Prince Edward, Buckingham and Cumberland Football Teams Receive All-Region Honors

Published 7:11 am Thursday, January 12, 2017

The varsity football teams for Prince Edward County High School, Buckingham County High School and Cumberland High School had representation among the 2016 Virginia High School League all-region honors.

For the Eagles, senior Brandon “Tray” Scott was named to the 2A East All-Region second team as a kick returner.

Scott was also named to the All-Conference 34 first team as both a running back and a return specialist.

For the Knights, junior Bryce Leake was named to the 2A West All-Region second team as a linebacker.

Prior to that, he was also selected to the All-Courthouse Conference 37 first team as a linebacker.

For the Dukes, senior Jaylen Gilliam received 1A East honorable mention as both an offensive lineman and defensive end, and senior Brandon Leabough received honorable mention as a defensive back.

Gilliam also made the All-Conference 42 first team as an offensive lineman and defensive end, and Leabough made it as a defensive back.