Edmond Area Football "Super 7" – Editor's & Fan's Choice – Presented by INTEGRIS
Editor's Choice Super 7
These are the top seven football players in the Edmond area hub, ranked by VYPE editors regardless of position.
#1 Collin Oliver – ILB – Senior – Edmond Santa Fe Wolves
Collin Oliver (6-3, 220, Sr.) had 33 tackles and a sack last year from his defensive line spot. He is the No. 3 overall ranked player in the state.
#2 Jacob Sexton – OT – Junior – Deer Creek Antlers
The big man sets the tone for the offense and is crucial to the overall success of the team.
#3 Talyn Shettron – WR – Junior – Edmond Santa Fe Wolves
Wolves standout junior Talyn Shettron (6-3, 175, Jr.) has turned heads since he was a freshman. Look for Shettron to start at wide receiver where he accounted for 858 yards and scored nine touchdowns.
#4 James Burnett – OLB – Senior – Edmond Santa Fe Wolves
James Burnett (6-3, 203, Sr.) had 59 tackles last season making him a productive linebacker for offenses to contend with this season.
#5 Angelo Rankin – WR/DB – Senior – Edmond Santa Fe Wolves
Angelo Rankin (5-9, 180, Sr.) is another outstanding wide receiver Santa Fe will look to this year for big plays.
#6 Jonathan Ashford – OL – Sophomore – Edmond Santa Fe Wolves
A young and talented road grader up front for the Wolves, Jonathan Ashford (6-5, 320, So.) will turn heads and rack up offers for the next two seasons.
#7 Gavin Houska – QB – Senior – Deer Creek Antlers Quarterback Gavin Houska (6-0, 200, Sr.) is an experienced quarterback and a solid leader. Houska will help younger talent at running back and wide receiver develop as the season moves forward.
Based on fan voting in the Edmond area hub, here are the top players at seven positions, as well as some runner-ups who are worth a mention.
QB – Gavin Houska – Deer Creek - SEE EDITOR’S CHOICE
RB – Jacob Varnell – Edmond Memorial - (5-10, 200, Jr.) will play running back but is capable of contributing to the passing game.
WR/TE – Collin Matteson – Oklahoma Christian School - (6- 0, 175, Jr.) is a quick player with excellent hands.
OL – Jon Ashford – Edmond Santa Fe - (6-5, 320, So.) is up front for the Wolves’ offensive line.
LB – Travis Brown – Oklahoma Christian School - (5-10, 180, Sr.) returns at linebacker. Brown loves contact and reads the offense very well.
DB – Jevion Jones – Deer Creek - (6-1, 180, Jr.) is a speedy cover man with excellent ball instincts.
DL – Reed Eden – Deer Creek - (6-3, 230, Sr.) is quick off the edge and someone who can cause all kinds of problems in the backfield
RB – Jarrett Whitefield – Edmond North - (5-9, 160, Jr.) gained 309 yards last year and will see time on defense at linebacker.
WR/TE – Will Hinton – Deer Creek - Hinton will be a great offensive option for getting points on the board.
LB – Asher Blue – Deer Creek - (6-1, 215, Sr.) is a hardcore linebacker looking to wreck things and cause problems for ball carriers.
DB – Kris Boynton – Coyle - (6-1, 165, Jr.) will start at wide receiver giving the Bluejackets a threat in the passing game.
DL – Collin Oliver – Edmond Santa Fe - SEE EDITOR’S CHOICE
DL – Minke Compton – Deer Creek - (6-0, 245, Sr.) plays with great leverage from his wrestling experience.
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