Tuscaloosa Academy has plenty of All-Stars

Hubbertville Brialliant High School Football

By WVUA 23 Sports Jason Williams

<p class=”x_x_MsoNormal” style=”text-align: left;”>The Tuscaloosa Academy Knights had six football players and their head coach to be a part of this year’s AISA All Star Game.</p><p class=”x_x_MsoNormal” style=”text-align: left;”>These six seniors were selected to participate among 88 total seniors throughout the state of Alabama.</p><p class=”x_x_MsoNormal” style=”text-align: left;”>“We were all super excited especially on the car ride down here. I mean it’s an honor to be chosen. It’s an honor to have six of us guys from TA coming out here. It’s been really fun out there so far and just looking forward to the rest of it,” said Jack Standeffer, senior wide receiver.</p><p class=”x_x_MsoNormal” style=”text-align: left;”>The Knights finished 7-5 on the season and finished as runner ups in the AISA class AAA state championship game. They went undefeated in region play which earned their coach a spot to be on the coaching staff in this game.</p><p class=”x_x_MsoNormal” style=”text-align: left;”>The players spent a few days before the game learning a new playbook while also getting a chance to know the guys that they spent the season playing against.</p><p class=”x_x_MsoNormal” style=”text-align: left;”>“I get to play with some guys I’ve never been able to play with before, some of my friends from all across the schools in Alabama so it’s just fun to be around them and I’m really excited to play again,” says Standeffer.</p><p class=”x_x_MsoNormal” style=”text-align: left;”>They spent their practice time preparing at Huntingdon College.</p><p class=”x_x_MsoNormal” style=”text-align: left;”>The game is played in the Cramton Bowl in Montgomery Alabama and these players will be on the West team.</p>

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