The All-Region football team for Region 7-AAAA was released on Monday.
Among the Pickens players selected on the first team were Tanner Brumby at quarterback (Brumby was also selected as the special teams player of the year for his excellent punting skills) and Shannon Brooks at running back.
The second-team boasted three Pickens players: offensive lineman Ryan Chastain, linebacker Thomas Howard, and defensive back Jake Dean.
Linebackers Zach McCoy, Colton Prather, and Tyjai Howell were chosen as honorable mentions.
The complete All-Region team can be viewed below:
QB – Brandon Etheridge, Cass, Jr.
QB – Tanner Brumby, Pickens, Jr.
RB – Kelvis Rhodes, Dalton, So.
RB – Shannon Brooks, Pickens, So.
FB – Tyler Bertolini, Gilmer, Jr.
WR – O’Shea Hill, Northwest Whitfield, Sr.
WR – Kelin Wells, Cass, Jr.
WR – Brandon Dale, Dalton, Sr.
WR – Connor Webber, Gilmer, Sr.
TE – Austin Cole, Gilmer, Jr.
OL – Grady Matthews, Ridgeland, Sr.
OL – Jake Roberts, Dalton, Sr.
OL – Gannon Hampton, Ridgeland, Sr.
OL – Dustin Davis, Ridgeland, Sr.
OL – B.J. Rowland, Dalton, Sr.
K – Pepe Garcia, Dalton, Sr.
ATH – Eder Mora, Dalton, Jr.
DL – Jayro Perez, Southeast Whitfield, Sr.
DL – Victor Lopez, Northwest Whitfield, Sr.
DL – Garrett Ralston, Gilmer, Sr.
DL – Omari Reeves-Miller, River Ridge, Jr.
LB – Robert Hardaway, Dalton, Sr.
LB – DeAngelo Smith, Ridgeland, Sr.
LB – Cody Mesta, Cedartown, Sr.
LB – Jordan Liles, Heritage, Sr.
LB – Ray Stephenson, River Ridge, Sr.
DB – Colt Henderson, Gilmer, Sr.
DB – Ethan Fromm, Dalton, Sr.
DB – Chris Robinson, River Ridge, Sr.
DB – Kaleb King, Northwest Whitfield, Sr.
DB – Cameron Kephart, Gilmer, Sr.
P – Austin Bennett, River Ridge, Sr.
QB – Silas Ledford, Northwest Whitfield, Sr.
QB – Marlen Hensley, Gilmer, Sr.
RB – Chris Tinson, Northwest Whitfield, Sr.
RB – Cody Dallas, LaFayette, Sr.
FB – Caleb Dietz, Heritage, Sr.
WR – Rhet Harper, Southeast Whitfield, Jr.
WR – Chris Morton, Cass, So.
TE – Will Erwin, Dalton, Sr.
OL – Shaun Smith, River Ridge, Sr.
OL – Luke Davenport, Gilmer, Sr.
OL – Detadrain Potts, Cedartown, Sr.
OL – Ryan Chastain, Pickens, Sr.
OL – Michael Moore, Heritage, Sr.
K – Adam Ahlyege, Heritage, Fr.
DL – Tyler Harris, Heritage, Sr.
DL – Barron Taylor, LaFayette, Sr.
DL – Justin Reed, Cass, Jr.
DL – Laighton Reese, Dalton, Sr.
LB – Daniel Johnson, Ridgeland, Sr.
LB – Thomas Howard, Pickens, Jr.
LB – Sam Lemons, LaFayette, Jr.
DB – Jake Dean, Pickens, Jr.
DB – Dillon Peterman, Ridgeland, Jr.
DB – Sharone Porter, Ridgeland, Sr.
DB – Blake Foster, Southeast Whitfield, Jr.
DB – Tevin McDaniel, Northwest Whitfield, Jr.
P – Jonathan Sanchez, Southeast Whitfield, Jr.
Honorable mention: Cass – DE Montavius Parker, Jr.; DB Deon Hardison, Sr. Cedartown – OL Tyler Eason, Sr. Dalton – OL Hayden Gross, Jr.; DL Jordan Keener, Jr.; DL Ethan Marlow, Sr.; LB Jay Rockholt, Jr.; DB Nathan Bryant, Jr.; OL Chris Childs, Jr.; SNP Grant Sane, Jr. Gilmer – LB Jason Dover, Sr. Heritage – ATH Jacob Carter, Sr.; RB Ketwun Burns, Sr.; DB Seth Hickman, Jr.; DB Blake Burch, So. LaFayette – DL Will Mefford, Sr. Northwest Whitfield – LB Caleb Bowie, Jr.; LB Jarrod Farmer, Sr.; DB Andy Whisenant, Jr.; DB Seth Pierce, So. Pickens – LB Zach McCoy, Sr.; LB Colton Prather, Sr.; LB Tyjai Howell, Sr. Ridgeland – RB Noah Cooper, Jr.; LB Zach Weathers, So.; LB Trey Stubbs, Jr.; DE Jermane Conyers, Jr. River Ridge – RB Austin Terrell, Sr.; RB Vince Njoku, Sr.; RB E.J. Ellis, Jr. Southeast Whitfield – RB Easton Ridley, Sr.; OL Jared Davis, Sr.; OL Matt Cloer, Jr.; DL Carlos Fraire, Sr.