Football: First-team offense


Thomas Stuart



Calvert Hall, quarterback,

junior

• Gutsy 5-foot-11, 165-pound offensive general not afraid to take a beating

• First-year starter after transferring from Good Counsel; 136-for-210 passing for 1,978 yards, 15 touchdowns, five rushing touchdowns

• Passed for 174 yards, three touchdowns in 26-21 win over Gilman in which Cardinals trailed 21-7 early in fourth quarter

• Cardinals coach Donald Davis: "He helped take our offense to another level."

• Drawing interest from Ivy League, Patriot League coaches as well as those in Division III



Davonte Burke



Southern, running back,

senior

• Explosive, big-play athlete who scored 18 touchdowns of more than 50 yards

Ran for 1,362 yards on 131carries for 22 touchdowns; caught 11 passes for 288yards, four touchdowns

• At 6-1, 180 pounds, also doubled as defensive back with 58 tackles, two interceptions, three forced fumbles

• Scored 52 percent of team's points; accumulated 52percent of its rushing yards