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Originally published December 16, 2008 at 12:00 AM | Page modified January 9, 2009 at 12:55 PM

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Seattle Times All-State Football

Players of Year

Overall: Jake Heaps, QB, Skyline

4A: Jake Heaps, QB, Skyline

3A: Peter Nguyen, RB, Bellevue

2A: Kirby Moore, WR, Prosser

1A: Ben Johnson, QB, Cascade Christian

B-11: Creighton Alford, QB, Asotin

B-8: Garrett Blauert, RB, LaCrosse-Washtucna-Kahlotus

Coaches of Year

Overall: Butch Goncharoff, Bellevue

4A: Mat Taylor, Skyline

3A: Butch Goncharoff, Bellevue

2A: Curt Kramme, Lynden

1A: Phil Zukowski, Cashmere

B-11: Josh Fay, Napavine

B-8: Jeff Nelson, Lacrosse-Washtucna-Kahlotus

Compiled by Times staff reporter Tom Wyrwich

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Seattle Times All-State Offense
Player School Ht. Wt. Yr.
QB Jake Heaps Skyline 6-2 195 Jr.
Nation's top junior QB prospect threw for 2,888 yards, 38 TDs, only four INTs
RB Tre Watson Kennedy 5-10 187 Sr.
Electric senior averaged 12 yards per carry, scored 35 TDs in 10 games
RB Grant Gellatly Issaquah 5-10 180 Jr.
Racked up 797 yards and 12 touchdowns in five playoff games
WR Kirby Moore Prosser 6-3 210 Sr.
Boise State recruit set national record with 34 receiving touchdowns
WR Aaron Roberts Ferris 5-11 165 Sr.
Greater Spokane League’s co-MVP finished with 1,164 yards, 14 TDs.
WR Gino Simone Skyline 6-0 175 Sr.
KingCo 4A Crest co-MVP caught TD passes, scored on four returns, ran for a TD
OL Hunter Blackmore Kentwood 6-2 260 Sr.
Three-year starter, SPSL North Lineman of Year never missed a practice in four years
OL Grant Enger O'Dea 6-6 250 Sr.
Oregon State recruit dominated line of scrimmage in Metro League
OL Anthony Luna Gonzaga Prep 6-4 295 Sr.
Strong, flexible Luna was solid in run game, pass protection
OL Sione Potoa'e Lakes 6-3 285 Sr.
SPSL 3A Lineman of Year opened road for two 1,000-yard backs
OL Christian Rennie Issaquah 6-5 280 Sr.
Big tackle paved the way for Eagles' trip to Class 4A final
AP Marion Bactol Eastside Catholic 5-10 180 Sr.
Returned three punts, two kickoffs for TDs, had more than 1,000 all-purpose yards
K Blaze Vela Central Valley 6-1 205 Sr.
Booted 10 field goals and has range, making four from at least 40 yards

Seattle Times All-State Defense
Player School Ht. Wt. Yr.
DL Deandre Coleman Garfield 6-4 285 Sr.
Elite prospect so large and athletic, he demanded double and triple teams
DL Chris Mastin Lewis & Clark 6-2 205 Sr.
WSU recruit was co-Defensive MVP of Greater Spokane League
DL Geoff Meinken Lynnwood 6-4 260 Sr.
Versatile lineman had six sacks, took back a pair of interceptions for TDs
DL Travis Long Gonzaga Prep 6-4 245 Sr.
Division I prospect at TE was co-Defensive MVP of Greater Spokane League
LB Anthony DeMatteo Skyline 6-0 190 Jr.
Animated junior was KingCo 4A Crest Division Defensive Player of Year
LB Kellen Matsuno Eastside Catholic 5-9 200 Sr.
Unanimous Metro League Mountain Defensive MVP had 81 tackles, four sacks
LB Jeff Gouveia Auburn 5-10 200 Sr.
Relentless on defense, Gouveia also scored 31 touchdowns as running back
DB Desmond Trufant Wilson 5-11 170 Sr.
Quarterbacks completed only 6 of 28 passes throwing Marcus' brother's way
DB Jamal Atofau Bellevue 5-10 190 Sr.
State champions' safety was KingCo 3A Defensive Player of Year
DB Casey Locker Ferndale 5-11 175 Sr.
Jake's cousin was Northwest League Player of Year past two years
DB Jamison Rowe Richland 5-10 175 Sr.
Also a threat as a returner, Rowe was the most dangerous player in Tri-Cities
P Cameron Homan Eatonville 6-2 180 Sr.
College prospect averaged 41.9 yards, pinned 10 punts inside the 10-yard line

Information in this article, originally published December 16, 2008, was corrected December 17, 2008. A previous version of this story incorrectly stated 1A: Scott Brown, Cashmere rather than 1A: Phil Zukowski, Cashmere.

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