San Antonio/Austin All-Area Football

Updated: August 25, 2008, 4:47 PM ET
ESPNRISE.com

Here's a preseason look at the players to watch in the San Antonio and Austin areas:

OFFENSE
[POSITION] NAME SCHOOL HT/WT YEAR
[QB] Drew Allen Alamo Heights 6-5/200 Senior
[QB] Garrett Gilbert Lake Travis 6-4/200 Senior
[QB] Nyk McKissic Stony Point 6-1/195 Senior
[RB] Charles Ross Clemens 6-2/195 Senior
[RB] Lache Seastrunk Temple 5-10/185 Junior
[RB] Ryan Swope Westlake 6-1/195 Senior
[WR] Emory Blake Austin 6-1/195 Senior
[WR] Jeremy Moore LBJ 6-3/170 Senior
[WR] DeAndre Perry Bowie 6-3/210 Junior
[OL] Paden Kelley Lake Travis 6-6/285 Senior
[OL] Rhontae Scales Killeen 6-6/300 Senior

DEFENSE
POSITION/NAME SCHOOL HT/WT YEAR
[DL] Calvin Howell Warren 6-4/280 Senior
[DL] Alex Okafor Pflugerville 6-4/225 Senior
[LB] Tanner Brock Copperas Cove 6-3/225 Senior
[LB] Kerry Hyder LBJ 6-3/225 Senior
[LB] Chris McAllister Judson 6-2/210 Senior
[LB] Sean Porter Clemens 6-2/205 Senior
[LB] Tom Wort New Braunfels 6-1/210 Senior
[DB] Joseph Bonugli Warren 6-0/190 Senior
[DB] Erik Brown Judson 5-10/185 Senior
[DB] Daniel Cobb Ellison 6-1/195 Senior
[DB] Andrew Green Madison 6-0/185 Senior

OTHER TOP PLAYERS
NAME SCHOOL POSITION YEAR
Brandon Armstrong Roosevelt RB Jr.
Collin Bibb Alamo Heights DB Sr.
Josh Boyce Copperas Cove WR Sr.
Brady Brown O'Connor OL Sr.
Tyler Chambers MacArthur QB Sr.
Princeton Collins Westwood RB Jr.
Derrick Davis Temple LB Jr.
Julian Dozier Stony Point DB Sr.
Tanner Estes Cedar Park LB Sr.
Chase Griesbach Westwood LB Sr.
Chris Johnson East Central RB Jr.
Corey Johnson East Central DB Sr.
D.J. Johnson St. Stephens DB Sr.
Kurt Killens McNeil LB Jr.
Jacob Lizcano East Central OL Sr.
Anthony Mackey Copperas Cove OL Sr.
Glasco Martin Stony Point WR Sr.
Tevin Mims Stony Point OL Sr.
Austin Minor Cedar Park LB Sr.
Anthony Moore Judson DB Sr.
Holmes Onwukaife Cedar Park DL Jr.
Tyler Patmon Vista Ridge DB Sr.
Jonathon Rodriguez Southwest LB Sr.
Stephen Salinas Southwest RB Sr.
Ameer Townes Judson OL Sr.
Logan Vick Tivy WR Sr.
Kyle Voss Belton LB Sr.
Derrick Walls S.A. Reagan QB Sr.
Dekkar Williams McNeil LB Sr.
Ryan Wood Smithson Valley DB Sr.

PRIME-TIME PLAYERS

DREW ALLEN
Allen is one of the most coveted signal callers in the state, garnering offers from the likes of Oklahoma State, Ole Miss and Colorado. He passed for 2,589 yards and 28 TDs last season.

LACHE SEASTRUNK
Seastrunk is easily one of the nation's top running backs from the Class of 2010. He averaged nearly 12 yards per carry last fall, piling up 1,532 yards and 19 touchdowns.

ALEX OKAFOR
Okafor, a Texas recruit, was a key contributor on last season's Class 5A, Division II state finalist team. He is rated the No. 16 senior defensive lineman in the ESPNU 150.

TOM WORT
Wort made a staggering 213 tackles last fall to go with four sacks and three interceptions. Rated the No. 8 senior linebacker in the ESPNU 150, Wort has committed to Oklahoma.

COACH'S TAKE

AN AREA COACH ON CALVIN HOWELL:
"He has great explosion off the line and can really stand up an offensive lineman, drive him into the backfield and bust up a play. He always seems to be in position to make things happen."