Owen named Region 7 2A All-Region Most Valuable
Chase Owen of West Lincoln has been named Most Valuable Player for the Region 7 2A All-Region football team. The 6-foot-3, 220-pound senior racked up 17 total touchdowns this season — six receiving and 11 rushing — and a total of 652 receiving yards, according to an online stats website.
His average yardage is 16.7 per reception and 50.2 average receiving yards per game. Owen has amassed 39 catches, 102 carries and 668 rushing yards. Owen is a multi-range athlete, also competing in basketball and baseball for the Bears.
Senior wide receiver Patrick Price of Loyd Star was selected most valuable offensive player. Three players from Amite County round out the MVPs: DeArion Nunnery on defense, Tyrone Green on line and Terrion Rogers on special teams.
Following are the players chosen from each 2A school for first and second teams.
First team — Trey Nettles, LaFredrick Dillon, Damarcus Godbolt, Tanner Gunther, Eli Wallace, Aiden Greer and Darius Porter.
Second team — Malik Richardson, Zach Upkins, Brandon Lewis and Owen Anderson.
First team — Danny Thomas, Gabe Haggard, Jordan Stephens, Kail Jordan, Josh Miholen and Bryce Jackson.
Second team — Colby Beard, Case White and Josh Richardson.
First team — Kline Foster, Rials Hester, Parker Bracey, Jared Smith, Cullen Keene, Zach Baker, Zabien Price and Quan Berry.
Second team — Braden Ezel, Charlie Parrett, Zach Nevels and Austin McMillian.
First team — Gabe Nations, Brendan Melton, LeDarrius Jones, Cam Buckles, Matt Case, Grant Jackson, Brandon Smith and Logan Lea.
Second team — Julian Anderson, Trace Wallace, Zach Phillilps, Travis Hall and Tate Smith.
First team — Lantravious Franklin, D’Kenyace Roberts, DeArion Nunnary, Terrion Rogers, Tyrone Green and James Smith.
Second team — Derick Casby, Jakoby Mickel, Marterrious Anderson and Carlos Jackson.