There have been 12 players to win the AJC’s all-classification award who were not named to the Super 11 team in preseason:
2012 – RB Alvin Kamara, Norcross
2011 – DL *Robert Nkemdiche, Grayson
2010 – QB Tim Byerly, Chattahoochee
2007 – RB *Washaun Ealey, ECI
2005 – QB Antonio Henton, Peach County
1999 – LB Travis Harris, SW DeKalb
1996 – RB Paul Freeman, Brookwood
1994 – LB Takeo Spikes, Washington County
1993 – RB Rod Perrymond, Dunwoody
1992 – LB Marcus Williams, Valdosta
1988 – RB Herbert Mingo, Clinch County
1986 – QB Greg Talley, Valdosta
*Won the award as juniors, who are not eligible for Super 11 recognition.
Five of the 10 head coaches in this year’s Corky Kell Classic have won state championships. Who are they? (Answer Friday)
Answer to Wednesday’s question: Billy Ray of Dunwoody (1985) and Keith Henderson of Cartersville (1984) are the only AJC all-classification players of the year whose teams did not make the playoffs.
“Show class, have pride and display character. If you do, winning takes care of itself.” (Bear Bryant)
- Chattahoochee coach Michael Owens
GHSF Daily asked coaches during the offseason if they have a favorite quote, saying or motto. We’ll run a different one each day. Coaches are invited to add to our list.
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