MaxPreps 2014 Sophomore All-American Team


by Jeff Fisher

Bishop Gorman quarterback Tate Martell is MaxPreps 2014 Sophomore of the Year and a member of the website’s 2014 Sophomore All-American Team.

Martell, who led the Gaels to a #3 overall ranking in High School Football America’s Top 25, threw for for over 2,500 yards and 40 touchdowns. Bishop Gorman captured its sixth straight Nevada state title earlier this month.

2014 MaxPreps Sophomore All-American 1st Team Offense

WR – Jeff Thomas, East St. Louis (Illinois)

WR – J.T. Cauthen, Cuthbertson (North Carolina)

WR – Tee Higgins, Oak Ridge (Tennessee)

TE – Chance Mcleod, Victoria East (Texas)

OL – Kayden Lyles, Saguaro (Arizona)

OL – Foster Sarell, Graham-Kapowsin (Washington)

OL – Josh Myers, Miamisburg (Ohio)

OL – Calvin Ashley, Dr. Phillips (Florida)

OL – Adrian Ealy, University Lab (Louisiana)

QB – Tate Martell, Bishop Gorman (Nevada)

QB – Myles Brennan, St. Stanislaus (Mississippi)

RB – Greg Johnson, Hawkins (California)

RB – Najee Harris, Antioch (California)

RB – Tony Sharpe, Havelock (North Carolina)

ATH – Tyjon Lindsey, Bishop Gorman (Nevada)

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2014 MaxPreps Sophomore All-American 1st Team Defense

DL – Marquiss Spencer, Greenwood (Mississippi)

DL – Ja’len Parks, Newberry (Florida)

DL – Marvin Wilson, Episcopal (Texas)

DL – Jay Tufele, Bingham (Utah)

LB – T.D. Blackmon, Maryville (Tennessee)

LB – Dylan Moses, University Lab (Louisiana)

LB – Bruce Jordan-Swilling, Brother Martin (Louisiana)

LB – Anthony Hines, Plano East (Texas)

LB – Markail Benton, Central-Phenix City (Alabama)

DB – DeAngelo Gibbs, Peachtree Ridge (Georgia)

DB – Darnay Holmes, Newbury Park (California)

DB – Shaun Wade, Trinity Christian (Florida)

DB – Richard Lecounte, Liberty County (Georgia)

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Click here to see 2014 MaxPreps Freshman All-American Team

About the Author

Jeff Fisher
Jeff is an award-winning journalist and expert in the field of high school sports, underscored with his appearance on CNBC in 2010 to talk about the big business of high school football in America. Jeff turned to his passion for high school football into an entrepreneurial venture called High School Football America, a digital media company focused on producing original high school sports content for radio, television and the internet. Jeff is co-founder and editor-in-chief of High School Football America, which is a media partner with USA TODAY High School Sports.