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      Saturday
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      Sunday
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      Monday
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      Three local coaches, six players garner statewide honors

      Three local coaches and six players from the Zone Nation were honored with post-season awards from the South Carolina Football Coaches association.

      South Florence's David Prince, who has South Florence at 10-0 in Class 4A, Jackie Hayes of the defending 2A state champion Dillon Wildcats and Kelly Williamson of the Class 1A Latta Vikings all captured Lower State Coach of the Year awards. Latta is 7-3 and in the playoffs for the first time in 10 years.

      Two Marolboro County Bulldogs won statewide honors. Jamal Stanton, is the Class 3A specialist of the year and teammate Daryus Gillespie is the 3A Lower State lineman of the year. Reigning WPDE Zoneman winner Hunter Renfrow of Socastee is the third local 3A player to be honored as the 3A Lower State back of the year.

      In class 2A, Damu Ford of Dillon is the 2A Lower State back of the year, while Latta's Donell Stanley is the 1A Lower State lineman of the year. Rounding out the local contingent is 4A Specialist of the year Alex Spence. The West Florence kicker and Clemson comit has 14 field goals this season for the Knights.

      The coaches and players will be honored on December 5th in Columbia.

      SC FOOTBALL COACHES AWARDS

      Class 4A

      Big 16 Upper State Coach of Year ?? Miles Aldridge, Spring Valley

      Big 16 Lower State Coach of Year ?? Tom Knotts, Dutch Fork

      Big 16 Upper State Back of Year ?? Dre Massey, Mauldin

      Big 16 Upper State Lineman of Year ?? Zack Cooper, Dorman

      Big 16 Lower State Back of Year ?? Erick Wright, Sumter

      Big 16 Lower State Lineman of Year ?? Nolan Kelleher, Wando

      Big 16 Specialist of Year ?? David Kennedy, Summerville

      Upper State Coach of Year ?? Kyle Richardson, Northwestern

      Lower State Coach of Year ?? David Prince, South Florence

      Upper State Back of Year ?? Mason Rudolph, Northwestern

      Upper State Lineman of Year ?? Quaven Ferguson, Easley

      Lower State Back of Year ?? Jacob Park, Stratford

      Lower State Lineman of Year ?? Kalan Ritchie, Goose Creek

      Specialist of Year ?? Alex Spence, West Florence

      Class 3A

      Upper State Coach of Year ?? Justin Gentry, Chapin

      Lower State Coach of Year ?? Charlie Patterson, Hanahan

      Upper State Back of Year ?? Carter White, Chapin

      Upper State Lineman of Year ?? Chris Mackey, Belton-Honea Path

      Lower State Back of Year ?? Hunter Renfrow, Socastee

      Lower State Lineman of Year ?? Daryus Gillespie, Marlboro County

      Specialist of Year ?? Jamal Stanton, Marlboro County

      Class 2A

      Upper State Coach of Year ?? Lynn Fleming, Chesnee

      Lower State Coach of Year ?? Jackie Hayes, Dillon

      Upper State Back of Year ?? Darius Proctor, Chesnee

      Upper State Lineman of Year ?? Isaiah Cullum, Bateburg-Leesville

      Lower State Back of Year ?? Damu Ford, Dillon

      Lower State Lineman of Year ?? Kevin Crosby, Bamberg-Ehrhardt

      Specialist of Year ?? Alex Haynes, Pendleton

      Class A

      Upper State Coach of Year ?? Larry Frost, Christ Church

      Lower State Coach of Year ?? Kelly Williamson, Latta

      Upper State Back of Year ?? Quan White, Christ Church

      Upper State Lineman of Year ?? Luke Posta, Christ Church

      Lower State Back of Year ?? Oceanez Fluitt, C.E. Murray

      Lower State Lineman of Year ?? Donell Stanley, Latta

      Specialist of Year ?? Mac McCall, Christ Church