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ASWA Lineman of the Year




The Alabama Sports Writers Association selects a Lineman of the Year annually in conjunction with the announcement of the All-State Team. The award was first presented in 1998.

 Class   Player   Team   Position   Ht.   Wt.   Class   College 
  
 1998 
1A  Daniel Green  Verbena DL6-4 260Sr.  
2A  Spencer Johnson  Southern Choctaw LB6-4 247Jr.  Auburn
3A  Dante Ellington  Colbert County OL6-6 315Sr.  Alabama
4A  Josh Billue  Guntersville OL6-5 300Sr.  Georgia
5A  DeMarco McNeil  Blount DL6-2 295Sr.  Auburn
6A  Alonzo Ephraim  Wenonah OL6-3 280Sr.  Alabama
AISA  Brandon Billingsley  Morgan Academy OL6-0 275Sr.  
  
 1999 
1A  Anthony Bryant  Sunshine DL6-4 321Sr.  Alabama
2A  Spencer Johnson  Southern Choctaw LB6-4 247Sr.  Auburn
3A  Shamar Abrams  Vincent DL6-1 250Sr.  UAB
4A  Nick Keeton  Carbon Hill LB  
5A  Wesley Britt  Cullman OL6-7 290Sr.  Alabama
6A  Antwan Odom  Alma Bryant DL6-7 252Sr.  Alabama
AISA  Terry Cagle  Sumiton Christian OL6-7 290Sr.  
  
 2000 
1A  Cedric Hampton  Courtland TE6-3 247Sr.  UAB
2A  Jeremy Foster  Southern Choctaw DL6-3 290Sr.  
3A  Michael Gibson  Litchfield DL5-11 260Sr.  Ole Miss
4A  Todd Bates  Cleburne County DL6-5 225Sr.  Alabama
5A  Von Ewing  Charles Henderson OL6-6 300Sr.  Alabama
6A  Lamarcus Rowell  Opelika LB6-4 221Sr.  Auburn
AISA  Matt James  Morgan Academy DL6-3 235Sr.  
  
 2001 
1A  Tony Tittle  Brilliant LB5-11 180Sr.  
2A  Josh Moore  Leroy OL6-2 282Sr.  Jacksonville State
3A  Henry Smith  Aliceville OL6-4 290Sr.  Alabama
4A  George Summers  North Jackson LB6-0 198Sr.  
5A  Christopher Browder  Wilcox Central DL6-4 215Sr.  Alabama
6A  Jeffery Allen  Huffman OL6-5 335Sr.  
  
 2002 
1A  Patrick Hamilton  McKenzie LB6-0 245Sr.  Troy
2A  Chris Pugh  Southern Choctaw LB6-2 212Sr.  
3A  Mario Ragland  Litchfield OL6-2 280Sr.  
4A  Carter Miller  UMS-Wright LB5-11 212Sr.  
5A  Aaron Sears  Russellville OL6-4 311Sr.  Tennessee
6A  Dominic Lee  Huffman DL6-4 295Sr.  Alabama
AISA  Brian Anderson.  Patrician Academy OL6-5 290Sr.  
  
 2003 
1A  Davarius Draper  Courtland LB6-3 225Sr.  
2A  Chester Adams  Luverne OL6-6 320Sr.  Georgia
3A  B.J. Stabler  Clarke County OL6-4 289Sr.  Alabama
4A  Mitchell Waters  Trinity DL6-5 245Sr.  Samford
5A  Justin Britt  Cullman DL6-4 245Sr.  Alabama
6A  Curtis Dawson  Hoover LB6-1 255Sr.  Alabama
AISA  Drew Davis  Sparta Academy OL6-7 300Sr.  Alabama
  
 2004 
1A  Anthony Dunning  Coffeeville OL6-3 330Sr.  Mississippi State
2A  Chris Burkhalter  Clay County OL6-2 255Sr.  Troy
3A  Adam Vinson  Oneonta OL6-0 220Sr.  Troy
4A  Brandon Moore  Deshler LB6-0 225Sr.  Western Kentucky
5A  Antonio Coleman  Williamson DL6-2 220Sr.  Auburn
6A  Bobby Greenwood  Prattville DL6-6 245Sr.  Alabama
AISA  Wes Davis  Southern Academy OT6-4 310Sr.  
  
 2005 
1A  Brian Motley  Autaugaville OL6-2 275Sr.  Alabama
2A  Brandon Anderson  Southern Choctaw DL6-3 215Sr.  
3A  Jermarcus Ricks  Colbert County DL6-4 288Sr.  Auburn
4A  Preston Dial  UMS-Wright TE6-4 250Sr.  Alabama
5A  David Ross  Homewood OL6-5 285Sr.  Alabama
6A  Andre Smith  Huffman OL6-5 325Sr.  Alabama
AISA  Andrew Slagel  Morgan Academy OL6-2 220Sr.  
  
 2006 
1A  Dominic Holt  Sweet Water LB5-9 210Sr.  West Alabama
2A  Devon Hayes  Lineville DL6-5 292Sr.  Jacksonville State
3A  Jhrron Spencer  Aliceville DL6-2 255Sr.  Auburn
4A  Jared Cooper  W.S. Neal OL6-4 295Sr.  Auburn
5A  Alfred McCullough  Athens DL6-4 290Sr.  Alabama
6A  Ryan Pugh  Hoover OL6-3 290Sr.  Auburn
AISA  Kanon Burt  Bessemer Academy DL6-5 240Sr.  Samford
  
 2007 
1A  Dexter Daniels  Brantley LB6-2 215Sr.  Vanderbilt
2A  James Jordan  J.B. Pennington DL6-3 235Sr.  
3A  Ottis Jackson  Clarke County OL6-3 250Sr.  
4A  Tana Patrick  North Jackson WR/TE6-3 224Jr.  Alabama
5A  Courtney Upshaw  Eufaula DL6-3 230Sr.  Alabama
6A  Tyler Love  Mountain Brook OL6-8 285Sr.  Alabama
AISA  Tavon Arrington  Bessemer Academy LB5-10 195So.  
  
 2008 
1A  Maurice Tate  Linden LB6-1 200Sr.  
2A  Amos Draper  Tanner DE6-3 245Sr.  
3A  Randon Carnathan  Leeds DL6-0 205Sr.  South Alabama
4A  Tana Patrick  North Jackson LB6-3 224Sr.  Alabama
5A  Leland Baker  Erwin DE6-0 205Sr.  
6A  Quinton Dial  Clay-Chalkville DL6-6 345Sr.  Alabama
AISA  Harris Gaston  Bessemer Academy LB6-3 210Sr.  Auburn
  
 2009 
1A  Craig Sanders  Ariton LB6-4 235Sr.  Auburn
2A  Dylan Whitsett  Millry QB6-2 200Sr.  
2A  Shaquille Roberson  Reeltown LB6-3 205Jr.  UAB
3A  Johntae Brown  T.R. Miller DL5-9 241Sr.  
4A  Jay Prosch  UMS-Wright LB6-0 240Sr.  Illinois
5A  Kenneth Carter  Greenville DL6-5 275Sr.  Auburn
6A  C.J. Mosley  Theodore LB6-3 215Sr.  Alabama
AISA  Jake Albritton  Macon-East Academy OL6-5 280Sr.  
  
 2010 
1A  Ryan Chamblee  Collinsville DL6-0 255Sr.  
2A  Shaquille Roberson  Reeltown LB6-4 225Sr.  UAB
3A  David Reeves  Greensboro TE6-4 245Sr.  Duke
4A  Diaheem Watkins  Bibb County DL6-4 245Sr.  UAB
5A  Reese Dismukes  Spanish Fort OL6-3 292Sr.  Auburn
6A  Vinnie Sunseri  Northridge LB6-0 210Sr.  Alabama
AISA  Buchanan Watson  Monroe Academy DL6-3 210Sr.  
  
 2011 
1A  Terris Lewis  Linden  
2A  Bradley Patterson  Red Bay  
3A  Bradley Bozeman  Handley  
4A  Tyler Hayes  Thomasville LB6-2 210Sr.  Alabama
5A  Chris Rabb  Hueytown  
6A  Reggie Ragland  Bob Jones LB6-3 245Sr.  Alabama
AISA  Nick McLaughlin  Pike Liberal Arts  
  
 2012 
1A  Damien Davenport  McIntosh  
2A  Fred Rich  Tanner  
3A  Torrandine Harris  Midfield  
4A  Rod Crayton  Dadeville  
5A  Zach Cunningham  Pinson Valley  Vanderbilt
6A  Reuben Foster  Auburn  Alabama
  
 2013 
1A  R.A. Hubbard  
2A  Baltazar Rubio  Tanner  
3A  Tyler Wright  Leeds  
4A  Richard McBryde  Charles Henderson LB 6-2 215Jr.  
5A  Jordan Sims  Homewood OL 6-4 330Sr.  
6A  Rashaan Evans  Auburn DL 6-2 215Sr.  
AISA  Cortney Wilbanks  Restoration Academy  




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