Commentary

Montgomery County Players to Watch

Updated: September 5, 2009, 10:50 PM ET
By Mike Loveday & Sheldon Shealer | ESPNRISE.com

Class 4A

Bethesda-CC: N/A

Gaithersburg: Axel Ofori (Sr., RB/DB, 5-11, 187), Jonathan Cortez (Sr., OL/DL, 6-4, 305), Edwin Johnson (Sr., FB/LB, 5-10, 200), Tyler Lardy (Sr., RB/DB, 5-10, 170), Trevon Carroll (Sr., FB/LB, 6-0, 200), Jason Akinseye (Sr., TE/DE, 6-1, 210), Wilfredo Aviles (Sr., OL/DL, 6-1, 265), Ryan McHenry (Sr., DL, 5-10, 315), Sean Combs (Sr., WR/DB, 5-10, 165), Dillon Davis (Sr., LB, 6-0, 195), Zack Fetters (Jr., QB/DB, 6-1, 190), Sylvester Oni (Jr., WR/LB, 6-4, 205), Simba Gwashavamhu (So., WR/DB, 5-11, 170), Chris Westphal (Jr., WR/DB, 6-4, 205).

Magruder: N/A

Montgomery Blair: N/A

Northwest: Jarrhett Butler (Sr., QB, 5-9, 175), Hassan Dixon (Sr., RB, 5-9, 170), Ali Tolson (Sr., OL/DE, 6-3, 220), Mike Lentz (Sr., OL, 6-4, 265), Chris Bisselle (Sr., LB, 5-9, 180), Alieu Nyass (Sr., WR/DB, 6-1, 175), Troy Anderson (Jr., DB, 5-8, 145), Lenny Milton-Cole (Jr., DB, 5-10, 170), Randy Markush (Sr., TE/LB, 6-1, 185), Tyler Dement (Sr., WR, 6-0, 180).

Paint Branch: Ivan Tagoe (Sr., WR/DB, 6-0, 200), Torian Henderson (Sr., WR/DB, 6-3, 206), Tracy Martin (Sr., QB/RB, 5-6, 260).

Richard Montgomery: Jonathan Mensah (Sr., RB/LB), J.P. Hoover (Sr., RB/LB), Thomas Bradley (Sr., WR/DB).

Sherwood: Oliver Pettenati (Sr., OL, 6-2, 250), Phil Durity (Sr., LB, 5-9, 180), Josh Hertz (Sr., OL, 6-3, 150), Greg Grant (Sr., DL, 6-0, 260), Jamal Merritt (Jr., WR, 6-1, 165), Grant McCarthy (Jr., OL, 6-1, 215), Andy Estrain (Sr., K, 5-7, 140).

Springbrook: Mitchell Pollard (Sr., WR/DB, 5-10, 175), Chris Tolbert (Sr., QB/DB, 5-11, 185), Percy Addo (Sr., TE/LB, 6-2, 190), Malachi Boodie (Sr., RB/DB, 5-10, 175), Devon Pestano (Jr., RB/DB, 6-0, 185), Errol Brewster (Sr., OL/DE, 6-2, 240), Malik Smith (Sr., OL/DE, 6-2, 240), Marquese Anderson (Jr., FB/LB, 5-10, 190), Ray Vernet (Sr., OL/DL, 6-0, 340), Devon King (Sr., WR/DB, 6-0, 185), Eric Freniere (Sr., QB, 6-0, 205).

Walt Whitman: Henry Kuhn (Jr., QB, 6-1, 175), Larry Kline (Sr., WR/DB, 5-10, 170),Kevin Cecala (Sr., RB, 5-11, 190), Danny Lee (Sr., TE/DL, 5-9, 220), Connor Gordon (Jr., OT/DE, 6-4, 215), Jeff Schaefer (So., OT, 6-4, 270), Sassen Najed (Sr., FB/LB, 5-11, 205), JoJo Dobbs (Sr., WR, 6-1, 170), Tony Atkinson (Jr., MLB, 5-10, 190), Chris Kaler (Sr., S, 6-1, 175), Zach Yamamoto (Jr., OG, 6-0, 210), Jeff Gruen (Jr., TE/DE, 6-2, 205), Yit Akyuz (Sr., OG, 5-11, 210), Ameed Nsouli (Sr., C, 6-2, 220), Mikey Stevens (Jr., LB, 5-11, 200).

Walter Johnson: N/A

Winston Churchill: N/A

Wootton: Alex Kelly (Sr., QB), Jeff Porter (Sr., QB), Matt Grimm (Sr., WR, 6-0, 205), Curt Brooks (So., WR, 6-1, 180).

Class 3A

Albert Einstein: Keith Gaye (So., RB, 5-9, 150), Desmon Ellis (Sr., FB), Devante Wilson (DB), Bobby Stouffer (QB).

Blake: Kwabena Asante (Sr., RB/SS, 5-9, 185), DeVonte Sayas (Sr., RB/DE, 5-11, 175), Willie White (Jr., TE/LB, 6-1, 185), Brandon Simms (Jr., ATH, 5-10, 175), Bevin Walker (Jr., WR/DB, 6-2, 170), Stephen Campbell (Jr., OL/DL, 6-1, 215), David Anderson (Jr., OL/DL, 6-4, 225), Vidal Hassan (Sr., WR/DB, 6-1, 190), Stephen Penland (Jr., RB/LB, 5-9, 175), Malando Zeigler (Sr., OL/DL, 5-10, 215), Nick Sigwalt (Sr., QB/DB, 5-10, 165), Andrew Nisson (Sr., OL/DE, 5-8, 170), Samoy Young (Jr., RB/DB, 5-10, 165), Serge Tzeuton (Jr., OL/DL, 6-1, 230), Nick Mugge (Jr., TE/LB, 5-10, 180).

Clarksburg: Ace Clark (Sr., WR/DB, 6-3, 190), Sam Collins (Sr., WR/DB, 6-1, 185), Andrew Veith (Sr., WR/DB, 5-8, 165), Tyler Stevens (Sr., QB, 6-0, 190), DeSean Martinez (Sr., RB/DE, 6-0, 195), Mike Dixon (Sr., RB/LB, 6-0, 175), Kyle Shafer (Sr., OL/LB, 5-11, 210), Jeff Gatling (Sr., TE/DL, 6-3, 240), Calvin Dove (Jr., DL, 5-11, 250), Brent Kidwell (Sr., FB/LB, 6-0, 175).

Damascus: Brian Lucas (Sr., RB/LB, 6-0, 215), Greg Stanton (Sr., WR/DB, 6-1, 185), Connor Frazier (Jr., QB, 6-1, 190), Brandon Phelps (Jr., WR/DB, 6-1, 180), Taylor Krenke (Jr., OL/DL, 6-4, 280), Nick Magas (Jr., RB/LB, 6-1, 185).

John F. Kennedy: Ndubisi Ezekoye (Sr., QB/DB, 5-11, 180), Peter Ngoh (Soph., QB/DB, 5-8, 175), Bowie Oki (Sr., OL/LB, 6-0, 205), Robert Bowers (Sr., OL/DL, 5-3, 250), Inongo Agbormbai (Sr., FB/OL/LB, 5-10, 190), Ttrey Lefeged (Soph., WR/DB, 6-1, 160), Kevin Fomengia (Sr., WR/DB, 6-1, 195).

Northwood: Jimmy Hessler (Sr., QB, 6-0, 165), Anatoly Moschin (Sr., WR/DB, 6-2, 180), John Crye (Sr., WR, 6-2, 180), Martin Onley (Jr., OL, 6-0, 260), Malik Sapp (Sr., OL/LB, 6-2, 245), Ian Leach (Sr., OL/DL, 5-11, 255), Calvin Kane (Jr., OL/DL, 6-5, 260), Isaiah Glover (Sr., C/LB, 5-11, 210), Tristan Pomeroy (Jr., TE/DE, 6-3, 210), Andre Davis (Jr., FB/LB, 6-0, 205).

Quince Orchard: Ben Sasu (Sr., RB, 5-9, 185), Kevin Adams (Sr., QB/DB, 6-1, 175), Mitchell Carney (Sr., WR/DB, 6-1, 175), Nick Gross (Sr., ATH, 6-0, 185), Roger Hawkins (Sr., FB/LB, 6-1, 215), Tyler Magill (Sr., FB/DE, 6-3, 230), Karim Jones (Sr., WR, 6-4, 210), Matt Bracho (Sr., OL, 6-3, 265), Drew Murphy (Jr., QB, 5-8, 170).

Seneca Valley: Pierre Hinton (Sr., RB/LB, 5-9, 190), Kwame Rodgers (Sr., RB/DB, 5-8, 160), Alex Olanrewaju (Sr., OL/DE, 5-11, 225), Max Nicholson (Jr., QB, 5-10, 170), Bernard Wolley (Jr., FB/DL, 5-9, 210), Dimitri Parker (Jr., RB/SS, 5-10, 180), Tre Cunningham (So., WR/FS, 5-11, 170), Carl Smith (So., WR/DB, 5-9, 160).

Watkins Mill: Douglas Anderson (Sr., RB/DB, 5-9, 170), Fola Akinnibi (Sr., WR/DB, 6-0, 165), Darnell Henson (Jr., QB, 5-11, 170), Alex Sofela (Sr., OL, 6-3, 245), Sean Harmon (Jr., OL, 6-1, 240), Kyle Lyons-Durke (Sr., MLB, 5-10, 200), Melvin Clark (Sr., FB/ILB, 5-9, 190), Gerard Kitre (Jr., RB, 5-9, 160), Dominque Kabwuasa (Sr., DB/KR, 5-8, 150), Kevin Burns (Sr., OL/DL, 6-1, 280).

Class 2A

Poolesville: N/A

Rockville: Robbie Parker (Sr., RB/LB, 6-2, 210), Wayne Jackson (Sr., WR/DB, 5-10, 180), Brandon Bryant (Sr., OL/LB, 6-2, 220), Josue Gaitan (Sr., RB/DB, 5-10, 180), Phil McTighe (Sr., QB/TE/LB, 6-1, 190), Julian Parks (Sr., OL/DL, 5-10, 205), Kevin O'Brien (Sr., OL/LB, 6-1, 220), Crusoe Gongbay (Jr., RB/DB, 6-2, 185), Matt Fieller (Jr., OL/DL, 6-3, 260).

Wheaton: Daniel Alegbaleye (Sr., TE/LB), Anthony Randle (Sr., OT/DE), Josh Ramos (Sr., WR/CB), Andy Hernandez (Sr., OL/DT), Mac Juniorson (Jr., RB/LB), Phil Deke (Jr., WB/CB), Carlos Santana (Jr., TB/FS), Julius Jackson (So., TB/FS), Ajit Bahra (Jr., OT/DT), Aaron Ferguson (So., FB/LB).