Bradley Central offensive tackle Austin Sanders was named the TSSAA Mr. Football Lineman of the Year in Class AAA. Sanders is also a University of Tennessee commitment.
Baylor's Rafael Gaglianone was a finalist for the Mr. Football Kicker of the Year.
Howard's Brandon Walters (Class AA) and Boyd-Buchanan's Malik Brewer (Class A) were also finalists for Lineman of the Year in their classes and South Pittsburg's Demetric Johnson was a finalist for Back of the Year in Class A.
Stephen has covered local sports in the tri-state area for more than 24 years, having been with the Times Free Press since its inception, and has been an assistant sports editor since 2005. Stephen is among the most decorated writers in the TFP’s newsroom, winning numerous state, regional and national writing awards, including seven in 2013 and a combined 12 in the last two years. He was named one of the top 10 sports writers ...