Jan 12 2012
It was a perfect 10 for Section II in the New York State Sportswriters poll for Class AA with three Shenendehowa players earning honors: Brandon Miller second-team defense; Mark Thomas third-team offense and running back Tony Fusco, fourth-team offense. Shaker added two players including Ryan Griffin on the sixth-team defensive unit along with David Morrison on the sixth-team offensive unit. Columbia’s Chris Smith was named to the sixth-team offense along with lineman Justin Snide. Niskayuna’s Josh Callahan earned fourth-team offense followed by place kicker Jon Martin named to the fifth-team offense.
QB Isaiah Barnes Freeport-8 6-3 195 Sr.
RB Okoya Anderson Orchard Park-6 6-1 200 Sr.
RB Stacey Bedell William Floyd-11 5-10 175 Sr.
RB Akeel Lynch St. Francis-CHS/6 6-1 200 Sr.
OE Michael Richardson West Babylon-11 6-1 165 Sr.
OE Alvin Cornelius Tottenville-PSAL 6-2 183 Sr.
OL Ben Barrett Christian Brothers Acad.-3 6-4 255 Sr.
OL Devon Leach Orchard Park-6 6-3 290 Sr.
OL Mikal Myers Newburgh Free Academy-9 6-1 305 Sr.
OL Omari Palmer Longwood-11 6-3 310 Sr.
OL Kameron Tedder Iona Prep-CHS 6-3 235 Sr.
AP Brandon Griffin Corning-4 5-8 160 Sr.
PK Austin Reese Orchard Park-6 6-1 200 Sr.
DL Lance McDowdell Mount Vernon-1 6-4 290 Sr.
DL Pancho Barnwell East-5 6-4 220 Sr.
DL Darius Greene Longwood-11 6-2 275 Sr.
DL Austin Taps Archbishop Stepinac-CHS 6-4 225 Sr.
LB Jim Fitzgerald Orchard Park-6 6-2 225 Sr.
LB Evan Kappatos Syosset-8 6-1 235 Sr.
LB Ron Denig Newfield-11 5-11 220 Sr.
LB Joe Smith St. Francis-CHS/6 6-1 210 Sr.
DB Frank Tucek Clarkstown South-1 5-10 185 Sr.
DB Wayne Morgan Erasmus Hall-PSAL 5-11 188 Sr.
DB Justin Combs Iona Prep-CHS 5-9 165 Sr.
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