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Four Barons earn James River All-District honors

SoVaNow.com / November 21, 2012
The Bluestone Baron football team had four players make the James River All-District team announced this week.

Three Barons earned second team All-District honors: seniors Marcus Tucker and Chris Watson, and junior Deon Mosley. A fourth member of the 3-7 Baron squad, Josh Briggs, earned Honorable Mention recognition at the punter position.

Tucker, a two-way standout for the Barons, was named to the All-District second team as a linebacker. Tucker, also the Barons’ starting quarterback, was credited with 74 solo tackles during the season, including five sacks, to lead the team.

Watson was named the second team All-District return specialist. The senior returned 15 kickoffs this season for 352 yards, with a long of 42. He averaged 23.5 yards on kickoff returns. He also had a long punt return of 81 yards.

Watson was also a starter in the Bluestone offensive backfield and led all rushers this season with 624 yards on 109 carries, a 5.73 yard per carry average.

Mosley, a junior standout, got the nod as the second team James River All-District running back. He carried the ball 71 times for 558 yards, for a per-carry average of 7.86 yards. He also scored seven touchdowns to lead all Barons in that category.

Josh Briggs earned an Honorable Mention nod at the punter position. The junior averaged 33 yards on 27 punt attempts, with a long of 49 yards.

The 2012 James River All-District team is as follows:

First Team
Defensive End
Devin Smith Buckingham Senior
Derrick Carpenter Central Senior

Defensive Lineman
Stephen Anderson Buckingham Senior
Jamar Blackwell Central Senior
Josh Kitt Goochland Senior
Jackson Knott R-H Senior
Linebacker
Nathan Adams Goochland Senior
Tariq Bartee Buckingham Senior
Eric Maddux Central Junior
Darrius Jones Nottoway Sophomore

Defensive Back
Dajour Smith Central Junior
Jordan Jefferson Goochland Sophomore
Bryant Winbush Cumberland Senior
Mason Engel Goochland Senior

Kicker
Raleigh Marria Goochland Sophomore

Punter
Justus Dowdy Cumberland Senior

Return Specialist
Kyree Koonce Buckingham Sophomore

Center
Josh Driver Goochland Senior

Offensive Linemen
Justin Miles Buckingham Senior
Pasquali Graziosi Goochland Senior
Justin Hicks Central Senior
Roger Stone Goochland Senior

Tight End
Markeith Carr Central Junior

Wide Out
Tyreke Foster Central Junior
Taylor Sale Amelia Senior
Dontre Wilson Amelia Senior

Running Back
Kyree Koonce Buckingham Sophomore
Kenneth Johnson Buckingham Junior
Tre Burtt Nottoway Senior

Quarterback
Jonathan Coombs Nottoway Senior

Utility Back
Joseph Reed R-H Freshman
Second Team
Defensive End
Wade Lee Buckingham Senior
Jonathan Yanc ey Nottoway Senior

Defensive Lineman
Austin Seay Buckingham Senior
Lavonte Bradley Amelia Junior
Kevin Lyda Goochland Senior
Joey Armistead Nottoway Junior

Linebacker
A J Coleman Amelia Senior
Justus Dowdy Cumberland Senior
Marcus Tucker Bluestone Senior
Nathan Mattox Goochland Senior

Defensive Back
Deontray Anderson Nottoway Junior
Leon Ragland Buckingham Freshman
Cody Forward Central Senior
Javon Banks Amelia Sophomore

Kicker
Seth Hinton Nottoway Senior

Punter
Javier Moreno Goochland Sophomore

Return Specialist
Chris Watson Bluestone Senior

Center
Carter Allen Buckingham Senior

Offensive Linemen
Michael Wilkinson Central Senior
Lavonte Bradley Amelia Junior
Chad Hendricks Nottoway Junior
Ryan Jones Buckingham Senior

Tight End
Nathan Adams Goochland Senior

Wide Out
Trace Nixon Goochland Senior
Dajour Smith Central Junior
JaJuan Lawson Nottoway Sophomore
Running Back
Mitchell Brice Goochland Senior
Jaron Webb Central Senior
Deon Mosley Bluestone Junior

Quarterback
Graham Smith Central Sophomore

Utility Back
Jordan Jefferson Goochland Sophomore

Honorable Mention
Defensive End
Akai Timberlake Goochland Freshman
Jamie Counts Nottoway Senior
Linebacker
Kenneth Johnson Buckingham Junior
D J Cooke R-H Junior
Scott Pearce Goochland Senior
Defensive Back
Deandre Brooks Cumberland Senior
Jalyn Morgan Nottoway Senior
Punter
Josh Briggs Bluestone Junior
Tucker Price Central Junior
Devin Smith Buckingham Senior
Return Specialist
Dontre Wilson Amelia Senior
Center
Conner Morris R-H Senior
Brandon Wallace Nottoway Senior
Offensive Linemen
Kevin Lyda Goochland Senior
Deandre Johnson Amelia Junior
Alonzo Walker Central Junior
Jonathan Yancey Nottoway Senior
Ty Drinkard Nottoway Junior
Tight End
Mitch Wallace Nottoway Senior
Running Back
A J Coleman Amelia Senior
David Dyer Goochland Junior
Quarterback
Dillon Weaver Amelia Senior



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