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The best on and off the field

The Greater Kansas City Football Coaches Association announced its scholar athletes for the 2019-2020 school year.

Again this season 11 players from Kansas and 11 from Missouri received the scholarships courtesy of The McCarthy Auto Group. This is the 13th year The McCarthy Auto Group has funded the scholarships. In addition to the 22 scholarships awarded to players the 12th Man Scholarship will be awarded for the fifth time.

This year’s winner will be honored at a banquet March 1 at McCarthy Chevrolet in Olathe

Below are this year’s winners.

Ruben Anderson – Shawnee Mission West
Brian Burns – Bishop Miege
Wesley Clark – Shawnee Mission West
Clayton Essex – Paola
Tyler Green – Mill Valley
Shawn Hendershot – Blue Valley North
Max Kalny – St. James Academy
Dominic Lee – Sumner Academy
Wyatt Sharpe – Olathe West
Evan Taylor – Blue Valley
Mason Weber – Bishop Miege

Corbin Bevan – Kearney
Jackson Fry – Lee’s Summit
Hayden Gregg – Staley
Breyden Haight – Excelsior Springs
Garrett Linn – Liberty North
Jake McIlhaney – Summit Christian Academy
Zane Parker – Center
Daniel Rogge – St. Michael
Trent Rueckert – Platte County
Gabe Sappington – Raymore-Peculiar
Jackson Todd – St. Joseph Benton

12th Man Award
Zach Aubuchon – Grain Valley