MHS players earn All-District honors
|The Middlesex High School varsity football team had seven players selected by district coaches to the second unit of the All-Tidewater District team. Above, front from left, are second team selections Ronnie Watkins, running back, and Shawn Lee, kick returner. Standing, from left, are MHS head coach Heath Cockerham, and second team selections Scott Payne, defensive end; Mike Eades, tight end; Brian Engle, defensive lineman; Matt Duke, wide receiver; and Brandon Eanes, tight end. (Photo by Larry Chowning)|
The Middlesex High School varsity football team received the Tidewater District Sportsmanship Award for outstanding sportsmanship throughout the football season.
The Chargers also had seven players to make the second unit of the All-Tidewater District football team, and six players received All-Academic honors.
Those who made the All-Academic team were Mike Eades, Corey Keeling, Jake Pender, Scott Payne, John Walsh and Kevin Walsh. These are players who have maintained a 3.3 cumulative grade point average throughout the school year.
Players who made second team All-Tidewater District for Middlesex are Payne, defensive end; Eades, offensive tight end; Brian Engle, defensive lineman; Matt Duke, wide receiver; Brandon Eanes, tight end; Shawn Lee, kick returner; and Ronnie Watkins, running back.
The Chargers ended their season with a 1-9 overall record and 1-4 district mark.