FIVE TO WATCH
James David, Sr., LB, Rockdale— The All-State linebacker and Baylor pledge is set to prove he is all the way back from a knee injury that ended his season prematurely in 2012.
Josh Pelzel, Sr.,OL, Rockdale— The Baylor committe is a pre-season All-State pick and there’s a lot of athleticism in that 6-foot-6, 325-pound body.
Dontae Christ, Sr., RB, Madisonville— After leading the league in rushing last season with over 1,300 yards and 14 touchdowns, Christ is the pre-season player of the year.
Jordan Wells, Sr., DT, Navasota— Despite being shor t of stature at 5-feet-11, Wells punishes offensive lineman and gained enough attention off Navasota’s star-laden state title team to be named All-State.
Bobby Jack Goforth, Coach, Caldwell—The prodigal favorite son returns home to put the sting back in the Hornets.