3A All-State football: Wolverines honored by coaches
Truckee football players Jackson Weed and Ben Bolton were voted Defensive MVP and Offensive MVP, respectively, in 3A All-State voting, while Truckee head coach Bob Shaffer was voted Coach of the Year.
Fernley senior quarterback/defensive back Bryce Baker was the 3A MVP, and Colby Powell of Moapa Valley was the Most Valuable Lineman.
The selections were voted on by 3A coaches.
Bolton was voted to the All-State first team at quarterback and Weed at linebacker. Truckee senior Jordan Deiro was voted to the All-State first team at three different positions and#8212; running back, defensive back and kick returner, while Vince Shaffer made the first team at both wide receiver and defensive back, senior Luis Aguilar made the first team at both linebacker and kicker, and junior James DePew made the first team at tight end and defensive end.
Truckee senior Ryan Zusy and junior Trevor Houghton were voted to the first team as offensive linemen, and senior Kyle Mullen was voted to the first team as a defensive lineman.
The following players received honorable mention recognition: Morgan Nevin at linebacker, Weed at running back, Tanner Keese on the offensive line, Marshall Lipke on the defensive line and Mitch Nelson at defensive back.
Coach of the Year: Bob Shaffer, Truckee
MVP: Bryce Baker, Fernley
Offensive MVP: Ben Bolton, Truckee
Defensive MVP: Jackson Weed, Truckee
Lineman MVP: Colby Powell, Moapa
First team offense
QB: Ben Bolton, Truckee
RB: Jordan Deiro, Truckee
RB: Devon Combs, Boulder City
RB: Mike Kendricks, Fernley
WR: Matt Newton, Moapa
WR: Vince Shaffer, Truckee
TE: James DePew, Truckee
Lineman: Cameron Lim, Moapa
Lineman: Brad Deaton, Fernley
Lineman: Ryan Zusy, Truckee
Lineman: Trevor Houghton, Truckee
Lineman: Colby Powell, Moapa
Second team offense
QB: Bryce Baker, Fernley/ Kelan Weiss, Moapa
RB: Zach Waite, Moapa
RB: Joel Barton, Lowry
RB: Richard Vidal, Virgin Valley
WR: Dillon Gordon, Moapa
WR: David Eastman, Lowry
TE: Preston Swasey, Boulder City
Lineman: Brian Keathley, Fernley
Lineman: Will Thacker, Lowry
Lineman: Robert Lilly Jr., Virgin Valley
Lineman: Colton Doty, Moapa
Lineman: Hector Espinosa, Moapa
First team defense
DT: Brian Keathley, Fernley
DT: Colby Powell, Moapa
DT: Kyle Mullen, Truckee
DE: James DePew, Truckee
DE: Cameron Lim, Moapa
LB: Jackson Weed, Truckee
LB: Jake Pearce, Moapa
LB: Luis Aguilar, Truckee
LB: AJ Estrada, Fernley
DB: Bryce Baker, Fernley
DB: Matt Newton, Moapa
DB: Jordan Deiro, Truckee
DB: Vince Shaffer, Truckee
Kicker: Luis Aguilar, Truckee
Punter: Bryce Baker, Fernley
Kick Returner: Jordan Deiro, Truckee
Second team defense
DT: Will Thacker, Lowry
DT: Justin Ibarra, Moapa
DT: Bleu Huxford, Boulder City
DE: Tony Wilson, Fernley
DE: Luke Leavitt, Moapa
LB: Alex Huerta, Moapa
LB: Jace Billingsley, Lowry
LB: Steven Kaposta, Boulder City
LB: Zach Horlacher, Virgin Valley
DB: Dylan Evans, Fernley
DB: Dillon Gordon, Moapa
DB: Kelan Weiss, Moapa
DB: Hayden Cooper, Moapa
Kicker: Nick Pelligrini, Boulder City
Punter: Matt Newton, Moapa
Kick returner: Devon Combs, Boulder City
Honorable mention (Truckee only)
Jackson Weed, running back
Tanner Keese, offensive tackle
Marshall Lipke, defensive tackle
Morgan Nevin, linebacker
Mitch Nelson, defensive back
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