Collinsville quarterback Kaden Rush
By BYRON BEERS
Collinsville quarterback Kaden Rush, wide receiver Zach Stein and linebacker Blake Gilkey were each named to the Oklahoma Coaches Association Class 5A Football East All-Star team.
Rush completed 66.5 percent of his passes and threw for 23 touchdowns in his final year with the Cardinals. He had 658 yards on the ground, averaging 6 yards per carry, with five TDs.
In six games, Stein finished with 28 receptions for 438 yards and seven scores, had a completion for 58 yards, and collected 19 tackles, two tackles for losses, one quarterback sack, one interception and one fumble recovery on the defensive side.
Gilkey closed with 65 tackles, six sacks and nine tackles for losses. On offense, he rushed for 534 yards with 12 TDs and had eight catches for 101 yards and three touchdowns.
The Cardinals went 9-2 overall and 6-1 in District 5A-4 under head coach Kevin Jones.