Polk County cheer, football programs celebrate season at banquet

Polk County's all-Western Highlands Conference selections, from left: head coach Bruce Ollis, Devin Panchyshyn, Hayden Shumate, Elijah Sutton, Bryson Seay, Braden Miller, Austin Wilson, Dillon Overholt

Polk County’s football and cheerleading programs celebrated the fall season on Monday with an awards banquet in the school cafeteria.

Head football coach Bruce Ollis, cheer coach Elisa Flynn and others handed out awards and talked about the accomplishments of their teams during the 2017 fall campaign.

Football awards winners honored during the night include:

JV Football
Offense: Shane Parris
Defense: Trey Thompson
Most Improved: Adrian Wahnon
Coaches Award: Cameron Blackwell

Varsity Football
All Western Highlands Conference
Dillon Overholt
Braden Miller
Austin Wilson
Bryson Seay
Devin Panchyshyn
Hayden Shumate
Elijah Sutton

WHC FB Athlete of the Year
Dillon Overholt

Most Valuable Defensive Lineman
Bryson Seay

Most Valuable Offensive Lineman
Devin Panchyshyn

Most Improved
Logan Conner

Most Valuable Linebacker
Austin Wilson

Most Valuable Offensive Back
Elijah Sutton

Most Valuable Defensive Back
Dillon Overholt

Most Valuable Receiver
Markell Lipscomb

Mr. Wolverine
Braden Miller

Most Valuable Player
Dillon Overholt​