2015 ALL-USA Virginia Football Team

2015 ALL-USA Virginia Football Team

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2015 ALL-USA Virginia Football Team

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USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the 2015 American Family Insurance ALL-USA Virginia Football Team. Players were selected based on their athletic achievements from the 2015-16 season.

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COACH OF THE YEAR: Kyle Simmons, Westfield (Chantilly)
In his fifth year at the helm, Simmons guided the Bulldogs through adversity—including the suspension of six starters and the death of a former player—to a 14-1 record and a triple-overtime victory over previously unbeaten Oscar Smith in the state championship game.

OFFENSE

OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Khalan Laborn, Ocean Lakes (Virginia Beach)
Laborn emerged as a nearly unstoppable force as a junior, averaging 10.8 yards per carry for the 12-1 Dolphins. He rushed for 2,228 yards overall with 32 touchdowns.

First Team

QB Lindell Stone (6-2, 208, Jr.), Woodberry Forest
RB Khalan Laborn (5-10, 203, Jr.), Ocean Lakes (Virginia Beach)
RB Navy Jones (5-8, 165, Sr.), Jefferson Forest (Forest)
WR Grant Holloway (6-2, 185, Sr.), Grassfield (Chesapeake)
WR Eric Kumah (6-3, 205, Sr.), Forest Park (Woodbridge)
TE Mark Birmingham (6-3, 235, Sr.), Briar Woods (Ashburn)
OL Drew Birchmeier (6-4, 270, Sr.), Cosby (Chesterfield)
OL Clark Yarbrough (6-6, 280, Sr.), Woodberry Forest
OL Josh Ball (6-7, 310, Sr.), Stafford (Falmouth)
OL Darnell Ewell (6-4, 295, Jr.), Lake Taylor (Norfolk)
OL Jesse Meyler (6-5, 285, Sr.), Episcopal (Alexandria)

Second Team

QB Scott Bracey (6-3, 210, Sr.), Benedictine Prep (Richmond)
RB Damone Drew (5-10, 195, Jr.), Brooke Point (Stafford)
RB JoMari Becnel (5-9, 185, Sr.), Phoebus (Hampton)
WR Dillon Spaulding (6-3, 205, So.), South County (Lorton)
WR Zac Kerxton (6-0, 180, Sr.), Battlefield (Haymarket)
TE Andrew Park (6-5, 230, Jr.), Lake Braddock (Burke)
OL Zach Adams (6-7, 310, Sr.), Riverbend (Fredericksburg)
OL Andrew Vastardis (6-4, 310, Sr.), Stone Bridge (Ashburn)
OL Aaron Lenhardt (6-5, 250, Sr.), Lake Braddock (Burke)
OL Jay Jay McCargo (6-4, 300, Sr.), Bishop O’Connell (Arlington)
OL Justin Chase (6-6, 265, Sr.), Great Bridge (Chesapeake)

DEFENSE

DEFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE YEAR: Wayne Davis, Lake Taylor (Norfolk)
Davis was a dangerous weapon on offense, but made even more big plays on defense. The Ohio State-bound cornerback notched 51 tackles and picked off seven passes, returning five of them for touchdowns.

First Team

DL Jay Aiello (6-2, 210, Sr.), Westfield (Chantilly)
DL Kyree Campbell (6-5, 310, Sr.), Woodbridge
DL Sulaiman Kamara (6-2, 285, Sr.), Hermitage (Richmond)
DL Jordan Williams (6-5, 250, Sr.), Cox (Virginia Beach)
LB Rayshard Ashby (6-0, 215, Jr.), L.C. Bird (Chesterfield)
LB Tavante Beckett (6-1, 215, Sr.), Indian River (Chesapeake)
LB Dylan Rivers (6-2, 215, Jr.), Sherando (Stephens City)
DB Wayne Davis (6-0, 188, Sr.), Lake Taylor (Norfolk)
DB Levonta Taylor (5-11, 181, Sr.), Ocean Lakes (Virginia Beach)
DB Devon Hunter (6-2, 215, Jr.), Indian River (Chesapeake)
DB Patrice Rene (6-3, 190, Sr.), Episcopal (Alexandria)

Second Team

DL Luiji Villain (6-4, 240, Jr.), Episcopal (Alexandria)
DL Clay Dean (6-3, 260, Sr.), Woodgrove (Purcellville)
DL Patrick Jones (6-4.5, 223, Jr.), Grassfield (Chesapeake)
DL Dondrea Tillman (6-3, 255, Sr.), Potomac Falls (Sterling)
LB Teradja Mitchell (6-3, 220, Jr.), Bayside (Virginia Beach)
LB Cole Christiansen (6-2, 215, Sr.), Nansemond-Suffolk (Suffolk)
LB Kevin Petrillo (6-4, 205, Jr.), Westfield (Chantilly)
DB Jalen Elliott (6-2, 187, Sr.), L.C. Bird (Chesterfield)
DB Ronnie Monroe (5-10, 170, Sr.), Hopewell
DB Dazz Newsome (5-10, 170, Jr.), Hampton
DB Daniel Ponton (5-11, 176, Sr.), Salem

SPECIAL TEAMS

K David Cooper (6-2, 160, Sr.), Bishop Ireton (Alexandria)

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