Football: 2017 All-Plains League teams

All-league first & second team nods for 2017 season

Dual threat senior quarterback Xavier Delk was selected to the All-Plains League first team for the 2017 football season after he accounted for nearly 2,300 yards of total offense and 19 touchdowns. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

AURORA | City selections (Gateway) and others (Adams City, Chatfield, Dakota Ridge, Golden and Heritage) on the All-Plains League teams as selected by league coaches for the 2017 football season:

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2017 ALL-PLAINS LEAGUE FOOTBALL TEAMS

Gateway senior running back Kevin Traylor Jr. (22) scored 12 touchdowns on his way to a spot on the All-Plains League first team offense for the 2017 football season. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

FIRST TEAM OFFENSE

Aurora selections: Xavier Delk, sr. (QB), Ajonte Manlove, sr. (WR) and Kevin Traylor Jr., sr. (RB), Gateway

Other selections: Carlos Barrera (WR) and Kevin Cruz (WR), Adams City; Ben Frenette (RB), Cole Ingersoll (WR), Anthony Johnston (LT), Aidan Mendoza (C) and Tyler Sexton (LG), Chatfield; Dominic Drew (QB), Matthew Heitmann (LT) and Kyle Scofield (WR), Dakota Ridge; Joe Madsen (WR), Golden; Brody Csikos (LT) and Tyler Zoesch (RB), Heritage

FIRST TEAM DEFENSE

Other selections: Liban Shongolo (SS), Adams City; Justin Barley (DT), Chandler Callejo (CB), Cameron Manzanares (LB), Tim Monroe (DT), Keland Rumsey (CB) and Joseph Westfall (DE), Chatfield; Gavin Gines (DT), Matt Gultig (LB), Anthony Montoya (CB) and Landen Nordbrock (SS), Dakota Ridge; Joe Brock (K), Dawson Kennedy (LB) and Colin Mulligan (SS), Golden; Matthew Brouilette (LB), Heritage

Most Valuable Player: Keland Rumsey, Chatfield. Offensive MVP: Ben Frenette, Chatfield. Defensive MVP: Matt Gultig, Dakota Ridge. Coach of the Year: Jared Yannacito, Golden. Sportsmanship: Chatfield, Dakota Ridge

Gateway senior linebacker Preston Hoffman (55) earned a spot on the All-Plains League second team defense for the 2017 football season. (Photo by Courtney Oakes/Aurora Sentinel)

SECOND TEAM OFFENSE

Aurora selections: Donovan Conner (C), sr. and Houston Harper (LT), sr., Gateway

Other selections: Troy Martinez (WR) and Marco Padilla (OL), Adams City; Brandon Anderson (FB/TE), Colton Arne (QB), Chris Lucas (OL) and Artem Tsimbalist (OL), Chatfield; Jered Garcia (RB), Matthew McCormick (RT) and Justin Sanchez (WR), Dakota Ridge; David O’Connell (QB) and Jack Walters (WR), Golden; Calob Gavin (WR), Josh Martin (RB/Slot) and Connor Sherry (WR), Heritage

SECOND TEAM DEFENSE

Aurora selections: Daiquan Hill (CB), sr., Preston Hoffman (LB), sr., Ajonte Manlove (SS), sr. and Elijah Williams (LB), jr., Gateway

Other selections: Gavin Deaguero (DE), Jonathan Esparza (CB), Ray Negrete (CB), Nico Suazo (LB) and Efrain Tinoco (DE), Adams City; Graham Metzler (LB), Cameron Miller (CB), Matt Moon (SS), Griffin Moss (DE) and Charlie Wildermuth (K), Chatfield; Bryan Barger (LB), Anthony Puga (NG) and Xavier Urquijo (K), Dakota Ridge; Joe Brock (LB) and Jesse Scrivner (CB), Golden; Lucas Williams (LB), Heritage