Elkhart and Westwood varsity football players were recognized on the all-district team for their outstanding performances this season.
Elkhart had 16 players make the first and second team. Westwood had 12 players make the first and second team. Elkhart had eight players on first team. Westwood had six players selected to first team.
For the second team, Elkhart had eight players and Westwood had six players.
Elkhart senior Taner Tunstall was named co-defensive lineman player of the year.
Elkhart senior Austin Sheridan was named first team quarterback. Elkhart junior Zack Gray was named first team running back. Westwood junior Kaigan Baker was named first team running back.
Westwood sophomore Malik Benson was named first team tight end. Elkhart had two wide receivers named to the first team and those were junior Chad Taylor and junior Jackson Adair.
Westwood had two offensive lineman named named to the first team and those were junior Freedom Thompson and junior Logan Rogers.
Elkhart junior Traylon Swanson was named first team defensive tackle along with Elkhart sophomore Nathan Vick.
Elkhart senior Chris Box was named first team inside linebacker. Westwood senior Micah Ellerbee was named first team outside linebacker.
Westwood junior D.J. Hicks was named first team defensive back.
Westwood had three running backs named to the second team and those were junior Steven Green, junior D.J. Hicks and sophomore Red Horse Warren.
Elkhart senior Cullen Adams and Elkhart junior Alex Flores were each named second team wide receiver.
Elkhart sophomore Colton Frazier and Elkhart senior Zach McFarland were named second team offensive lineman.
Westwood sophomore Danny Burns was put on second team defensive end.
Elkhart had two players named to the second team as an inside linebacker and those were Colton Frazier and Rowdy Upchurch.
Westwood senior Jestin Axum was named second team outside linebacker.
Elkhart junior Alex Flores, junior Justin Warren and junior Jackson Adair was named second team defensive back. Westwood senior James Loudenback was also named second team defensive back.
The Elkhart honorable mention players were junior linebacker Caleb Calcote, sophomore linebacker D.J. Williams, junior kicker Trevor Johnson, junior offensive lineman Andre Agan, senior offensive lineman Mason Huffines, sophomore offensive lineman Will Dehart, junior defensive lineman Tyler Lummus, senior special teams player Cameron Szabo and senior offensive lineman Kollin Pardue.
Class 3A, District 11 All-District team
District MVP: Marcus Dowell, Malakoff, Sr.
Offensive MVP: Austin Skinner, Teague, Sr.
Defensive MVP: Dylan Grim, Malakoff, Jr.
Newcomer of the year: Marcus Williams, Teague, Fr.
O-Line Player of the year: Ryan Mitchell, Teague, Jr.
Co-D-Line Player of the year: Taner Tunstall, Elkhart, Sr.
Co-D-Line Player of the year: Colton Barker, Malakoff, Jr.
First team offense
QB: Austin Sheridan, Elkhart, Sr.; Stephan Wolfe, Malakoff, Sr.; RB: Kaigan Baker, Westwood, Jr.; Zack Gray, Elkhart, Jr.; John Love, Teague, Sr.; Braxton Waters, Kemp, Jr.; TE: Malik Benson, Westwood, SO.; WR: Chad Taylor, Elkhart, Jr.; Jackson Adair, Westwood, Jr.; Q.T. Barker, Malakoff, So.; Jared Givens, Malakoff, Sr.; Robbie West, Teague, Sr.; Aaron Mitchell, Teague, Sr.; Mikkail Shepherd, Teague, Sr.; OL: Zach Hughes, Eustace, Sr.; Thomas Hyde, Eustace, Sr.; Freedom Thompson, Westwood, Jr.; Logan Rogers, Westwood, Jr.; Jacob Busch, Malakoff, Sr.; Emanuel Gonzalez, Malakoff, Sr.; Nelson Ochoa, Malakoff, Sr.; Chandler Hunt, Teague, Jr.; Bradley Lafoy, Teague, Jr.
First team defense
DT: Thomas Hyde, Eustace, Sr.; Traylon Swanson, Elkhart, Jr.; Nathan Vick, Elkhart, Jr.; Ryan Mitchell, Teague, Jr.; Myron Busby, Teague, Sr.; DE: Clay Gaddis, Malakoff, Sr.; Will Vanwinkle, Teague, Sr.; IL: Noah Romero, Kemp, Jr.; Zach Hughes, Eustace, Sr.; Chris Box, Elkhart, Sr.; Rene Aguilar, Malakoff, Sr.; Zacheus Bell, Teague, Jr.; Dylan Crawford, Teague, Jr.; OL: Micah Ellerbee, Westwood, Sr.; J.T. Jones, Teague, Sr.; DB: D.J. Hicks, Westwood, Jr.; Alex Flores, Elkhart, Jr.; Tyler Russell, Malakoff, So.; A.J. Cook, Malakoff, SO.