Getting these teams are like getting the secret formula to coke.
In this case, you have to drive up to Southington and snap pictures of the few sheets coaches have in their folders out at this secret meeting for all-state pictures.
Done and Done.
Without further ado, the Coaches All-State Teams.
This is the real McCoy.
All-state is divided into five: the four playoffs classes plus an overall all-state team. Players who make the overall team do not make the Class teams. There are 12 men per team.
(Note: Misspellings are courtesy of the lists we’ve obtained. Leave a note, and we’ll fix it).
OFFENSIVE LINE — Joe Carrbonneau, Oxford; Justice Doane, Valley Regional; Wes Hopkins, Northwest Catholic; Paul Spada, Rocky Hill; George Smith, Holy Cross.
TIGHT END – Zach Wood, Griswold
WIDE RECEIVERS — Mike Antonio, Cromwell; Dillon McMahon, Derby.
RUNNING BACKS — Dan German, Haddam-Killingworth; Chris Young, Rocky Hill
QUARTERBACK – Ray Kreiger, Derby; Athony Morales, Cromwell
DEFENSIVE LINE — Malek Riley, Northwest Catholic; Mike Sullivan, Cromwell; Matt Keeney, Weston.
LINEBACKER – Tim Artuce, Stafford; Alec Corazzini, Coginchaug; Jacob Shippee, East Catholic; Anthony Franco, North Branford.
DEFENSIVE BACK – Dan Rogers, Weston; Jimmy Fairfield-Sonn, Valley Regional; Nick Gaynor, Northwest Catholic; Isaiah Wright, Holy Cross.
PUNTER – J.D. Simons, Weston.
OFFENSIVE LINE– Kyle Wilson, Ledyard; Chris Meucci, Berlin; Sean Merrill, Sheehan; Jake Basillica, Montville; Hakeem Martin, Ansonia; Peter Serencsics, Bethel; Ken Vollaro, Ellington.
TIGHT END – Dave DePoi, Brookfield
WIDE RECEIVERS– Brandon Johnson, Montville; Connor Falaguerra, Law
RUNNING BACK – Harold Cooper, Hillhouse
KICKER – Brodie Corless, Sheehan
DEFENSIVE LINE – Ivar Werta, Waterford; Zach Paquette, Ellington; Jake LaRovera, Ansonia
LINEBACKERS — Dave Yerxa, Foran; Dallas Smith, Ledyard; Zach Holloway, Montville; Brian Birdsell, Bethel
DEFENSIVE BACKS — Brian Gencarelli, Waterford; Aaron Johnson, Stonington; Andre Anderson, Hillhouse; Devante Bonvillian, Wolcott.
PUNTER – Matt Aspinwall, Foran.