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Gallia County earns 13 All-Distric selections.

Alex Hawley ahawley@civitasmedia.com

November 15, 2013

THE PLAINS, Ohio — A total of 13 athletes from Gallia County received All-District honors for stellar play on the gridiron this fall.


The South Gallia Rebels, which finished 6-4 on the season, landed a pair of offensive first team selections and a pair of defensive first team selections, with two Special Mentions in Division VII.


SGHS senior Jacob White was named first team running back after compiling 1,332 yards and 13 touchdowns on 188 carries this season. White is joined on the first team offense by fellow senior Ethan Spurlock, who earned an all-purpose spot after running for 683 yards and 10 touchdowns, receiving for 163 yards and two touchdowns and passing for 319 yards and two touchdowns.


On the defensive side of the ball the Rebels were represented by junior defensive back Brayden Greer and senior defensive back Jared Northup. Greer finished the season with six interceptions and eight pass deflections, while Northup wrapped up his season with 55 tackles, four interceptions and one sack.


Senior center Seth Carpenter and sophomore quarterback Landon Hutchinson both received special mention honors.


The Gallia Academy Blue Devils finished 5-5 this season, earning one first team defender, two offensive first team selections and a pair of honorable mentions in Division IV.


GAHS senior Wade Jarrell earned first team quarterback honors with 1,975 passing yards with 23 touchdowns and 768 rushing yards with 15 scores. Jarrell is joined on first team offense by fellow Blue Devil senior Logan Allison as an end. Allison had 798 receiving yards on 49 receptions with 12 touchdowns, while rushing for 188 yards and three scores, and returning two kickoffs for touchdowns.


On the defensive side the Blue and White are represented by senior corner back Reid Eastman. Eastman had 28 tackles and three interceptions, while scoring six offensive touchdowns this season. Reid also returned a punt for a touchdown this year.


GAHS senior lineman Brian Williams and junior lineman Josh Johnson were named special mention for the Blue Devils.


The River Valley Raiders finished 1-9 this season and earned a pair of special mention selections in Division V. Senior wide receiver Austin Bradley and senior lineman Seann Roberts were the Raiders named special mention.