Whitehouse Quarterback Patrick Mahomes Voted Class 4A Offensive Player of the Year By Associated Press
Whitehouse senior quarterback Patrick Mahomes voted Class 4A's Offensive Player of the Year on the annual Associated Press Sports Editors all-state football team, which was released Wednesday.
Mahomes, a Texas Tech commit, won the honor based on regular-season performance, which included 3,587 passing yards with 41 touchdowns and 513 rushing yards with eight scores. Voting was conducting by members of the APSE.
The Whitehouse signal-caller was joined on the first team by Mount Pleasant senior receiver K.D. Cannon. The Baylor commit caught 80 passes for 1,252 yards and 16 touchdowns during the regular season.
Nacogdoches senior defensive lineman Jacorey Whitaker was the only East Texas representative on the second team.
East Texans earning honorable mention were: Nacogdoches offensive lineman Jacob Bragg, Whitehouse receiver Jake Parker, Sulphur Springs running back Willy Ivery, John Tyler kicker Jose Perez, Nacogdoches linebacker Brian Scott, Nacogdoches defensive back Brandon Jones and John Tyler punter Luis Duran.
Associated Press Sports Editors Class 4A All-State Football Team
- EONTE’ JENKINS, Dallas South Oak Cliff, Sr. -- Graded 95 percent in every game, no sacks allowed, 67 pancake blocks
- HUNTER KRASTIN, Denton Guyer, Sr. -- 50 pancakes, no sacks allowed, team averaged 48 points & 358 rushing yards
- ERNIE MCQUADE, Aledo, Sr. -- 33 pancakes, 43 knockdowns, graded 84 percent, offense averaged 559 ypg, 68 ppg
- AUSTIN SCHLOTTMANN, Brenham, Sr. -- 0 sacks allowed this season, offense averaged 44.4 points per game
- DANIEL VIDAURRI, SA Northside Brennan, Sr. -- Graded at 96 percent, offense averaged 57 points per game
- K.D. CANNON, Mount Pleasant, Sr. -- 80-1,252, 16 TDs receiving
- GARRETT GRAY, Marble Falls, Sr. -- 76-1,216, 19 TDs receiving
- PATRICK MAHOMES, Whitehouse, Sr. -- 228-378-3,587, 41 TDs passing, 4 INTs; 513 rushing yards, 8 TDs
- ORLY SOLIS, Roma, Sr. -- 356-2,453, 29 TDs rushing
- XAVIER TURNER, Birdville, Sr. -- 201-2,113, 41 TDs rushing
- AUSTIN WALTER, Crosby, Sr. -- 161-2,230, 26 TDs rushing; 99 yard kickoff return for TD
- TRE HONSHTEIN, Georgetown East View, Jr. -- 52-52 PATs, 7 FGs, long of 51
Offensive Player of the Year: Patrick Mahomes, Whitehouse
- THOMAS FERGUSON, Denton Guyer, Sr. -- 76 tackles, 34 tackles for loss, 6 sacks
- GALEN GOSS, Dallas South Oak Cliff, Jr. -- 100 tackles, 28 tackles for loss, 10.5 sacks, 2 fumble recoveries
- DERICK ROBERSON, SA Northside Brennan, Sr. -- 14 sacks, 26 tackles for loss, 3 fumble recoveries, 64 tackles
- MARVIN TERRY, Dallas South Oak Cliff, Soph. -- 109 tackles, 27 tackles for loss, 19.5 sacks, 4 forced fumbles
- DYLAN DOUGLASS, Canyon, Sr. -- 147 tackles, 17 tackles for loss, 4 forced fumbles, 4 sacks
- D’VONTA HINTON, Texas City, Jr. -- 148 tackles, 27 TFL, 4 forced fumbles, 2 fumble recoveries, 2 defensive TDs
- MICAH THOMAS, Cedar Park Vista Ridge, Sr. -- 147 tackles, 6 tackles for loss, 3.5 sacks, 3 forced fumbles, 2 fumble recoveries
- PEYTON ELLIOTT, Wolfforth Frenship, Jr. -- 105 tackles, 7 tackles for loss, 7 INTs, 23 pass breakups
- ARMANI WATTS, North Forney, Sr. -- 64 tackles, 9 INTS, 1 forced fumble
- TYLER WEBB, Prosper, Sr. -- 154 tackles, 4 INTs, 3 fumble recoveries, 9 pass breakups
- WILL WYATT, Wolfforth Frenship, Sr., -- 60 tackles, 9 INTs, 8 pass breakups
- ZACH SINOR, Medina Valley, Sr. -- 43.7 avg., 34 punts, long of 66, committed to Oklahoma State
Defensive Player of the Year: Derick Roberson, SA Northside Brennan
- Austin Bryant, Cedar Park, Sr.; Neal Bess, Richmond George Ranch, Sr.; Josh Blackburn, Crosby, Sr.; David Vicars, Georgetown, Sr.; Will Windham, Schertz Clemens, Sr.
- Davon Allison, WF Rider, Sr.; Datrin Guyton, Manor, Sr.
- Jerrod Heard, Denton Guyer, Sr.
- D’Onta Foreman, Texas City, Sr.; Eli Peterson, San Angelo Lake View, Sr.; Da’Trean Simmons, Elgin, Sr.
- Chance Nevarez, Aledo, Sr.
- James Lockhart, Ennis, Jr.; Henry Rodriguez, SA Highlands, Sr.; Cory Stitle, Aledo, Sr.; JACOREY WHITAKER, NACOGDOCHES, SR.
- Tsola Efejuku, Richmond George Ranch, Jr.; Jace Lacaille, Georgetown, Sr.; Jordan Mittie, Aledo, Sr.
- Armanti Foreman, Texas City, Sr.; Stepfawn Hughes, FW Dunbar, Sr.; Adrian Hynson, CC Flour Bluff, Sr.; Dylan Sumner-Gardner, West Mesquite, Sr.
- Kyle Parks, Frisco Liberty, Sr.
HONORABLE MENTION OFFENSE
- LINEMEN: Trey Berrientos, Canyon; JACOB BRAGG, NACOGDOCHES; Caleb Buchanan, Aledo; Cole Collier, Prosper; Nick Garcia, Edcouch-Elsa; Davis Geerts, Cedar Park; Connor Lanfear, Buda Hays; Patrick Lee, Canyon Randall; Bobby Limon, Port Lavaca Calhoun; David Martinez, Edcouch-Elsa; Mason McGinty, WF Rider; David Moss, Georgetown East View; Tyler Preston, Georgetown; Tony Richards, Dallas Highland Park; Matthew Robinson, Wolfforth Frenship; Victor Rodriguez, Mesquite Poteet; Lake Smith, Angleton; Gewhite Stallworth, Houston Reagan; Bryan Tschatschula, Port Lavaca Calhoun; Matt Viera, CC Calallen.
- RECEIVERS/ENDS: Fonzale Davis, Dallas South Oak Cliff; Kody Edwards, Mesquite Poteet; Isaiah Johnson, Bryan Rudder; Chochy Luce, Lucas Lovejoy; Ryan Newsome, Aledo; JAKE PARKER, WHITEHOUSE; Marcus Pointer, Bay City; Jeremiah Rose, Port Neches-Groves; Raelon Singleton, Crosby; Brandon Taylor, Richmond Foster; Alex Wesley, Wylie; Johnny Williams, Austin Travis.
- QUARTERBACKS: Luke Bishop, Aledo; Seth Gonzales, EP Chapin; Nate Grimm, Cedar Park; Da’Shawn Key, SA Northside Brennan; Ky Walker, Port Neches-Groves; Blake Weaver, Canyon; Brennen Wooten, Marble Falls.
- RUNNING BACKS: Kijana Amous, Mansfield Legacy; Devin Bisby, Gregory-Portland; Reidel Clayton, CC Flour Bluff; Cornelio Garcia, Georgetown East View; Wyatt Garton, Canyon Randall; Brant Halfin, Port Neches-Groves; Bryan Hammond, The Colony; WILLY IVERY, SULPHUR SPRINGS; Vincent Johnson, Lubbock Monterey; Ronald Jones, McKinney North; Deon Lynch, Amarillo; Tyrone Ownes, Manor; Earnest Patterson, Brenham; Terrance Peters, Houston Stratford; Grant Sandercox, Wolfforth Frenship; Chris Spencer, Canyon; Jordan Stevenson, Dallas South Oak Cliff; Cory Williams, Port Lavaca Calhoun; Terence Williams, Ennis.
- KICKERS: Hunter Cathey, Amarillo; Peyton Elliott, Wolfforth Frenship; Clayton Hatfield, Boerne Champion; Ernesto Perez, Victoria West; JOSE PEREZ, JOHN TYLER; Will Sanders, Dallas Highland Park.
HONORABLE MENTION DEFENSE
- LINEMEN: Cipriano Aguilera, San Angelo Lake View; Sheldon Bammert, CC Calallen; Benjamin Banogu, Prosper; Tevin Boone, Cleburne; Conrad Carbo, Mesquite Poteet; Andrew Clyde, Dallas Highland Park; Mike Epley, Leander; Preston Gordon, Frisco Heritage; Kolin Hill, Schertz Clemens; Xavier Jones, Magnolia West; Alex MacLennan, Bay City; Creyton McDermett, CC Calallen; Divine Rockwell, Wylie; Bobby Suber, Saginaw; Carl Thompson, Denton Guyer; Robert Trevino, Edcouch-Elsa; Tanner Truitt, Wolfforth Frenship; Torian Williams, Fort Bend Ridge Point.
- LINEBACKERS: Carlos Acosta, Mercedes; DJ Allen, SA Northside Brennan; Jacob Barrera, Edcouch-Elsa; Jonathan Beck, Wolfforth Frenship; Kyle Bippert, Floresville; Jared Carmona, Frisco Liberty; Johnny Crow, Azle; Nika Davis, Waco; Cameron Hampton, Dallas Carter; Chris Hoad, Leander Rouse; Garrett Ince, Canyon Randall; Malik Jefferson, Mesquite Poteet; Chanzce Jones, Houston North Forest; Markus Jones, Crowley; Mitchell Kaufman, Dallas Highland Park; Peter Maneikis, Cedar Park; Eric Ogor, Richmond Foster; BRIAN SCOTT, NACOGDOCHES; Demontrie Taylor, Denton Guyer; Semaj Thomas, FW Southwest; Grant Watanabe, SA Northside Brennan; Jajuan West, Houston Stratford; Everett Williams, Mansfield Legacy; Kade Young, CC Calallen.
- DEFENSIVE BACKS: Blake Bouffard, Cedar Park; Jaelan Collier, SA Northside Brennan; Johnathan Durham, Aledo; Diego Garcia, Edcouch-Elsa; Jonathan Henson, Houston North Forest; Jahshawn Johnson, Ennis; BRANDON JONES, NACOGDOCHES; Colton Kimler, Nederland; Desmond Lockett, Brenham; Prentice McKinney, Dallas South Oak Cliff; Julian Meza, Mission Veterans; Zachary Miller, Houston Stratford; Derrick Neal, Dallas Lincoln; Tristan Prukop, Leander Vandegrift; Lane Waller, Cedar Park; Chase Whetsel, CC Calallen.
- PUNTERS: LUIS DURAN, JOHN TYLER; Trip Halstead, Santa Fe; Caleb Lewallen, Humble Kingwood Park; Derek Scheible, CC Calallen; Tyler Webb, Prosper.