2017 All-Area Football Offensive Team

Hunter Entsminger

First Team

Hunter Entsminger, Sherando

Quarterback

The junior was the Offensive Player of the Year in the Northwestern District (Class 4) and Region 4C and was second team all-state in VHSL Class 4. Entsminger passed for 2,736 yards and 33 TDs.

Ronnie Dodson, Warren County

Ronnie Dodson

Running back

The junior rushed for 1,539 yards and 15 TDs and finished as the area’s second-leading rusher. Dodson was a first team pick on both the Class 3 All-Northwestern District and All-Region 3B teams.

Austin Miller, Strasburg

Running back

The senior ran for 1,209 yards, averaged 8 yards per carry and led the area with 19 rushing touchdowns. Miller was a first team All-Bull Run District selection and a second team All-Region 2B pick.

Austin Miller

Shane Watson, Central

Running back

The junior had 1,315 yards rushing, averaged 8.5 yards per carry and tied for second in the area with 18 rushing touchdowns. Watson was first team All-Bull Run District and All-Region 2B.

Aaron Banks, Sherando

Wide receiver

Shane Watson Rich Cooley/Daily

The senior had 60 catches for 1,060 yards and 12 TDs. Banks was second team VHSL Class 4 all-state and a first-team pick on the Class 4 All-Northwestern District and All-Region 4C teams.

Kyle Clanton, Central

Wide receiver

The junior had 642 receiving yards, 398 rushing yards and scored 27 total TDs. Clanton was the Bull Run District Offensive Player of the Year, first team All-Region 2B and second team all-state (Class 2).

Luis Garcia, Skyline

Aaron Banks

Wide receiver

The senior had 39 catches for 699 yards and four TDs and was third in the area in receiving yards. Garcia was a first team Class 3 All-Northwestern District pick and second team All-Region 3B.

Ben Vogt, Warren County

Wide receiver

The senior had 21 receptions for 664 yards and nine touchdowns and averaged 31.6 yards per catch, the top mark in the area. Vogt was a second team Class 3 All-Northwestern District selection.

Kyle Clanton Rich Cooley/Daily

Isaiah Allen, Sherando

Offensive line

The junior was a first team Class 4 All-Northwestern District pick and second team All-Region 4C. Allen helped pave the way for a Warrior offense that averaged 188.5 yards rushing per game.

Nick Corbit, Sherando

Offensive line

The junior was named to the first team on both the Class 4 All-Northwestern District and All-Region 4C teams. Corbit helped the Warriors lead the area in total offense (391.8 yards per game) in 2017.

Declan Franklin, Central

Offensive line

The junior was named to the first team on the All-Bull Run District and All-Region 2B teams. Franklin contributed to a Central offense that averaged 48.5 points per game in 2017.

Andrew Johnson, Warren County

Offensive line

The senior earned first-team honors on both the Class 3 All-Northwestern District and All-Region 3B teams. Warren County’s offense ranked second in the area in rushing (182.3 yards per game).

Grayson Manning, Central

Offensive line

The junior center was first team All-Bull Run District and All-Region 2B and second team all-state (Class 2). Manning helped the Falcons set the single-game scoring record three different times in 2017.

Stuart Ashley, Warren County

Kicker

The senior made 29 of 33 extra-point attempts (87.9 percent) and 5 of 7 field goals in 2017. Ashley was named first team Class 3 All-Northwestern District and first team All-Region 3B.

Kyle Clanton, Central

Kick returner

The junior averaged 29.5 yards on 12 punt returns, 61.5 yards on four kick returns and had five total return TDs. Clanton was named first team All-Region 2B as a kick returner and punt returner.

T.J. Washington, Sherando

All-Purpose

The junior had 2,862 all-purpose yards and 33 total TDs. Washington was first team All-Northwestern District and All-Region 4C as a running back and punt returner and second team all-state.

Second Team

QB — Ryan Scott, Skyline

RB — Quentin Diggs, Skyline

RB — Miles Gilmore, R-MA

WR — Varsey Bright, Central

WR — Trenton King, Skyline

WR — Stephen Kloosterman, Strasburg

WR — Brody Tomblin, Strasburg

TE — Nathan Abel, Skyline

OL — Tyler Compton, Skyline

OL — Ricky Dodson, Warren County

OL — Jacob France, Central

OL — Hunter Miller, Strasburg

OL — Ezra Smith, Central

K — Andrew Miller, Central

KR — T.J. Washington, Sherando

AP — Jacob Good, Warren County

Luis Garcia

Ben Vogt Rich Cooley/Daily

Isaiah Allen

Nick Corbit Rich Cooley/Daily

Declan Franklin Rich Cooley/Daily

Andrew Johnson Rich Cooley/Daily

Grayson Manning Rich Cooley/Daily

Stuart Ashley

T.J. Washington