Coach, eight players earn all-state honors
Josh Gibson is coach of the year and Caleb Porchia the defensive player of the year in the Texas Sports Writers Class 4A all-state football team which included eight Pleasant Grove players, according to the Houston Chronicle.
A pair of underclassmen earned spots on the third team.
Freshman defensive lineman Landon Jackson, who led the team in three categories with 11.5 sacks, 16 tackles for loss 23 quarterback pressures, and was third in tackles with 98 tackles, was named to the third team.
Junior place-kicker Dillon Williams, who hit 86 of 89 points and seven of 11 field goals, was also named to the third team.