January 30, 2019

Augusta Sports Council To Partner With WJBF NewsChannel 6 on

Football Friday Night Awards Show

The Augusta Sports Council and WJBF NewsChannel 6 have partnered to present the 2018 Football Friday Night / ALL-CSRA High School Football Awards Show at the Columbia County Exhibition Center in Grovetown, Georgia on Wednesday, January 30th. The event began at 6 p.m. and was a culmination of a banquet and a live 60-minute broadcast naming the ALL-CSRA Football Team beginning at 7 p.m. This was an invitation only event.

The ALL-CSRA High School Football Team is annually made up of the very best high school football players in the area. Each player selected to this team will receive an ALL-CSRA Football Team ring from WJBF-TV and Jostens. The Augusta Sports Council will also present four scholarships to select players from this year's team.

The Augusta Sports Council, home of the Ray Guy Award presented annually to the top FBS collegiate punter, presented the ALL-CSRA High School Punter of the Year award at the event to Kevin Jones from Harlem with $1,000 scholarship presented by F.L. Russell Group. Hall of Fame punter Ray Guy's son, Ryan Guy, was there to present the award, along with Braden Mann, of Texas A&M University, this year's recipient of the Ray Guy Award.

WJBF NewsChannel 6 began the ALL-CSRA High School Football Awards Show in 2010 to honor the very best high school football players that compete in the Augusta television market. 2018 will mark the first year of partnership with the Augusta Sports Council.

Below are the 2018 selections and their respective player profiles. Major awards and scholarships were also handed out to select players and coaches.

All-CSRA Player of the Year: Dyquan Bloodsaw - Washington County

$1,000 scholarship presented by the Augusta Sports Council

All-CSRA Offensive Player of the Year: A.J. Brown - Harlem

$1,000 scholarship presented by Crosby Roofing

All-CSRA Defensive Player of the Year: Simeon Barrow - Grovetown

$1,000 scholarship presented by Copenhaver Consulting

All CSRA Coach of the Year: Dwayne Garrick - Barnwell

All CSRA Offense:

Quarterback: Tanner White - North Augusta

Running Back: A.J. Brown - Harlem

Running Back: Rayquan Riley - Hephzibah

Running Back: Jaden Jenkins - Jefferson County

Wide Receiver: Kam Brinson - Aquinas

Wide Receiver: KeShawn Toney - Williston-Elko

Offensive Lineman: Briggs Kearse - Barnwell

Offensive Lineman: Charles McCoy - Strom Thurmond

Offensive Lineman: Corby McIntire - Hephzibah

Offensive Lineman: Jabari Brooks - Washington County

Offensive Lineman: Jerred Davis - Jefferson County

Kicker: Patrick Loverling - Aquinas

Kick Returner: Dyquan Bloodsaw - Washington County

All CSRA Defense:

Defensive Lineman: Jeremiah Williams - Grovetown

Defensive Lineman: Elijah Mayes - Hephzibah

Defensive Lineman: Simeon Barrow - Grovetown

Linebacker: Chris Torres - North Augusta

Linebacker: Preston Daniels - Washington County

Linebacker: Bryce Atchison - Greenbrier

Linebacker: Caree Collier - North Augusta

Linebacker: DeShawn Watson - Barnwell

Defensive Back: Derrick Canteen - Evans

Defensive Back: Myles Jackson - Jefferson County

Defensive Back: Torri Taylor - ARC

Punter: Kevin Jones - Harlem

Athlete: Damekus Taylor - Thomson

Presenting sponsors of the event included McDonald's, Stars and Strikes, Jostens/Georgia Campus Services and Coca-Cola.

Contact the Sports Council

Physical Address

1010 Broad Street

Augusta, GA 30901


Mailing Address

P.O. Box 1331

Augusta, GA 30903

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