Lone Star Gridiron

2015 LSG 2A Defensive Player of the Year

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2015 Lone Star Gridiron Class 2A Defensive Player of the Year

Winner: DL Cory Chidester (Canadian)

Defensive Lineman Cory Chidester earns the title of Class 2A Defensive Player of the Year for his outstanding performance in the 2015 season. Chidester helped his Wildcats take the Class 2A DII State Championship. For the season, he had 136 tackles with an amazing 72 tackles for a loss along with 17 sacks. He ends his high school career with 324 tackles, 117 tackles for loss and 29 sacks

  • Lone Star Gridiron Class 2A Defensive Player of the Year
  • Texas Sports Writers Association Player of the Year
  • Texas Sports Writers Association 1st Team All-State
  • Texas Associated Press Sports Editors Defensive Player of the Year
  • Texas Associated Press Sports Editors 1st Team All-State

Runners-up for 2015 Lone Star Gridiron Class 2A Defensive Player of the Year

2. LB Holton Hufstedler (Canadian)

Linebacker Holton Hufstedler was a huge part of the Canadian Wildcat's success in the 2015 season. Hufstelder is a JR so he could be the 3rd consecutive Wildcat to win this award next season.  For the season, he ended with 196 tackles and 35 tackles for loss. His career totals are 358 tackles and 63 tackles for loss.

  • Lone Star Gridiron Class 2A Defensive Player of the Year Runner Up
  • Texas Sports Writers Association 1st Team All-State
  • Texas Associated Press Sports Editors 1st Team All-State

3. LB Kobie Herring (Refugio)

Linebacker Kobie Herring earns a position as a Defensive Player of the Year Runner-up for the impressive work he did in the 2015 season. Herring, a Junior stepped up as the top defender on the Bobcats and contributed to the teams achievement of making it to the state championship game.

  • Lone Star Gridiron Class 2A Defensive Player of the Year Runner Up
  • Texas Sports Writers Association 1st Team All-State
  • Texas Associated Press Sports Editors 1st Team All-State

4. DL Chase Lindley (Windthorst)

Defensive Lineman, Chase Lindley secures a spot as a Defensive Player of the Year Runner-up, for the notable performance he gave in the 2015 season. Lindley led his team with an impressive 181 tackles.

  • Lone Star Gridiron Class 2A Defensive Player of the Year Runner Up
  • Texas Sports Writers Association 2nd Team All-State
  • Texas Associated Press Sports Editors 2nd Team All-State

5. DL Trace Mascorro (Refugio)

Defensive Lineman, Trace Mascorro secures a spot as a Defensive Player of the Year Runner-up, for the notable performance he gave in the 2015 season. Mascorro a Junior contributed heavily on the run to the state championship game.

  • Lone Star Gridiron Class 2A Defensive Player of the Year Runner Up
  • Texas Sports Writers Association 1st Team All-State
  • Texas Associated Press Sports Editors 1st Team All-State

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