The Van Vandals were no strangers to dominating the competition on the football field during the 2016 season, finishing 12-2 overall while outscoring their opponents by an average of nearly 26 points per game.
Not surprisingly, Vandals players were hard to beat when it came time for District 8-4A coaches to select their end of the season awards, with Garrett Moseley, Cooper Bledsoe and Jake Kellam all taking home Superlative recognition, and 14 others receiving either First or Second Team All-District honors.
District 8-4A Superlatives included:
-District MVP: Elijah McQueen, Terrell
-Offensive POY: Garrett Moseley, Van
-Defensive POY: Cooper Bledsoe, Van; Jermaine Gardner, Terrell
-Offensive Newcomer of the Year: Marquithias Johnson, Kaufman; Branson Bragg, Crandall