The Central Missouri Newspapers released their All-District football teams on Wednesday, Nov. 29. Rolla and St. James both had several members named to the teams in their respective classes.

Rolla dominated the Central Missouri All-District team for Class 4 with 11 players named to the team. Bulldog head coach Jon Franks also earned Coach of the Year honors after leading his team to their second appearance in the State Quarterfinal in school history. Only one team was named for Class 4.

Josh Pritchett led the Bulldogs on the All-District list, as he did all season. The senior quarterback had a phenomenal year, throwing for 3,174 yards and 24 touchdowns, while throwing 15 interceptions. He also made a huge impact on the ground, as he rushed for 1,735 yards and 26 yards. Pritchett's top target, Blaize Klossner, joined him on the list as a wide receiver. The junior gadget player had 103 catches this season for 1,196 yards and 10 touchdowns, while also rushing for 424 yards and five scores. Bulldog tight end Tristan O'Neal also made the team after catching 34 passes for 501 yards and three touchdowns. Rolla also had a pair of offensive lineman named to the All-District team, as senior captains Ryan Smith and Isaac Stormes earned spots. 

On the defensive end, Rolla continued to be well represented. Starting with the defensive line, two Bulldogs made the list in Isaiah Thompson and Colton Morris. Thompson was a force for the Bulldogs in the middle of the d-line with 96 tackles, six sacks, five tackles for a loss and two blocked field goals. He will also be playing in the Blue-Grey All-American Bowl in Cowboy Stadium later in December. was also a machine for the Bulldogs, racking up 149 tackles, two of which were for a loss, while forcing two fumbles. Stepping back to the linebackers, Rolla had another two players named All-District. Colton Franks led the Bulldogs in tackles with 150, six of which were for a loss. He also had four sacks and forced three fumbles on the year. Joining Franks as a linebacker was Josh Morris who racked up 137 tackles, three of which came behind the line of scrimmage, and forced three fumbles. In the secondary, Ahmed Boubacar earned an All-District spot after pulling down two interceptions and recovering two fumbles, while returning two of those turnovers for touchdowns. He also had 87 tackles, a sack and a tackle for a loss. Rounding out the defense was Trey Quick as a punter. He earned a spot on the team after averaging 34.9 yards per punt with eight punts inside the 20-yard line.

St. James was also well represented on the Class 3 All-District team with five first teamers and two second teamers in the highly competitive class. 

Leading the way for St. James was senior quarterback Ryan Harlan. Harlan earned an All-District spot as an all-purpose player, just as he was on the Four Rivers All-Conference team, after a great season on the ground and through the air. Harlan led the St. Louis area in total passing yards through the first round of Districts when he passed for 2,773 yards and 33 touchdowns. He also led St. James in rushing with 805 yards and 18 touchdowns. Cade Sniker was also named to the first team as a wideout after leading St. James in catches with 48. He was second on the team in yardage this season with 764 yards and caught six touchdowns. Rounding out the first team offense was senior center Cole Petty. 

Defensively, St. James had two first teamers. Nick Wilson earned an All-District spot after leading the team with a staggering 11 sacks. Wilson also had 52 tackles and recovered two fumbles. Drake Ortiz earned a first team spot as a linebacker after racking up 80 tackles on the season with five sacks.

St. James had a second team All-District player on each side of the ball. Offensively, Grant Conway earned a spot after leading the Tigers in receiving with 875 yards and 13 touchdowns. He was also second on the team in catches with 41 as a sophomore. On the defensive side of the ball, senior safety Ty Lewis earned a spot on the second team after leading St. James with three interceptions, while also totaling 69 tackles and recovered two fumbles.  

The teams for all six Classes can be found below.

Class 6

Offense

ONE TEAM ONLY

Quarterback: Trevor Twehous, 6-0, 175, sr., Rock Bridge.

Running backs: Maleek Jackson, 6-0, 170 jr., Jefferson City; Nathaniel Peat, 5-10, 185, jr., Rock Bridge.

Wide receivers: Reece Jarvis, 5-10, 175, sr., Rock Bridge; Christian White, 5-6, 135, jr., Jefferson City.

Tight end: Matthew Hall, 6-3, 200, sr., Rock Bridge.

Linemen: Will Bower, 6-1, 245, soph., Rock Bridge; Kobe Brandt, 6-4, 295, sr., Rock Bridge; Ryan Denney, 6-0, 200, sr., Jefferson City; Van Johnson, 6-1, 220, sr., Jefferson City; Jack Roush, 6-4, 235, sr., Rock Bridge.

Kicker: Will Norris, 6-2, 205, soph., Rock Bridge.

Defense

ONE TEAM ONLY

Linemen: Don Hammers, 5-11, 235, sr., Rock Bridge; Jalen Logan-Redding, 6-4, 220, soph., Rock Bridge; Jack Roush, 6-4, 235, sr., Rock Bridge; Corey Suttle, 6-4, 230, soph., Jefferson City.

Linebackers: Bryson Clayton, 6-4, 215, sr., Rock Bridge; Elijah Jackson, 6-5, 175, sr., Jefferson City; Will Norris, 6-2, 205, soph., Rock Bridge.

Secondary: Tyler Bise, 5-9, 170, sr., Jefferson City; Kyjuan Collins, 5-10, 165, jr., Rock Bridge; Khalil Foster, 5-9, 165, jr., Jefferson City; Martez Manuel, 6-2, 190, jr., Rock Bridge.

Punter: Ben Folz, 6-1, 165, soph., Jefferson City.

Coach of the Year

Van Vanatta, Rock Bridge.

Class 5

Offense

ONE TEAM ONLY

Quarterback: Jaren Lewis, 6-2, 215, jr., Battle.

All-Purpose: Zach Powell, 5-8, 165, sr., Sedalia Smith-Cotton.

Running backs: Darren Jordan, 5-9, 185, soph., Battle; Gauge Young, 5-10, 178, sr., Sedalia Smith-Cotton.

Wide receivers: Matt Page, 6-1, 210, sr., Battle; Drey Tyler, 5-9, 170, sr., Battle.

Linemen: Terrance Calloway, 6-0, 250, sr., Sedalia Smith-Cotton; Crymson Couch, 6-1, 270, sr., Sedalia Smith-Cotton; Ethan Gatzemeyer, 6-5, 230, sr., Waynesville; Calvin Pritchard, 5-11, 265, sr., Sedalia Smith-Cotton; Parker Ray, 6-4, 310, jr., Battle.

Kicker: Brett Grupe, 5-8, 145, soph., Sedalia Smith-Cotton.

Defense

ONE TEAM ONLY

Linemen: Nik Clary, 6-2, 215, sr., Waynesville; Jarel Hyler, 6-2, 245, sr., Battle; Airin Rolley, 5-11, 195, sr., Hickman; Eddy Yoon, 6-0, 220, sr., Waynesville.

Linebackers: Jake Hedrick, 5-10, 185, jr., Battle; Eric Kane, 5-11, 165, sr., Waynesville; Jeremiah Kent, 5-11, 165, sr., Hickman; Tre Morris, 5-10, 200, sr., Battle; Brice Pannier, 6-0, 190, sr., Sedalia Smith-Cotton.

Secondary: Tracy Gates, 6-0, 175, sr., Waynesville; Talin Kemp, 6-2, 185, soph., Hickman; Adrian Kenney, 5-11, 165, sr., Battle; Nate McFail, 6-0, 160, jr., Sedalia Smith-Cotton; Tyshawn Ward, 5-10, 153, sr., Sedalia Smith-Cotton.

Punter: Felix McCorkle, 5-8, 165, sr., Waynesville.

Coach of the Year

Justin Conyers, Battle.

Class 4

Offense

ONE TEAM ONLY

Quarterback: Josh Pritchett, 6-4, 170, sr., Rolla.

All-Purpose: Daniel Rhea, 5-10, 160, jr., Helias.

Running backs: Todd Simpson, 6-0, 210, sr., Camdenton; Blake Veltrop, 5-11, 175, jr., Helias.

Wide receivers: Nathan Bax, 6-5, 225, sr., Helias; Jacob Hill, 5-11, 180, sr., Camdenton; Blaize Klossner, 5-10, 160, jr., Rolla; Tristen O’Neal, 6-0, 220, sr., Rolla.

Linemen: Harrison Brownell, 6-1, 286, sr., Camdenton; Jim Donovan, 6-0, 230, jr., Helias; Chazz Sawyers, 6-1, 265, sr., Camdenton; Ryan Smith, 5-11, 225, sr., Rolla; Isaac Stormes, 6-0, 245, sr., Rolla; Zach Vanderfeltz, 6-1, 210, sr., Helias.

Kicker: Vito Calvaruso, 5-10, 140, soph., Helias.

Defense

ONE TEAM ONLY

Linemen: Nathan Bax, 6-5, 225, sr., Helias; Colton Morris, 6-0, 185, sr., Rolla; Bo Shore, 6-0, 190, sr., Camdenton; Zach Vanderfeltz, 6-1, 210, jr., Helias; Isaiah Thompson, 6-1, 245, sr., Rolla; Connor Whitney, 6-1, 235, sr., Camdenton.

Linebackers: Teddy Chen, 6-2, 250, jr., Helias; Colton Franks, 5-10, 195, soph., Rolla; Garrett, Mingucci, 6-0, 190, sr., Helias; Josh Morris, 6-1, 220, jr., Rolla; Todd Simpson, 6-0, 210, sr., Camdenton.

Secondary: Ahmed Boubacar, 6-1, 150, jr., Rolla; Seth Harris, 5-7, 178, sr., Camdenton; Gabe Kurtz, 5-7, 155, jr., Camdenton; Adam Wilbers, 6-1, 185, sr., Helias.

Punter: Trey Quick, 6-1, 195, jr., Rolla.

Coach of the Year

Jon Franks, Rolla.

Class 3

Offense

FIRST TEAM

Quarterback: Nolan Hair, 5-10, 180, jr., Blair Oaks.

All-Purpose: Ryan Harlan, 5-10, 170, sr., St. James.

Running backs: Isaiah Merida, 6-0, 180, sr., Eldon; Tanner Rector, 5-9, 175, sr., Owensville; Jackson Sartain, 5-9, 175, sr., Southern Boone.

Wide receivers: Sean Irwin, 6-2, 150, sr., Owensville; Cade Snitker, 6-0, 180, sr., St. James; Ben Thomas, 5-8, 165, jr., Blair Oaks.

Tight end: Cole Walker, 6-0, 190, sr., Eldon.

Linemen: Justin Cobb, 6-2, 210, sr., Blair Oaks; Jarett Payne, 6-4, 264, jr., Owensville; Cole Petty, 6-0, 200, sr., St. James; Riley Pope, 6-3, 265, sr., Eldon; Gabe Rumbaoa, 5-11, 225, sr., Boonville.

Kicker: Thomas Simmons, 5-9, 160, sr., Boonville.

SECOND TEAM

Quarterback: Wyatt Ellis, 6-1, 197, sr., Owensville.

All-Purpose: Dawson Brandt, 5-11, 175, jr., Eldon.

Running backs: Chandler Gray, 5-10, 165, jr., Salem; Isaiah Parsons, 5-8, 170, jr., Eldon; Nick Riley, 5-11, 190, sr., School of the Osage.

Wide receivers: Grant Conway, 6-1, 160, jr., St. James; Drake Gaines, 6-3, 180, sr., School of the Osage; Braydan Pritchett, 5-11, 175, jr., Blair Oaks.

Tight end: Brandon Johnson, 6-3, 245, jr., Boonville.

Linemen: Chris Halsell, 6-0, 205, sr., School of the Osage; Hunter Herigon, 5-9, 205, sr., Blair Oaks; Evan Howard, 6-0, 250, sr., Salem; Tanner Myers, 5-10, 210, sr., Eldon; Charlie Smith, 5-7, 217, sr., Southern Boone.

Kicker: Parker Boyce, 5-11, 175, jr., Southern Boone.

Defense

FIRST TEAM

Linemen: Justin Cobb, 6-2, 210, sr., Blair Oaks; Riley Pope, 6-3, 265, sr., Eldon; Gabe Rumbaoa, 5-11, 225, sr., Boonville; Nick Wilson, 6-3, 185, sr., St. James.

Linebackers: Brandon Johnson, 6-3, 245, jr., Boonville; Austin Magnuson, 5-9, 175, sr., School of the Osage; Drake Ortiz, 6-2, 220, sr., St. James; Cole Walker, 6-0, 190, sr., Eldon.

Secondary: Isaiah Merida, 6-0, 180, sr., Eldon; Braydan Pritchett, 5-11, 175, jr., Blair Oaks; Sam Stichnote, 6-1, 170, jr., Southern Boone; Ben Thomas, 5-8, 165, jr., Blair Oaks.

Punter: Parker Boyce, 5-11, 175, jr., Southern Boone.

SECOND TEAM

Linemen: JD Bowling, 6-4, 225, sr., Salem; Kole Ficken, 6-1, 190, sr., Boonville; Jared Lootens, 5-11, 185, sr., Blair Oaks; Josh McCubbin, 6-1, 200, sr., School of the Osage.

Linebackers: Sam Ball, 6-0, 210, jr., Salem; Drew Boessen, 6-2, 200, sr., Blair Oaks; Ben Eichelberger, 5-10, 190, sr., Boonville; Cooper Mange, 5-8, 190, sr., Southern Boone.

Secondary: Dawson Brandt, 5-11, 175, jr., Eldon; Cameron Camden, 5-9, 162, sr., Salem; Dustin Faragher, 5-11, 190, sr., Owensville; Ty Lewis, 5-9, 155, sr., St. James.

Punter: Trenton Dillon, 5-11, 165, sr., Eldon.

Co-Coaches of the Year

Shannon Jolley, Eldon, and Terry Walker, Blair Oaks.

Class 2

Offense

FIRST TEAM

Quarterback: Robert Hunter, 6-5, 185, jr., Father Tolton.

All-Purpose: Levi Mitchell, 6-4, 205, sr., Cuba.

Running backs: Kaden Helsel, 6-0, 180, sr., South Callaway; Peyton Leeper, 5-10, 180, jr., South Callaway; Adam Reno, 6-0, 215, sr., North Callaway.

Wide receivers: Nick Beckett, 6-0, 175, sr., Father Tolton; Gavin Sparks, 6-2, 165, sr., Cuba; Kooper Wilson, 5-8, 150, sr., Versailles.

Tight end: Clark Zarr, 6-0, 218, sr., North Callaway.

Linemen: Ian Hayden, 6-0, 200, sr., Hallsville; Josh Hudson, 5-10, 180, sr., North Callaway; Brett Huffington, 6-0, 242, sr., Centralia; Monroe Mills, 6-8, 280, soph., Father Tolton; Hunter Schroer, 6-5, 230, sr., South Callaway.

Kicker: Preston Silvey, 5-9, 180, sr., Versailles.

SECOND TEAM

Quarterback: Coby Williams, 5-11, 150, soph., Versailles.

All-Purpose: Cory Friedmeyer, 6-0, 180, sr., California.

Running backs: Taylor Dobbins, 5-9, 190, sr., Versailles; Keegan Glenn, 5-9, 170, sr., Warsaw; Tanner Unger, 5-9, 171, sr., Hermann.

Wide receivers: CJ Campbell, 5-9, 170, soph., Father Tolton; Jaycee Farrar, 5-7, 150, sr., Cole Camp; Jared Priest, 6-2, 165, jr., Cuba.

Tight end: Adam Boyd, 6-1, 200, sr., Cole Camp.

Linemen: Gabe Bailey, 6-2, 230, jr., California; Garrett Fisher, 6-1, 215, sr., Cole Camp; Mark Isgrig, 5-10, 205, jr., North Callaway; Jake Luebbert, 6-2, 215, jr., Warsaw; Colton Reddick, 6-0, 300, sr., Father Tolton.

Kicker: Harrison McCrary, 5-8, 160, jr., Father Tolton.

Defense

FIRST TEAM

Linemen: Hunter Schroer, 6-5, 230, sr., South Callaway; Joe Sinek, 6-0, 205, sr., Father Tolton; Ben Westhues, 6-0, 190, sr., Hallsville; Mason Wortmann, 5-10, 198, soph., North Callaway.

Linebackers: Jordan Delashmutt, 5-11, 204, jr., North Callaway; Trent Gleeson, 5-10, 197, soph., Hermann; Kaden Helsel, 6-0, 180, sr., South Callaway; Michael Trotter, 5-11, 190, jr., Versailles.

Secondary: Nick Beckett, 6-0, 175, sr., Father Tolton; Austin Edwards, 5-10, 170, sr., North Callaway; Peyton Leeper, 5-10, 180, jr., South Callaway; Adam Reno, 6-0, 215, sr., North Callaway.

Punter: Trent Oberg, 5-11, 164, sr., Hermann.

SECOND TEAM

Linemen: Garrett Fisher, 6-1, 215, sr., Cole Camp; Mark Isgrig, 5-10, 205, jr., North Callaway; Zac Schachtner, 6-5, 235, sr., Father Tolton; Eyob Teklesenbet, 6-0, 200, sr. Father Tolton.

Linebackers: Jacob Adams, 5-10, 175, sr., California; Patrick Edwards, 5-11, 210, sr., Father Tolton; Tanner Pezold, 6-3, 190, sr., North Callaway; Gus Stidham, 6-0, 175, jr., Centralia.

Secondary: Jevean Brown, 6-1, 170, soph., Father Tolton; Kaiden Davenport, 5-10, 173, sr., Centralia; Wyatt Espinosa, 5-10, 150, jr., Versailles; Dakota Henry, 5-9, 160, jr., California.

Punter: Jake Freidel, 6-0, 170, soph., Father Tolton.

Coach of the Year

Kevin O’Neal, North Callaway.

Class 1

Offense

FIRST TEAM

Quarterback: Alex Young, 6-1, 190, jr., Westran.

All-Purpose: Derek Stephens, 6-3, 200, sr., Lincoln.

Running backs: Isaiah Estes, 5-11, 205, jr., Fayette; Dakota Pace, 5-10, 190, sr., Tipton.

Wide receivers: Chris Evans, 6-2, 195, sr., Westran; Avery Hammond, 6-4, 165, sr., Westran.

Linemen: Chris Dunivent, 6-3, 270, jr., Fayette; Hunter Hays, 6-4, 195, jr., Tipton; Hank Hilderbrand, 6-1, 265, sr., Fayette; Nathan Jobe, 5-10, 175, jr., Lincoln; Patrick McCawley, 6-2, 275, sr., Westran.

Kicker: Dakota Pace, 5-10, 190, sr., Tipton.

SECOND TEAM

Quarterback: Jackson Beaman, 5-11, 170, soph., Lincoln.

All-Purpose: Cade Combs, 6-4, 170, sr., Harrisburg.

Running back: Kaden Massey, 5-9, 170, jr., Westran; Dominic Simmons, 5-7, 140, sr., Lincoln.

Wide receivers: Jaden Griffen, 5-9, 150, jr., Tipton; Bo Kroenke, 5-9, 155, soph., Lincoln.

Linemen: Tanner Bays, 6-2, 215, soph., Lincoln; Zac Cox, 5-9, 205, jr., Tipton; Nick Dennis, 6-6, 285, sr., Westran; Clayton Kreissler, 5-8, 205, sr., Lincoln; Caleb Smith, 6-0, 170, sr., Lincoln.

Kicker: Koby Coonce, 6-0, 155, jr., Westran.

Defense

FIRST TEAM

Linemen: Corbin Brockleman, 5-7, 165, jr., Westran; Chris Dunivent, 6-3, 270, jr., Fayette; Chavez Kent, 6-1, 195, sr., Fayette; Ben Miller, 6-3, 240, jr., Westran.

Linebackers: Isaiah Estes, 5-11, 205, jr., Fayette; Matthew Grunder, 5-7, 150, sr., Tipton; Dalton Weaver, 5-8, 155, jr., Tipton.

Secondary: Cade Combs, 6-4, 170, sr., Harrisburg; Avery Hammond, 6-4, 165, sr., Westran; Drew Whitley, 6-3, 165, jr., Fayette; Arion Williams, 5-5, 145, jr., Salisbury.

Punter: Dakota Pace, 5-10, 190, sr., Tipton.

SECOND TEAM

Linemen: Garrett Green, 6-4, 195, jr., Salisbury; Derrick Hays, 6-4, 195, jr., Tipton; Hank Hilderbrand, 6-1, 265, sr., Fayette; Caleb Smith, 6-0, 170, sr., Lincoln.

Linebackers: Parker Engles, 5-9, 160, soph., Lincoln; Clayton Kreissler, 5-8, 205, sr., Lincoln; Alex Young, 6-1, 190, jr., Westran.

Secondary: Koby Coonce, 6-0, 155, jr., Westran; Brennen Hudson, 5-0, 145, sr., Fayette; Blake Massey, 5-5, 140, sr., Westran; Dakota Pace, 5-10, 190, sr., Tipton.

Punter: Koby Coonce, 6-0, 155, jr., Westran.

Coach of the Year

Lance Massey, Westran.