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Jennings named to All-State football team

DCHS Quarterback Steven Jennings has been chosen by the Tennessee Sports Writers Association for the Division I, Class 3A All-State football team.


Jennings, a junior at DCHS, led the team to a state playoff berth after a 7-4 season in 2015.


Members of the Class 3A All-State football team are as follows:




•QB-Zack Weatherly, Christ Presbyterian Academy; Cole Smith, Christ Academy of Knoxville.


•RB-Tranell Moore, East Ridge; Noah Whaley, Pigeon Forge.


•WR-Phillip Nichols, Christ Academy of Knoxville; Ben Guffey, Upperman; Rodney Castille, Jackson Liberty Tech Magnet.


•OL-Pete Sexton, East Ridge; Robert Murphy, Chattanooga Notre Dame; Ben Buchanan, Christ Academy of Knoxville; Caleb Stephens, White House Heritage; Jacob Rimmer, Milan;


•ATH-Deshawn Brown, Camden; Steven Jennings, DeKalb County; K-Ben Smith, Alcoa.




•DL-Matthew McClurg, Alcoa; Jonathan Decker, Alcoa; Tre Stamper, Chattanooga Red Bank; Khalil Jones, Nashville Stratford.


•LB-Tyler Enos, Chattanooga Notre Dame; Christian Williams, Milan; Dantae Wilkes, Jackson Liberty Magnet Tech; Preston Whitehead, Elizabethton.


•DB-Jesse Jones, East Ridge; Caleb Woody, Alcoa; Ricky Ballard, Chattanooga Notre Dame; Price Perdue, Christ Presbyterian Academy.


•ATH-Dustin Clabough, Alcoa; Chip Omer, Christ Presbyterian Academy; P-Alex Darrus, Chattanooga Notre Dame.