BGP QOTD: Who makes the all-time Eastern Kentucky all star team?

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    BGP QOTD: Who makes the all-time Eastern Kentucky all star team?

    Just for fun, here. Let's see if we can come up with a first team and second team for all-time best players, by position.


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    Wide Receiver
    Kicker/Punter


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    List of current Eastern Kentucky high schools:

    Ashland Blazer
    Bath County
    Belfry
    Bell County
    Betsy Layne
    Boyd County
    Breathitt County
    Clay County
    Corbin
    East Carter
    East Ridge
    Estill County
    Fleming County
    Fairview
    Floyd Central
    Greenup County
    Harlan
    Harlan County
    Hazard
    Jackson County
    Jenkins
    Johnson Central
    Knott County Central
    Knox Central
    Lawrence County
    Leslie County
    Letcher County Central
    Lewis County
    Lynn Camp
    Magoffin County
    Mason County
    McCreary Central
    Middlesboro
    Morgan County
    North Laurel
    Paintsville
    Perry County Central
    Phelps
    Pike County Central
    Pikeville
    Pineville
    Powell County
    Prestonsburg
    Pulaski County
    Raceland
    Rockcastle County
    Rowan County
    Russell
    Shelby Valley
    Sheldon Clark
    Somerset
    South Laurel
    Southwestern
    West Carter
    Whitley County
    Williamsburg

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    Quarterback - Tim Couch (Leslie County)
    Running Back - JJ Jude (Johnson Central)

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    QB not in front of couch, but not far behind: Bill Allen, Morgan County.

    OL Nate McPeek, Russell
    RB Arliss Beach, Ashland
    WR Chris Lofton, Mason County
    WR Gerad Parker, Lawrence County



    Just a couple of thoughts.
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    Ends: Rick Kestner (Belfry) and Wallace "Wah Wah" Jones (Harlan).

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    A few locks:

    Already mentioned
    QB Tim Couch, Leslie County
    WR Gerad Parker, Lawrence County
    SE Rick Kestner, Belfry
    RB Arliss Beach, Ashland
    RB JJ Jude, Johnson Central
    OL Nathan McPeek, Russell


    Other Names
    DE James Ramey, Belfry (Played in NFL)
    CB David Jones, Belfry (Cup of coffee with Ravens after UK)
    DT Ray Horton, Belfry
    OL Cole Bentley, Belfry
    OL Austin Dotson, Belfry
    ATH Doug Howard, Belfry

    ATH Steve Bailey, Pikeville
    WR Jeremiah Akers, Pikeville
    RB Brent Coleman, Pikeville

    RB Michael West, Lawrence County
    DB Dante Wright, Lawrence County

    QB Freddie Maggard, Cumberland
    DL George Massey, Cumberland

    ATH Seth Hyden, Prestonsburg
    DL Jeremy Caudill, Prestonsburg
    RB John Ortega, Prestonsburg


    DB Tony Mayes, Paintsville (Played a few years in NFL)
    ATH Kash Daniel, Paintsville
    QB Joey Couch, Paintsville


    ATH Juan Thomas, Ashland

    RB Josh Gross, Russell
    ATH Kasey Clark, Russell

    DL John Rader, Breathitt County
    RB Channing Fugate, Breathitt County
    RB Jonathan Chapman, Breathitt County

    WR John Olinger, Hazard

    LB Durrell White, Bell County/Middlesboro
    RB Shawn Robbins, Bell County

    RB Chris Jennings, Fairview (Played at Arizona and some NFL run)

    DL Joey Stepp, Sheldon Clark

    K Aaron Pettry, Raceland

    Steve Bird, Corbin

    Jason Leger, Rockcastle County

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    From Somerset off the top of my head.

    TE Allen Sexton
    RB Pete Venable
    RB James Fletcher
    RB Scott Stevens
    WR John Cole
    WR Storm Wilson
    ATH Tony Massey
    LB Mike Nelson
    DB/WR Tremaine Perkins

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    ATL Cat good list. I think Pettry is pretty much as lock as well.

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    How about Brian Williams of Middlesboro and Mike Whitacre of Leslie County?
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    Roger Bird of Corbin.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jack of all Trades View Post
    How about Brian Williams of Middlesboro and Mike Whitacre of Leslie County
    You reminded me of another Middlesboro guy who has to be in the discussion, Floyd Branham was a BEAST!

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jumper_Dad View Post
    From Somerset off the top of my head.

    TE Allen Sexton
    RB Pete Venable
    RB James Fletcher
    RB Scott Stevens
    WR John Cole
    WR Storm Wilson
    ATH Tony Massey
    LB Mike Nelson
    DB/WR Tremaine Perkins
    Forgot the Pulaski County area! John Cole definitely is a name of note.

    Jake Johnson at Pulaski County is another name of definitive note after his career.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jumper_Dad View Post
    From Somerset off the top of my head.

    TE Allen Sexton
    RB Pete Venable
    RB James Fletcher
    RB Scott Stevens
    WR John Cole
    WR Storm Wilson
    ATH Tony Massey
    LB Mike Nelson
    DB/WR Tremaine Perkins
    Would you consider Jackie Jewell?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Hatz View Post
    Would you consider Jackie Jewell?
    Yes, definitely.

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    Nathan Leslie, DL, Prestonsburg
    Bubba Combs, OL, Betsy Layne
    Mike Minix, ATH, Paintsville

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