Special awards presented to eight
The Academic Athlete Award was presented to Mt. Juliet High defensive end Aaron Weist. A converted linebacker, Weist carries a GPA of GPA and scored a 32 on the ACT.
Mt. Juliet High quarterback Mason Earls is the Offensive Player of the Year.
Watertown linebacker Josh Deel is the Defensive Player of the Year.
Watertown High's Class 2A Mr. Football semifinalist Rusty Staats was named Outstanding Lineman as was Mt. Juliet High's Class 6A Mr. Football semifinalist D.J. Delfendahl, Mt. Juliet. Neither were able to attend Saturday's luncheon due to taking official on-campus visits.
Special Teams Awards were presented to Adam Williams of Wilson Central High, a Mr. Football finalist, and Mt. Juliet High's Jacob Bailey.
Watertown High School's record-setting quarterback Seth Price was named The Wilson Post's 2016 Wilson County Player of the Year.
Price was Wilson County's Offensive Player of the year in 2015 and is the 2016 Region 4,2A Most Valuable Player.
He was unable to attend Saturday's event due to a Purple Tiger basketball game.
Members of The Wilson Post 2016 All-County Offensive team include:
OL - Chris Draper, Friendship Christian
OL - Hunter Williams, Friendship Christian
OL - Drew Tompkins, Mt. Juliet High
OL - Jaden Moore, Lebanon High
OL - Bryson Watts, Watertown
TE - Jackson Cherry, Friendship Christian
QB - Blake Meadors, Wilson Central
WR - Colton Dowell, Wilson Central
WR - Devon High, Wilson Central
WR - Vonte Bates, Watertown
WR - Heath Price, Watertown
RB - Tyler Bowes, Wilson Central
RB - Aidan Raines, Mt. Juliet
RB - Ty Love, Watertown
RB - Austin Collier, Mt. Juliet Christian
RB - Spencer Burge, Friendship Christian