The Gilmer High School Bobcats football team held its annual end of the year banquet. The team celebrating a rare eight plus win season, plus a playoff birth, had a special speaker for the night. Georgia Speaker of the House, Ellijay native David Ralston, and addressed the team and all those in attendance.
Ralston spoke briefly about teamwork, courage and leadership. Afterward the awards and acknowledgements began.
Will Ralston, Marlen Hensley, Luke Davenport
Sr. Class – Jay Shockey
Jr. Class – Tyler Bertolini
So. Class – William Guthrie
Best Offensive Back
Tyler Bertolini – Led team in rushing (841yrds), carries, and TD’s
Best Offensive Lineman
Luke Davenport – 83% Grade, 5 Pancakes, 30+ Knockdowns
Best Defensive Lineman (Tie)
Will Rossum – 82% Grade, 21 Solo Tackles, 18 Assisted Tackles, 1 Sack
Garrett Ralston – 84% Grade, 16 Solo Tackles, 11 Assisted Tackles, 3 Sacks, 1 INT
Best Defensive Back
Colt Henderson – 38 Solo Tackles, 20 Assisted Tackles, 1 INT (55 yard TD)