Football

Kobe Ford (center) was one of three Trousdale County players named to the Tennessee Football Coaches Association’s Class 2A all-state team.

Trousdale County put three players on the recently named Tennessee Football Coaches Association’s Class 2A all-state football team.

Seniors Kobe Ford and Tarvaris Claiborne were named to the squad, as was junior Cameron Rankins.

Ford led the Yellow Jackets with 1,156 rushing yards and scored 16 touchdowns en route to being named the Region 4-2A co-Offensive Player of the Year. He was named to the all-state squad as an athlete.

Rankins was named to the defensive team, also as an athlete. Defensive totals were not available, but Rankins finished the season with 1,032 rushing yards and 18 touchdowns for the Yellow Jackets.

Claiborne was named all-state for the second straight year as a linebacker.

The Yellow Jackets finished the 2019 season 11-2 and reached the Class 2A quarterfinals.

Reach Chris Gregory at 615-374-3556 or cgregory@hartsvillevidette.com.

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