Stars of Alabama Class 1A-2A

Stars of Alabama Class 1A-2A

SouthSouth presents Stars of Alabama for top performers from the weekend of October 15.

Stars of Alabama

Jacob Kennedy
Quarterback, 5-9, 155 pounds

Kennedy rushed for 220 yards on 19 carries scoring two touchdowns. The junior converted on four 2-point conversions. He also made nine tackles on defense and returned a fumble for a touchdown in the 58-54 loss.

Levi Mintz
Quarterback, 6-2, 180 pounds
Cedar Bluff

Mintz completed 12-of-18 pass attempts for 285 yards in the 48-14 win over Gaston. The sophomore tossed three touchdown passes or 22, 54, and 10 yards.

Josh Manning
Athlete, 5-10, 175 pounds
Gadsden-Coosa Christian

Manning rushed for 213 yards on 18 carries scoring two touchdowns including a 46-yard run. The senior ran for a 91-yard touchdown on a kick return and picked off a pass and raced it back for a 62-yard score in the 28-7 upset win over Ragland.

Justin Langdale
Defensive Back, 6-2, 185 pounds
Gadsden-Coosa Christian

Langdale (senior) had three interceptions in the victory over Ragland.

Collin Jarbo
Tight End/Wide Receiver, 6-4, 235 pounds

Jarbo caught six passes for 140 yards in the 48-14 loss to Cedar Bluff. Jarbo is a senior and is a verbal commit to Southern Miss.

Jordan McCartney
Athlete, 5-9, 190 pounds

McCartney (sophomore) rushed for 127 yards on 22 carries with a touchdown in the loss.

Terry Love
Quarterback, 5-10, 155 pounds

Love (junior) completed 12-of-13 pass attempts for 188 yards.

Andrew Lindsey
Running Back, 6-0, 180 pounds

Lindsey rushed for 122 yards on nine carries scoring touchdown runs of 60 and 20 yards in the 42-14 win over Valley Head.

Levi Morgan
Wide Receiver/Defensive Back, 5-9, 150 pounds

Morgan (junior) had 10 tackles and an interception in the win over Valley Head.

Ryan Bullock
Quarterback, 6-2, 170 pounds

Bullock (senior) completed 17-of-23 pass attempts for 183 yards and two touchdowns in the 35-21 loss to Addison.

A.J. Bennett
Wide Receiver/Defensive Back, 5-10, 165 pounds
Demopolis-John Essex

Bennett had 187 all-purpose yards in the 22-6 win over Holy Spirit. He had an interception and scored on a 65-yard touchdown pass. The senior also converted a two-point attempt.

Denzell Charleston
Running Back, 5-6, 230 pounds
Demopolis-John Essex

Charleston (junior) rushed for 126 yards and scored a touchdown and a two-point conversion in the win.

Najee Bright
Defensive Back, 6-0, 165 pounds

Bright (senior) returned two interceptions (35, 60 yards) for touchdowns in the 64-0 win over St. Luke's.

Jywon Moss
Quarterback, 5-10, 170 pounds

Moss (sophomore) completed 10-of-15 pass attempts for 201 yards in the 21-14 win over Wadley.

Rontavis Dinkins
Wide Receiver, 5-8, 155 pounds

Dinkins (senior) caught five passes for 129 yards and a touchdown in the win.

Dakota Bell
Linebacker, 5-10, 160 pounds

Bell made 11 tackles and two sacks in the 21-13 win over Brilliant. The junior also recovered two fumbles with one returned for a touchdown.

Casey Hulsey
Running Back, 5-8, 150 pounds

Hulsey ruHushed for 193 yards on 23 carries in the win over Brilliant scoring on a one-yard run. The senior has rushed for almost 1,100 yards this season.

Matt Hamner
Quarterback, 6-5, 180 pounds

Hamner completed 11-of-12 pass attempts for 313 yards including five touchdowns. The senior also rushed for a touchdown in the 54-19 win over Autaugaville.

Hunter McCay
Running Back, 5-11, 170 pounds

McCay (senior) rushed for 122 yards on 10 carries including a 47-yard score.

Antheryius Aldridge
Running Back, 5-8, 165 pounds
Dixon Mills-Marengo

Aldridge rushed for 276 yards. The junior scored on runs of 51 and 54 yards in the 36-20 win over Coffeeville.

Marcus Richardson
Running Back, 5-5, 190 pounds
Dixon Mills-Marengo

Richardson rushed for 119 yards on 17 carries. The senior scored on runs of 1 and 2 yards in the win over Coffeeville.

Jamal Thomas
Running Back, 5-7, 140 pounds
Guin-Marion County

Thomas rushed for 116 yards on four carries. The junior scored four touchdowns in the win over Berry.

Sean Wallace
Quarterback/Defensive Back, 5-10, 160 pounds
Guin-Marion County

Wallace rushed for 146 yards on three carries scoring on each touch. The sophomore completed four-of-five pass attempts for 18 yards and a touchdown in the win.

Xavier Smith
Running Back/Linebacker, 5-9, 160 pounds

Smith (junior) rushed for 100 yards on nine carries and made seven tackles on defense in the 60-20 win over Florala.

Sir Wallace Presley
Quarterback, 6-1, 150 pounds

Playing only part of the game the junior completed four-of-five pass attempts for 109 yards and three touchdowns of 55, 24, and 30 yards in the win. Yes Sir.

Tadarius Gill
Defensive Lineman, 6-0, 215 pounds

Gill (junior) made five tackles in the win and two sacks. McKenzie is undefeated, and they will face off against fellow undefeated and reigning 1A champs Brantley this week for the region championship.

Rakeem Scott
Defensive Back, 5-7, 160 pounds

Scott broke up two pass plays and picked off his eighth interception of the season which saved the game in the 28-24 win over Winterboro. The junior also scored a touchdown on a 75-yard kick return.

Austin Crowe
Running Back/Linebacker, 6-0, 180 pounds

Crowe rushed for 183 yards on 14 carries. The junior scored three times in the 46-26 win over South Lamar. The junior also had 10 tackles on defense.

Tony Minnifield
Quarterback, 5-11, 175 pounds
Montgomery-St. Jude

Minnifield helped his team continue their seven-game win streak with a 225-yard performance. The sophomore completed nine of his 13 pass attempts scoring four touchdowns on passes of 49, 65, 31 and 45 yards. St. Jude clinched their region championship with a 68-0 win over Verbena.

Tyler Hughes
Defensive Back, 5-11, 180 pounds
Tuscaloosa-American Christian Academy

Hughes (junior) had three interceptions in the 69-12 victory over Central Hayneville. He returned one of the picks for a 17-yard touchdown.

Lee Cockrell
Quarterback, 6-2, 155 pounds
Mobile-Cottage Hill Christian Academy

Cockrell completed 13-of-19 pass attempts for 230 yards. The junior scored four touchdowns of 25, 4, 3 and 49 yards in the 55-27 win over J.U. Blacksher.

Desmond Debose
Quarterback/Defensive Back, 6-3, 170 pounds

Debose passed for 152 yards and three touchdowns in the 50-19 win over Barbour County. The senior rushed for 57 yards and recovered a fumble on defense.

D.D. Dawsey
Running Back/Linebacker, 6-1, 185 pounds

Dawsey rushed for 175 yards and two touchdowns. The senior also tossed a 60-yard touchdown and forced a fumble on defense.

Ardarius Stewart
Quarterback, 6-1, 170 pounds

Stewart completed six-of-nine pass attempts for 218 yards with three touchdowns and one interception. The sophomore rushed for 72 yards and scored three more times in the 47-13 win over Cold Springs.

Deaundre Marshall
Wide Receiver/Defensive Back, 5-10, 175 pounds

Marshall (junior) caught three of those passes for 140 yards and two scores in the win.

Zach Walker
Running Back, 5-8, 165 pounds
Skipperville-G.W. Long

Walker rushed for 149 yards on 15 carries. The freshman scored on a 17-yard run in the 39-8 win over Houston County.

Damion Harris
Running Back/Defensive Back, 5-9, 180 pounds
Dothan-Houston Academy

Harris rushed for 149 yards on 21 carries. The senior rushed for scores of 28 and 49 yards. He also returned a punt 67 yards for a touchdown in the 21-6 win over Wicksburg.

Eric Hudson
Quarterback, 6-1, 175 pounds
Vernon-Lamar County

Hudson (junior) rushed for 223 yards on 30 carries with three touchdowns in the loss to Lexington.

Dylan Bunnell
Quarterback, 5-8, 150 pounds

Bunnell (senior) completed 14-of-24 pass attempts for 249 yards and three touchdowns in the 25-20 win over Lamar County.

Quinton Land
Quarterback, 5-10, 175 pounds

Land rushed for 104 yards on 14 carries scoring two touchdowns of 22 and 5 yards. The senior threw 32-yard and 36-yard touchdown passes in the 32-14 win over Flomaton.

Andrew Gwin
Dothan-Providence Christian

Gwin (sophomore) completed eight-of-nine pass attempts for 229 yards and two touchdowns of 45 and 30 yards in the 42-0 win over Ariton.

William Baldwin
Running Back, 5-10, 225 pounds

Baldwin rushed for 255 yards on 32 carries scoring twice on runs of 6 and 48 yards. The senior also caught a 45 yard touchdown reception. Defensively, Baldwin had nine tackles with a sack and two tackles for a loss in the 42-33 win over Calhoun.

Tori Adams
Quarterback, 5-8, 140 pounds
Silas-Southern Choctaw

Adams made a four-yard touchdown pass at the end of regulation and in dramatic fashion the kicker made his only point-after attempt of the night to force overtime. Adams rushed for a one-yard touchdown to win the game in overtime. The senior rushed for 124 yards on 11 carries scoring on runs of 18 and 29 yards. He also passed for a another touchdown earlier of 18 yards. He made two tackles on defense and two pass breakups in the 31-25 victory.

Quentin Adams
Running Back, 5-5, 140 pounds
Silas-Southern Choctaw

Adams (sophomore) rushed for 134 yards in the win.

Trey Cosby
Running Back, 5-11, 175 pounds

Cosby rushed for 132 yards on 22 carries. The senior scored on runs of 3, 4, and 44 yards in the 43-7 win over Cleveland.

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