McNeal and 3 Commanders highlight 2A All-state

Friendship Christian's John McNeal was again named the 2A Tennessee Sports Writers Association's Coach of the Year, but Grace Christian placed more players on the All-state team than the state champion Commanders.
Friendship Christian's (QB) A.J. Long, (OL) Ian Isbell and (LB) Tanner Martin were first team selections after helping the Commanders to a 13-1 record and a 44-7 victory over Adamsville in the 2012 2A state championship final.
Grace Christian players named the All-state squad were (RB) Will McKamey, (OL) Austin Arnold, (LB) Bryson Shelton, (DB) Bill Dixon and (DB) Andy Eddins.

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McKamey was the 2012 Mr. Football Back honoree and has committed to the Naval Academy.
Class 2A
Coach of the Year: John McNeal (Friendship Christian)
QB - A.J. Long (Friendship Christian)
QB - Jim Cardwell (Boyd-Buchanan)
RB - Will McKamey (Grace Christian)
RB - Tavarian Bennett (Peabody)
RB - Blake Zeman (Marion County)
WR - Ken'Yores Smith (Mt. Pleasant)
WR - Chase Diggs (Trinity Christian)
Ath - Nakia Cathey (Westwood)
Ath - Nic McLilly (Humboldt)
OL - Malik Brewer (Boyd-Buchanan)
OL - Austin Arnold (Grace Christian)
OL- Ian Isbell (Friendship Christian)
OL - Josh Turnbow (Dresden)
OL - Coltwon Williams (Adamsville)
OL - Jesse King (Oneida)
K - Dustin Plunk (Adamsville)
DL - Hayden Freels (Rockwood)
DL - Trevor Allen (Oneida)
DL - Hayden Whitby (Peabody)
LB - Tanner Martin (Friendship Christian)
LB - Ty Fields (Peabody)
LB - Jacob Dengler (Adamsville)
LB - Rance Harden (Boyd-Buchanan)
LB - Bryson Shelton (Grace Christian)
LB - Jeremie Glass (Westwood)
DB - Bill Dixon (Grace Christian)
DB - Andy Eddins (Grace Christian)
DB - Drew Scott (Jackson County)
DB - Devan Raymer (Dresden)
DB - Taylor Henry (Adamsville)
DB - Hunter Moran (Houston County)
P - Josh Tharp (Houston County)