Kilgore
  • P — Zach Alldredge, Jr., Bullard
  • P — Zane Boles, Jr., Henderson


Second Team Defense

Henderson’s Jake Staneart. (Christopher Vinn,
  • DL — Juan Castanado, Jr., Henderson
  • DL — Chad Bornes, Sr., Kilgore
  • DL — Caleb Wood, Sr., Kilgore
  • DL — Kevone Kennedy, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • DL — Dakota Williamson, Jr., Gilmer
  • DL — Hagan Tucker, Jr., Spring Hill
  • DL — Caleb Hallford, Jr., Bullard
  • OLB — Jake Staneart, Sr., Henderson
  • OLB — Mikah Hughes, Soph., Bullard
  • OLB — Harrison Foster, Sr., Gilmer
  • OLB — Clint Sorrells, Sr., Gladewater
  • ILB — Austin Blanco, Soph., Gladewater
  • ILB — Caleb Bragg, Sr., Chapel Hill
  • ILB — Dalton Goode, Jr., Henderson
  • DB — Connor Dotson, Sr., Henderson
  • DB — Kris Boyd, Jr., Gilmer
  • DB — Stefun Tatum, Sr., Kilgore
  • DB — Ja’Braylon Franklin, Soph., Chapel Hill
  • DB — Deundre Phillips, Soph., Chapel Hill
  • KR — Devondrick Dixon, Sr., Gilmer
  • KR — Turner Taylor, Jr., Bullard

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