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Class 1A all-state football team ..... Wade gets another player of year

Written by Mike White on .

Lamont Wade has added another player of the year honor to his collection.

In the past week, Wade was named the co-Post-Gazette Player of the Year and also was the Gatorate Pennsylvania Player of the Year.

The Pennsylvania Football Writers All-State Team for Class 1A was relesaed this morning and Wade was selected the Player of hte Year for the classification, and also an all-state running back. Wade announced Saturday night he will attend Penn State.

Wade was one of two Clairton players named to the all-state team. Quarterback Noah Hamlin also was selected. Three other WPIAL players made the team - Our Lady of the Sacred Heart receiver Markus Jenkins, Avella receiver Garrett Geresti and Imani Christian defensive back Kenny Robinson.

All-state teams for Class 3A and 5A will be released later this morning.

CLASS 1A

OFFENSE

Quarterback
Josh Trybus, Bishop Guilfoyle -- 5-10, 172 senior
Noah Hamlin, Clairton -- 5-11, 160 senior
Brenden Makray, Clarion-Limestone -- 6-4, 162 junior

Running Back
Braxton Chapman, Farrell -- 6-1, 210 senior
Lamont Wade, Clairton -- 5-9, 190 senior
Dylan Rabuck, Williams Valley -- 6-0, 189 junior
Braedon St. Clair, Portage -- 6-0, 190 senior
Nick Stewart, Curwensville -- 6-1, 205 junior
Tylor Belles, Sayre -- 6-0, 210 senior

Wide Receiver
Garrett Geresti, Avella -- 6-2, 175 senior
Sam Leadbetter, Clarion-Limestone -- 6-3, 162 senior
Markus Jenkins, Our Lady of Sacred Heart -- 6-1, 181 senior

Offensive Linemen
Nick Leamer, Bishop Guilfoyle -- 6-2, 300 junior
Eric Washington, Steelton-Highspire -- 6-5, 311 senior
Steven McClure, Curwensville -- 6-3, 220 junior
Wandell Murray, Farrell -- 6-3, 315 senior
Ian Minnich, Williams Valley -- 5-10, 276 senior

Athlete
Jake Murawski, Moshannon Valley -- 6-1, 175 senior
Mike Macefe, Clarion-Limestone -- 5-8, 182 senior

Specialist
Kolton McGhee, Bishop Guilfoyle -- 6-0, 170 sophomore

DEFENSE

Defensive Linemen
Luke Frederick, Bishop Guilfoyle -- 6-5, 225 senior
Justin Kasmierski, Ridgway -- 6-3, 235 senior
Devon Rabuck, Williams Valley -- 6-0, 198 junior
Hunter Poust, Muncy -- 6-1, 225 junior
Logan McGeary, Bishop Guilfoyle -- 6-2, 290 senior
Kyle Plesh, Marian Catholic -- 6-0, 249 senior

Linebacker
Andrew Irwin, Bishop Guilfoyle -- 6-1, 216 senior
Dylan Wolfgang, Williams Valley -- 6-1, 165 junior
Kyi Wright, Farrell -- 6-3, 225 sophomore
Kaden Martell, Canton -- 6-0, 215 junior
Pap Keeler, Farrell -- 6-2, 230 senior

Defensive Back
Kenny Robinson, Imani Christian -- 6-2, 200 senior
Neil MacDonald, Ridgway -- 6-0, 172 junior
Brock Barrett, Redbank Valley -- 6-0, 175 junior
Josh Porterfield, West Middlesex -- 5-10, 155 senior

Athlete
Eli Jacobs, Curwensville -- 6-0, 195 senior
Danny Scheib, Tri-Valley -- 5-10, 240 junior

Player of the Year - Lamont Wade, Clairton
Coach of the Year - Justin Wheeler, Bishop Guilfoyle

 

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