But the Wolves have a couple of guys who will try to duplicate the production: Saulyer Saxon
and Leon Davis
"Leon is a transfer from Seminole, and we’re real excited with what he brings to the table,” quarterback Brayle Brown
Linebackers to lead Noble
Trying to find a defensive line and a secondary won’t be easy for Noble, but the linebacker spot is something coach Ray Crawley
doesn’t have to worry about.
Three starters return from last year’s group with seniors Kaylon Mercer
and Matt Kent
and junior Trey Jones
is taking over for Darrell Peterson
as the new coach at Capitol Hill. The Redskins return five offensive and four defensive starters. ... Harrah’s strength should be its defense, which returns eight starters, including lineman Dylan Aguilar. ...
Ardmore quarterback Reed Downing
is a three-year starter and hopes to take the Tigers back to the playoffs after a rare season in which they missed the postseason.
District 5A-2 coaches’ poll
1. Carl Albert (12-2)
2. Guthrie (10-2)
3. Shawnee (8-3)
4. Ardmore (6-4)
5. Noble (4-6)
6. Durant (6-5)
7. Harrah (2-8)
8. Capitol Hill (1-9)