WAPITI FOOTBALL ALL STARS NAMED

November 15, 2002 12:00 am

The Wapiti League first team, second team and honorable mention football teams were announced Thursday.

League co-champion Grant Union had the most selections onto the three teams, with 15, while co-champion Imbler had 14 selections and co-champion Nyssa had 13.

First team offense

Center — Jay Butts, Imbler

Offensive linemen — Jason McKaig, Imbler

Tight end — Tim Gilbert, Enterprise

Wide receiver — Cole Lathrop, Joseph

Running back — Justin Volle, Imbler

First team defense

Defensive line — Jeremy Wilson, Imbler; Blake Eckstein, Elgin

Linebacker — Steven Skillings, Imbler

Defensive end — Zach Myers, Imbler; Tim McReynolds, Union; Randall Eschler, Joseph

Punter — Skyler Payne, Elgin; Eric Butterfield, Joseph

Second team offense

Offensive linemen — Kelsey Lukens, Enterprise; Cody Vaughn, Joseph; Michael Marks, Joseph.

Tight end — Troy Hoskins, Imbler

Wide receiver — Grady Rawls, Enterprise; Travis Hoskins, Imbler; Tanner McIntosh, Imbler

Running back — Blake Eckstein, Elgin; Steven Skillings, Imbler

Second team defense

Defensive line — Jimmy Van Belle, Enterprise; Dusty Witherrite, Joseph; Clayton Lowe, Joseph.

Linebacker — Troy Hoskins, Imbler; Ricky Foster, Elgin

Defensive end — Skyler Payne, Elgin

Honorable mention offense

Center — Donald Love, Elgin; Matt Fiorito, Union

Offensive linemen — Jeff Smith, Imbler; Christian Zollman, Joseph

Tight end — Charlie Schumacher, Elgin

Wide receiver — Ben Williamson, Union

Quarterback — Trevor Crow, Imbler; James Huffman, Enterprise; Tim McReynolds, Union

Running back — Derek Kirby, Union; Isaac Gerner, Enterprise

Honorable mention defense

Defensive line — Steven Immoos, Enterprise

Linebacker — Collin Cunningham, Enterprise; Eric Butterfield, Joseph; Toby Fincher, Elgin; Derek Kirby, Union; Travis Hoskins, Imbler

Kicker — Tim Gilbert, Enterprise

Coach of the year — Marty Nash of Grant Union