Fort Lauderdale St. Thomas Aquinas and Weston Cypress Bay each had four players named to the Class 7A and 8A All-State football teams, respectively.
Quarterback John O’Korn and two of his main pass protectors, offensive linemen Austin Bland and Kyle Schafenacker, helped lead Aquinas to its seventh state title.
Aquinas senior star defensive lineman Joey Bosa also earned first team honors in Class 7A.
Cypress Bay, the Class 8A state runner-up, had four players make first team in its classification.
Senior running back Matt Dayes was joined by senior wide receiver Alex Montgomery, senior offensive lineman Jason Rae and senior linebacker Nico Marley.
Lauderdale Lakes Boyd Anderson senior wide receiver Eddie Jackson and Oakland Park Northeast wide receiver/defensive back Stacy Coley rounded out Broward County’s selections on the Class 7A first team.
Miramar senior linebacker Jermaine Grace also earned Class 8A first team honors after helping the Patriots advance to the regional semifinals.
Miami-Dade County had two players on the Class 8A first team — Miami Columbus senior wide receiver Jesus Wilson and Miami Killian sophomore standout athlete Jaquan Johnson.
FIRST TEAM OFFENSE: QB-Pete DiNovo, 6-2 200, Sr., Tarpon Springs East Lake; RB-JoJo Kemp, 5-11 190, Sr., DeLand; RB-Jacques Patrick, 6-2 210, So., Orlando Timber Creek; RB-Matt Dayes, 5-9 195, Sr., Weston Cypress Bay WR-Jesus Wilson, 5-10 175, Sr., Miami Columbus WR-Alex Montgomery, 6-3 200, Sr., Weston Cypress Bay OL-Kc McDermott, 6-6 295, Jr., Palm Beach Central OL-Jason Rae, 6-0 300, Sr., Weston Cypress Bay OL-Dazzie Morris, 6-3 288, Sr., Apopka OL-Mason Cole, 6-5 270, Jr., Tarpon Springs East Lake OL-Shawn Curtis, 6-5 265, Sr., Orlando Olympia UT-Ronnie Moore, 5-9 160, Sr., Sanford Seminole K-William Few, 5-8 165, Sr., Tampa Plant.
FIRST TEAM DEFENSE: DL-Kyle Shortridge, 6-3 280, Sr., Loxahatchee Seminole Ridge DL-Kenderson Obas, 6-3 270, Sr., Orlando Dr. Phillips DL-Kevin Maurice, 6-2 280, Sr., Orlando Freedom LB-Jermaine Grace, 6-1 210, Sr., Miramar LB-Kain Daub, 6-4 240, Jr., Jacksonville Sandalwood LB-Nico Marley, 5-8 195, Sr., Weston Cypress Bay LB-Dominic Zanca-McDonald, 6-2 245 Sr., Altamonte Springs Lake Brantley DB-Vernon Hargreaves III, 6-1 180, Sr., Tampa Wharton DB-Matt Milano, 6-1 205, Sr., Orlando Dr. Phillips DB-Omar Pierre-Louis, 6-0 180, Sr., Loxahatchee Seminole Ridge DB-Marques Gayot, 6-3 205, Jr., Lake Worth Park Vista UT-Jacquan Johnson, 5-11 175, So., Miami Killian P-Johnny Townsend, 6-2 195 Sr., Orlando Boone.
SECOND TEAM OFFENSE: QB-Zack Darlington, 6-2 190, Jr., Apopka RB-Jamari Smith, 5-11 205, Sr., Jacksonville Beach Fletcher RB-A.J. Turman, 6-1 210, Sr., Orlando Boone RB-Brandon Powell, 5-9 175, Jr., Deerfield Beach WR-Jeff Badet, 6-0 170, Sr., Orlando Freedom WR-Artavis Scott, 5-10 175, Jr., Tarpon Springs East Lake OL-Mike Miranda, 6-1 315 Sr., Miramar OL-Nikedel Pierre, 6-3 315, Sr., Palm Beach Central OL-Martez Ivey, 6-5 270, So., Apopka OL-James Cruise, 6-5 275, Sr., Palm Beach Gardens OL-Gage Bostwick, 6-3 285, Jr. Altamonte Springs Lake Brantley UT-John Armstrong, 5-9 165, Sr., Orlando Olympia K-Codan Breckinridge, 5-10 185, Jr., Jacksonville Beach Fletcher.
SECOND TEAM DEFENSE: DL-Demarcus Walker, 6-4 270, Sr., Jacksonville Sandalwood DL-Chadwick Williams, 6-2 220, Sr., Orlando Dr. Phillips DL-Jason Shepherd, 6-2 260, Sr., Loxahatchee Seminole Ridge LB-Ryne Rankin, 6-1 233, Sr., Orlando East River LB-Mitchell Wright, 6-2 220, Sr., Tampa Plant LB-Rocky Enos, 6-0 185, Sr., Tampa Wharton LB-Jerod Fernandez, 6-2 215, Sr., Lake Mary DB-Chris Board, 6-1 205, Sr., Orlando Timber Creek DB-Paris Bostick, 6-0 200, Sr., Tampa Plant DB-Dravious Wright, 5-10 195, Sr., Vero Beach DB-Marquese Dudley-Gordon, 6-0 180, Jr., Weston Cypress Bay UT-George Williams, 6-0 220, Sr., Hialeah P-Luke Medlock, 6-1 185, Jr., Jacksonville Beach Fletcher.