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The 2020 high school football season is over and once again it is time for the All Linn County football team.

All three teams competed and played hard this season but some had more success than others. 

Prairie View was once again a very good football team as they finished the year with an 8-2 record and once again reached the Sectional round in the playoffs.

Pleasanton finished their season strong to make the playoffs but were defeated by Wabaunsee in the first round. The Jays finished with a 3-6 record.

Jayhawk-Linn was the only team in the County not to make the playoffs this season but the Hawks battled and improved throughout the season. The Hawks finished with a 2-6 record.

2020 All County Offense

Damien Kline - Prairie View and Dale Gillespie - Pleasanton - Quarterback

It was hard to choose between these young men so I decided to put both on here. Both these quarterbacks were leaders on their respective teams and both were one of the most athletic on their respective teams.

Kline and Gillespie both have great arm talent when called to throw and they are also very effective at running the football. Gillespie made first team TRL at quarterback while Kline made second team All Pioneer at quarterback.

Otis Jacobs - Prairie View, Cade Kellstadt - Jayhawk-Linn and Karsten McKee - Pleasanton - Running Back

Once again the Linn County high school football teams featured good running backs.

Jacobs was one of the best players for the Buffalos in all phases of the game but especially at running back. The senior ran the ball hard and improved throughout the season. He was a first team All Pioneer selection at running back.

To see the full article, check out this week's edition of the Linn County News or check out the online version here


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